Category: Life

Jan 07

Want to save some money in 2017?

How to save money in 2017, buy the Entertainer Apps at a discounted rate! We all want to save money and we all enjoy getting a bargain, who doesn’t?  This year I am again working with the team from the Entertainer.  I wrote about the benefits of the Entertainer a few years ago when they …

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Dec 22

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to you all …. ‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse; The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there; The children were nestled all snug in their beds; While visions of …

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Apr 11

How to treat a Maid

How to treat a maid … Firstly I have to honestly say that I never thought I would be sitting down and writing a post on this particular subject, but it has come to the point that I feel it might be appropriate to point out to people how easy it is to treat another …

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Jan 04

Fat Children

Who is to blame for fat children? No doubt I have already managed to offend people by using the dreaded word “fat”, maybe I should be more politically correct and said overweight children?  Aren’t overweight people essentially carrying too much fat?  For the last ten years or so obesity in the UAE has been a …

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Dec 31

Happy New Year

Happy New Year from the Blue Cat …. It is just me or did 2015 fly over!!  and what a great year it has been.    From a family perspective we have had a fabulous year,  I celebrated a big birthday earlier in the year with a trip down to Muscat, staying at the famous …

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Dec 21

Happy Christmas

Happy Christmas Don’t panic I am not going to go all religious and start spouting about Christianity and world politics.  However, what I am going to say is that I would like to thank each and every one you who takes the time to pop onto my site, to read a review and sometimes leave …

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Dec 14

There is a women’s group on Facebook

There is a women’s group on Facebook …. In fact there are probably thousands of women’s group on Facebook, but there is one here in Dubai that seems to get peoples feathers ruffled on a regular basis.   There is no need for me to name said group as I am 100% sure that any …

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Dec 14

Life after the Maid left

Life has been a bit different since the Maid left … I am pretty sure I am not the first person to be in such a situation, and let’s face it it’s hardly the end of the world in any way or form.  Let me start at the beginning and I mean the beginning,  to …

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Dec 06

Wafi Mall

It’s Christmas down at Wafi Mall Our annual pre-Christmas trip down to Wafi Mall happened this weekend. Sadly my 11-year-old refused to see Santa (they grow up too quickly) but we did get the see the amazing tree and Christmas Village.   I used to work at Wafi in the their Marketing Department, before the …

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Nov 30

BBC Good Food Show

BBC Good Food Show has its Middle Eastern debut here in Dubai After 25 years of undoubted success in the UK the BBC finally decided to bring the BBC Good Food Show to Dubai (17th – 19th December)  I had been told about the event and the celebrity chef’s who were attending the event before …

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