We are off to London for a few days, so I thought I would share with you my Cairo Airport experience. And what a lovely one it was! Recently after the crash in Sinai, everyone has been talking about the extremely impressive security that the airport has adopted. Security at the airport in Cairo has… Continue reading Flying to London with a Captain, and how you avoid security at Cairo Airport!
I thought id tell you about a little incident we had last week... Well it was mayor panic mode incident at the time, but looking back now it just makes me furious, as most of the stuff that happens in this country does! But first let me just explain what Egyptian neighbours are like... Nosey,… Continue reading My First Week With Egyptian Neighbours, And Loving Every Minute Of It!
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!
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!
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…
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…
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?