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Camping the Great Indoors

I love the outdoors. I grew up spending summers camping, backpacking, hiking and just generally living outside, as it was the only part of the year that allowed for such things. In my mind summer is still synonymous with the outdoors. Needless to say, summer…

Expat Family: Our Lost Ramadan

I used to think fasting Ramadan in the USA was difficult. The summer after sophomore year, I had to fast while working at Baskin Robbins while dishing up large fruit blasts and premium sundaes (with extra fudge).

The Perfect Cup: Birth of a Coffee Snob

While Abu Dhabi may have more coffee shops than most cities in the world, this does not at all mean that it is easy to find a good cup of coffee here. Quite the contrary. This city’s love affair with gathering over coffee does not extend to…