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Back To School for Mom

I actually don’t remember ever being anxious about going back to school. After a long rather boring summer, I looked forward to it. What definitely made me anxious were the exams. 194 more words

Daily Prompt

Marine Helicopter Crashes in the Gulf of Aden - all 25 onboard rescued

MANAMA, Bahrain (NNS) — A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter assigned to the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) crashed at 2:00 p.m. (GMT), today, at sea in the Gulf of Aden as it attempted to land aboard USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19). 248 more words

Military Aviation

Another Bahraini jailed for a Twitter message

This video says about itself:

Sentenced for social media: Bahrain activist jailed over tweet

10 July 2012

Bahraini anti-government campaigner Nabeel Rajab, a prominent activist who has been using social media to highlight…

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Human Rights

‘Royal family dominates courts’: Bahrain arrests high-profile human rights defender

A prominent human rights activist Maryam Al-Khawaja was arrested shortly after arriving in Bahrain to check on her father, who is hunger striking in prison along with thousands of sentenced activists, a key opposition figure Nabeel Rajab told RT. 957 more words

Human Rights

Nursery Nightmares

Whilst in a meeting with the Chairman of a large holding company the other day, the inevitable series of bleeps and vibrations (which signal panic in BizMum’s head at number of hours left in day to deal with work issues) came from iPhone, which stupidly I checked when Chairman was issuing instructions to a minion. 374 more words

Tropical Chic

Hayaa Khalifa top |GAP jeans | Bop Basics from Shopbop.com bag | Sam Edelman sandals from Shopbop.com | Flash Tattoos from M Beauty Lounge | 286 more words


Spicy twisted mackerel

We regularly buy fish from our favourite fishmonger in the Old Manama Suq every other weekend and last Friday was no exception. This time, it was the turn of the Mackerel. 274 more words

Inspired Food