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The King has passed away

Friday, January 23, 2015      1 comments

I am an American, married to an American but we live in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Yesterday King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al Saud passed away at the age of 90. He was the King of Saudi Arabia since 2005. May he rest in peace. My condolence... Read more

Happy Birthday!

Tuesday, January 20, 2015      5 comments

Today is my Daughter's 37t birthday. Can't believe she is 37 already, where does time go? Wish I could be with her but I can't. I hope I can call her later but there is an 8 hour time difference between us and she is working today so i might ... Read more

I LOVE Maxine

Sunday, January 18, 2015      7 comments

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Cross stitch finished project

Sunday, January 11, 2015      4 comments

I started this project on Jan 10 and finished it on Jan 11. It's a monthly series of patterns on the SanMan message board for members only. It's only 1 1/2 inches x 1 1/2 inches. Read more

January 10, 2015

Saturday, January 10, 2015      1 comments

I gained pounds so I need to work harder to get them off. I am so very sad, my mom moved from her comfortable little apartment in her friendly retirement community to an assisted living facility. It just hurts me that she had to move but i... Read more

1 January 2015

Thursday, January 01, 2015      6 comments


Stop beating yourself up!

Tuesday, December 30, 2014      4 comments

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My snowman

Saturday, December 13, 2014      7 comments

Ok, so it's not real snow, it's a rice filled sock snowman. Should have used a different type of sock but it will have to do. UPDATED PHOTO-gave him arms Need to make a Mrs for him Read more

Motivation saying

Wednesday, December 10, 2014      5 comments

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Sandstorm on Monday

Tuesday, December 09, 2014      4 comments

Saudi Arabia is home to a few sandstorms so all of a sudden Monday the sky got dark, orangeish brown dark. I looked up and saw a huge orange cloud rapidly coming towards the villa. I tried to upload a video but it won't let me. Read more

30 years ago

Monday, December 08, 2014      1 comments

On December 7, 1984 in a blinding snow storm, with a 3 year old and a 6 year old, I boarded a plane in Syracuse NY headed for JFK where I boarded another plane for a 14 hour flight landing in Dhahran Saudi Arabia. We were only staying for 2 yea... Read more

Remembering Pearl Harbor

Sunday, December 07, 2014      4 comments

Moment of silence for all those lives lost and for our brave men and women who survived that "Infamous day in History" I may not have been alive back then but it is still my country. Read more


Thursday, December 04, 2014      1 comments

Yes, I know this isn't new but this is the first time I've read it outside SparkPeople, and yes I am considering a fitbit thing. Hungry Girl's housewalking article:
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My American Thanksgiving in Saudi Arabia for NorasPat

Thursday, November 27, 2014      2 comments

I'm American, married to an American but we live in Saudi Arabia. Sometimes trying to find ingredients for special holiday meals can be a challenge and sometimes my husband is on business trips during holidays since only Muslim holidays are ... Read more

November 19, 2014

Wednesday, November 19, 2014      4 comments

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