Galgorm Resort & Spa

Back in the motherland for the week and the mother had planned some quality indulgence time for us at Galgorm resort & spa. Having never been before, I had zero expectations and was just looking forward to soaking up as much greenery and rain as possible before heading back to the desert. We drove up … More Galgorm Resort & Spa

Summer reads

I’ve had an excellent run of great reads over the last couple of months, it helps that i’ve been on Ramadan hours so have had more time! Although it’s not a pre-requisite where my reading choice in concerned, they all contain ‘girl’ in the title (and no, Gone Girl’s not one of them as if … More Summer reads

Ode to a Barnet

I’ve always had issues with my barnet and more specifically what hairdressers try to do to it. My latest venture to the salon has brought all those painful disappointments flooding back so a cathartic rundown will surely help the healing process? It’s always, as every hairdresser I’ve ever let at it has reminded me, been … More Ode to a Barnet

The Road Not Taken

I shall be telling this with a sigh Somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. This is a slightly off-piste post compared to what I normally write hence why I’ve added a ‘musings’ category.  As … More The Road Not Taken