Hi Everyone, I'm sure y'all have all given up on me but I have just been so busy with life and also finding motivation to post. Summer was busy for me because my family came to visit us. We did our annual US/Canada trip early and went in September. This trip was one of my… Continue reading Carne Guisada Latin Beef Stew
So we finally moved into the apartment.. The timing was a little off because I was in Dubai when we had to vacate the place we were staying and then right after I came back from Dubai, The Husband had to go to Switzerland. So right now we haven't really furnished the place. The only… Continue reading Settling in…
I haven't written in my blog about our apartment search because we found an apartment, but didn't want to jinx it by talking about it. We've given our deposit for the apartment so I guess there's no turning back. Right now we are staying at a place called Sharq, which is near the water. As… Continue reading Apartment Update
July 14th was our one month mark of being in Kuwait! I still cannot believe that it's been one month of living here and I still feel like I am on an extended vacation. I think once we find a permanent apartment and start going through the phases of normal living, it will start sinking… Continue reading One Month!!
Back in the office and starting the work week. Ramadan is going to start in two days so I'm a little nervous about that. We still haven't found an apartment. Today marks our 22nd day in Kuwait. The last three weeks have been up and down for me. It's been hard trying to get used… Continue reading Salam Alaikam
It has been 18 days of living in Kuwait. I still cannot believe that we moved here! Life here is so different and I do feel homesick. I miss our 18th floor condo and my comfy couch! I miss my kitchen and being able to whip up whatever I feel like. Can't wait to find… Continue reading Happy Canada Day – 1 day late!
It's Thursday and that means it's equivalent to Friday!! How exciting 🙂 I've finally started doing some work, which is great! I hate sitting around and doing nothing. Started inventing my own work to do! My usual days were to read the news, look for apartments, and call people about apartments. Then I would read… Continue reading TGIT- Thank God It's Thursday!
Wednesday - June 19 We have been trying to find a temporary place to stay and it has been tough! First of all the Kuwaiti Dinar is about 3.6 to the Canadian/American dollar! So we are looking to pay between 300 – 500 KD per month and originally we were looking at furnished apartments, but… Continue reading And the apartment saga continues!
Sunday – June 23 First weekend in Kuwait! I cannot believe that Friday marked our first week of leaving Canada! Thursday night we went to a place called Salmiya to check out apartments… We were trying to avoid this area because of all the traffic, but we are getting a little desperate. We went to… Continue reading One week of leaving Canada!!
June 25 – Tuesday Gorgeous view!Last night we went apartment hunting in a place called Mahboula and we looked at 3 places. The first one we saw was an older property and it was not so nice, but it did have a lot of space and a beautiful view to the sea! The second one was… Continue reading First Migraine in Kuwait