Monthly Archives: November 2011

Road Closed

In a surprise turn of events, the road to our building was completely closed one day. We don’t mean, one of the ways was closed. THE road to our home was closed. But, of course this was no problem, because … Continue reading

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Hall Crawl

JT is really moving. We haven’t actually clocked his speed, but this video shows you how fast he goes. He can go faster, but his pants were slowing him down.

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Thanksgiving on the Roof

All you Americans still in North America are about to be completely jealous of our thanksgiving, seriously. One of the husbands in our building worked really hard building this on our roof: And so, our wonderful Arab Thanksgiving Feast looked like this (see … Continue reading

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Our First Thanksgiving

For our first thanksgiving here, we drove to another country, and had dinner outside, with a bunch of other Americans. Here are some pictures:

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Thanksgiving Day, 2011, Abu Dhabi

Most Americans in the UAE find other pockets of Americans and have turkey together in someone’s house, a hotel restaurant, or on the roof (like us). Hotel restaurants cater mostly to the expat communities and are a great place to … Continue reading

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Our new ride

It finally happened. After 8 trips to the Hyundai manager’s office, we purchased a used Kia Carnival Minivan. We only learned on trip 6 to his office that it was his minivan. Of course. Now we know another question to … Continue reading

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videos from september

Video clips from September

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