Green Living in Dubai: How Countries Act on Climate Change- Insight straight from IRENA 7th Assembly

Posted on the January 17th, 2017 under Green Living by

Just 2 days back IRENA's (International Renewable Energy Agency) 7th Assembly concluded in Abu Dhabi. During this Assembly United Nations President of General Assembly, Peter Thomson addressed in press conference that 90% of humanity are not aware of...

Fake Plastic Souks: Fake Plastic News

Posted on the January 12th, 2017 under Personal Bloggers by

(Photo credit: Wikipedia)There's an awful lot of talk about fake news online, a background rumbling that occasionally erupts as indeed it has this week. We have all enjoyed the controversy surrounding the US intelligence dossier that purportedly places...

Green Living in Dubai: Let’s Target #ZerowasteUAE in 2017!

Posted on the January 7th, 2017 under Green Living by

Happy New Year 2017 folks! It's a week late, I know but we still have 358 days to look forward to and set a brand new green new year resolution for 2017....we are all together living a greener, more sustainable life all these years, let's go a step fo...

Fake Plastic Souks: That British Airways Belfast Customer Experience

Posted on the January 2nd, 2017 under Personal Bloggers by

(Photo credit: Wikipedia)Sometimes an organisation's priorities are all too evident in the way it comports itself. Let's be clear here - comportment is what you do, not what you say.Some of the most egregious customer service behaviours I have seen in ...

One Nine Seven One: The Review AE: Would The Underworld franchise be better suited for Netflix? Blood Wars Review.

Posted on the December 19th, 2016 under Uncategorized by

In a post-Twilight world, we need vampires to be vicious and bloody again and far removed from that emo teen romance that abstractly still haunts us today via the 50 Shades of Grey movies. But is the comic book horror of The Underworld saga the franchi...

Fake Plastic Souks: Oh noes! Here Comes COMPLIANCE!

Posted on the December 15th, 2016 under Personal Bloggers by

The cold weather's here alright, but this is just silly... (Photo credit: Wikipedia)I was ranting on Medium the other day about the Evils of Conformity but there is a much darker, brooding evil stalking my life right now. Compliance.As an Ancient Expat...

Green Living in Dubai: How to celebrate Eco Friendly Christmas?

Posted on the December 12th, 2016 under Green Living by

I Started this year 2016, with green resolution of going as much plastic free and attempting less waste lifestyle to ultimately reach zero waste. I am glad that I could continue to follow through my green resolution an entire year. So what can be a be...

Green Living in Dubai: Easy DIY Eco Friendly Christmas Ornaments

Posted on the December 7th, 2016 under Green Living by

While walking in garden yesterday my son started picking some fallen twigs, we even found few molted feathers! After coming home we kept our natural treasures in the dedicated basket, now we have a really good collection of natural collectibles you ca...

One Nine Seven One: The Review AE: The Best and Worst of 2016 | Cinema in Review

Posted on the December 7th, 2016 under Uncategorized by

Hollywood is not in a good place right now. While Netflix, HBO and AMC continues to challenge cinema’s dominance with Grade A original television that is both cinematic in scope and look, many of the big studios continue to struggle with delivering o...

Fake Plastic Souks: I’ve Been Busy…

Posted on the December 2nd, 2016 under Personal Bloggers by

 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)I've written a children's book.I could tell you that it was because we were riffing around with my wee niece Ellen in the summer and teasing Nanny Webster about her obsession with cheese, and so I eventually decided to wr...