A Dame's Handbook

Rukku Sumayya lives in England with her husband, Shameem. She is a journalist by profession who worked in the Middle East region as a digital content creator for brands. She started the blog in the year 2019, hoping to share her experiences. The blog was a hit in the region and hence got featured in Khaleej Times.

The ultimate goal of this blog is to help you live your best life – whatever that looks like for you. So whether you’re looking for tips on self-improvement, inspiration for pursuing your passions, or just some practical advice for navigating the ups and downs of daily life, or some crazy travel stories, this website will come in handy. Welcome to A Dame’s Handbook – glad you’re here.


This blog is wholly owned, managed, and edited by Rukku Sumayya. However, behind the scene tasks and social media posts are handled by her husband, Shameem.

A Dame’s Handbook accepts all forms of barter sponsorship and other forms of compensation to keep the website running. The compensation amount received will be identified as paid or sponsored content. This space is available for sponsored contents. Reach out for more details.

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  • Dear Ms. Rukku Sumayya,

    I am so glad to find your blog and yourself in Instagram with great pics and content.

    I would like to invite you to the grand opening of our 7th store in Al Ghurair center with your Friends/Family. We would be more honored with your presence if you can pass by on the same date on 30th March 2019 at 12:00 Noon. Looking forward for your reply.

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