Is Everything Really a Photo Op?

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Well, I obviously live by that creed. Yep, I’m guilty of being a picture hoarder. I take pictures of EVERYTHING. Call me vain, call me narcissistic, call me crazy (no joke – one Canadian Doctor has actually claimed that taking pictures of food may be a…

It Takes All Kinds to Make a World…in Dubai

My Zumba Instructor is Polish, my Threader — Pakistani, my Pedicurist— Filipina, my Dentist — Indian, my Trainer — British, my Body Pump Instructor — Russian, my Hairstylist — Lebanese, our movers — Pakistan and my former neighbors were from Zimbabwe. Diversity here in Dubai is an understatement. We’ve pretty much met people from all…

Dragon Mart Chronicles

I never imagined I’d wax philosophical on a simple trip to a discount mall, but there is something peculiar, to say the least, about our beloved DragonMart here in Dubai. With over 3,000 discount shops to choose from, if you need something at the eleventh hour and don’t want to spend a whole lot of…