Going Away Party

My friends had me an amazing going away party last weekend at Ritter Park. They are the best. It was a lovely after noon. The weather was amazing and people brought food, which is awesome because as you have probably come to realize I really love food. Usually I hate saying goodbye, but they made it…

It’s really happening…

I can finally sleep through the night without waking up every hour to check my email, because my flight information finally came through! Look like I’ll be leaving on Sunday Monday to start a new chapter of my life. I can’t even begin to tell you how excited I am. I will leave Huntington at…

Great news

My visa was approved. If you can’t tell I’m super excited to move.

What caused the delay?

When I signed my job contract I was scheduled to leave July 31st.  Still I am in USA. Why is that? Because my doctor is irresponsible. One of the requirements to get a visa to KSA is a physical exam including blood work. I sent my information to my employer on June 28th. June 29th…

How did you get your job?

Another FAQ I get is “How did you get your job?” Personally I do feel like this question is a bit silly, cause I got it like any other normal job. I filled out an application, did an interview, and was hired. I had been applying for jobs in my area, however I couldn’t find…

Why Saudi Arabia?

Since I have made the ‘official announcement’ about my job offer, a ton of people have asked me, “Why did you choose Saudi Arabia?”  This is probably the number one question I’ve gotten since getting hired.  And I’ve gotten a lot of questions. So here I will address the newly famous question, “Why Saudi Arabia?” Every time…

You live where?

When I tell people I travel to Kuwait on a regular basis, people always ask me where I stay at. Most people think that I literally go out into the middle of a desert, set up a tent, and live among the Bedouins. Or worse…. The reality of it is that my housing arrangements in…