Alarm Bells

I was awoken two days ago by some particularly annoying beeping. In my half-sleep stupor I managed to clear my bedside table of all the important breakable stuff whilst trying to reach for the iphone. I blindly flicked where the snooze button was supposed to be several times but the infernal noise continued. I squinted…

Solitude

Today I had breakfast at Dean and Deluca’s at Souk al Bahar, which is near the Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Mall. You know those things that are the biggest of their kind in the world? Funny, I often miss the civilised nature of Australia, but there, they boast “The Big Pineapple” and “The giant…

Exported

I am going to reminisce. I really should have started this blog 2 and a half years ago, but I ….well, I have dozens of reasons, none of which are particularly interesting, so I won’t bore you. My family (which consisted of Hambone – clever husband who got the job in Dubai, Lion – 4…