Monday Links For The Week … Home Decor Ideas …

Hello everyone … hope youve all had a lovely weekend … we’ve been having a great time exploring Istanbul so far … only a couple days left but have squeezed in quite alot already … planning on taking the last couple days a bit easier before we get back to Dubai …

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Caturday … Hugo & Derek’s Balcony Adventures …

Hello everyone … so those of you who follow our CATURDAY posts will know by now that the boys and in particular Derek have been getting incredibly curious about the balcony and going outside … so for today’s Caturday I’m going to share some pictures I took of them on my big camera rather than from my iPhone from their balcony adventures …

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Thursday’s Weekly Roundup … We’re Off To Istanbul …

Hello everyone … well Perry and I are off to Istanbul this afternoon for a few days … can’t wait … everyone keeps telling me how beautiful the city is and how its a dream for photography … so I’m really quite excited … and to add to that excitement I get to see my cousin and her family who I haven’t seen for a few years … they moved to Istanbul from Iran a few years ago so its been a while since I last saw them … and it will be Perry’s first time meeting them too …

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Ezi Dzi … New Persian Restaurant In Jumeirah Lake Towers …

This last weekend Perry and I decided to try somewhere new for dinner on Friday night … I chose this Persian restaurant called Ezi Dzi in nearby Jumeirah Lake Towers (JLT) … it was relatively new and I had heard about it opening up recently … so I’d book marked it as something to try out soon …

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London Marathon April 21st 2013 …

Hello … I’m not going to go on for ages here but I just wanted to share a little something … On Sunday 21st April 2013 my Mum ran in the London Marathon … it was her first full marathon and I am so proud she did it … I remember years ago my Mum and I had talked about entering to do the Marathon together … but since moving to Dubai that prevented that from happening …

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Monday Links For The Week …

Hello Everyone and welcome to another Monday Links post … this week is a big jumble of stuff I’ve been finding online … in fact its been quite hard to narrow down which ones to post as there have been so many good finds this week … or atleast I thought so …

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Caturday Updates … Lots Of Stretching & Napping …

Hello everyone … this week’s Caturday is a somewhat more relaxed affair … the boys have been very lazy this week … bar one evening we gave them some catnip and Derek went all hyper … all he wanted to do at that point was chase the laser pointer … if I stopped he’d just walk around the apartment crying until I’d start playing with him again …

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Thursday’s Weekly Roundup … Earthquakes & Stuff …

Hello everyone … another Thursday has rolled round and this week has just felt like it’s flown by … not that much happened … in fact compared to the last few weeks this one has been rather uneventful … (if you ignore a little bit of drama on Tuesday – more about that in a bit) … anyway here is this week’s roundup …

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Monday Links For The Week …

Hello everyone … hope you are all having a lovely sunshine filled Monday … the weather here is starting to ramp up … its really lovely first thing in the morning at around 30C but becomes abit too much by the afternoon … other than that we had a rather low key weekend at home … ran a few errands and I caught up with a friend for her birthday …

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Caturday Time … Balloons and Balcony Bird Stalking …

Hello hello … and welcome to another Caturday post … we finally figured out the boys obsession with the Balcony this week … there appears to be a bird who has made its nest on a nearby balcony and comes by our one for a visit every now and again … when is around the boys are hooked to the window and Derek even starts talking to the bird … he makes this odd sounding chirruping noise a noise we had never heard him make before … he doesn’t even sound like a cat when he does it … apparently this is a hunting thing …

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