Posts Tagged ‘ramadan’

mish mash

June 1st, 2017 | Posted by b | No Comments
I’ve got a bunch of things that are cluttering up my chrome and desktop so instead of waiting for them to somehow all work together with my writing I’ll just ...

hoşgeldin Ramazan!

May 26th, 2017 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
It’s that time of year again – ramazan! Our fast begins tomorrow so this friday was our last day for a month that we can eat and drink during daylight ...

current state of mind

July 1st, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
Amazingly, there are only 4 more days of ramadan left for 2016, counting today (happy july/temmuz 1st!) and my mind is totally in summer mode. It’s also still in football mode ...

GOL beeee gol!

June 22nd, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
Turkiye decided to show up with their 2008 euro cup magic comeback dust for their third group match against Czech. We finally won something more than just our flag’s colors ...

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 ...

my cat can eat a whole watermelon*

July 7th, 2015 | Posted by b | No Comments
Ramadan is winding down already, we are in the final ten days which is just amazing (I am constantly amazed by how fast time goes, although staying up until 4am ...

neighborhood iftar

July 4th, 2015 | Posted by b | No Comments
Last night we broke our fast outside in our ‘hood of arnavütköy! I had been to the market earlier in the day and noticed a snake-line of white tables being ...

hodgepodge

June 24th, 2015 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
Yesterday I was feeling a bit sick, so I didn’t fast. After only 5 days of Ramazan already it was strange to eat and drink during daylight hours. I’m back ...

Hoş Geldiniz, Ramazan!

June 18th, 2015 | Posted by b | No Comments
The blessed month of Ramadan is here. A year goes by so quickly, and now I’m back on the internets looking up food recipe ideas for suhur (breakfast) and iftar ...

Ramazan geldi

June 27th, 2014 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
Ramadan begins tonight. The mosques sang their welcome to this holy month, and we watched the lights and boats on the bosphorus just a bit ago from our balcony. Tomorrow ...
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