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Around the Water Cooler; Workplace Delusions

This post is brought to you by 9-5 water coolers, because without them, work life would be a desert.   For the life of me, I don't understand why people choose to unleash their crazy within the workplace. These delusional fods just come in and let have. I mean we, mainly I, hear stories ranging from the amount of prescription medicines that th[...]

Classroom Ideas; Teaching Abroad

Teaching abroad is becoming more attractive as school systems around the world feel the impact of economic crisis. Many teachers are remedying this hardship, hiring freezes and salary reductions, by teaching abroad. Countries like China, South Korea, Saudi Arabia, Australia, and the United Arab Emirates offer attractive salaries and incentives to entice Engl[...]

Shakespeare & Co. - Abu Dhabi

Dining out is nothing new for Hababti and I. It is our goal to try a new restaurant in either Abu Dhabi or Dubai each week. After the previous weeks experience at a so-called Mexican Restaurant, our next experience had to be great; it just had to. On the recommendation of one of my colleagues, we tried Shakespeare and Co. in the World Trade Center, downto[...]