Posts Tagged ‘holiday’


October 10th, 2014 | Posted by b | No Comments
Reading a good book with a little bodrum kitten on my lap. Life is good. And pamuk the kitten sure loves our laps! (don’t tell minik)

iyi bayramlar

October 4th, 2014 | Posted by b | No Comments
Let’s not be too blue about last night’s game, instead I will wish you all a happy, safe and healthy bayram. It’s kurban bayram here until tuesday, the feast of ...

iyi bayramlar!

July 28th, 2014 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
The blessed month of ramazan has now ended, and now we can eat and drink in the daytime (a strange thing to do after a month of eating only during ...

bitez dondurma

July 26th, 2014 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
Dondurma (turkish ice cream) is a delicious thing always. anyone that knows me knows that I can not resist ice cream/dondurma/gelato/sorbet etc. and bitez dondurma here in bodrum is just ...

Happy bday Türkiye!

October 29th, 2013 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
It’s Republic Day here, and Turkey is now 90 years young. We’re still waking up at 7am-ish, and all the red and white flags are hanging from windows and balconies. ...

October 26th, 2013 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
We’re home now, and I will blame jetlag on my lack of posting. I will also blame jetlag for toying with us. Today marked the 4th straight morning where we ...

Happy July 4th bday, America!

July 4th, 2013 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
Time to open some beers and start the BBQ! Happy long holiday weekend everybody in the US of A!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! you best be wearing green!

March 17th, 2013 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
Happy st. paddy’s from istanbul to all my Irish and honorary Irish family and friends. Even though this city doesn’t really celebrate the holiday like the insane amateur drinking night ...

happy christmasholidaynewyears cheer

December 26th, 2011 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
love to all my loved ones near and far. I hope everyone has a lovely christmas/end of 2011. My santa buppee put some presents under the tree, we went out ...

’twas the night before the night before christmas

December 23rd, 2011 | Posted by b | 3 Comments
…and all through the house only one creature was stirring and it wasn’t a mouse (it was a crazy romping kitten!)   We just watched Bridesmaids and drank some sahlep and now ...
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