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A belated Anniversary and OOTN…


On Tuesday evening, Mr Z, Baby Z and I headed off to a belated anniversary meal at Al Waha, Taj Palace Hotel (now renamed Jood Palace Hotel). Below, I share with you a few photographs of the wonderful night that we had. Al Waha restaurant was hosting a sea food night on that particular day, and my husband booked it…

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Lost and Found…


Baby Z has reached that wonderful age of toddler-hood where he loves to discover, explore and play all by himself. He can be entertained for a rather long time with a box and items to put inside it. Sometimes though, he likes to take this game a little further by taking items and hiding them away in nooks and crannies…

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Local Flair Issue 2: FMM by Fatma Al Mulla


The second edition of Local Flair features the lovely Fatma Al Mulla from FMM, who discussed her journey from printing t-shirts with satire comedy to creating eye-catching accessories and clothes. Keep reading to find out lots more about the inner workings of this Emirati fashion designer.

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Why airports make me soppy…


Airports. There’s something about them that evokes a lot of emotion inside me. Whether it is picking up and dropping off a beloved, or arriving and departing myself, I always find myself watching everything around me in awe, especially people’s behaviours. Having dropped off my brother only last week at the airport *sob*, I was able to witness the travel…

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A Thank You Letter to my Masseuse…


I was lucky enough to be gifted a massage treatment at a Spa in Dubai for my birthday, thanks to my sister and brother in law. It’s the one named “On the Go Spa Ladies Salon”, located in Business Bay, Dubai, UAE. I don’t normally go for massages(they are quite the luxury, especially being a mother), and having only experienced a…

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The Blogging Interview with Mummy On My Mind…


I was tagged by the lovely Nicole, from Domesticated Goddess, in a post about finding out more about the wonders of why and how bloggers blog. I love a question and answer post, and I don’t think I have really spoken about why I blog on here, so this is a good opportunity as any! Thanks Nicole for the tag and…

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A Letter to my Future Self on my Birthday…


It is my 23rd Birthday today (Whoop whoop!), and since I started blogging a couple of months ago, I thought it would be a great idea to capture the place I am at in my life right now, in the form of a letter, and address it to myself ten years on. So here goes!

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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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