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

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Chicken Adobo

This is the first Filipino dish that I learned to cook. When I left the Philippines to work here in Dubai, my cooking skill was limited to frying eggs and sausages. I survived by eating out for some time then eventually had to learn how to cook. Chicken Adobo is the easiest dish to prepare. … Continue reading Chicken Adobo

Chicken Sopas

When I was a kid, one of my favorite food is Chicken Sopas. It is a staple dish for homes with little children in the Philippines. My mother cooks it on rainy days usually when there's a typhoon and classes are suspended. (Fact: The Philippines is exposed to tropical storms and is hit by up … Continue reading Chicken Sopas

Interview with THE NATIONAL

I would like to share this newspaper clip from today's issue of THE NATIONAL. I was interviewed along with other moms regarding our experience in securing school places for our kids this coming school year. Read it on Page 1 and 6 I hope everyone has secured places in the schools and enjoying the summer … Continue reading Interview with THE NATIONAL

Cassie Cat Trunki

We got our daughter a Trunki for Christmas. It was one of the things she wished for that Santa would bring her. And because we were also going to travel to Manila, I was eager to get one for her. I didn't want to bring a stroller because I knew it would be difficult to … Continue reading Cassie Cat Trunki

Mommy Duty: De-cluttering Toys

My 4-year old has accumulated a massive collection of toys and costumes, thanks to family and friends, who shower her with gifts very often. Organizing could be a challenge so my daughter and I agreed to de-clutter and organize her toys last weekend. Of course convincing a kid to get rid of toys took a … Continue reading Mommy Duty: De-cluttering Toys

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