Weekly Roundup … Ramadan Begins …

img_0610Hey everyone … so back again today with another round up … the only reason this post didn’t go up yesterday was that we were having internet issues which have since been resolved thankfully!

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Monday Links For The Week …

Hey everyone … its been a bit quiet around her now that everyone has left and its just me and the boys at home … having said that its not all bad … I’ve had a very productive couple days and I’m looking forward to getting a lot more done before we go away at the end of this week …

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Early Christmas Celebrations & Saffron Brunch At The Atlantis Hotel …

_MG_6474-1So with all of Perry’s Family in Dubai now we celebrated Early Christmas with them on Friday 28th November by going to the Saffron Brunch at Atlantis … it was a busy day for brunch but the food was great as always and everyone really enjoyed themselves which was the main point really …

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Cooking Adventures … Katsu Curry …

_MG_5072-1Hey everyone … so as some of you may have noticed trying out new dishes or rather trying out new recipes was one of my 29 BEFORE 29 challenges this year … this is really just to try and keep me motivated in the kitchen and to encourage Perry and I to find some new favourite dishes to make at home …

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Monday Links For The Week … Fun Links & Stuff …

Hey everyone … so we had a lovely weekend with Perry’s Parents … including a trip up to Al Ain Zoo … it was also our ANNIVERSARY and IRANIAN NEW YEAR too … overall it was a lovely way to end their visit and Saturday ended up being quite a relaxing yet productive day for us too …

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Citywalk Jumeirah … Dubai …

On Saturday Perry and I checked out the relatively new Citywalk shopping/restaurant arcade on the corner of Al Wasl and Al Safa road in Jumeirah … I’m actually really glad that there are more developments popping up around town with more of a focus on being outside than trying to get people inside malls … Continue reading

Flippin Pizza … Ibn Battuta Mall …

Over the weekend Perry and I headed down to Ibn Battuta Mall to try out this new Pizza Place called Flippin Pizza … Perry told me about this new restaurant a few months ago and we finally made time to go check it out …

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Brunch At Mina A’Salam … Sunshine & Friends …

So after a quick trip to the Airport and picking up Harri in the small hours of the morning … we got back home and managed to get a few more hours of sleep before waking up in the morning … we got ready and headed over to the hotel … met up with our friends Paul, Sarah and their neighbours Veronica and Paul (yes another one) …

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Khoresht Karafs … Celery Stew … Iranian Food Recipe …

Ok so in my post on BATCH COOKING I said I’d post a couple of recipes for the Iranian Dishes I made … and here is the second one … Khoresht Karafs … its basically a celery stew with meat and it has always been one of my favourites … the recipe is my Mum’s and its delicious … whenever I used to go away on a trip on my return home my Mum would always make this for dinner … Yum! … so here goes …

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Taachin … Chicken & Rice … Iranian Food Recipe …

So after my post on BATCH COOKING I said I’d post a couple of recipes for the Iranian Dishes I made … and here is the first one … Taachin … its basically a chicken and rice dish and happens to be one of Perry’s favourites … the recipe is my Mum’s and its delicious … so here goes …

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