This blog began as a description of our life in Al Ain, UAE (United Arab Emirates). Brn worked at the UAE University Libraries Deanship for three years and Bss homeschooled our four children, D, B, P, and O. After returning to the the USA for five years, we are living in Abu Dhabi now.
More on Geckos
According to the ladies at the Expat Mum chatboard and my co-workers, these lizards in the house are perfectly safe, as well as beneficial, since they eat bugs. A little one (about 6 cm or so) was crawling around on the floor last night, and he was a little less camera shy than the larger one: