For awhile now I have tossed around continuing to colour my hair in an array of colours or to “go grey”. This is always an interesting dilemma for those of us that have used colour to express our personality. So looking at my hair as my colour has started to grow out, I see that around my face, its not grey its white. My grandfather went white when he was in his late 20’s and I am my grandfathers granddaughter. This week I was back in Belgrade, so I reached out to my old hairdresser and asked if he would … Continue reading Going Natural – aka changing my hair colour
When I travel I try to eat location specific food, by that I mean local cuisine with local ingredients. I recently went to the seaside town of Koper in Slovenia. I indulged in …seafood, however did you guess. Now Koper … Continue reading Seafood and lots of it.
I lived for 5 years in United Arab Emirates, and fell in love with the food, people and the desert. Anyway one of my favorite drinks was lemon and mint, with lots of ice its very refreshing. I was reminiscing … Continue reading Mediterranean or Arabic Lemon Mint drink
I have recently moved to Slovenia, one of the reasons is that it has a coastline albeit small (46.6 Km’s). After settling into my new city Ljubljana, I finally had a spare weekend to start exploring. First trip had to be to the coast. I don’t have a car, because I use Avant2go electric cars to get around Ljubljana( I will write about this under Musings later). So on Friday I rang them to reserve a Renault Zoe for my excursion on Saturday. Weather forecast hot. Pick up of the car is where I normally get the cars on a … Continue reading Quick trip to the Coast – exploring Slovenia
I love books, so much so every move has seen me take my books with me..I have moved home 22 times in my life and I am now living in my 4th country. I have over a 1000 books and yet every time I travel I buy books. Firstly books make some of the best souvenirs..educational and useful. Take the selection above. I went to Hagia Sophia when I was in Istanbul recently for work, so I bought a book on it. This is something I do with every historic or significant place I go to, because there are always … Continue reading Books – What I purchase when travelling
What can I say? I am one of those so called annoying people who likes to take photos of my food when I am out. Why? Because its a way to remember the experience. For me travel and food are … Continue reading Food Glorious Food
I have been wanting to go to Istanbul for awhile, but as a single female I was conscious of government warnings about travel there. Let me address that first. Yes there is a need to be cautious and aware of … Continue reading Istanbul June 2019
What books did you read as a child? Me..they were adventure or mystery stories. I fell in love with flying and travel through the characters in the books I read, and I read a lot. So a little about me … Continue reading A little about me