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Random Photos, and baby R turning 1…

I haven't posted my random photos for a while,, But here I am.. The first part of the photos today is on Ramadhan, and the second Part is on the celebration of my little R turning one alhamdulilah.   However if you are not Omani, you'd notice that the celebration is quite different from the usual… Continue reading Random Photos, and baby R turning 1…

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TrashPack and Peer pressure..

  My son H has recently been interested in some kind of toy products known as 'Trashpack'. You collect these small toys, and/or exchange some with other kids and brag about how much you have been collecting. The more collection you have, the more impressive you become between your peers.   I wasn't sure initially… Continue reading TrashPack and Peer pressure..

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Smiles.. and a lesson for me..

  A conversation with my children (was in Arabic and sounded much better before my translation here :D):   Me while taking little R to the bathroom, "babies love to smile, be like them. It's good to smile as much as you can". U: "but why grownups don't smile so often?" Me: "because they forget… Continue reading Smiles.. and a lesson for me..