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The Cure Beauty Spa: Review…


Late Monday afternoon I set off to The Cure Beauty Spa, located in the Investment Park in Green Community, Dubai. I had heard many good things about The Cure, especially their raved about facials, so when they invited me to check out their services, I knew I simply had to undergo a facial too. 

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I am THAT Parent who…


We are all *secretly* THAT parent. The one who does the things they are not supposed to, because they do not meet social conformities, or our expectations that we ignorantly held before parenthood. Though our Instagram paints a pretty picture of days out and smiling toddlers, we all fall prey to being that parent that we vowed we wouldn’t before pregnancy misshaped…

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As if Time has stood still…


It has been just over a week since I returned back to England for my month long vacation after two years of being an expat in Dubai, and in so many ways, it is as if time has stood still. Returning back to Leicester, everything looks almost very much the same as it was when I had said good-bye two…

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The little things I miss about Leicester…


Last week I came across this article in the Leicester Mercury, by Raegan Oates, about the strange things she misses about Leicester, now that she has moved to Bulgaria. I could really relate to it, and I must admit I have been thinking of quite a few things I miss about Leicester too since my visit to England is in…

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Local Flair Issue 3: Harmony House Toys


For the third edition of the Local Flair feature, we have Gabriele from Harmony House Toys telling me about her business of wooden toys for children. Read on to find out more about the qualities of the handmade toys and her passion to educate the market on why wooden toys are a great pick for your children.

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When Mr Z is away…


Mr Z is away once again for a business trip, this time to Kuwait. This is his third business trip so far this year, and I thought I would jot down a few thoughts I have on the matter.

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