Month: December 2003

Success story

I just read this article in the Jordan Times and it put a huge smile on my face. The article tells the success story of my friend’s family buisness. Very impressive! Keep up the good work, Fairuz! Businesswoman succeeds in establishing several potential export leads AMMAN (JT) — Jordanian women-owned manufacturer of terry-towels participates in …

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Hideous Kinky

An unexpected performance by Kate Winslet. I never expected to see Winslet wearing a Hijab and performing Muslim Prayers, as she did in Hideous Kinky. The movie explores the quest for spirituality and higher understanding. Watching it was actually very surreal because I couldn’t tell whether the call for prayers was coming from the movie …

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Our neck of the woods…

I am so proud of my husband Jeff. He created a beautiful and very informative site about our Jordan wedding. It was his very first website and the result is amazing! Check it out at www.neckofwoods.com Love ya hubby!

….. and the Goblet of Fire

Now as I have some time to breathe before my editor starts hammering me, I thought I would hail J.K. Rowling’s masterpieces. Nowadays, I’m reading Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and my life can not be better. Can’t wait to put my hands on Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix!

Feeling jolly

So it’s chrsitmas eve and things so far have been going very well. Although we are living in Qatar, a conservative Muslim country, I can still feel Christmas. My colleagues at work just got me a gift! Swiss choclates, very nice of them really … considering the fact that I am the only Christian in …

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