The problem is staying an artist when you grow up”. Picasso My siblings and I grew up in a house filled with artists, art and beautiful things. Art was an integral part of our lives as we were growing up and not just in a passive way. My mother flung us into art and art … Continue reading “Every Child Is An Artist…
This list for us adults, kids do not need 8 reasons. Just tell them you are going to Africa to see lions, elephants and giraffes in the wild while riding an open top safari car. This list is to convince you parents that this is one of the best vacations you can take with children 3 and older. And if you don't need any convincing you can wait for the next post where I tell you my ultimate safari packing list, when the best times to go is and how to choose the best lodge for your family!
We all agree that women must drive. It is a basic right we need, to be able to survive. Every campaign has been the same and every time the people who support it are expecting what? Is it a campaign to show how important it is that women drive or to show how against women … Continue reading An Open Letter To the Women Behind the ‘October 26 Driving’ campaign. Let’s Try Something Different!
It's the final week of Ramathan, the month muslims fast every day from day break till sunset. And I am sad to see it go. I have fasted before outside of Saudi and it was horrible. There is a sense of community and spirituality you find in a muslim country that are all fasting together … Continue reading Faith, Fasting and Prayer
Last night I told my children that I was off for a small trip for 2 nights this weekend. J protested and asked how come and why she couldn't come. I explained that its a grown up trip and she wouldn't enjoy it anyway. B, who is 3 i might ad, said "its your day … Continue reading Some Time Away
Well, after a three and a half hour car drive we are back in Riyadh. The first hour of the ride was spent with me sleeping and the kids watching their Ipads. The second hour was spent with me reading twitter, playing 4pics1word (if that's the correct name for it). The next 30 mins was … Continue reading Aaaaaaand we’re back.