Why life is all about risk

Why life is all about risk

April 18, 2015

“If things seem under control, you are just not going fast enough. ” – Mario Andretti I work in finance and as all know, the famous idiom goes “without risk there is no reward”. There are simply no [...]

Men’s latest fashion trends

Men’s latest fashion trends

April 16, 2015

I was invited to attend a special event at Fashion Forward Dubai that inaugurates the collaboration between car manufacturer Audi and the Dubai-based Golkar brothers of “The Emperor 1688” brand. You may not have heard of the brand. I [...]

Trends at Fashion Forward Dubai

Trends at Fashion Forward Dubai

April 12, 2015

In case you’ve never heard of this phenomenon, Fashion Forward is a fashion event held in Dubai with the aim of promoting Middle Eastern designers and fashion movements. There are catwalk shows from top regional designers, panel [...]

The circle of friends

The circle of friends

April 8, 2015

“And in the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.” – Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet Having lived far from my [...]

What the hell is CrossFit?

What the hell is CrossFit?

April 1, 2015

My friends Tara and Mirvat are the ultimate CrossFit girls. They literally started a what’s app chat group just to talk about CrossFit. I swear it sounds like they’re speaking a foreign language. But they aren’t the [...]

Stylish must-have #3: Hot pumps

Stylish must-have #3: Hot pumps

March 28, 2015

A woman can never have too many shoes. I love my shoes. It wasn’t always the case though; I used to have a single obsession with handbags. I owned more handbags than I did clothes; I was the quintessential bag lady. I still love [...]

A note from my future self

A note from my future self

March 24, 2015

I often wish I could go back to 17-year-old Dana and tell her to flip off those dickheads in school that picked on her, and just walk away shrugging her shoulders. But she had to learn it the hard way. Now that I’ve matured a [...]

Design: Craft meets contemporary

Design: Craft meets contemporary

March 21, 2015

I have the pleasure of living in the wonderfully cosmopolitan city of Dubai. Many people complain that it isn’t culturally aware and diverse enough. Yet a lot is being done to change that with the likes of Art Dubai and Design [...]

My experience with theta healing

My experience with theta healing

March 17, 2015

I hesitated a lot before writing this post. I wasn’t sure what the reaction would be as the last thing I would want would be to upset readers. However I’ve come to the realization that when blogging, it comes with the [...]

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