Inspirational TED talks

In the spirit of the UN climate change summit that will be held in New York (and because I am an environmental consultant by profession and naturally interested in all things environmental- and climate change-related), I’m posting links to two TED talks that filled me with so…

First impressions, trips etc

Hello everyone. So its been an eventful nine months in Egypt. While there have been various culture shocks and frustrations galore (if furnishing a house in Cairo has taught me anything, it has taught me patience), getting used to the generally slow pace of things here compared to Dubai (and…

My weekend omelette

    Hello my foodies! I’ve made this omelette for our weekend breakfast for the past 2 weeks and my husband has officially dubbed it the best omelette I’ve made so far. It’s perfect for a lazy Friday or Saturday! It’s light…

Wedding and honeymoon

So I thought for the first few posts, I would write about the highlights of my life in Egypt since I moved up until now. But my story really began when I met my current husband, Mohamed. After 2 years of a long-distance relationship/engagement we finally got married…