Author Archives: Adventures in Saudi

2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 13,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this … Continue reading

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First week completed

We have finished the first week of our Saudi adventure.  It has been an interesting and educational week.  Sam and I arrived in the late afternoon on Friday.  We were warmly welcomed by the April team and spent a fun evening … Continue reading

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May team is here!

We can and can’t believe a month has passed. We have experienced so many highs and so many lows on this trip. It was definitely an experience of a lifetime. We are ready to pass the baton onto the May … Continue reading

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Last Weekend in Saudi… (For most of us)…

This weekend marks the final weekend in Saudi Arabia for Andrea, Amber, Sandy and myself, (Aaron is just starting his second full week here). We’ve all been awaiting the weekend with mixed emotions.  We go from anxiously looking forward to … Continue reading

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Home Stretch

The weekend was too short but this is our last week of work. On Saturday (their Monday here) Jen and I went back to KSMC to finish some business. We did some more teaching on head to toe assessments as … Continue reading

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Rawda exit 12 weekend

Today was Friday the offical day of rest for all.  We started our day with a sandstorm, which we learned is called a haboob.  The day is sunny but the sand creates a haze, we inhale sand when we breathe the … Continue reading

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24 hours since landing in Riyadh after nearly 16 hours of airtime with a brief 6 hour layover in Paris has been eventful and eye opening. Even though it’s the weekend today on Thursday, we all got up and went … Continue reading

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