Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Happy Wednesday Oman

 Here's to having a relaxing weekend, inshaAllah. For me that means driving with my husband with no particular destination in mind, camping out under the stars, or staying at home, pin-curling my hair, baking red-velvet cupcakes, and trying to make the perfect mint tea. Happy Wednesday Oman.

Saturday, February 23, 2013

A day in Oman through rose-coloured glasses

Sometimes waking up in Muscat is still a daydream. I am so thankful to be here. I know I complain alot about things in Omani culture that I don't happen to like, but I really couldn't imagine living anywhere else or giving up my passport for any other countries but this one here. For example, how many places in the world do you wake up to escaped African grey parrots greeting you with "Asalaam alaykom"? Here's to a sunday morning, looking at Oman through rose-coloured glassess....