Old Tehran & My Mum’s Childhood Homes … Tehran, Iran …

_MG_0447-1On our last full day in Tehran we headed out to the older parts of the city with my Mum and her cousin Vahideh to see some of the homes my Mum grew up in with her family … its aa sad fact but its also a sign of the times and growth of the city that out of the three homes we went to see only one of them hasn’t been knocked down and rebuilt …

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Hampstead Heath Picnic … Food, Wine & Friends …

Over the weekend while we were back in the UK … Perry was off with his friends on a Stag Do and I caught up with my close girlfriends for a picnic on Hampstead Heath … The sun came out for the day and it was really great fun to catch up with everyone who came along …

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Mushrif Park Picnic … Sunshine & Friends …

On Friday we ended up seeing a bunch of friends throughout the day … and for Lunch we met up with Stef, Bas their Twin baby girls and their friends who were visiting them … we headed over to Mushrif Park in Mirdiff for a picnic and to enjoy the lovely weather while its still good enough to sit outside …

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Thursday’s Weekly Roundup … Cooking, Late Nights & More Picnic’s …

So its Thursday again … and that means its time for another weekly roundup … We had a busy weekend … followed by a busy week … and another busy weekend coming up … its all go-go-go around here at the moment … but in a good way … anyway so here’s the recap of our last week …

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Jumeirah Beach Park Picnic …

So last weekend Perry and I finally went for a little picnic in one of the Parks here … I had wanted to do a Picnic at Jumeirah Beach Park (or any of the other parks really) pretty much since we first moved here … but a picnic was always trumped by something else … and as it happened we never got round to it … I had even tried to plan one for when our families were out … but again something else would always be a higher priority than a simple picnic …

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Hatta … The Dam, The Pools & Some Other Bits Too …

So I know it’s been a while since we last blogged but here is an update of our trip down to Hatta and the rock pools on Friday with a group of people from the Emirates Photography Club (EPyC) …

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