The Weekend

The weekend. A break for some, hard work for others. I know that this weekend is definitely going to be a busy one for me. A math exam, a project due, conference paper to go over and submit and some decisions to make. I don't usually have busy weekends like the one coming up. The weather isn't always nice around here, we quite literally have 2 seasons: summer and winter. So most of the time weekends are spent indoors.…

Stuff to Do When it Rains

Bahrain had one of those "mother of all rains" yesterday that lasted just about most of the day. Unlike other countries (in Europe for instance), that much rain is not normal around here. The sewers get clogged, cars break down, the sun is gone making it dark and gloomy (it went dark at around 4pm :-s) and people don't exactly know how to drive in the rain. If you are like me and prefer to stay home, here are some things you can do to pass time:

  1. Read a book!