Sunday, September 30, 2012

the week gone by...

Another week gone by so fast! Really, where did the time go? The weekend seemed to disappear in a nano second, but even though it was busy, it was a lot of fun. I just didn't get to unwind like I usually do though. We went out for a lovely lunch to meet some visiting cousins and E had a whale of a time. Then on saturday we entertained at home, an old college friend of DH that I was meeting for the first time. A lovely evening going down memory lane!
E's star pillow being sunned, after she had a rough night. Luckily this one has a removable cover and the pillow is machine washable, but her regular pillow isn't. So I opened up the stiches, washed the wool and dried it in the sun.
All set to browse the new Ikea catalog along with a soothing cup of green tea. With the changing season, the throat has been acting up, so taking every opportunity to sit and have a cup of tea.
Morning walk to her school! The weather here in Dubai is now lovely in the mornings, very refreshing.
Some banana bread with oatmeal, which I really liked for it's added texture. And then a dollop of whipped cream, left over from the chocolate cream pie I took for lunch out. Slightly over browned in my oven that doesn't have a thermometer.

5 comments:

shilpa said...

the change is seasons is evident here with avi having a full-on asthma attack on Saturday and us rushing to the hospital!
all is fine now, the month and week are starting afresh.
nice, your new succulent :)

Shalini said...

Ouch, hope he's all well now. It's a tricky time na!

Thanks....just got it on a whim at the grocery store!

Darren Hayes said...

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Chandan said...

We have had our share of the change of season troubles here too! Whats up Shalini? , been a long time. Hope your little one is doing well :)

Shalini said...

Darren, :-)

Chandan, Yes, it's been ages. Doing well, the little one isn't so little anymore, which is both good and bad!