I get some questions from time to time asking what it’s like having kids here, being a mother and trying to live everyday life. Dubai, to many people is part of an unknown world. I certainly did not have much reason or opportunity to visit before moving here, so I give my sympathies to those… Continue reading Raising Children in Dubai
I have come to love Dubai. I don’t want to pack everything up and move on (Maybe because I don’t want to pack and move with 3 children across the world….that 14hr flight is h*ll). Who knows when I will have to relocate, but we all know that our times will come. It’s in the… Continue reading The Things I Will Not Miss, Sorry Dubai
I took a trip to Utah a little while back now and let me just say . . . I kinda missed some things from Dubai while we were away. Like, I missed those things A LOT. And with the ever impending doom of leaving Dubai lurking around any corner (Because, seriously, we all never… Continue reading The Things I’ll Miss
One of the most frequent questions I get from people back home is, “Is it safe in Dubai?” Yes, the world has bad people and they are doing bad things. There are wars and threats of danger and a lot of scary stuff going on in different places. What people mean when they ask me… Continue reading Do I Feel Safe in Dubai?
Ramadan is the 9th month of the Islamic calendar, and it is believed that this time is when the Qu’ran was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad. This month is a time of faith and sacrifice, from sunup to sundown all Muslim who are healthy and able will refrain from drinking or eating including gum, no… Continue reading Ramadan Kareem, 2017
Contests, promotions, giveaways. Have you ever participated in any in your home country? In Dubai? I am no stranger to submitting my information and sharing FB posts for the chance to win a vacation to the Maldives or even a simple bottle of shampoo. I am also not a stranger to reading a different name… Continue reading Winner Winner!
At the beginning of the year I read from a lot of friends and other people, that 2016 was a bad year for them. Everyone was looking forward to a new year and a better one at that. There were some hard points and some great times as well. It did not leave me with… Continue reading Intercontinental Dubai, Day Pass