I need to pause

Often when we are faced with difficult situations in life, we are suddenly forced to stop the wheels of life and rethink everything. What happened? How did I get where I am now? Do I regret some decisions I took? Can I make this better? Can I move on? I call these moments “drawbacks”. Not…

Suspended in Between

Very often I’m asked here in Egypt whether I miss Finland or home generally. Yes, without doubt I do. I do miss home in its conceptual meaning. But as in missing home as one single place or entity somewhere with certain people in there, no I don’t. And that is because I’ve never had such,…

5 tips for a successful outing with a baby in Cairo

Cairo is simply a huge city with a humongous population (over 20 million). It can make many things a bit hectic (just a bit), especially traffic. But as a result of the city’s size, anything you want to buy, find, fix or especially EAT is definitely available somewhere. The market is enormous here and shops…