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…

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…

Easy Home Decor Tricks for Apartment Living

Home décor is not something that comes naturally to me. While I love the details of beautifully decorated spaces, and appreciate the talent it takes to create them, I cringe at the idea of spending six hours at IKEA or even flipping through the latest copy of Better…

Irina Kohn: Golden Fox Puppet Theater

Last week we had the privilege of chatting with Irina Kohn, the amazing woman behind the Golden Fox Puppet Theater. Irina Kohn, a puppeteer from Russia and founder of Golden Fox Puppet Theater, moved here from Atlanta, Georgia, several years ago and has brought her…