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Christmas Middle Eastern style

The man himself and he was a very busy boy all night



Santas naughty helper, Fatima. She is our breakfast hostess


Commercialism at its best. These guys were selling goods at the Christmas market

Polar bears and snow made from wadding/batting

This photo is my favourite. I know it's not very clear but in the middle of all the Christmas cheer these two poor emirate gents were trying to have a quiet coffee!! The cute gingerbread house in the background
Merry Christmas and happy holidays to all
Here's hoping 2014 is a good year for all of us

Comments

Phyllis said…
These are great pictures! Have a wonderful Xmas!
Sharon Eshlaman said…
I hope you and your family have a wonderful holiday, as well.
Andi said…
Merry everything Jenny xx
Miriam said…
Merry Christmas!!!
Jenny M said…
Best wishes for a lovely Christmas, hope you get to spend it with your family.
odette said…
I was so surprised to see that you was in Oman. I'm living in Muscat, Oman and we have a very nice quilt group here.
I hope that you had a wonderful time.

2014
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365 days of love
365 days of friendship
365 days of enjoy
365 days of creativity

Odette

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