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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, is KSA's 2nd largest city and is located on its west coast, right on the Red Sea. I moved here in 2007 with my Saudi hubby. This journal reflects the things that I see here, life through my eyes, my lens.
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A vest like this is often worn over the white dress for holidays Traditional dress is worn during the Eid holidays when Ramadan ends Fancy gold trim is often used to fancy up holiday garments from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2022/05/holiday-wear-for-boys.html
LINKING TO – SOUVENIRS ALL SEASONS from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/04/ready-for-ramadan-at-mall.html
RAMADAN WILL START APRIL 13 AND LAST ONE MONTH LINKING TO – OUR WORLD TUESDAY MY CORNER OF THE WORLD SOUVENIRS ALL SEASONS PICTORIAL TUESDAY from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/03/supermarket-ramadan-decorations.html
RAMADAN WILL BE HERE IN ABOUT A MONTH AND STORES ARE GEARING UP FOR A BUSY SHOPPING SEASON ALL KINDS OF RAMADAN THEMED SERVING DISHES & TRAYS RAMADAN THEMED NAPKINS EVEN ENAMELED TEASPOONS WITH RAMADAN DESIGNS SPECIAL DECORATIVE STRING LIGHTS AND … Continue reading
Just a few short years ago, Valentine’s Day was prohibited and non-existent in Saudi Arabia. Florist and candy shops were raided by the religious police in search of any signs of the holiday – including anything red or pink or … Continue reading
CHRISTMAS STOCKING RED AND GREEN A FAVORITE – CHRISTMAS MUSIC ANOTHER FAVORITE – CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS LET’S NOT FORGET THE FOOD! I MISSED TRAVELING THIS YEAR WISHING EVERYONE PEACE, JOY, LOVE, AND GOOD HEALTH IN THE NEW YEAR! LINKING TO – … Continue reading
This is the extent of my Christmas decor here in Saudi Arabia. Wishing all my friends who celebrate a very Merry Christmas! from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/12/merry-christmas.html
My favorite meal of the whole year has always been Thanksgiving dinner. I love turkey and stuffing, mashed potatoes and gravy, and all the other foods that accopany this traditional American annual feast. I love the leftovers too. Being so … Continue reading
Another enormous chocolate chip cookie decorated for National Day. Shops offered big sales and discounts. This post links to – OUR WORLD TUESDAY MY CORNER OF THE WORLD TUESDAY’S TREASURES from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/09/saudi-arabian-national-day-90th-birthday.html