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Diary of a Cyprus Mum

Diary of a Cyprus Mum

A bad time to be a Giraffe called Marius

February 13, 2014 by Mum

After slaughtering a perfectly healthy giraffe last week for inbreeding reasons, despite being offered half a million Euros by another Zoo ready to save Marius, Copenhagen Zoo management is having… Read more…

Categories: The World out There

One Billion Rising – Once More.

February 10, 2014 by Mum

Last year on February 14th I posted the below blog about the world-wide anti-violence campaign entitled ‘One Billion Rising’. Today, I was contacted via my Mums in Cyprus Facebook page… Read more…

Categories: The World out There

I have a Crush on Candy

November 17, 2013 by Mum

I have recently gotten myself a nice little tablet, nothing fancy shmancy, but great for being a bit more mobile with regards to business, social media, mails and MIC website… Read more…

Categories: Mum & The City

Jazzing it up

November 10, 2013 by Mum

We’ve just returned from a family treat, a fantastic Jazz Brunch where we were once again reminded just how great live music really is. In today’s fast food, fast music,… Read more…

Categories: Cyprus Life, Parenting

3rd annual Mums2Be & Baby Day – it was super!

October 27, 2013 by Mum

Sunday October 20th 2013 saw our 3rd annual Mums2Be & Baby Day, held once more at Limassol’s Londa Hotel. With most fair exhibitors being working mothers who operate small start-up… Read more…

Categories: Cyprus Life

I am one of 19%

October 13, 2013 by Mum

Plop. When I heard that sound I instinctively knew that something was not right. I broke out in a cold sweat and a multitude of four letter words filled my… Read more…

Categories: Mum & The City

Your money back, really?

September 1, 2013 by Mum

Are you one of those people who know the price of certain items in each of the various supermarkets? For example, do you buy your packs of nappies at shop… Read more…

Categories: Cyprus Life

We’ve been adopted

August 18, 2013 by Mum

The more loyal readers among you may recall my various writings about Tom & Jerry, two fluffy and oversized cats who became part of our family a couple of years… Read more…

Plumeria rubra acutifolia

August 8, 2013 by Mum

More commonly known as Frangipani, Indian Jasmine or Temple Tree, this amazing plant is by far my personal favourite. Before coming to Cyprus I had never seen one. So when… Read more…

Planes, trains and taxis

July 25, 2013 by Mum

There are loads of great things to be said about living on our lovely little center-of-the-universe island called Cyprus. We have endless supplies of sun, sea, sand, halloumi and mild… Read more…

Categories: Cyprus Life