Simple Dates Pickle

We have had a long weekend, thanks for the 42nd National Day of the UAE. The day is actually today, but nowadays they seem to be clubbing holidays along with the weekend, so we got the holiday yesterday. We went for a long drive to Muscat, to meet a classmate of mine, who I so badly wanted to see and Alhamdulillah, I had a good time. The kids enjoyed and the HD was kind enough to drive the whole long trip up and down. All the sitting in the car has given me some cramped legs and hands, and I am feeling so unlike myself. But that’s what long weekends are meant for – you will need an extra day to get over its hangover! Celebrating the “Spirit of the Union”, a peek into my B’s car: Happy birthday, UAE! The country that has been a part of me since… 

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