Write Away

So, I have a friend who doesn’t think her writing is good enough. And another friend who thinks her writing isn’t good enough And another friend… well, you get the point. So, the purpose of this post is how to make you realise that your writing is less shitty than you think it is (because […]

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Pinterest Bathtub Goals

I’m suffering from PMS cramps and all I can think of is making myself a nice long bath, but I terribly hate taking long baths when I’m bleeding. It might be soothing to some, it’s just in general icky for me. So, while I can’t take a bath, I can certainly sit here and dream […]

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Ouroboros

I can’t watch you lounging in your chair in only a vest and boxer shorts and not feel like this is it.   I am made of desire and it swallows me whole. It never ends.     

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5 Favourite Breakfasts in Dubai

1. Friends Avenue, JLT Honestly, they’re my go-to place for breakfast meetings. It’s not too busy, not too quiet, and the waffles are delicious! Their chocolate waffles with caramelized bananas are to DIE for, but, they keep their menu updated and these Oreo Waffles are everything! Available every day; costs about AED 150 for two […]

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Mauritius’s New Retro Chic Tropical Retreat

Heaven was modelled on Mauritius — at least, according to the writer Mark Twain — and the lush greenery and gently lapping shallow lagoon waters of Grand Gaube would have you believing this.

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Chic Interior Inspiration – Manzil Downtown

Housed in a building with sand-hued facades and traditional Arabic architecture, the Manzil Downtown is an upscale boutique hotel designed in a contemporary Islamic style. Like its home city of Dubai, it is a fusion of tradition and modern sophistication, a blend of the old and the new. Geometric motifs used in Islamic art influenced […]

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Handwritten Hoodie from ‘& Other Stories’

I know it’s still summer months, especially here in Dubai. But, with the crazy heat outside, the insides have the air-con on blast, making one feel like working with snow falling. And as someone who freezes instantly, I’m always carrying jackets around everywhere. This season’s favourite has been this pretty funky looking hoodie from & […]

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Sunglasses Edit

If you’ve lived in Dubai for a whole year, you know that sunglasses can be worn literally throughout the year. So, my search for sunglasses landed me on a few favourites!    

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Do you remember your dreams?

Is it just me, or within minutes of waking up- the dream I had just completely evaporates from my memory? Unless it’s a nightmare- those I often remember vividly. Especially, when the alarm on the phone rings, and while you grab it to turn it off, most of the time you end up scrolling on […]

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Arabesque Granola Parfait Recipe

  If you have been following my IG stories, you’ll know my latest obsession is Granola . Parfaits. So, while I’m going everywhere I can to try these granola parfait’s, this week’s favourite is the Manzil Downtown’s take on Parfait, with a very Arabesque touch, very much like the hotel itself. Serves 1   Prep […]

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