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Archive for May, 2011

Dum, Da, Dum, Dum…

By Busy Mommy - Sunday, May 22, 2011

No, this isn’t a “The Rapture” post… By this time tomorrow my beloved mother in law will be here to help out with the kids and see Baby E!  I… Read more…

Asked & Answered: Inside Al Wasl Hospital

By Busy Mommy - Sunday, May 22, 2011

(UPDATE: I wrote a quick update to this post when I got home from the hospital.  Check it out here: 1. Will I be given an enema before the… Read more…

Antenatal Clinic at Al Wasl Hospital

By Busy Mommy - Saturday, May 21, 2011

I’m probably a bit too careful about taking pictures in Dubai. I have read one too many stories in the newspapers about tourists and expats getting arrested or ticketed for… Read more…

I’m Having Twins!

By Busy Mommy - Friday, May 20, 2011

Or so that’s what I was told by the checkout lady at Spinney’s today. I’ve heard of people awkwardly asking women who are not pregnant, “How many months are you?”… Read more…

10 Day Countdown

By Busy Mommy - Sunday, May 15, 2011

I just realized that in a week, my mother-in-law is coming to Dubai and 3 days later, I’ll be checking into Al Wasl Hospital!  It’s weird how up until the… Read more…

Baby Names

By Busy Mommy - Friday, May 13, 2011

I posted a thread on a couple weeks ago titled “What did you call your baby before you knew the sex?” and received 67 responses.  Some were so cute… Read more…

Discussing “Death” Topics with Kids

By Busy Mommy - Wednesday, May 11, 2011

In the past 2 weeks we’ve had a couple of tough topics hit the news.  First was the death of Osama bin Laden (which related to discussions of terrorism, killing,… Read more…

Keeping it Simple

By Busy Mommy - Monday, May 9, 2011

With 4 weeks to go, we really have not bought much for Baby E’s arrival.  This week we bought a Graco stroller/car seat combo and a travel playyard/day bed from… Read more…

Save the Date!

By Busy Mommy - Wednesday, May 4, 2011

I went to Al Wasl yesterday for a check up and to schedule the date of my cesarean.  I’m happy to say Baby E will be plopping into the world… Read more…

Has Justice Been Served?

By Busy Mommy - Monday, May 2, 2011

In a very surreal moment, I woke up this morning to hear from my husband that Osama bin Laden was killed by US forces in Pakistan.  It is surreal not… Read more…

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