Monthly Archives: December 2011

The Historic Mud Brick City of Diryah in Saudi Arabia

Diriayah: 1446-1821 The historic mudbrick city borders the Prince’s organic farm on three sides and forms a romantic and moody backdrop against the stark outlines of the desert. Its ruined and rebuilt structures occupy every visual frame on the farm … Continue reading

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Oct 1st: last Day on the Farm and Home

October 1st Saudi Arabia and Home Dear Everyone, More adventure filled days.  We began at 6:00 with coffee and Mamoul, delicious date filled pastries that one can get at the supermarket in a variety of fillings- pistachios, apricot- but are … Continue reading

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Plebian Pastimes and Air in Saudia Arabia

  Dear Everyone, September 23, 2011 at the organic farm in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia More adventure filled days.  We began at 6:00 with coffee and Mamoul, delicious date filled pastries that one can get at the supermarket in a variety … Continue reading

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Latest Garden Adventure: Malaysia July 2011

July 1 Dear Everyone, Another lovely breakfast on the terrace at our lovely budget hotel in Kuala Lumpur, the Classic Inn, with the opposite shopping center’s huge air conditioning unit’s ambient noise shutting out the awakening of the city. Yesterday … Continue reading

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