I never would imagine that my readership would not only be my family and friends but other readers from all over the world! My blog has invited inquiries such as folks asking about establishments I have visited in the “Kingdom” or a nurse or prospective Middle East employee asking about hair care products or info on where to get their nails done when they make their transition to work in the “Kingdom”. I was even contacted by Rahel, an Air Force sergeant, through my blog who was on her way to Riyadh to work. Her unit is co-located on the same compound as mine. She made several attempts to touch base with her sponsor but received no response. I made some calls to her military leadership, informed them that she trying to contact them and they took it from there to get their service member to the “”Kingdom” safely.
Through my readership, one of the women that live on my compound (thanks Charmie!) connected me with her friend, famous blogger Carol Fleming (aka American Bedu). It was an honor and pleasure to be recognized and interviewed by such a well-known icon. I humbly display my stats (August 2011 to August 2012) for GMarie’s Page:
Thanks for reading!