Last weekend we did a quick weekend getaway to Dubai with The Spawn. So far we have been on the plane around 6 times with our Spawn. The first time we flew from Dallas to Toronto and back to Dallas when she was around 1.5 months. The third flight was Dallas to Kuwait when she… Continue reading Flying with an Infant
Dr. Martin Luther King's 87th Birthday was last Friday, and yesterday was the official holiday in the US celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King. I was reading his "I Have a Dream" speech and couldn't help but dwell on the portion "I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation… Continue reading Martin Luther King
I love Middle Eastern food! I've also learned not to call it Middle Eastern food, instead call it Arabic food. One of my favorite go to meals is eating a Moushakel! I am not sure how to spell it, but it's one of my favorite go to foods! There are two places in Kuwait that… Continue reading Get your Moushakel while it's hot!
I am not a mother yet, but I hope I will be one in the future. As more and more of my friends have kids I can't help but wonder, what kind of mother will I be? There's a video that has been going around where Indra K. Nooyi, CEO of PepsiCo, was interviewed. Basically… Continue reading Can women have it all?
I just spent the last 30 minutes playing with Google's Doodle. Today's Doodle was an interactive Rubicks cube! It's pretty cool, you can click on the cute to twist and turn it. Google will keep track of the number of moves you make. It's one of my favorite Google Doodles. If you haven't tried it… Continue reading Rubik's Cube – Google Doodle
Happy Birthday to Audrey Hepburn!! One of the most beautiful and iconic actresses of all time! Google created a Doodle for Audrey Hepburn .. http://www.google.com/doodles/audrey-hepburns-85th-birthday
I have been craving ribs for so long, but we can’t get any PORK baby back ribs here.. Some good 'ole southern ribs! When we were in Toronto there was an event called "Ribfest" and it was in different parts of Toronto for about two months during this summer. We loved going for that because… Continue reading Ribs.. and Dr. Pepper.. It does the body good!
When I think of Glamour, I think of Old Hollywood (not to say current stars are not glamorous).. But the leading men and women of the really had an extra oomph to them that I don't see as much these days. If you Google the word "Glamour" the first images that come are of actresses… Continue reading Oh the Glamour
The Husband and I love going to little mom and pop type places especially when we travel. It's always these restaurants that are the jewels of the city. While we were in Dubai, we went to a fish place called Bu Qtair Fish Restaurant. This place can't really be called a restaurant, but a run… Continue reading Bu Qtair Fish Restaurant
The new year started and we've already reached February 16! It's been such a busy year for me! The last month we went to Dubai for work twice, but were able to take a few days for ourselves. Our first night in Dubai, we went to a place called Bahri Bar at Mina A'Salam in… Continue reading Dubai Adventures Part 1