Ramadan Kareem

May you have a glorious month of Ramadan We are currently in the Holy month of Ramadan. About half way through now as it started with the evening call to prayer on the 5th June at the first sight of the crescent moon. It will be over by July 6th...

Moving to the Middle East

Imagine living in a world where Monday is no longer the start of the week but rather Sunday is. Where the sound of church bells ringing on a Sunday are replaced with call to prayer five times a day and a broadcast sermon on Fridays. Where men wear white and...

A new start

Almost a year ago now, my husband and I decided to leave our life in London for the Middle East. A familiar story for many! This wasn't the first time either one of us had made the decision to start afresh in our lives. So the idea of moving to a...