Take a leap of faith

When I began exploring what was happening with IABC in the Middle East I think I raised more red flags than excitement. Others have been working on the region, and, well I am not in a formal leadership role right now. So why am I getting involved? I heard a lot of...

Reveling in the complex

I’ve been working on this very challenging sewing project for weeks now (see picture). I found the fabric in London last year. It’s silk chenille and it’s a total pain to work with. Add to that the facts that I am lining a pattern that doesn’t...

Culture fascinates

About 10 days ago I put out a query to some colleagues asking what they would like to know about regarding my experience training in the Middle East. I am trying to decide if I should write an article. Wow, did I receive (and am still receiving) a lot of feedback....