Dubai Old Souk and Abra Ride

We've been in the UAE for over a decade yet we have not visited a couple of important landmarks in the country. Today we decided to take our daughter out on a boat ride to see Dubai's Old Souk. This is the Abra. It is used as a daily transportation connecting Bur Dubai and Deira. … Continue reading Dubai Old Souk and Abra Ride

Advertisements

Al Barsha Park

One of my family's frequently visited place these days is Al Barsha Park. It is summer break and my daughter has recently learned how to ride a bike so we are enjoying the outdoors. It can get extremely hot in Dubai during the summer so the best time to go is early morning or at … Continue reading Al Barsha Park

Mattel Play Town

Thinking of an indoor play area that can keep the kids cool and entertained during the Summer break? Mattel Play Town is an awesome place for an all day fun-filled family day! The kids can watch the show and participate in several activities. Mascots appear on stage on different timings. You can find the schedule … Continue reading Mattel Play Town

Ski Dubai

It is summer time! What better way to beat the heat in Dubai than spending a day at -4 degrees? On my daughter's 5th birthday, we decided to have a family day at Ski Dubai. Here's a recap of our recent visit! We started with ski lessons. Adults and kids do it at the same … Continue reading Ski Dubai

Jump Boxx – Uptown Mirdiff

I know a lot of moms are very cautious when it comes to what and where kids play. I, for one, always worry when letting my kid play on a trampoline as a bad landing may cause serious injury. I also don't like that some play areas (will not disclose the names) have unsupervised trampolines … Continue reading Jump Boxx – Uptown Mirdiff

Best Butter Chicken in Town

If you love butter chicken as much as we do, one Indian Restaurant that you shouldn't miss in Dubai is Asha's Restaurant. My hubby and I share the same craving for butter chicken. I do not eat most spicy Indian dishes so we requested everything mild spicy. These are two of the most popular dishes … Continue reading Best Butter Chicken in Town

A Day at Kids HQ

Eid Mubarak everyone! It is a wonderful weekend to celebrate Eid with the family. Hope everyone is enjoying the holidays. We have one extremely excited kid. No school, both Mom and Dad are home, lots of playtime, no bedtime rules! We surprised her with this new toy that she's been asking for in the past … Continue reading A Day at Kids HQ