Where did February go? I last posted at the end of January and since then life has been very busy, which combined with another case of “blogger’s block”, means I haven’t got round to posting. Continue reading
I can’t quite believe that in a week it will be Christmas Day. Henry headed back to Scotland in the very early hours of this morning, and has made it there safely despite a missed connection in London. Archie and Flossie finished school this afternoon, and I only have two more days of work before finishing for a few days.
As I sit here killing the final hour before my taxi arrives to take me to the airport to fly back to the UK, the UAE Government has just announced that the Moon Sighting Committee (it really exists) has witnessed the Shawwal moon (Shawwal being the tenth month of the lunar Islamic calendar), meaning that Ramadan ends today and the Eid Al Fitr holiday begins tomorrow.