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Bumps, Babies and Beyond

Bumps, Babies and Beyond

Ramadan for Newbies in Dubai

August 12, 2012 by Busy Mommy

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!

July 8, 2012 by Busy Mommy

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

July 6, 2012 by Busy Mommy

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…

Summer Study Struggles

July 5, 2012 by Busy Mommy

At the beginning of Big K’s Summer vacation I gave him 2 new workbooks so he could spend an hour a day working on his writing skills. He was super… Read more…

“Growing Up” Infographic Video

July 1, 2012 by Busy Mommy

I love everything about infographics. I love the simple presentation so that the average person can understand the basics of a complex topic. I also love the fun colors and… Read more…

Categories: Mommy Issues

Futsal Madness!

June 28, 2012 by Busy Mommy

I’d never even heard of futsal before moving to Europe a couple years ago, but now I love it. You see, I tend to become an obsessive fan anytime a… Read more…

Categories: Family Fun, General

Back to Blogging

June 6, 2012 by Busy Mommy

It’s been a while since I posted on the blog. I try to do it a couple times a week but life has been hectic. Normally as it heads towards… Read more…

Attention All IKEA Shoppers!

April 20, 2012 by Busy Mommy

I thought I had published this post when I originally wrote it back in November. Apparently it slipped through the cracks, and a lot has changed since I wrote it…. Read more…

Categories: Mommy Issues

My Addiction to Twitter

April 11, 2012 by Busy Mommy

I love Twitter. Since I started tweeting a year ago, I have connected with a lot of expat moms in the UAE. Twitter gives me a way of developing relationships… Read more…

Is It Just Me: Cursing

April 9, 2012 by Busy Mommy

My husband always says I’m a bit on the weird side, and I’m not afraid to admit it. I count whenever I’m doing anything (like walking up stairs) and sometimes… Read more…