Archive for the ‘Health and Beauty’ Category

We’ve been trying to pull Xiane’s wiggly front teeth since Sunday but never really had the guts to. They’ve been “overstaying” and unless they get removed, the new teeth won’t be able to come out. Xianelle has also been having a difficult time eating because her gums bleed and she can’t bite properly. So we […]

After receiving a SMS from the The Supreme Council of Health last night denying the occurrence of Swine Flu in Qatar, newspapers in the morning reported three cases of Swine Flu in Qatar. All the three cases were officially confirmed by the Minister of Heath H E Abdullah bin Khalid Al Qahtani yesterday, the newspaper […]









Click on the photo of Xiane to see her first tooth extraction!

Photos were taken with the Nintendo DSi so quality isn’t that great.

About 3 weeks ago, Christian woke up feeling pain on his left foot.  It was the area between around his big toe to be exact.  At first he thought that it was nothing that he was even able to go to work that morning.  But then when he came back for us (it was Xiane’s […]

This is year is by far the worst that we’ve ever had when it comes to our health. It’s just that the three of us keep getting sick, one after the other. Just this week, we had to confine Xiane at the Pediatrics Emergency Center (the one I’ve been calling Children’s Emergency Clinic) after falling […]


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