I am an American, an expat, a woman, a mother and a wife. I live in Saudi Arabia, and my experiences as all those things are markedly different because of this place I call home. Please join me in seeking out, exploring and exposing those differences - and my reactions to them - through a little thing I call Sand Gets In My Eyes.
The diary of a white girl in Arabia, documenting the highs and lows as she navigates her way through a conservative Middle Eastern society, along with the successes and failures in baking. Characters that make recurring appearances are her children, Charlie and Lola, and the love of her life, The Mister. ...more
United Arab Emirates
This blog is about a first-time mom's perspective of, among other things, what can only be described as the adventures of parenting. Staying in the Middle East adds its own quirkiness to everyday things and I hope to share them with you!...more
sand in the machine, With a title based on a Robert Heinlein quote about politeness in society, consists of the author's examinations of life as it is and life as it maybe should or could be......
Hi. My name is Sandi Kahn Shelton, and this is my blog, which is turning out to be about writing and ordinary life, and being a parent and a novelist and a person who walks four miles every morning and who drinks a lot of iced tea.