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
I made a conscious decision not to pierce my daughter’s ears when she was born. My hubby supported the idea. I talked about it on my previous blog post 2 years ago. I wanted ear-piercing to be a rite of passage. She surprised us when she requested to get her ears pierced before she turned … Continue reading Ear Piercing
Here's a delicious recipe for Chicken breast that kids will surely love. Ingredients: 1. Chicken Breast 2. Onions 3. Mushrooms (I prefer fresh but this is what we have at the moment) 4. Cooking Cream 5. Chicken cubes (dissolve in 1 cup of hot water) 6. Salt and Pepper 7. Olive Oil Cooking Steps: 1. … Continue reading Creamy Mushroom Chicken
My daughter is a very curious kid. The moment she starts learning new things from school, she shares it with us at home and it becomes a topic of conversation for a couple of days. The nursery recently took the kids to a fire station. That fueled her curiosity about community helpers and the role … Continue reading Totally Random!
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
We started using a star chart when my daughter was 3 years old. At first I was very skeptical that it would actually work on a toddler but lo' and behold! it is one of the best thing I introduced in our household. To give you an idea, here's our first star chart: The Star … Continue reading Star Chart
I never thought it would be a challenge to register a kid into Kindergarten, until recently, my 4 year-old daughter attended an assessment day at a school which name I will not mention on this blog. In case you find that strange, yes, I am talking about 4-year old kids going to be assessed whether … Continue reading School Hunting for my 4-year Old