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Jilboob

Read a news article the other day about “Jilboob.”   This was not in the New York Times. Jilbab, in Indonesia, is the wearing by women of head scarves and not the full […]

The Help.

I hired a housekeeper today. They are pretty common, not only among expatriate staff, but also many Indonesians.  They are called pembantus which means “House help”  Sometimes they even export themselves to […]

Greasy Palms

It was Indonesian Independence Day this past weekend.  To honor the day, the embassy relaxed and had “FUN DAY!”  An afternoon of games and snacks and music.  By games, I mean gunny […]

Ana Seas The Day

A travel blog for salty souls

qqueenie

my garden of thoughts

irevuo

art. popular since 10,000 BC

Single Serve

Delicious meals for one in under 20 minutes.

Organic Gardening Advice & Tips

Organic Gardening tips

Travel and Sport

news, tips , tricks , advices

RTW Roxy

A girl travelling around the world on a motorcycle.

Not So Secret

Worldwide wanderings. Local musings. Global travel, culture and ephemera.

Planet Bell

A Travel and Photo Blog by World Traveler Jeff Bell

Ohio, Miyazaki!

Worldwide wanderings. Local musings. Global travel, culture and ephemera.

Adventures in Wonderland

Worldwide wanderings. Local musings. Global travel, culture and ephemera.

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