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Ramadan for Newbies in Dubai

By Busy Mommy - Sunday, August 12, 2012

One of my biggest worries before moving to Dubai was that I’d do something to offend Muslims and get sent off to jail or deported. My knowledge of Dubai, the… Read more…

Getting Ready for Our Summer Vacation!

By Busy Mommy - Sunday, July 8, 2012

Before we leave for our long-awaited vacation, I want the kids to participate in some activities in Dubai. We rarely get to have family outings during the school year because… Read more…

Another Summer Ramadan for the UAE

By Busy Mommy - Friday, July 6, 2012

Busy Family has lived in Dubai for 3 years and we have yet to miss a Summer…until this year! Unlike most expats, I actually like staying in Dubai during the… Read more…

Gingerbread House Fun

By Busy Mommy - Wednesday, December 21, 2011

…Or was it? A couple days ago we went to the gingerbread house event at Radisson Blu Deira Creek. There are lots of similar events throughout Dubai but I chose… Read more…

A Funny Observation About Christmas in UAE

By Busy Mommy - Monday, December 19, 2011

You know how in the US people leave their Christmas lights on their houses well after Christmas and into the New Year? Well in Dubai they do something similar. The… Read more…

Christmas in Dubai

By Busy Mommy - Saturday, December 17, 2011

People back home often ask me what Christmas is like in Dubai. Mostly they want to know if we’re allowed to be celebrate it here, in an Islamic country…and if… Read more…

Proud to be … an Emirati

By Busy Mommy - Sunday, December 4, 2011

This week Dubai has become a sea of red, green, white and black as Emiratis and expats got ready to celebrate the 40th UAE National Day. December 2nd marks the… Read more…

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