Oh lord almighty have mercy on me and my nightmares... Let the rain wash away all my sins and memories of the last night... No im not religious, buuut this post, or rather story definitely needs a lot of prayers... I feel like I was Eve and ate a piece of the apple and my… Continue reading Apartment Shopping In Cairo: A Horror Movie And A Smelly Experience!
Welcome to another post showing you more photos of my sexy crystal palace! These photos are from my room! Still very much a blank canvas but it's getting there... Before and after photos: Corridor view from living room. View from my bedroom to the bathroom! Old bedroom door and new bedroom door! New light… Continue reading Before And After Photos Of The Crystal Boudoir!
I went over this moment a million times over and over again in my head... How should I organise the photos... Do I do a whole before post and then an after post, do I add the renovation photos, bla bla, all the boring thoughts.... So I eventually settled on posting the before and after… Continue reading The First (In Many) Before And After Photos Post!
Welcome all to my long awaited post about my spectacular kitchen... So my kitchen has been the reason for all my frustrations... Frustrations from calling for delivery and getting wrong food or super late cold food... Not being able to choose what goes in the dish and having a limit of 4 delivery restaurants, most… Continue reading Kitchen… Kitchen… Kitchen… AAAAAAHHHHH FREAKING STUPID KITCHEN!
The last month has been mixed with no internet, super large frustrations of abnormal proportions and stress! I know this is not an excuse for not updating my blog, but at times when I did have time, I did not have internet, and some days I was so frustrated and angry that I know I… Continue reading Super Big Apology Post!
So here I am sitting in my new lovely apartment, completely finished, with all the furniture and the kitchen fitted... HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAAHAHAHA sometimes I can be REALLY funny! Last week I posted about how excited I was to finally move into my finished apartment. Well that excitement faded quickly when the engineer decided to spend another… Continue reading A Mini-Update…
Its been ages since I posted anything about the apartment. This is because between the completely destroying and rebuilding of the apartment they have been busy working on the 'behind the scenes' stuff. The stuff that really annoys me that I have to pay for as its 'hidden' money. Nobody will walk into the apartment… Continue reading Step 3… Nearly There…
11 am - Neighbour next door calls saying the workers are banging way too hard on the wall, do we want to make it into one big apartment? How did the neighbour guess my plans?! One more bang and your apartment will be mine Muahahahaha! 15 pm - Neighbour downstairs calls saying we have to… Continue reading Step 2… No Turning Back
I am now feeling a sense of relief. Nearly everything has been paid and/or ordered. Now its just waiting for the workers to do their magic. It has definately not been an easy process. I never thought id complain about having too many choices. Cairo definately is the place to go if you want to… Continue reading Step 1…
This is the living room, seen from the entrance. To the left is the kitchen. This is the beautiful kitchen. The walls will be knocked down. The window will be closed off. The balcony. Nice and spacious! This is the bathroom. It will be completely destroyed and the sink, shower and toilet will be changed.… Continue reading So… This Is My New Home… The Before Pics!