Christmas with Kids in Dubai – 2022

Best time of the year – Christmas with kids in Dubai. The little ones love it, we love it. And there’s always so much to see and do here in Dubai. Here’s an ever-growing list of anything Christmassy that crosses my radar. Enjoy the festive season with the family. Winterfest by McGettigans McGettigans has taken […]

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Where to watch World Cup with kids in Dubai – FIFA 2022

With FIFA World Cup going from the 20th of November till 18th of December in Qatar, a lot of families here in Dubai will be looking to take their little ones out to a restaurant or bar to watch the game. Wouldn’t it be nice watch football with the family, have a drink or two, […]

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Halloween with Kids in Dubai 2022

Here’s a quick list of all the Halloween events for kids that are happening in malls, restaurants, or communities in Dubai, or specifically close to us here in Dubai Marina. Have a browse through the Family Halloween Brunch Listing as well if you are looking for a brunch to do. Happy Halloween with the family! […]

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Everything you need to know about Formula 1 Yacht Rental in Abu Dhabi

Have you been to the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix? Well, we haven’t. Did you know that you can choose to watch the race by renting a yacht? Imagine that. The following article is written by a guest writer on the Formula 1 Yacht Rental in Abu Dhabi. Enjoy. The F1 World Championship started […]

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Chinese New Year with Kids in Dubai : 2022 Year of the Tiger

Are you in Dubai again for Chinese New Year this year? Another year of not going home isn’t it. Hopefully next year? As the date comes closer, I started to google to see what’s out there to do, and where to eat with the little ones this year. Most of the ones featured are the […]

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Mauritius Tourism Gala Evening @ One&Only Royal Mirage Dubai

Last week, we had the honour of attending a gala evening hosted by the Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority. The event was held in the ballroom of the One&Only Royal Mirage, with over 100 media representatives as well as social media influencers. Glad to be dressed up and out that evening – particularly in a venue […]

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Christmas Decorations in Dubai Resorts : 2021 Edition

With Dubai being a holiday destination – it also means that resorts tend to make an extra effort with their festive decorations over Christmas. It’s great for us as residents as every visit is magical for the little ones. Here’s a collection of Christmas decorations in various resorts that we have been to this year. […]

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Christmas Markets in Dubai Marina & Surroundings : 2021 Edition

With so many markets popping up all over the city, I’ve decided to put one together just for our area – for our own reference, and for anyone else who lives close by too. So here’s all the Christmas markets and Winter Wonderlands happening in Dubai Marina, Dubai Harbour, Bluewaters, Jumeirah Beach Residence and The […]

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The Botanist Gin & Jazz Evening – The Rooftop @ Folly

Nice to return to Folly after a very early ladies night in the summer. This time for the launch of “Souk Madinat’s favourite rooftop terrace” – yes I stole the tagline from the invite. The rooftop is quite dreamy in the evenings, isn’t it? You can’t really get that in any other spot in Dubai […]

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Gal and Gallery 27 – Where Art Meets Food

Isn’t it nice to get dressed up for an event? Aren’t we all glad things are getting to some sort of normal in Dubai? 🙂 Introducing Gal, a contemporary Turkish-Mediterranean restaurant situated at the Ground Floor of Address Downtown Dubai. You may not have been there but I am sure you have seen photos of […]

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Chocolate Masterclass @ Oompa Loompa, The Beach JBR Dubai

The quickest way deals get around these days when it comes to kid’s activities is social media. Saw a post in the JBR Mums Dubai FB group (credits entirely to Kristel!), a hunt through instagram, a couple of emails and phone call later, we got ourselves and the girls to the newly opened Oompa Loompa […]

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Sushi Masterclass @ Tanuki’s, The Dubai Mall

Last weekend we had the opportunity to bring our 3-year old to participate in a sushi masterclass held for kids, at Tanuki’s in the Dubai Mall. Whilst it’s meant for 6-year olds and above, they mentioned that the younger ones are free to join in with guidance from the parents.

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Christmas in Dubai – 2018 Family Edition

An amazing fellow mum collated a list of all the Christmas events in Dubai, and shared it with all of us. With permission, I’m putting this up with a few more additions to it and links added to the events on their respective social media pages. All credits goes to Liz Fitzpatrick for the list! 🙂 […]

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Sophie’s Peppa Pig Bday Do @ Ella’s Creamery Dubai

So excited to do this post. Just going through the photos brings a smile to my face 🙂 And that, I think, is what I did miss about blogging. So my girl is turning the big 2, and we decided to have her birthday do a little earlier this year as it is getting rather […]

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At long last, Bon Jovi in the UAE

We slept at 3am last night. We got back to Dubai past midnight and although I did think it was a good show, we felt….. unsatisfied. Spent the next two hours watching Bon Jovi’s old concert videos, particularly the one in Wembley back in 1995. How I wish we could get a time machine, jump in […]

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30 Seconds to Mars does World Trade Centre

Off we went to World Trade Centre last night to catch 30 seconds. We haven’t been to concerts there for a long time now, and it sorta reminded me why. Imagine every one in five person has a cigarette in hand. Ugh, it was disgusting. To be fair it really is just a ‘Dubai situation’, […]

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A ‘Happy Ending’ @ Societe Dubai Marina

Don’t worry, they’re not closing! Just for the summer 😉 Recently we seem to have always ended up at Societe after dinner out with friends. The music’s good, and the little guy with the signature hand-waving-in-front-of-face move is always there for comic relief. Next Friday Societe is closing for summer, with their ‘Happy Ending’ party […]

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Live Hypnosis @ The Dave Crane Show

Honestly, I don’t know what to believe 🙂 Half the time I’m thinking, really? The other half thinking, maybe?   Were you there? What did you think? Regardless, we had such a great time laughing our heads off. It was entertaining as hell.  So on Monday, I got into my car afterwork and got a message […]

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Flamenco night @ Salero Tapas Bodega

Spending an evening at Salero Tapas Bodega on their Flamenco Nights makes you wonder why have we not spent more time enjoying good live music in Dubai. You could argue and say, there isn’t a lot – but I know that’s not true. It’s all out there. You just need to know where to go. […]

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