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Breaking News!!!!!

Khufu has a son named Khafra!!!! Will he be next to the throne? Or will Djedefre Khafre’s brother,become pharaoh. No one knows what the future holds.

Recipe of the Week

Ma'moul



Pastry

  • 500g plain flour

  • 250g butter

  • 2 tablespoon orange flower water

  • 3 tablespoons roughly chopped walnuts

  • 2 tablespoons milk


Filling

  • 200g roughly chopped walnuts

  • 150g roughly chopped figs

  • 2 tablespoon orange flower water

  • 1 teaspoon Cinnamon powder

  • 2 teaspoons fine caster sugar



  1. Rub the butter and flour together until you have fine crumbs. Add the flower water and milk and knead into a pliable dough. Set aside.

  2. Soften the figs with warm water if they are dried. Mix the walnuts and figs to form a fairly fine paste. Add the flour water, cinnamon, and sugar and mix well.

  3. Divide the dough into golf ball sized lumps and flatten into a circle. Drop a tablespoon of the filling into the middle of each circle of dough. Press the edges of the dough together encasing the filling but leaving a small circle of filling visible.

  4. Place the pastries on a greased baking tray and bake for 20-25 minutes in a moderate oven (180C /350F).

  5. Allow to cool before serving.

Daily Egypt Gossip


Spotted- Khufu caught cheating on wife, Meritites I, with unknown Princess. It is rumored that Khufu and Meritites split…. What will happen to Khafra and Menkaure?
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Come Work for Pharoah Khufu

Help is needed at Pharaoh Khufu’s royal palace. Come clean, cook, and help Pharaoh Khufu with his needs. You can earn up to 5 coins a day.

Pyramid is being built.

Have you heard? Or are living under a pyramid. There is massive pyramid being built for Pharoah Khufu’s grave. Well, rumor is that the it will be the largest pyramid ever built! Help is wanted.

Come Get your Pharaoh beard here

If your dream is to be a Pharaoh but you are not eligible to be one… Get your own Pharaoh beard to look and feel exactly like a pharaoh. Only 5 debens each. Also, if you want the full effect of a pharaoh, buy a pharaoh crown for only 15 debens. Just come North of Khufu's pyramid building site, and find the shop called Pharaoh Gifts.
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We ask you

Last week we took a survey to see if you approve of the building of Khufu's pyramid . Lets see what you guys said.


Khufu_Fan_6273


I say do it!!! He is very respected and deserves to have a big pyramid. I think he is the best Pharaoh yet.


falafel_lover


Do not do it. It is a waste of money and time. Why does he even need a pyramid anyway? He hasn't done anything to help Egypt so why does he deserve the special attention of having a pyramid.


pyramid_homie123


I say, on with the pyramid.

Sculptures

Newest and bigest sculpture was just made by Hutmose, a world renown artist. Visit it in front of the palace.
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Game Time!!!

Where is Khufu? Try and find Khufu without cheating. Answers on the last page.
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Fashion Style

Women these days wear simple sheath dresses called kalasiris. Our clothing is more consetvative than mens clothing. Children don’t wear clothing until they are 6 years old. The children will wear the same style of clothing as their parents. We are very skilled at making jewlery such as necklaces, bracelets, and anklets. You can buy kalasiris at the store Egyptdales across the street from the great pyramids. A great deal is out so buy your kalasiris now for 20 deben.
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Necklace for sale

Do you want a golden necklace and earrings for only 50 debens? Come North of

Khufu's pyramid to a shop called Ameniritis's Jewelry or call 998-4576

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Word Search Time!!!!

Try to find all of the words with out cheating!
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Pyramid for Sale?

Some say that there is a pyramid up for sale. Is that true or not? Khufu is thinking about selling one of his pyramids for 1,000,000 deben. People say that it has a block of gold at the tip of it. Nobody knows for sure but we will keep you updated!
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How is it like to work for Pharaoh Khufu?

pyramid_lover_426


"I trade goods to people who want what i have and they have what I want. I also am a servant for Khufu, but I don't like to tell people that. I am being demanded all day, every day, so hopefully Khufu doesn't see this because than I will be doomed. Do not tell this to anyone else who works for him. I don't get paid at all which is unfair."

Answers for the Khufu Find

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Answers for the word search

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