No, I'm not trying to fool you with the title and yes, I know it is June already but ever since I landed on this side of 30 I've been groggy and dull brained. My 'new post up every Saturday' intention has gone a bit haywire since Ramadan, exams, and Doha's heat have frazzled the… Continue reading May Gratitude: 11 days off for Eid!
Growing up in a small family, I used to think Eid, birthdays, and special occasions should be about having as many people around you as possible. Even on normal days, I felt like a huge chunk of something was missing from my life but special occasions only compacted this belief. As children, we would get… Continue reading An expat’s thoughts on Eid
We've reached the end of our first month and Hubby's snap chat stories still begin with 'Welcome to Qatar, boys!' It was also our first Eid away from home and it began with... A very early Eid Salah. We've successfully puzzled many taxi drivers who can't figure out why we simply won't pray across the street.… Continue reading Eid ul Adha 2016