Posts Tagged ‘bosphorus’

everything is black and white (beşiktaş)!!

June 3rd, 2017 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
Beşiktaş celebrated their 2nd championship in a row today in istanbul, including a black and white navy flotilla on the bosphorus! So very cool. Wish we were there but it ...

made for october

September 26th, 2016 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
It’s blue skied but rainy and the clouds and bosphorus are just gorgeous from our view, and we’re still unpacking and cleaning up the house (oh lordee don’t get me ...

Dawn on the 28th day of Ramazan

July 15th, 2015 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
The sun started to wake up just as we were going to sleep. We only have another 40 minutes of today, and then all day thursday before ramazan bids us ...

Friday the 13th

February 14th, 2015 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
Today was a nice and normal Friday, even though it was the 13th….ooohboo! But the bosphorous was quite green/blue turquoise colored and was very photogenic, albeit a tad cold while ...

housewife day

February 4th, 2015 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
Today I was an especially good housewife, and went recycling and then shopping, both to the market and the arnavutkoy farmer’s market, and then made a delicious pumpkin risotto with ...

Miniaret POV

September 6th, 2014 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
Today we had brunch in ‘breakfast town’ and we got to watch a giant oil rig get slowly towed out to the black sea. It went really slowly, and was ...

april showers…

April 30th, 2014 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
Remember me? Sorry I’ve been studying Turkish (I was in an intensive 5 day a week class for April, and had a presentation plus the exam on the 25th), and ...

feeling moon-y?

July 23rd, 2013 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
It’s a full moon tonight, which means that ramadan is half over already. I had iftar with the turkfamily since the turk was out with friends. The moon sparkled (in ...

the wonders of a sauna, and the pretty of spring

March 13th, 2013 | Posted by b | 6 Comments
I have been sick the past few days, but now spring has seemingly sprung and it’s so sunshine-y and lovely out, a very slight chill in the air but none ...

snow day!

January 30th, 2012 | Posted by b | No Comments
I didn’t have work today, but if I did I would have called it because of snow! lovely falling snow all day long. Minik watched it from the window, and ...
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