Posts Tagged ‘minik’

new year, same old post

January 14th, 2017 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
I keep forgetting that it’s january and have barely said ‘time is passing so fast’ OR ‘the first time i’ve done xyz in this new year’ OR ‘good thing I ...

January 10th, 2017 | Posted by b | 3 Comments
In this new year, even with the sad and terrible things that have occurred already, there is still hope for good in people. As you know there has been a ...

turk-o-lantern

October 31st, 2016 | Posted by b | 4 Comments
Happy halloween! Our first October 31 in Bitez, so there’s even less halloween-y things going on than in istanbul (which is not saying much) but we do have a big pumpkin ...

a week ago

October 22nd, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
yesterday (monday night) was a week since we spent our first night in bitez! time passes so quickly…….. and now it is saturday night and I’m just now finishing this post. ...

a week ago…

October 14th, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
…we woke up in istanbul on chez bakkal and this morning we woke up in our bitez home. And tonight is our first night with minikins! It’s nice to have ...

June 27th, 2016 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
after a humid summer-y day, and I watched two euro cup matches (Germany and Belgium won their quarter finals) and broke my fast, now my fast begins for a new ...

football is better than food (sometimes)

June 12th, 2016 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
It has nearly been a week since ramazan began, but yesterday was special because it was ma mere’s birthday (happy happy birthday! i love you!) AND the Euro Cup is ...

welcome ramadan!

June 6th, 2016 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
The blessed month of ramadan is here again. Has it really been a year? Today is the first day and it’s overcast and cloudy, and perfect weather for fasting. My ...

eve dönüyoruz / we are coming home

April 13th, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
Yesterday Beşiktaş FINALLY got to play in their home stadium again… it has been something like 3 years since they mostly tore the old stadium down to rebuild it in ...

ben istanbulum / I am istanbul

March 21st, 2016 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
I’m sad to share that a week and a half ago there was a bombing in Ankara, and then on Saturday there was a suicide bomb on istiklal right here in ...
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