Um Abbas

//Um Abbas

About Um Abbas

Sometimes feeling out of this world.

A Day on a Beach

By | 2017-03-14T18:52:00+00:00 May 4th, 2012|From Kuwait, Photo|

We went to a small “bikini” beach today (yay for wearing abaya somewhere like that), it was rather small but clean and nice – my husband’s intent was me walking bare feet on the sand and that possibly making Abbas [...]

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My Goldilocks

By | 2017-03-14T18:52:00+00:00 May 3rd, 2012|From Kuwait, Photo|

My daughter had a production day at Gulf British Academy today and she was assigned the role of Goldilocks (and the three bears). She was very proud of her golden costume and obviously enjoyed being on stage (why don't I [...]

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The Case of Potatoes

By | 2017-08-05T21:58:55+00:00 May 2nd, 2012|From Czech, Thoughts|

For the past several weeks of my 2in1 period of life with nr.2 addition to the family I seem to be rather craving one basic (Czech) nutritive – potatoes. Usually boiled, but in any case, I need them. I like [...]

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The Kuwait Constitution Articles 35 and 36

By | 2017-08-05T21:58:55+00:00 April 19th, 2012|From Kuwait, Religion|

Article 35 of Kuwait constitution: Freedom of belief is absolute. The country protects all religions symbols. Article 36 of Kuwait constitution: Freedom of expression is protected. Every person has that right in speaking, writing, or any method. LWDLIK - So [...]

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First Real Crochet

By | 2017-08-05T21:58:55+00:00 April 10th, 2012|Crafting|

I've finally managed to crochet something of shape, colour and even representable to the world. I've followed a pattern for the soles of the shoes, but the rest is my own doing, and I am even quite satisfied with the [...]

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By | 2017-08-05T21:58:55+00:00 April 8th, 2012|From Kuwait, Photo|

...which is, supposedly, the temperature in shade (in Celsius) we've reached today. Well yay (nay), it's 8th of April, and I am not prepared to get barbecued yet! Yesterday I've optimistically opened the nice, rounded window in my room to [...]