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My Son is a Star!

Further to my post earlier today, my son Nadir and I did go to the beach and we didn’t encounter a hailstorm. Instead we met a film crew shooting a commercial and they asked my son to be part of the commercial! 82 more words


Little shoes, Big Assessments

In Dubai and apparently in most of GCC when children start school, they have to go through an assessment. Barely out of their diapers, these children as young as 2 1/2 are put into groups without their parents and observed and asked questions. 295 more words


Wilson Makes Dream Bournemouth Move

Sky Blues striker Callum Wilson has spoken of his joy after being transferred to Championship giants AFC Bournemouth. The legendary south coast club paid £3m to snap up Wilson, leaving the diminutive netbuster pinching himself in disbelief.


Massive Fire in Nador Marrocco

This morning a fire broke out in a busy shopping centre in Nador north of Marrocco.
Spanish firefighters from Melilla, nearby city, were also at the fire. 8 more words


The Longest Day; The Longest Night - Inspiration for the #Cinephile

Today, depending on which end of the world you live, it is either The Longest Day or the The Longest Night. The sun is at its zenith in the Northern Hemisphere and its nadir in the south. 230 more words


A Child's thoughts on Father's Day

Since my husband is in Bahrain this week (our week starts from Sunday) we decided to celebrate Father’s Day on Saturday. I wrote a short poem for my 4 year old son to sing to his Dad for the occasion, but my son had already made his own song which was another version of the “Bumblebee song” he sings in nursery. 320 more words


Artwork by a 4 year old

Freehand drawings by my son. At 4 I think he’s pretty good. He draws and colors from his own imagination and his creations resemble different kinds of animals. 16 more words