At this time of year, the weather is perfect and residents tend to spend more time outside enjoying the gorgeous weather but unfortunately this also brings it problems for your skin. Here’s some tips from a specialist on how to protect and take care of your, and especially your kids skin.
This near perfect weather makes you want to be at the pool and on the beach even more than usual. This spring, make sure you and your loved ones are protected from the harsh United Arab Emirates (UAE) sun. Dr. Radmila Lukian from the Dubai London Specialty hospital answers some important questions, things you’ll want know in order to protect yourself and your kids. Read more
UK Boarding School Exhibition – Grosvenor House Hotel, Dubai Marina. 7 and 8 February 2014. From 2 – 7 pm
The exhibition, now in its 9th consecutive year, enables families living in the Gulf region to meet Heads and Representatives of 30 UK boarding schools and talk to UK boarding school specialists.
Entrance FREE, collect a FREE copy of the UK Boarding Schools Directory. FREE valet parking for all Exhibition visitors!
Are you a nervous parent wondering if your child will get the grades to make it into their final years at secondary school in Dubai or are you nervous your husband’s job will finish before your 16 year old has sat their GCSE’s? If so then get down to the Grosvenor House Hotel on 7-8 February to visit the Sue Anderson UK Boarding School Exhibition. Read more
Becoming an expat is exciting and daunting all at the same time. Children process things differently however, their world is small, cosy, familiar and comfortable. We spend an awful lot of time as parents building a routine for our children and moving to a foreign country can threaten to upset this and put undue stress on a child. Although moving with your kids to Dubai was initially your decision, you can and should involve them in the decision making process with regards to aspects of their move. Read more
You might have heard about the benefits of antenatal classes from your midwife, doctor or friends. Here we will give you some general information on the topic, two examples from antenatal class providers in Dubai and a list of institutions in Dubai that offer antenatal classes. Read more
Mini Exchange is a new concept providing an on line marketplace for parents to buy and sell new and like-new kids’ clothing, accessories, fancy dress & school uniform. Mini Exchange does the hard work for sellers and gives buyers easy access to discounted branded and designer clothes. Items are collected from sellers for free and quality-checked by the team. They are then professionally photographed, described and listed on the site. When they sell, Mini Exchange deposits the profits directly into the seller’s account. Buyers can order from the comfort of their own homes and are assured that items purchased are nothing less than perfect – genuine, freshly laundered and in great condition.
Mini Exchange launches with over 500 products and with prices starting from as low as 50 AED. The site stocks a diverse range of labels and items from GAP pyjamas to luxury Dior dresses, catering to a wide range of tastes and budgets. Read more
The Brain Workshop is a KHDA approved Dubai-based cognitive skills training center established with the mission of helping children and adults overcome learning difficulties by improving their cognitive weaknesses.
The Brain Workshop’s team of professional and certified trainers implements the American BrainRx program, a well established, scientifically researched program that has helped thousands of children across the world with proven and documented results.
Not only school and university students who are struggling with homework, memory and/or attention can benefit from this program but also advanced students who desire to further sharpen their critical thinking and processing skills. The program, which addresses the root causes of attention and reading problems, offers a great help for children and adults suffering from Dyslexia, ADD and ADHD. Cognitive skills training can also help career professionals improve their job performance and unlock their potential for success. Read more