Posts Tagged ‘expat’

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Giveaway: Children’s Place Gift Voucher

Which of you Mama’s wants to win a 300 AED gift voucher to shop at Children’s Place?   Children’s Place is voted America’s number 1 brand for kids & teens! Lot’s of fun and trendy outfits for boys & girls! To be in the winning is easy! Comment on my Instagram page (HERE) @mommyindubai under […] Read more…

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Holidays: Preparing Your Home For Summer Holidays

Many of us are en route to our home countries (or fun new destinations) in the coming days/weeks. Which means our homes will be left unattended for several weeks (or even months) subjected to extreme heat + sand + dust. Here is how I prepare our home before leaving for the summer: Switch off all water outlets After […] Read more…

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Rock, Paper, Scissors: “Hair Pompoms”

Pompoms are one of this years hottest trends! You can find them on everything from tops, sandals, handbags and more! I especially love them in HAIR (pigtails) So cute! Here is an easy and inexpensive tutorial to make your very own! What you Need: Yarn Thin but sturdy cardboard Pen or marker Scissors Small cup […] Read more…

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Giveaway: Win a Nokia 3! #UniteFor

What would YOU #UniteFor? The new Nokia smartphone campaign has created a powerful video with the “Sharing Fridges” community group in UAE. You can watch it {HERE}. The video celebrates bringing people together from all walks of life, irrespective of culture, religion, nationality or social status. A crew from Finland flew in for the project to interview members […] Read more…

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Fun Find: LEGOLAND Special Offers!

LEGOLAND Dubai has announced new opening hours, offers and activities during Ramadan! The park will open daily from 4pm-midnight & LEGOLAND Water Park will operate from 10am-7pm. Isn’t this Ramadan deal great?! 145 AED per person for 1 park or AED 195 for 2 parks (LEGOLAND Dubai or LEGOLAND Water Park). For those UAE residents that like […] Read more…

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In The Press: “WKND Magazine”

Thank you for the feature Khaleej Times! I enjoyed taking part in the debate on: At what age should you give a child a mobile phone? Here is my point of view: Corrine Fuchs is the founder and blogger of http://www.mommyindubai.com. You can follow her @mommyindubai on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter Earlier, I sat listening […] Read more…

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Fun Find: UAE Resident Offer @LEGOLAND

Save up to 85 AED at LEGOLAND Dubai plus FREE parking (when you book online) You can avail this great offer at LEGOLAND Dubai only until April 30th! LEGOLAND Dubai= 210 AED for adults & children LEGOLAND Water Park= 165 AED for adults & children Click here to BUY NOW!  Ticket Details: A valid UAE ID […] Read more…

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Good Eats: Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookies!

These are my second fav healthy cookies to make for my family! (My number #1 still goes to my Mama’s Oatie Cookies). This recipe comes straight out of the Jessica Seinfield “Double Delicious” cookbook! Sadly I can’t take any credit for creating this cookie! If you have never tried her recipes, you really should! She […] Read more…

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Rock Paper Scissors: “The Safest DIY Cleaner”

It’s been a few months now that I have gone off using chemical formulated floor cleaners/cleaning products in my household. I watched a movie on Netflix about the dangers of all the cleaning products we use and it terrified me (it was called “The Human Experiment”). “Thousands of untested chemicals are in our everyday products, […] Read more…

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Fun Find: “Aladdin Musical”

Are your children on half term this coming week (mine are) or maybe you are looking to do something memorable as a family? Tomorrow I am taking the kids to see “Aladdin“!  {CLICK HERE} for more details on how to purchase tickets. Madinat Theatre will be showcasing the classic family musical, Aladdin for the following ten days. […] Read more…

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Fun Find: “Horse & Hound Show”

It’s not very often we get to show off our family pet (in public) here in the UAE, right? Ruby & Nate are over the moon that they will be participating in the hound show with our rescue dog Chico! Kids & dogs enter for FREE. Adults 12 + is 50 AED!   Read more…

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Venue Review: Bareburger @Festival City

Bareburger is THE spot if you are in search of A) healthy & fresh eats B) organic options + the best burger(s) around! They have a great selection of vegan choices too! Just before the Christmas holidays I took Ruby & Nate to check out New York’s famous organic burger joint (located inside Festival City Mall). It is incredibly popular […] Read more…

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Fun Find: Winter Looks

What do you think of these winter looks I put together with Redtag? “Mommy Blogger Corrine Fuchs of http://www.mommyindubai.com has put together these adorable and trendy head-to-toe winter looks for boys. Unbelievably affordable, both you and your kids will love shopping at Redtag this winter.” I hope you all have a wonderful and festive season! […] Read more…

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Fun Find: Tips for Driving in Fog

There is nothing more frightening than heading out for the morning school run and being trapped in fog! I was SO scared this morning, but luckily with my little navigator in the back, she helped me stay calm! The first thing I do before pulling out of my driveway is to switch on my fog […] Read more…

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