Has been my most used phrase this week!! I've never been one to "have a cuppa" outside... because I've not come across a place that can brew a mean cup like we do indoors.... it's just not the same! No, No, that won't do! Even when I lived back home in London, you'd have a … Continue reading Don’t They Know I’m British?!?
I wanted to introduce you to my cheat version of a super quick #bishbashbosh easy weeknight meal that the kids will love. So thrifty, as you can use any filling/leftovers & you can either use store bought dough. Perish the thought! 😂 or you can easily make at home for a cheaper more healthy alternative! Today … Continue reading Cheat Friendly Pizza Bombs!
Fatayer is a Middle Eastern gem! It is a really delicious little "pocket" of love! These babies can be filled with anything... even leftovers! Traditionally Fatayer is filled and prepared in many shapes, usually a triangle, you pinch at the edges (think samosa). They are light and healthy, can work as an appetiser, a snack, or … Continue reading No Sweat Fatayer Recipe.
Not that many of us need encouragement in being lazy.... but the thought of making bread can be daunting, especially with the time & effort it takes to get it on the table & in your belly..... I mean, who's got "time fo dat"? So let me educate you on the easiest way to be … Continue reading Let me educate you on how to be a lazy chef!
OK! So if you haven't guessed by now.... I'm on a trip to find the best Milk Shake in Dubai & if you have a sweet tooth like me, then Monster Shakes are for you! They need to have 4 characteristics .... Taste, texture, appealing on the eyes & thriftiness! So far I've traveled to … Continue reading Oh HELLO!.. Heart Attack In A Glass!!
What I really wanted to know is.... does this milkshake bring all the boys to the yard?? So "Money Kicks" (Dubai rich kid who loves trainers and has celebrities hang out with him) has this HUGE Milkshake we just HAD to try! I'ts available at Alison Nelson's Chocolate Bar across the UAE. But not such a … Continue reading At it again… Money Kicks Shake!
Fasting. Rewards. Parfait! Thursday 31/08/2017 marks The Day of Arafat. (Known as Yawm Al -'Arafah) The reward for fasting the 9th of Dhul Hijjah is that - Allah will forgive the fasting persons sins from the previous year and the coming year thereby two years worth of sins are expiated for him on account of his … Continue reading Bish, Bash, Bosh Parfait!
The first time I tried Arancini - pronounced Ar-an-chini, Was the day my husband's office had a "bring your kids to work day". An Italian work colleague made these "amazing Italian rice thingys" according to my daughter... I liked the concept! Small enough to be a snack... but filling enough to pass as a light … Continue reading Arancini Di Riso
Exactly that! I'm all for a little "me time" but realistically, it very rarely happens for us mum's let's be honest! These summer holidays in Dubai have been a killer!.... back in London the kids get 6 weeks holiday and that is MORE than enough, thank you!! But here in Dubai, my children's school finished … Continue reading Mummy Monday’s.
So a few weeks ago, my fabulous friend showed me a picture of her son with the most gorgeous monster/freak shake I have ever seen! From then on, I did nothing but daydream about the lushness that awaited me! ... So I decided the kids (mainly me) needed a treat!...... So we headed down to Black Tap at Jumeirah Al Nassem Hotel