Archive of ‘WANDERLUST’ category

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Venue Review: American Girl Place

Ruby’s dream finally came true! This past weekend we visited the the flagship and very first American Girl Doll store in Chicago called “American Girl Place” inside the Water Tower Place. Many of you in Dubai may not know just what an “American Girl Doll” is. It is a line of 18-inch (46 cm) dolls that were […] Read more…

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Wanderlust: RAK Zoo

Want to do something totally different this weekend? How about venturing off to Ras Al Khaimah? One of the seven Emirates making up the UAE. The drive from Dubai to RAK is roughly one hour. This really isn’t that long! You will enjoy the complete change of scenery on your way. A calmer pace to life […] Read more…

Does Everyone Really Love MarineLand?

After years of watching this commercial on TV (featured just below) where I dreamed of the day I would be lucky enough to pet a Beluga Whale, it FINALLY happened! I was able to experience this phenomenon with both my child and my mother at MarineLand in Niagara Falls. The staff was very kind and […] Read more…

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My Post Vacation Post

I feel as if I have been gone for far too long and neglected my 3rd child…my blog! I am back and ready for some action on this space before summer hits us with some 45C weather! Here is a little rundown of a little who/what/where/when from the past few weeks I have been MIA. […] Read more…

Road Trip To Masafi

Running out of ideas on how to keep your brood busy while the kids are still on school holiday?   We recently ventured off the beaten path to the “Friday Market” which ironically is open seven days a week from 8am-10pm. It can be found on the Dubai-Fujairah road as you approach Masafi. On a side note, you are […] Read more…

Venue Review: Casa Loma Toronto

While on my holiday in Canada back in September, we went on a fabulous day trip to “Casa Loma” which is Spanish for “Hill House”. Nestled right in the city of Toronto, lays a gigantic Gothic revival castle, which now plays host to a museum.  Built in 1911  A really cool place to take the whole family! […] Read more…

Review: Six Senses Zighy Bay – Oman

Six Senses Zighy Bay has been on my bucket list for awhile, after I read about and dreamed many dreams about staying there!   Where oh where can and how will I begin to tell you everything and anything about Zighy Bay without sounding too high and mighty or puffed up in a few words!   This […] Read more…

Venue Review: Canada’s Wonderland

This past weekend, my mother’s work had a special fun day for the whole company! It was held at the most entertaining places in all of Canada…Canada’s Wonderland! We received four free passes and some coupons to redeem towards snacks! My cousin, who is currently visiting from Montreal was able to join us too:) I was one REALLY happy Mommy! […] Read more…

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