Posts Tagged ‘more goodies’

Fun Find: Middle East Currency Exchange Website

Whenever I go back home to Canada, or visit my husband’s family in Austria we always end up coming home with all types of foreign currency. You are probably thinking “me too” right? Generous grandparents, and relatives love gifting the kids! It goes straight to their bank accounts! Nice and all…but I always struggle with figuring out conversions! Money […] Read more…

Five Things…

One week from now we will be boarding a flight back home to Dubai! With that said…here a few things I will surely miss from Canada!  1 & 2 . Designated “family parking” AND “Target”  3. “Family fitting rooms” big enough to fit a double stroller!  4. Twinkies-nuff said!  5.”Lays Ketchup chips” Read more…

Fun Find: Flying Nannies

This is just UNREAL! Flying Nannies! Do you know how much I wish I could fly Etihad Airways to go home this month! Can you imagine having the luxury of a “Flying Nanny”? Let me explain to you what a “Flying Nanny” is! Etihad Airways has just launched an in-flight child care assistance program for families […] Read more…

Tired eyes?

 I had a laugh with my daughter when she was eating her cucumbers… I popped two pieces on my eyes and closed them for a millisecond while my dad snapped a picture of the two of us being goofy. They really did make my tired bloodshot eyes feel more soothed. I think I will be […] Read more…

Fun Find: Free Infant Trial Class

Do you have a baby aged 4-10 months old? Then hurry up and register for this free class at “The Little Gym Dubai”! The event will take place on September 8th at 11:15am! You can secure your place via the link below: https://www.facebook.com/events/507636125978633/ Read more…

Giveaway: “Benetton Voucher Worth 500 AED!”

We did it! 1000 likes! Time to celebrate!   Up for grabs is a 500 AED voucher for Benetton! You can choose who to spoil it on=)    For a chance to WIN: Like {Mommy in Dubai} on Facebook Like {Benetton UAE} on Facebook Leave a comment on Facebook {Mommy in Dubai} and tell me how would spend the […] Read more…

Mommy of the Week!

Originally from California, USA-Julianne is the 1st brave mamma to be featured here as “Mommy of the Week”! Yay! Isn’t she just beautiful?  She is a freelance makeup artist and stay at home mommy to her *almost* 3 year old gorgeous daughter! They live in Marina and spend a lot of time hanging out at the […] Read more…

Happy World Breastfeeding Week 2013

Happy Breastfeeding week Mommies!  I am so proud of myself for how well I have done second time around with my son. With my daughter back in 2010 I was not educated enough about how to nurse properly and even suffered pretty severe depression as a result. This time around, I could even go as […] Read more…

Fun Find: Aden & Anais

Looks like the Royal baby and Nate have something in common:) They both use Aden & Anais swaddle blankets! You can buy yours at the same shop we got ours from:)http://www.thebabyboutique.com/shop-by/designer/aden-anais-1/jungle-jam–swaddle-blankets-set-of-4    Read more…

Giveaway: “The Smurfs 2” Movie Passes

Have not done a giveaway in quite some time! I have 2 tickets to see “The Smurfs 2” up for grabs courtesy of the Build-A-Bear-Workshop! The screening is in Dubai on August 5th! To be in the winning, head on over to my Facebook page! Be sure to “like” my page as well as the posting […] Read more…

Fun Find: Melijoe

Is it too early for me to start dreaming of how I would dress my daughter one day when she starts “big girl school”?   Check out this super cool online children’s store Melijoe. They have clothing for ages 0-16 direct from Paris with delivery to the UAE (and internationally) oooh la la! Truly beautiful […] Read more…

Lunch At Anna Oma’s! Payerbach-Austria

Austria…I have a love/hate relationship with you! Each time I come to visit, I gain so much weight! 3kgs and counting!!!! Anna Oma, who is my daughter and son’s great grandmother (grandmother to my husband) is one of the best cooks I know! Thanks to her, I packed on another few kgs! We went to visit her during […] Read more…

Wedding Time!

On Saturday we attended a beautiful Austrian wedding. The marriage took place at Ruprecht church in the 1st district of Vienna at 2:30pm (a very pretty and old church). From there we went over to Salzamt for canapes and drinks. We were then picked up by old antique busses and driven to the final location to eat, drink and be […] Read more…

New In Store! “Cuddledry”! Only at Mothercare

I just received an email from Mothercare about this genius product that has finally hit the UAE (sold exclusively at Mothercare)! It looks really cool and SO practical. We have all had that moment when we are scared to take our baby out of the bath and wrap them in a towel in a safe […] Read more…

Places To Visit In Vienna! Part 1

One of my favourite places to visit in Vienna! Oberlaa bakery and the Kurpark Oberlaa (they are located next to each other within the park)! If you are vacationing in Vienna this summer then be sure to spend an afternoon here!Kurpark Oberlaa The bakery is just amazing! The desserts are soooo yummy! Delicious ice cream, and […] Read more…

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