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Happy Saudi National Day!

A gigantic sized chocolatel chip cookie decorated in the green and white colors of the Saudi flag will be a nice addition for a Saudi Arabian National Day celebration,  Today Saudi Arabia is 90 years old. Balloons and video graphics … Continue reading

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Life After Covid, Slowly Returning to Normal

My husband and I resumed walking laps at the mall a month ago for exercise. Boy, it feels good to be moving again after months of being couch potatoes.  But it’s amazing how exhausting it is for us!   It’s still … Continue reading

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High End Designers and Modern Architecture #JDP

Ultra modern architecture in Jeddah houses the likes of big name designers like Prada, Gucci, and Chanel.    This post links to – SKYWATCH   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/09/high-end-designers-and-modern.html

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Embellished Traditional Women’s Outfit #JDP

This highly embellished outfit in a Jeddah shop window caught my eye.  There is gold and silver trim on the bodice and hundreds of small gold and silver metal embellishments all over the garment.    The sleeves are belled, the … Continue reading

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Jeddah Random Photos #JDP

Just a random collection of photos for you today. I thought the first photo looked rather artsy – I like the compostion, the lines, and the traditional menswear.   The second photo is an attractive Asian themed children’s clothing shop window … Continue reading

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Unusual Hair Product #JDP

I often see many products offered here in Saudi Arabia that I really haven’t ever seen for sale in the US.  This one is a product specifically for women who cover their hair.  I had never really thought about the … Continue reading

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Jeddah Live Seafood in Supermarket

Maybe this is common in other places around the world, but the other day when we were grocery shopping at a supermarket we hadn’t been to in a while, we saw a large tank filled with live fish and lobsters.  … Continue reading

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Desserts – and Toys Next Door

from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/07/desserts-and-toys-next-door.html

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Cheese Alternative?

We were looking for grated parmesan cheese the other day, and this was all we could find – Grated Parmesan Cheese Alternative. The first few ingredients listed are: Food Starch, Water, Palm Oil, Artificial Maltodextrin Flavor, Salt, Powdered Cellulose, and … Continue reading

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Middle East Lanterns

On one of our recent rare outings to buy groceries and to purchase hair clippers so I can start cutting my husband’s hair, I saw these beautiful lanterns at SACO.  I’m a big sucker for lanterns like this – but … Continue reading

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