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Bumps, Babies and Beyond

Bumps, Babies and Beyond

What’s Next for Dubai?

May 3, 2013 by Busy Mommy

One thing I love about Dubai is that Sheikh Mohammed, the ruler of the Emirate, really doesn’t think there is anything out of reach. Every week a new initiative is… Read more…

I Spy With My Little Eye

October 29, 2012 by Busy Mommy

My husband and I are the type of parents that outwardly say “we trust you” to our children, but we really don’t. He and I have discussed at length the… Read more…

Categories: Mommy Issues

The Entertainer Vouchers Going to Waste…Again

October 3, 2012 by Busy Mommy

It’s already October and once again we’ve hardly used any of the vouchers in our Entertainer Family book. We get the book every year and end up using enough vouchers… Read more…

Categories: General, Shopping

Crazy Mom at Table 9

September 12, 2012 by Busy Mommy

Last Friday we went to the Organic Foods & Cafe brunch at Dubai Mall. We normally don’t do brunches but our family is on a mission to use more vouchers… Read more…

Categories: Mommy Issues

My Son’s 5th Grade Teacher is…

September 9, 2012 by Busy Mommy

Superwoman! I don’t mean to boast, but last night I read the welcome letter from my son’s teacher and this woman sounds pretty awesome. The first thing that came to… Read more…

Categories: General

Essentials for Japanese Expats in Dubai

September 6, 2012 by Busy Mommy

I’ve finally found the information for the Japanese playgroup and language group. This information is probably easy to find for Japanese expats from Japan, but for people like me who… Read more…

Getting Ready for Pre-School

September 6, 2012 by Busy Mommy

For weeks I’ve been reading my friends’ status updates on Facebook and Twitter … every one of them that has kids has been counting down the days until the kids… Read more…

Reconnecting with my Japanese Heritage…in Dubai?!

August 28, 2012 by Busy Mommy

I’m not sure if I’ve made this clear or not but I love being Japanese. I love Japanese food, Japanese variety TV shows, J-Pop music and most of all the… Read more…

Do I LOOK Like I’m Pregnant?!?

August 27, 2012 by Busy Mommy

People always say that pregnant women are “radiant,” “glowing” and “beautiful.” I’m not sure I agree either way, but the last 3 times I’ve been asked if I was pregnant… Read more…

Categories: General, Mommy Issues

Funny Busy Family Quotes

August 16, 2012 by Busy Mommy

I swear some days I wish we had a film crew documenting our lives. I know most families have their funny moments but my family is like a side show…. Read more…