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UAE | A promise.


As UAE celebrates it’s 47th National Day today, I can’t help but reflect on my relationship with this country over the past few years. A country that made me many promises, and now one that I have promised myself to.  Dear UAE, I visited you in my early years, packed in a car of family members and being the quintessential…

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Ten of my fondest School Memories – A trip down memory lane…


As the summer holidays come to an end, everywhere I look there are Back to School banners and promotions to be seen. The talk of admissions, books and uniforms along with woes of teachers mourning the end of the long summer surrounds me. It’s everywhere, except it’s not something I can take part in. Not just yet anyway. Baby Z is yet…

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Tea Time at Hummingbird Bakery …


Last Thursday, we decided to check out the recently launched Afternoon Tea Time Menu at Hummingbird Bakery. If you haven’t already realised, I have a major sweet tooth, and desserts are my weakness. Therefore, there was not a doubt in my mind that I had to see what the Hummingbird Bakery would offer. We headed to the Dubai Mall branch…

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Hershey’s Kissable Scones…


Scones are my absolute favourite to bake for a quick tea time treat. I first baked these in my cooking classes during secondary school, and have been experimenting with flavours to enhance my scones ever since. These little beauties are so delicious, quick and easy to make and with very few ingredients. Since moving to Dubai, I have only made…

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If my son was born in England…


  Since being an Expat in Dubai and delving into the community of blogging that is mainly British, I have come across quite a few differences in the way that I think me and my son would have experienced life had he been born in England. Below Is my list of 12 things of “If my son was born in…

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