From Houston to the UAE

Point of Advice… Health Matters

The last couple of weeks have been pleasantly cool here, and the bite from the frost gives us a little taste of home. However,...

The Mall Culture of the UAE

Designer stores everywhere! You name it; it is here! One of the interesting things that I noticed early after arriving in the UAE is the...

Finally!

Imagine this: You're sitting at home scratching a lottery ticket with a shiny coin, as each section is revealed, you begin scratching even more...

A Transition…

This is dedicated to all the August 2014 EMT hopefuls…. This week, I am sharing my blog through poetry. I enjoy writing. I believe this...

Reflections… The New Year is here!

Imagine this. You are seated on your comfortable couch with the shades drawn and the only noise to be heard is the soft hum of...

A week of Art and other things

This week went quickly. On Sunday, we decided we would go to the zoo. Unfortunately for us, the line was extremely long… especially for...

So Much to Do Before the BIG move!

One word that describes this week… tired. Last week, was my last week of work, thus the final paycheck. We have been saving along...

Boxes, Mother’s Day and a return notice…

Can you say boxes? There are so many of them right now, that our house is totally overrun with them. Just when we think that...

The Bits & Pieces…

There are so many little bits and pieces that come together during this process. Let me begin with some great news… We finally got...

Life’s a canvas… Paint a picture!

Imagine someone giving you a paintbrush, beautiful acrylic paint and a blank canvas. Your task is to create a picture of a place you...