Archive of ‘FUN FIND’ category

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Giveaway: Back to School With BabyShop

Big shout-out this morning to Babyshop for this lovely delivery! The kids were super thrilled this AM when I surprised them with their gifts. Yes they may already be kitted out for back to school, but it’s always fun to have a backup for those days their lunch explodes inside their bag (cue yesterday!) Some of […] Read more…

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Fun Find: Back to School

Today I said farewell to my (not so little anymore) girl who headed off to FIRST GRADE! It was hard to wake her this morning but once she heard me say “it’s your first day of school” a second time she was jumping out of bed. I set out her uniform the night before so […] Read more…

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Fun Find: Story Time @ Virgin Megastore Dubai Mall

In keeping with their ongoing support and commitment to the year of reading in the UAE in 2016, Virgin Megastore are happy to announce ‘Storytime’ at Dubai Mall on Friday 26th August from10am to midday. “Favourite characters will come to life through the magic of story time reading. It’s been a 100 years since the birth […] Read more…

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Fun Find: Alvin & The Chipmunks

In celebration of Dubai Summer Surprises, Alvin and The Chipmunks are going to be at Mall of the Emirates from July 27 – August 2 and then at City Centre Deira August 4 – 10! You can expect to see free live stage shows, meet & greet opportunities + workshops with the beloved characters. Shows will take place daily at […] Read more…

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Fun Find: Rags to Riches Dubai

This is one of the most wonderful charities I have heard of in Dubai. Barbara Evans is the founder of Rags to Riches Dubai. It is a charity which she started 2 1/2 years ago. Barbara gathers and recycles old sheets, pillowcases and scraps of unwanted fabric and turns them into beautiful garments for poor […] Read more…

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Fun Find: WIN a car! Bentley by Me Charity Campaign

A recent poll commissioned by the Bentley by Me campaign asked 1,000 children aged between 6 and 12 what their dream car would be like – and the results are out of this world: Bentley by Me is a new and ambitious initiative organised and run by the Care2Save Charitable Trust and Bentley Motors to raise money […] Read more…

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Fun Find: Children’s Author Julia Johnson @Waldorf in RAK

This coming Friday, April 22nd the famed author Julia Johnson will be at the Waldorf in Ras Al Khaimah. Julia has written over a dozen stories for children, including the ‘Humpy Grumpy Camel’ series along with her latest book ‘Ubuntu, Summer of the Rhino’. To celebrate, she will be reading her stories about a very special […] Read more…

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In The Press: Another Nomination Under My Belt

Thank youuuuuuu Stylist Arabia! SO much love for this nomination. I ADORE Stylist! The complimentary magazine chalked full of fantastic articles and pretty things to look at, arrived on shelves across Dubai back in 2014. The same year Nate was born! Ever since then, I have been hooked! Stylist Arabia is hosting their very first “Social Media […] Read more…

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Venue Review: Build A Bear Workshop!

For years and years I have been walking by the Build-A-Bear-Workshop display window at various shopping malls, but never managed to bring myself to enter the store. To be honest, I don’t even know why…I think I thought it was a silly idea? Maybe over priced and cheesy? I take ALLLLLL those thoughts back! We […] Read more…

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Fun Find: Easter Egg Hunt @ Atlantis The Palm

Imagine gliding down the Rapids at Aquaventure Waterpark while hunting for 50,000 eggs along the way! Collect your eggs and take them to the Eggschange where we’ll swap them for delicious chocolate eggs. Grab your swimsuit and get ready for an egg hunt like you’ve never experienced before! Join Dubai 92’s Catboy, Aylissa and Jono […] Read more…

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“Behind the Scenes”: My Beauty Regime

One could say that living in “Arabia” has influenced how I take care of my body both internally and externally. Here is what a day of “beauty” looks like for me. I actually should not call it beauty, but more of an overall way that I take care of myself! 1. TEETH: First I brush my teeth […] Read more…

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