Granola Flapjack

As any regular readers (well, Mum and my best friend) know, I have a few tricksy food issues.  I am allergic to nuts, including coconut (yes, it counts!) and I can’t have wheat flour.  Thankfully I am not gluten intolerant, just wheat. Generally these are not a problem.  I can cook so if I fancy…

O’Cacti, Pier 7, Dubai Marina

Dreadful service, below average food, and then a side order of obnoxious bully…. Minor issues we had included staff not being able to understand us.  We literally had to speak to 4 people to order wine.  We were also largely ignored when trying to get attention to order our meal. My main issue arises from…

Beach House Cabana, Shorelines, The Palm

Wow.  Just wow. Quite literally the worst food I have ever had in Dubai.  And that really takes some doing. Let me explain… For AED130 you buy vouchers and get 4 drinks and 1 food item from a specialized menu.  At first glance, this menu looks great!  And then it arrives.  But, I am getting ahead…

I am a genius…

She wrote with heavy sarcasm. So this weekend was a really good deal on a new brunch, followed by a great drinks offer post brunch, followed by a form of 90’s revival concert. This is how it went:

I Heart FlavorGod Seasonings

Hello.  My name is Sharon and I am a FlavorGod addict. Now that is out the way, I want to explain how wicked awesome these seasonings are! A standard pack has 4 flavours…. Garlic Lovers, Everything, Spicy Everything and Lemon & Garlic. I have just had to order Garlic Lovers again because I am nearly out.  I have…

UK Mother’s Day

Last weekend we had celebrated the UAE’s Mother’s Day. Naturally, it didn’t mean that I would let UK Mother’s Day go by without a little fanfare… after all, I am blessed to have one of the most amazing Mum’s in the world! Hands up who can honestly say that having their mother stay with them…