Education Fees
Many will have seen in the media that the British Government has announced plans to allow universities in England to charge tuition fees of up to ?ú9,000 per year, amid major budget cuts to institutionsÔÇÖ teaching budgets. ...
Posted on Saturday, January 1, 2011
Al Ain Housewife - New Year
January marks the New Year, a chance to make some changes, a new start. For many women in Al Ain it will also be the time to introduce a new member to their family. I’ve been noticing some very pregnant women around town, o...
Posted on Saturday, January 1, 2011
"smart'en" Up Your New Year's Resolutions
The New Year is an exciting time, which often involves celebrating, catching up with friends and family. It is also a time for the customary New Year’s Resolution. We often make ourselves feel guilty about something in our life...
Posted on Saturday, January 1, 2011
Gadget Talk
Do I Really Need Another Smart Phone? I have been addicted to gadgets pretty much my whole life - my wife attests to this as she quickly points to the corner of the guestroom where all of these "must have gadgets" have man...
Posted on Saturday, January 1, 2011
Daytrips And Outdoor Fun
Al Ain is commonly referred to as the garden city of the U.A.E because of its luscious green parks. The city has taken a great effort in ensuring that they maintain greenery for the pleasure of the residents here. If you take a simple drive through t...
Posted on Wednesday, December 1, 2010
Upclose & Personal With Mona Al Dhaheri
Working within the Al Ain Wildlife Park and Resort (AWPR) environs as the Education Center's Manager, Muna Al Dhaheri's job seems attractive and out of the ordinary. Many of us would feel privileged to work in her position but for Muna, it keeps her ...
Posted on Wednesday, December 1, 2010
The Mercure
The Mercure Grand Jebel Hafeet stands alone at the peak of the mountain. I was surprised at how short the drive was from the city center, only 15 minutes, and how quickly we wound our way around and upward. From the hot springs of Green Mubazzarah, l...
Posted on Wednesday, December 1, 2010
Best Comfort Food
Comfort food is food that gives us pleasure when eating and has the power of lifting our spirits. Pumpkin Pie Ingredients for the Pie Crust: 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup unsalted butter 2-3 tablespoons col...
Posted on Wednesday, December 1, 2010
Have A Cuppa With Scott Mcready
Job: Pilot with Etihad Airways Nationality: English Languages Spoken: English, German, Spanish Years in Al Ain: 2.5 Q: Before becoming a pilot, you were a pro f...
Posted on Wednesday, December 1, 2010
Financial Planning - Why It's Important To Plan For Retirement
Maybe you have just arrived in Al Ain and the last thing you have thought about is retirement planning. However, it's important to remember that the vast majority of employers in the UAE do not provide any pension provisi...
Posted on Wednesday, December 1, 2010
Another Green Christmas
So the holidays have managed to sneak up on me again. This happens every year. Seems like weÔÇÖre just back from summer vacation and suddenly itÔÇÖs Christmas. I had plenty of warning, I know, especially considering ...
Posted on Wednesday, December 1, 2010
Have A Cuppa With Elmarie Schourie
Job: Leadership Adviser with educational consulting co., Owner/designer of Kleur Jewelry Nationality: South African Languages Spoken: English, Afrikaans, basic German and French, some Arabic ...
Posted on Monday, November 1, 2010
Le BelvedereÔÇÖs Tajines
Maryam El Yaakoubi, Executive Sous Chef at The Mercure Grand Jebel Hafeet, prepared a few special dishes for the Friday evening buffet at Le Belvedere, and she let me have an advanced tasting. Mariyam is Moroccan, so she was eager for me to s...
Posted on Wednesday, June 2, 2010
 
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