Mint Lemonade To Start Your Day

Mint Lemonade To Start Your Day

Mint lemonade seems to be the national drink here in Kuwait. It’s on every menu and each restaurant has its own recipe.  I experimented and came up with an easy mix that I use in the morning in place of  plain old lemon water.  Mixing it in the blender makes...
Mystery Fruit!  Well, Not Really…

Mystery Fruit! Well, Not Really…

One of the perks of moving to the Middle East is all of the new foods we get to eat. This fruit is a great surprise. The biggest surprise is that we’ve been eating it for years, but didn’t have any idea how it all begins. Check out this photo and tell me what fruit...
We Made It!  What Now?

We Made It! What Now?

Moving between houses is one thing. Moving from one country to another is something else. Between July 12 and August 12 my husband and I have been “in transition.”  Thanks to the graciousness of friends we have had a place to store our things and lay our heads....
Exploring Kuwait’s Almubarakia

Exploring Kuwait’s Almubarakia

The Almubarakia , Kuwait’s heritage souk, is a huge indoor-outdoor market where you can find EVERYTHING! The souk (market) covers many city blocks and is made up of small shops and stands where almost anything can be haggled for. The really interesting thing...
You’re Moving Where?

You’re Moving Where?

It’s been awhile since I’ve written much. You know how life is, lots of turns in the road. Well, this time my life has taken a really big turn! In August my husband and I will be moving to Kuwait. I have accepted the position of Elementary Principal at Al Resala...