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Posted by on in Just for fun



While all mums and dads enjoy a good bit of romance during the month of love, it is also a great time to share the love as a family, especially when the tots are still little and going out is not that simple. Here are 5 ways to make Valentine's Day special for the entire brood.



Posted by on in All about food

These raspberry-lemon cupcakes are topped with an easy cream cheese frosting tinted pink with a little raspberry puree. For those unaccustomed to the mildly nutty flavor of whole-wheat flour (used in these cupcakes), the flavor of the raspberry puree swirled into the lemony cake makes the wheat flavor undetectable.



2 cups raspberries, fresh or frozen (thawed and drained)


2017 marks the year of the Fire Rooster accoring to the Chinese Lunar calendar. Be part of the celebrations around the UAE and start the New Year with success and prosperity!


Abu Dhabi



Posted by on in Just for fun

Chinese New Year (Spring Festival) is a major holiday in not just China but also other countries in Asia. Here are 10 interesting facts about this important and popular holiday.



1. The date varies!


We all know the feeling right? We pick the kids up from school and eagerly begin asking how their day was anticipating these long detailed responses full of glee and excitement. More often than not, we get, "Fine", "OK", "Boring", "Can't remember". The truth is, our kids have just completed 4 - 7 days of school and guess what, the last thing they want to do is talk about it too! It doesn't mean they aren't happy or enjoying school - it just means they're a bit fed up with it. Start with allowing your child som "me time" so to speak. Time to decompress from all the activities of the day, ideas including picking a snack, a short burst of screen time or playing outside for a bit.


Getting children to talk about school (or other events they participate in away from you) requires being more specific with your questions. Here are some things to keep in mind when you're talking to your child about school:



Posted by on in The Everyday Life

Looking for fun, new ways to spend quality time with your child? Check out our list of 12 must-do ideas! When you think about it, moms are a lot like cops: our job is to serve and protect. And as you likely already know, it's a 24/7 job! Between all the teaching, feeding, guiding and—yes—disciplining, it's easy to lose sight of the need to really connect with our kids. Here, a dozen fun and creative ways to get your quality time in.


1. Give thanks!


Posted by on in Shopping

As they say, being is a parent is a full time job and there are no holidays either. However, when it comes to being a mother, it is even more difficult. There are innumerable people who start dishing out advices to the young mothers at the drop of a hat. However, only a few among the tons of random advice actually works. In today's age where everything is available online, gone are the days when parents and would-be mother used to hunt every little thing down for their newborn from local brick and mortar shops. Nowadays, with the ease of online shopping, people have started buying almost everything online. This is because one can easily shop from the comforts of one's home.


Thus, the comes in the picture being the boon for every mother and parent out there. It is a company based in the UAE that aims at addressing all the needs of the mother and the child. The website caters to all the countries across the globe. The website offers nothing short of quality products and services for the parents and their kids at affordable rates. Souqmama's main aim is to help mothers in achieving the solutions to all their parental needs, based on varied kinds of requirements. People can also contact the website for any sort of needs related to childcare, baby and parenthood.



Posted by on in Competitions



Shop like a royal this Christmas with the new aden+anais Metallic range which has sold out around the world…not only does this amazing new on trend come as swaddles (or super cool scarves for on trend mamas), but their beautiful Dream Blanket is stunning enough to make the perfect addition to any living room to add that ‘Christmas’ feel while the the family enjoy their favorite festive flick.



Posted by on in Shopping

All of us who have children have too many toys scattered throughout the house. No matter how diligent we are about keeping them at bay, it seems to be a constant fight. It's especially hard when special days come and we want to give gifts to our children, or grandparents want to give gifts.


Gifts are good things!



Posted by on in Things to do in Abu Dhabi



Most kids love running, jumping, dancing and generally getting active right? So why not consider CrossFit Yas Kids for your child's next birthday party? Situated at Yas Marina in Abu Dhabi, the CrossFit Yas Kids team invites you to come and plan the ultimate birthday bash for your child, be they 4 years old or 16 years old.




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