26.2 miles. I have to repeat that to myself every now and then. Today is a good day to say … Continue reading The Journey of 26.2 Miles Begins with a Single Step
An interesting (and often dangerous) set of behaviors to learn in a foreign land is how to drive. Bahrain is … Continue reading Parking, Bahraini-style
Spring break finally arrived! We’d been planning for our trip since January or so. It was starting to feel like … Continue reading Isn’t that why you have a reservation?
When we left our home and moved halfway across the globe, we expected to feel unsettled for a while. We knew … Continue reading A ‘Sine’ of Settlement
Italy. What a wondrous place! After spending the first few days of our break in Oman (read about that adventure here and … Continue reading The most ‘New Griswoldy’ of all our New Griswold Adventures…so far
I thought we were safe. We were at the airport, ready to head home from a short vacation in Oman … Continue reading Don’t bring a knife to a gunfight… or through security at an airport… or into Bahrain!
Living on an island in the Middle East affords certain travel opportunities. Every place you go from here is a … Continue reading Oh my, Oman!
Today is a milestone. I feel like we should hop on the latest baby picture trend and take a photo … Continue reading Sweet Home Al…Manama
Where do you find the largest mall, tallest building, largest indoor theme park, tallest twisted tower, largest natural garden, largest … Continue reading Buildings and Fountains and Penguins, Dubai!
When we told our friends we were moving to Bahrain, many of them were concerned about our safety and well-being. … Continue reading Our neighborhood red light district