How would I describe Dubai? “Simply Addictive”.

How would I describe Dubai: one word comes to mind “Simply addictive”. I have been going to Dubai now for over ten years and I still love it now as much I did when I first visited. Why? Because you know what to expect and it feels like home away from home.  It is a…

Don’t be ashamed of being bullied it is not your fault!!

We don’t see a lot of facts about childhood bullying but a recent report estimated that over 60% of children have been bullied either verbally, mentally or physically during their school life. Approximately 16,000 children miss school per year because of bullying or fear of being bullied. 10% of children attempt suicide and 30% have…

Badly behaved children in Airport Lounges & Restaurants.

I was brought up to believe that children should be seen and not heard, especially when taken to grown up places. My daughter is 4 years old and a lot of people compliment me on how well behaved she is in public. That’s because if you put the work in at a young age and…

Thrown out of Hakkasan for using my own Chilli flakes.

I have eaten at a lot of restaurants around the world and generally eat out twice or three times a week in London. I always bring my pot of dried chilli flakes with me wherever I go in the world as I am a vegetarian and enjoy spicing up my food. Recently I was asked…