Life In Cairo, Uncategorized

New Year, New Blog Look, Same Old Me! 

Happy new year everyone. I hope you had an amazing new years eve celebration and year 2015! I have been gone for a while, way too long, but I just needed a break from blogging about all the stress with the salon, stupid Egypt and then I was gone for several month, without access to… Continue reading New Year, New Blog Look, Same Old Me! 

Life In Cairo, Salon Life

When Rats And Snails Collide They Throw S*** At You, And Your Dreams Are Over… The Closing Of A Business Not Open Yet!

The last month I've been super busy trying to get the salon finished and open.. I mean it's about time right, 6 months to paint and lay some flooring in a 24m2 salon, should NOT take this long... About two weeks ago the engineer (Lets call him a snail because he is so slow!), finally… Continue reading When Rats And Snails Collide They Throw S*** At You, And Your Dreams Are Over… The Closing Of A Business Not Open Yet!

Life In Cairo, Mother Life, Pilot Life

When You Are A Pilots Wife, With A Free Ticket And A Mr Penguin Makes Your Life Miserable In Copenhagen…

I recently got back to Egypt from a months holiday in Norway... But trust me the trip back was anything but easy! As soon as you plan, or talk, or even think about Egypt, all these obstacle and completely random problems, issues just keep appearing and being thrown into your face, giving you a powerful… Continue reading When You Are A Pilots Wife, With A Free Ticket And A Mr Penguin Makes Your Life Miserable In Copenhagen…

Life In Cairo, Salon Life, Uncategorized

Part 1 Of Opening A Business In The World’s Most Insane Country To Open A Business In…

A few years ago I was young and bored and decided to start a blog on my new Cairo adventure... I had a lot of thoughts and I spent many lonely hours talking to myself. I thought (yes that's all I did...) that I would put those thoughts in a blog, so that other people… Continue reading Part 1 Of Opening A Business In The World’s Most Insane Country To Open A Business In…

Life In Cairo, Mother Life, Pilot Life

Purchasing A Car, Flying With An Infant And Carseat, And Where Is The Egyptian Common Sense People?

Lately I've been super mentally stressed, so I've kinda been dreading sitting down to write a post on my blog. The process of going through all these negative emotions have been a little scary! When you feel like your brain already is about to explode with emotions... But I decided to put my big girl… Continue reading Purchasing A Car, Flying With An Infant And Carseat, And Where Is The Egyptian Common Sense People?

Life In Cairo, Pilot Life

To My Hater Mr. Egyptian And Why I AM Allowed To Talk Unpolitely About Egypt…

So I've been getting quite a lot of comments on my blog lately, and I love it! I love hearing what everyone thinks about the posts and their stories too, so keep the comments coming. I also recently got my first hate post! I do get a lot of verbal hate from friends that read… Continue reading To My Hater Mr. Egyptian And Why I AM Allowed To Talk Unpolitely About Egypt…

Life In Cairo

How Egyptians Do (Or Rather Don’t) Do Interviews! The Reason Behind Unemployment in Egypt…

For the last few months there has been a business plan developing. I've always wanted to have my own business and always dreamed that one day ill be brave enough (and have enough cash, of course) to do it! This day has arrived. I've always been interested in nails and have done my own acrylic… Continue reading How Egyptians Do (Or Rather Don’t) Do Interviews! The Reason Behind Unemployment in Egypt…

Life In Cairo, Mother Life

Celebrating New Years Baby Style And How To Buy A Car But Not Receive It, In Egypt Of Course!

So I was just about to write I'm back, and I realised that this is a recurring thing. I post something and disappear for months! Haha this is honestly not planned... So I'm not going to write hey I'm back, because most likely ill write this post and be gone for a while again... Yepp… Continue reading Celebrating New Years Baby Style And How To Buy A Car But Not Receive It, In Egypt Of Course!

Life In Cairo, Mother Life

An Extremely Loud Woman, A Crying Baby And Loads Of Egyptian Safety Issues! Baby Related!

Since becoming a mom I have become the most unsocial person on earth! Not because I choose to be unsocial, well honestly maybe it is, because Id rather be chilling on my sofa watching tv making sure my baby sleeps well the whole day... Than running around Cairo meeting friends and having a grumpy baby… Continue reading An Extremely Loud Woman, A Crying Baby And Loads Of Egyptian Safety Issues! Baby Related!

Life In Cairo, Mother Life

What All Mothers Want To Scream Out And Why I Please You To Stop Giving Me Crappy Tips…

Since I became a mother there are several new things I have had to learn/overcome! I bet these are things that nearly all new mothers go through, or maybe I am just surrounded by a lot of super annoying nosey people! Nobody knows how to be the perfect mom, hell what is the answer to… Continue reading What All Mothers Want To Scream Out And Why I Please You To Stop Giving Me Crappy Tips…