Author Archives: juliafizz

Forever in my heart…

So… here I am… with less than 24 hours left in my beloved Turkey. I’ve already cried with my Turkish Mom, run all the errands, packed my suitcase (ok, for the most part), and have a night planned with the … Continue reading

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The Copper Cleaning Guy

So… on our way to Mt Nemrut last weekend we stopped in one of the market towns famous for copper. On our way out of the market we saw this man cleaning copper. First he fires it, then brushes it, … Continue reading

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Sunrise at Mt. Nemrut

So… we finally got to Mt. Nemrut – as far into Eastern Turkey as we’re going to get. I knew the first day we walked into Suleyman’s (the travel agent) office and saw the poster of the giant stone heads … Continue reading

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Chickens and ducks in a box…oh my

So… Here’s something you don’t see every day. Or maybe you do and I’m just in the wrong place. Anyway, I’m walking along a street in Adana the other day and there is a box on the sidewalk…chirping. I investigate, … Continue reading

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Antioch

So… my Mom and stepdad  are hanging with me in Turkey for a few weeks. I booked a trip to Antakya or Antioch (ancient city with the first established church – in a natural cave) – a pilgrimage, if you will. … Continue reading

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March? Already?

So… my bloggyiness has been in serious decline for the past three months. After such a tough Fall (thesis, husband near the brink of death, traveling, some changes, etc.) a break was in order. But I’m back… ready to enjoy … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!! 365/365!!!!

So… this is it! 365 of 365. WOW. I can’t believe I actually finished this. Tonight has been so awesome, celebrating with my chosen and Turkish families. (Ok – Still celebrating… I’m getting some peer pressure to hurry up with … Continue reading

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