Posts Tagged ‘other 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…

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…

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…

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…

Tips: Flying With An Infant

Not to sound cocky, but I would consider myself a pro when it comes to travelling with a baby!   My daughter and I would fly every one to two months from Dubai to either Vienna (5.5hr flight) or Toronto (14hr flight). By the age of two, my daughter had been to four states in USA, 2 provinces in Canada, […] Read more…

Summer Holidays!

Have been busy the past few days packing and preparing! It’s 5:30am and I am about to get ready for my flight! Starting my summer travels today! First stop Vienna! Then Canada! I will be back in September but I will be sure to post throughout the summer!!! Lot’s of fun things to come!   […] Read more…

Father’s Day Reminder

With Father’s Day coming up just around the corner (June 16) wouldn’t this make the most sentimental gift? I love the key chain as my husband does not wear dress shirts to work. But for those hubby’s who go to work suited up, these cuff links are awesome!! Emma takes hand/foot prints of your child (or children) […] Read more…

Style Feature For United Colors Of Benetton-Part 2

My latest assignment from “United Bloggers of Benetton Project Dubai 2013” was to style a person of my choice using pieces from the new collection.   Part 2 is of my daughter! Time to bring out the popsicles and chilled lemonade! Let summertime roll on!   Look #1 Pale blue dress with rosette applique Look […] Read more…

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