Friday, February 21, 2014

What's Sport Relief 2014?




Kuwait will be participating with a 1 mile sponsored fun walk to the Kuwait Towers. All funds raised are going to aid the Syrian refugees. Click here to get more details. Bring your kids and wear whatever fun get-up you can think of - your roller blades, clown costume, ball gown & tiara, walk it backwards, on your hands or with a wooden leg dressed as Long John Silver.














NBC Anchors Rap to Rapper's Delight

Nightly News anchor Brian Williams “rap” Sugar Hill Gang’s “Rapper’s Delight” on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon — thanks to some expert video-editing work. The clip also features a “duet” with NBC’s weekend anchor Lester Holt, and TODAY‘s Kathie Lee Gifford “chimes in” with a “Say what?”

#Shakshooka Farmers' Market Busted by Local Mayor

 



















Very sad to hear the Shakshooka market irked the Yarmouk mayor so much that he had the organisers taken to the local police station. I heard one of the mums said she was an organiser to spare her daughter. These pop-up markets with unlicensed vendors cause a bit of a dilemma for the local council - hopefully areas can be agreed upon whereby the shakshookers can continue making and selling fabulous homemade goods, chutneys, jams and breads and we can buy what the hell we like.

Thursday, February 20, 2014

#Shakshooka Farmers' Market Today in Yarmouk at Steam Gym, Blk 3, St 3


Al Kout Mall National & Liberation Day Celebrations

 
 
 
 
Join us in celebration of Kuwait's National and Liberation days from Feb 25th to March 1st....Enjoy traditional Kuwaiti performances and displays, Kuwait flag kites, Flag face painting and photography with camels and falcons.

Pharrell Williams' Happy Song Done by Kuwaitis :OD




This must be the Kuwaitis response to the article stating that 200,000 are depressed in Kuwait. Must say certainly made me smile.

WTG people...

 

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Prince Charles Wears a Thobe and Does a Sword Dance in Saudi

                                                                                                                                              
 

Britain's Prince Charles wearing traditional Saudi clothing, dances traditional Saudi dance best known as 'Arda' performed during Janadriya culture festival at Der'iya in Riyadh, on February 18, 2014. Charles arrived in Saudi Arabia on a private visit.
 


Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Sunday, February 16, 2014

4th Annual Charity Golf Tournament at KIGCC In Aid of K'S PATH






































Join us for our first anchor fundraising event of the year. K’S PATH’s Fourth Annual Charity Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday 15th March 2014 at the Kuwait International Golf & Country Club (KIGCC). There are exciting prizes for ‘Longest Drive’ and ‘Closest to the Hole’. This is a great way to enjoy a splendid day of Four Man Texas Scramble while supporting a worthy cause. All proceeds go towards K’S PATH programs.
Hurry! Registration closes Wednesday 12th March 2014. Register now!
(1) Download the registration form by clicking this link: http://kspath.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/Golf-Registration-Form-2014.pdf 
(2) Fill the form, enclose with total registration fees as exact change in an envelope and drop to the following points before Wednesday 12th March 2014:
-1- Kuwait International Golf & Country Club (KIGCC)
-2- Pet Spa Al Rai branch, 11 am – 9 pm (open all days)
-3- Pet Spa Shaab branch, 9.30 am – 7.30 am (closed Mondays & Fridays)
We will also be present the following dates and timings to take bookings from 5 pm to 8 pm:
-1- Starbucks Movenpick Al Bidaa – Sunday 23rd February, Sunday 2nd March and Sunday 9th March
-2- Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf Fintas – Wednesdays 19th February and 5th March
You will receive a confirmation of your booking/registration within one working day of drop-off/collection. For further inquiries please call (+965) 67001622 or email events@kspath.org


 

On Sixth Street, Shuwaikh

Remal International Festival [Sand Village] Schedule of Events


Friday, February 14, 2014

These People Seriously Rock! K'S Path Marine Conservation Volunteers


 
Almost every weekend a group of veteran volunteers and newbies get themselves down to Sulaibikat to clean up the beach. A pointless act some might say  due to the blatant disregard some have here for their environment. But that doesn't deter Fatima Al Sabah and her fellow K'S PATH superstars from getting down and dirty clearing the mangrove area which helps the mangroves thrive and in turn creates a healthy habitat for other species.

They've done a truly amazing job and it's certainly something to sing about..

video
 
 
What it used to be like..
 
 
 
 
You too can make a difference by contributing a few hours of your weekend morning, zeal and efforts to protect the many beautiful species of bird and flora at Sulaibikhat Mangrove beach! Do get in touch if you, your school or your group is happy to volunteer with our Marine Conservation Program. Email volunteers@kspath.org or call (+965) 67001622
 
 
 


Thursday, February 13, 2014

3rd Annual Mawruthna Al Hirafi at Bayt Lothan

























To be held on February the 16th to the 18th from 5pm to 9pm at Bayt Lothan, next to Marina Mall in Salmiya.

Mawruthna Al Hirafi is an event that takes you back in time and showcases traditional Kuwaiti craftsmen and their lifestyle. Live music will be hosted by a variety of famous Kuwaiti artists. 
 
 
Thank you Nouria.
 
 

Shakshooka Farmer's Market Today at Marina Waves

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

KidZ National Day Carnival in Kaifan on Saturday 15th Feb


Should Read 'Baba's' Priceless Princess ;o)















My daughter's motto.

From 6 months old our precious one has had my husband and I dangling on a string. However, one of us has to be the disciplinarian so it's me. My husband yells and threatens but has never laid a hand on his baby girl - not even a little smack on the hand.

Anything Miss Kookie wants, Miss Kookie gets. Mini fridge for her bedroom, guitar used once, Samsung when they had just come out and her own loo roll holder placed just above the communal one. Sporting her own cartoon toilet roll paper next to a hand-made sign that she made saying, Do not use my toilet roll.

Her real name 'Sheikha' it is perfect for her. LOL.

I, on the other hand, am more pragmatic in dealing with our sweet, savvy, adorable little monster. But who can tell? Certainly not a smitten parent that's for sure. 

Fun in the Park with Day Out at Shamiya on 15th February

From 10AM - 5PM

Largest Crocheted Kuwaiti Flag in the World






Tuesday, February 11, 2014

For Your Sweet Valentine
























www.trulyscrumptiouskuwait.com
 

12 cupcakes for KD 9
 

Ahmadi Music Group Presents Acis & Galatea

 
Acis & Galatea Poster


In February 2014, Ahmadi Music Group and Kuwait School of Dance  will present Haendel’s great pastoral opera, Acis and Galatea. 
 
Watch as Acis, the brave young shepherd falls in love with the exotic Galatea, queen of the Water Nymphs.  She loves him in return, but her great beauty has also attracted the fearsome one-eyed monster-giant, Polyphemus.

 
How can Acis hope to fight Polyphemus in order to protect Galatea?  Can Galatea’s band of gentle Water Nymphs stand against the Scary-Fairies who follow Polyphemus?

 
With full chorus, international soloists, full corps de ballet, and live orchestra, Ahmadi Music Group will bring this great classic work to full-colour life on the beautiful stage of the Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah at Maidan Cultural Center, on the roundabout near Shaab Park, Shaab.
 

This website is now enabled for on-line purchase of tickets by Knet only. Please use your Knet debit card to purchase tickets. If you are not able to purchase by Knet, then please enter your information to reserve your tickets, activate the “CASH” button, then contact info@ahmadimusicgroup.com or on their ticket hotline 6618 4192 to arrange to make payment.

 
 
 
 

Kuwait Bibliophiles Book Club Meeting



Alaa Makki Newborn Photography



Kuwait Riders 4th Bike Show 2014


Creative Homemade Valentine's Card Ideas

 
 
 
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