Posts Tagged ‘UAE’

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Fun Find: Winter Layers With Redtag

It’s the most wonderful time of the year in Dubai! The cool weather is slowly creeping in and that only means ONE thing! Sweater & layering season! Goodbye flip flops and shorts, hello gorgeous chunky knit sweaters and boots! I had such a great time choosing looks with Redtag. They have a tagline that goes […] Read more…

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Giveaway: Pumpkin Cakes From Bloomsbury’s

With Halloween less than two weeks away let’s get into the spirit by giving away THREE adorable pumpkin cakes from Bloomsbury’s! That means THREE winners! Each cake retails for 110 AED. They can be purchased from either three Bloomsbury’s outlets in Abu Dhabi. For location details click {HERE}. All you have to do is follow the below […] Read more…

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Dear Diary: Please Help Jeff Price (Pearl FM)

This is absolutely heartbreaking news! If you are a parent in Dubai, then you certainly will have heard of Pearl FM! The only children’s radio station in UAE! Jeff Price is the man that helped create the brilliant station. He was also kind enough to once invite me on a morning talk show. (Pictured above with Jeff […] Read more…

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Venue Review: Eternel Clinic Facial

It is always very important for me to take great care of my skin and get a facial every few months. Now if only I could stick to a strict regime…rather than fall asleep putting the kids to bed each night…forgetting to wash my face and moisturize like a hot mess…I would probably look 5 […] Read more…

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Not So Fun Find: McDonald’s “Fries”

Before you stop to pick up a “Happy Meal” for your child this weekend, think twice! This information I just came across is really disturbing! I do feed my children healthy and wholesome food each and every day. But I will NOT lie to you as once in a blue moon I will stop and […] Read more…

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Good Eats: Naughty Pretzel Treats (Pretzel Turtles)

One of my favourite TV shows to watch whenever I am back in North America is The Pioneer Woman (Ruby’s too). We stay up late in my Mom’s room watching it-just us girls. Over the holidays we watched an episode where Ree (the host) made very easy chocolaty pretzel treats. I told my best friend […] Read more…

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Fun Find: Teach2Give – IKEA

Thank you loads IKEA UAE for kitting-out Ruby & Nate’s new playhouse with super fun soft toys for a great cause! They have already spent hours entertaining themselves and making puppet shows + plays for me:) Last December the IKEA Foundation invited children from all over the world (40 countries) to submit their dream soft toy. Ten […] Read more…

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Fun Find: Free Video Message From Santa

This is the most genius holiday invention EVER! If you haven’t already created your personal video for your tiny tot then you need to get a move on stat! Your kid(s) are going to freak when they watch it, it is incredibly realistic! We make one every year, this year it seems like they have […] Read more…

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Dear Diary: Payback Time!

To this day, once in a blue moon my Mom will remind me of the terror I put her through as a child. Who me? Not possible… Well guess what, it’s now payback time! With horror and a few chuckles my own mother will recount the time when I convinced the entire primary year students […] Read more…

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Good Eats: Facts about Kiwifruit!

Seems like healthy eating is on a lot of parents minds these days, especially when it comes to educating children about it. Zespri Kiwi dropped off these fun little goodie bags (pictured below) for my kids and they were beyond thrilled as Kiwi is one of their favourite fruits. Did you know that Zespri Kiwifruit (the New […] Read more…

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Venue Review: Children’s Lane

 This family run business has had its doors open for a mere seven months and is gaining tons of interest by the community and tourists alike. Especially health conscious Mommies, folks looking to purchase bespoke gifts and on the hunt for the perfect children’s bedroom/nursery set. As Ruby and I pushed open the doors to the Children’s […] Read more…

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New Kellogg’s Disney Frozen Cereal

Well, well…weren’t my kids just as happy as Larry this past weekend! Yes we most certainly did get up to some fun family activities, BUT one of the highlights was breakfast on Friday morning…when they got to have their very own special box of Frozen cereal! Cereal is a pretty big deal in my household! It is […] Read more…

Giveaway: 2 Tickets to Piknic Électronik

Originally hailing from Montreal & Barcelona with extreme success, Piknic Électronik has now launched in Dubai! It is one of the seasons hippest places to hang with your kids in Dubai!   If you would like to get your hands on a pair of tickets to this weekends gig then all you have to do […] Read more…

Friday Entertainment

Have you figured out what you are doing today with the kids? If your little one is a {Laloopsy} fan you should take them down to a family fun day in downtown Dubai. Magic Phil will be there too! Lalaloopsy will be making her appearance at 3pm:) Read more…

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