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A beautiful breakfast

Food isn’t that important to me any more, I get a much deeper pleasure having it with people I care about. That was the feeling I had this morning meeting up with my friend Karla Solano at Chai Café where we had a semi-traditional Bahraini breakfast, and talked running, amongst various other topics. It was really nice to see Karla again. This slideshow requires JavaScript. The café itself is nice and cosy, situated on two levels …

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Things more important than oil

Who cares about oil prices? Sure it’s at $139 at close in NY yesterday, but it’s still cheaper than water. The issue I have is not that, it is the complete absence of Weetabix from the local market. How can one have a decent breakfast if there is no Weetabix? Frances has scoured all the supermarkets in Bahrain and has been complaining bitterly as well about its disappearance. It seems that when it comes to foodstuffs, …

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Breakfast

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Breakfast, originally uploaded by malyousif.Rose-ringed parakeets come to our garden every morning for the breakfast we put out to them. They must like it very much and appreciate it as their numbers increased over time. They actually wait on the surrounding trees and make such a racket until one of us gets out and puts breakfast out! But it’s something we really enjoy. They are fun to watch as we’re having breakfast! …

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Breakfast time!

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Breakfast time!, originally uploaded by malyousif.We have many parakeets coming down for breakfast every morning. And as the weather has been rather cold for Bahrain, they have been ravenous. Together with other birds, the heaped plate of food my wife puts out to them every morning is finished within a few hours. There is rarely anything left by early afternoon. We have frozen a lot of dates we harvested last summer, my wife now thaws …

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