How I Travel: A Reflection

On Sunday, August 18, I had to report back to work. My flight arrived at 4am, and I was home from the airport around 5am, but after spending the past 26 hours on planes and in airports— getting intermittent sleep across eight time zones—I wasn’t ready to shut my eyes. So, I bided my time… Continue reading How I Travel: A Reflection

Top 10 Posts from the Past Two Years

The other day, as I was preparing a new post for my blog, I noticed that WordPress had congratulated me on 100 blog posts. 100 posts? Seems like only yesterday that I arrived in Doha and started writing my original blog, My Days in Doha. In recognition of my 100 posts milestone, I thought that… Continue reading Top 10 Posts from the Past Two Years

How to Host a Low-Hassle Get-together

This weekend I hosted two get-togethers at my apartment. On Thursday night, some colleagues came to my place to watch movies. Then the next day, some more acquaintances came over for our bi-weekly roleplaying session. What my older friends know about me that my newer friends might not is that I thoroughly enjoy hosting gatherings.… Continue reading How to Host a Low-Hassle Get-together

7 Things That Happened to Me This Week That You Will Absolutely Not Believe!

This week I am playing with a Buzzfeed-style listicle to recap some of the highlights from my week. Please excuse the hyperbolic title and clickbait image. Enjoy! 😉 1. Received My Library Card from the Qatar National Library I am now the proud owner of a Qatar National Library card! I can check out four… Continue reading 7 Things That Happened to Me This Week That You Will Absolutely Not Believe!