• How to get a logo that rocks

    What there is to love about 99designs! Ok, the cat is out of the bag, I am launching another site that will be focused entirely on wellness.  Actually, it will bridge the gap between mainstream medic...
    Nov 27, 2012 6 Comments

  • Sweet Spot

    There is a time period that is 1/2 way over, a time that every new mother should be told about. One that if she knew about would guide her through those sleepless nights, the colic, and the tantrums. ...
    Nov 07, 2012 5 Comments

  • How the environment is increasing your risk for breast cancer?

    It is that time of the year: breast cancer awareness month: important because as with the increasing incidence of breast cancer, everyone will know someone who has been diagnosed with the disease some...
    Oct 23, 2012 4 Comments

  • How to protect your child in the face of an epidemic?

    When the story of a Qatari man flown to the UK with a Sars like virus broke, I avoided discussing it with anyone non-medical.  Why?  Not enough information was initially given and sometimes a little...
    Oct 03, 2012 13 Comments

  • Travel requirements when traveling alone with your children.

    In continuation of travel requirements presented in my last post, I thought I would share yet another “Seinfeld, No Soup For You” moment while traveling.  The post was written two months ago.  H...
    Sep 25, 2012 2 Comments

  • Don’t get caught with your pants down, the next time you travel.

    Passport requirements to travel Did you miss me?  I certainly missed the community.  However, I must say, it was nice to have the majority of the summer off with the kids.    Hopefully I will be b...
    Sep 18, 2012 9 Comments

  • I have a degree in molecular science but now I’m a mum no-one wants to employ me.

    At some point in the past you’ve graduated from a top notch university with a super fancy degree and a whole world of opportunities was staring you in the eyes. You probably started a career in an e...
    Jul 10, 2012 12 Comments

  • The easiest way to make spectacular tie dye shirts

    Every 4th of July that we are home, we buy Old Navy American flag T-shirts for the kids and ourselves.  This year, I wanted to do something a little different and thought wouldn’t it neat if we...
    Jul 04, 2012 3 Comments

  • Their pee pee is different. And why god made mothers?

    This post is inspired by Pragmatic Mom’s recent post on “Why did God Make mothers? and similar questions that were asked of 2nd graders.  It was an endearing post, a version of which I had read b...
    Jun 10, 2012 10 Comments

  • It stinks to be an expat

    When I was pregnant with my second child, I had 3 women “on call” for my delivery in the event it occurred while my husband was out of town.  3 women who before moving to Qatar, I did not know. A...
    Jun 03, 2012 5 Comments