List of Companies in Amman for Organic Fruits & Vegetables Delivery

I’ve written a few posts about the options you have for 100% organic and local produce (fruit, veggies & more) delivered straight to your doorstep in Amman, but here’s a handy list to summarize your options: Jabbok Farms How to order: Join the WhatsApp broadcast +962 795472689 for the weekly menu.ย Place your order before 12 … More List of Companies in Amman for Organic Fruits & Vegetables Delivery

Souq Al Shams Organic Farmers’ Market and Fruit & Vegetable Delivery

If you’re looking to support local farmers, go organic, eat healthier, or just get out and about on the weekend, then you need to check out Jordan’s first organic market –ย Souq Al Shams Farmers’ Market. You can find it every Friday from 11 am to 6 pm at Wild Jordan Center in Jabal Amman. For … More Souq Al Shams Organic Farmers’ Market and Fruit & Vegetable Delivery

Animal Rescue in Jordan – Al Rabee Society for Nature and Animal Protection, Aqaba

Through my blog I have focused a lot on animal rescue based out of Amman, but did you know there’s a shelter based out of Jordan’s most southern city, Aqaba? It is calledย Al Rabee Society for Nature and Animal Protectionย and to find out more I interviewed the woman behind the refuge, Ms. Rodica Toma Athamneh. … More Animal Rescue in Jordan – Al Rabee Society for Nature and Animal Protection, Aqaba

Petra by Foot: How You Can Play a Key Role in the Welfare of Working Animals

The following post and all images were submitted by Diana D., an expat currently living in Jordan. She is an artist and animal activist, especially dedicated to saving captive elephants. You can find her on Instagram at @elephantsoulcrafts. Seeing the majestic rose red stones as you walk through the Siq just before discovering the Treasury … More Petra by Foot: How You Can Play a Key Role in the Welfare of Working Animals

Jordan’s Canicide, Islam & Ending the Killing

The following is an open letter about the current state of animal welfare in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, what Islam says about animal cruelty, and the real solution to stray population control. It was written by Anna Zoubi, Jordanian animal activist and the current foster mom of rescued street dog, Naji. Islam Is The … More Jordan’s Canicide, Islam & Ending the Killing

Don’t Ride the Donkeys in Petra (or horses or camels!)

If you’re traveling to Jordan and planning on making a visit to Petra then you’re sure to be offered over and over again a donkey ride or a ride on a mule, horse or camel. It may seem like a smart choice, especially when the cart rides are advertised as “free” from the main gates … More Don’t Ride the Donkeys in Petra (or horses or camels!)

The Best Ways to Buy Second Hand Items & Sell Your Things in Amman

Before I moved to Amman I got really into minimalizing my life by selling things via an app. It actually became quite addicting! When I moved to Amman, I only came with 2 suitcases and 2 backpacks, so I didn’t have much to sell. A few months into my stay and items around the house … More The Best Ways to Buy Second Hand Items & Sell Your Things in Amman

Meet new people, eat & discuss tough topics at Shams Community Jabal Amman

Every Monday starting at 7 pm, Shams Community in Jabal Amman hosts a Dinner & Dialogue with a new topic for discussion every week. Even though I have been in Amman for quite a few months now, I had never been to one of their events, or even heard of them. I found them when … More Meet new people, eat & discuss tough topics at Shams Community Jabal Amman

Want to Volunteer in Amman? Check out these local non-profits…

One of the most rewarding and empowering feelings is to actively support a cause we feel passionate about. There are many ways to do this, you can always donate money for example, but if you don’t have the finances to do so, you can instead donate your time. If you are looking for a volunteer … More Want to Volunteer in Amman? Check out these local non-profits…