Caturday Time With Hugo & Derek …

IMG_20140529_072517The boys have been great this week … although a little bit too playful in the mornings for my liking … having said that I am liking this new routine I’ve developed with Derek … when my first alarm goes off in the morning (I have three) he jumps onto the bed and snuggles up next to me … usually he rolls around a little to try and get my attention … eventually I’ll get up and feed him …

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Other Bits & Pieces From Shiraz … Spending Time With Family … Shiraz, Iran …

_MG_2410-1This is finally my last post about our trip to Iran … a little round up of the other bits and pieces we got up to while we were in Shiraz … mostly from around my grandparents home …

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Weekly Roundup … Long Weekends … Kings of Leon Concerts … & A Lack of Sleep …

Processed with VSCOcam with f2 presetWell it has been a crazy busy week … considering we had a long weekend and short working week it has felt like the weekend was never going to get here … it has felt like the longest week in existence … probably a combination of to do at work and not sleeping properly at night is creating this feeling …

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Abu Dhabi … Long Weekend At The Westin …

_MG_3327-1Wow well the weekend already feels like it was ages ago … even though this is a short week due to the extra day off its been super busy and I haven’t really had a lot of time to slow down … in any case I thought I’d do a quick little blog post about our time in Abu Dhabi this last weekend …

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Darvaze Qo’ran & Herbal Extracts … Shiraz, Iran …

_MG_2292-1Hey everyone … I’m almost finished with the Iran posts … only one more after this one … one evening after our by now regular afternoon naps … we headed out to see the Darvaze Qo’ran … or also known as the Qo’ran Gate … its the historic entrance to the city of Shiraz and now a popular tourist attraction …

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Monday Links for the Week …

Processed with VSCOcam with f2 presetHey everyone … we had such a lovely long weekend around here … it was actually a lot of fun … Perry and I actually went to Abu Dhabi for the weekend and stayed at the Westin for a couple nights … it was nice to just get away for a couple days … we went to the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and even got round to planning our summer holidays … but more about that later this week …

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Bazaar Vakil … Shiraz, Iran …

_MG_1967-1So after our wandering around the VAKIL MOSQUE & BATHS … we headed into the Bazaar Vakil next door … first off on our way to the Bazaar we walked past what used to be the city prison …

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Caturday Time With Hugo & Derek …

IMG_20140518_142533This week has been so busy … but the boys are always there to welcome me home during the week … and no matter how tough my day has been coming home to these two fluff nuggets always cheers me up no end …

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Knitting Adventure … Small Projects – Headbands …

_MG_8176-1Hey everyone … so I’ve been knitting now for a little over 8 weeks now … and I’ve already tried out a whole variety of different knitting projects … I’ve shared little bits here and there of some of the stuff I’ve made so far … but I thought it about time I posted a little bit more about them …

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Thursday’s Weekly Roundup … Manic Week & A Long Weekend …

Processed with VSCOcam with a6 presetIts been such a manic crazy week for me at work … Perry has been pretty full on with his current project too … but I am so glad it is almost the weekend … and it also happens to be a long weekend this time round too … even more amazing!

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