So diets don’t work for you and you should know, you’ve tried every fad diet out there. You’ve starved on grapefruit, brought packets of slim shakes, sickened yourself with cabbage soup and know the calorie count of every biscuit. While you did loose a few pounds on all of them, you just couldn’t stick to any of them for long and before you knew it you started eating normally again and arrived back at square one. Sound familiar? Then Good Habits is for you. Read more
Whether you’re a fan of the hit TV musical-drama Glee, a wannabe pop star, or an enthusiastic singer in the shower, Kids Theatre Works! Dubai’s premier theatre school, will give your passion the platform to be heard at the first community ‘Glee Club‘ open to all ages in the UAE.
Set to perform an exciting mix of show-stopping tunes and modern day classics, the ‘Glee Club’ welcomes all ages to join in and aims to bring people together from across walks-of-life and experiences through song. Mother and daughters, cousins and uncles can together share their passion for the stage and work to create a piece that is fun for everyone. Read more
Since a lot of the Dubai schools combine this holiday with their half-term break you may find yourselves searching for activities to keep your kids active during this break. However, there is no need to panic as in Dubai there are always lots of Eid Camps on offer covering activities such as netball, swimming, football, basketball, art, drama and much much more .Expat Echo Dubai will be keeping the directory updated as new camps are announced, so whatever your child’s passion may be there will be an a camp for them. Read more
What is the p.a.w.s. project?
The p.a.w.s. project is a U.A.E. wide awareness project designed to encourage dog owners and the general public (including children) to stop and think before approaching a dog whilst out walking.
Dogs that need to be allowed walking space will be easily recognised with a blue ribbon on their leash. Do not approach a dog with a blue ribbon on its leash, but keep your distance and allow the other dog space to let the owner walk away and remove themselves from the situation. Read more
The sport of diving has been around for centuries, from early beginnings jumping off rocks, to a professionally recognised sport that takes place in some of the best sporting facilities in the world. The sport is growing in popularity all over the world due to sports icons such as Tom Daley and the diving reality based celebrity television show Splash; which has run in around fifteen countries so far, from Australia to Romania.
The water based sport, which combines the discipline and athletic ability of gymnastics and trampolining with the aesthetic beauty of ballet, helps children develop all round fitness with the mental toughness to overcome their fears in a fun and friendly environment. Read more