Browsing All posts tagged under »Sleep deprivation«

Zzzzz …

July 16, 2013


When it comes to going to bed at a reasonable hour, I tend to score a big fat fail. I get sidetracked constantly, I find myself plotting and planning, dreaming and scheming, I get a second wind, I’m immersed in client work or some project or another … there’s a multitude of reasons. But I […]

Zzzzzzz …

December 22, 2012


I seem to be victim to a vile bout of insomnia at the moment. Having never had an issue sleeping, I now lie awake for hours on end feeling restless and increasingly frustrated, not least because a mid-day nap then rudely interrupts the following day. Why?  Who knows?  I do know what I think about […]

A stitch in time

August 2, 2012


My run this morning lasted precisely six steps, I kid you not!  Post my ritual of caffeine, banana and a scan through my inbox, I left the front door then promptly did a 180 degree about turn and collapsed on a sun lounger by the pool for an hour or so. Feeling sleepy and a […]

If you snooze, you lose

May 28, 2011


Last night I had one too many vinos. Combined with far too little sleep, when the dreaded alarm went off, I very nearly opted for repeatedly reaching out for the snooze button and opting for a few more hours between the sheets. But no. Why? Not for punishment per se but rather because I have […]

Snooze and lose …

April 3, 2011


As published in LOVESTYLE LOVESTYLE divas love any excuse for a party and in Dubai, we are spoilt for choice with fabulous events night after night.  This weekend, of course, was the annual World Cup, so countless belles were dressed up in their foxiest heels and fabulous fascinators to enjoy Meydan in all it’s glory. […]