The Villa Restaurant

I just realized that we never called this The Villa Restaurant. We have always called it Thai Villa Restaurant. I am not sure whether it used to be called Thai Villa but it’s highly possible being that this is one of the longest running restaurants in Riyadh. It practically only serves Thai Food but they […]

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Homeschool Crafting: Brook’s Shoutbox

Brooklyn is a gamer. If you know how gamers are nowadays, they have this term called ‘raging’ — this refers to their wild reaction to losing or getting shot at — basically, anything that pisses them off during the game. Brooklyn rages all the time and it gets into my nerves more than it bothers […]

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#FPQ 86: My One-Armed Sister

In response to Fandango’s provocative question # 86: I have dreamt of my one-armed sister. This was last week, super recent and quite strange. I suppose this could be one of the strangest coherent dreams I have. Most of my dreams do not make sense at all. In the dream, we were on a van […]

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Cooking it Spicy

I bought some curry powder from iherb and my husband immediately thought of a particular recipe he’s found online a week ago. Unfortunately, we didn’t have the other spices required so, we had a quick grocery stop. This was in Danube, Panorama Mall in Riyadh. He was able to cook something indeed! A super spicy […]

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Cookie Decorating with Brook

I never knew how ineffective I am at the kitchen until recently. I am not the ‘cooking mom’ — I am more of the ‘let’s play a game mom’ or the ‘kisses and hugs party’ kind of mom… but never ever the queen of the kitchen. I do cook but not like most moms who […]

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Gratefulness

At the moment, we’re kind of having a crisis and it’s getting more and more dire and things have been more critical than ever. I thank God because He never fails to give me hope. I continue to press on and claim onto His promises that He will not leave me like this.

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