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Brothers are the best, especially when it comes to activities like fishing. My DH’s brother lives in Dubai, too, and when we all get together, I love stepping back and watching them all ‘be boys’ together.
Silent Sunday this week is another Christmas photo, which I thought was a suitable image as we slide into the new year …
During nearly a decade of airline life, we’ve lived in or near three different cities, and with each move, I’ve noticed a theme: Our proximity to megamalls and Disney parks. It’s like we’re destined to live next door to either … Continue reading
“It’s a special day today,” piped BB at breakfast this morning. “It’s Dubai’s birthday!” To be precise, it was the UAE’s National Day today, marking forty-one years since the UK’s treaty expired and the separate sheikdoms decided to form an … Continue reading
Following on from my Fifty Shades of Yellow post the other week, here’s the sequel! This is what the sky looks like when a shamal (sandstorm) is being whipped up. Pretty amazing, no? And the best way to ensure a … Continue reading
It’s lunchtime. Everyone’s hungry and we decide to head to a Subway we haven’t been to before. “A 12-inch roast chicken on Italian, please,” I ask the man behind the counter. “Yes, Maam,” he says, nodding in agreement and loading … Continue reading
I’ve discovered the most comfortable tent in the world – at the Banyan Tree Al Wadi resort in Ras Al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates. There were even desert gazelles wondering by. But just wait till you see what … Continue reading
I’ve been loving Mrs Dubai’s Wednesday slots – so far, ‘What I wore Wednesday’ and ‘What I ate Wednesday’. I’m not even going to attempt a ‘What I wore’ meme because if you saw my outfit right now – navy jeans, … Continue reading