Meal Plan: Our top five meals this week

Last week I shared a snapshot of what we had eaten throughout the week, hopefully it was inspiring for some.  This week meal planning mayhem…

View Post

How to Create a Family Budget that Really Works

Setting up a family budget isn’t exactly the most exciting thing in the world, but it’s an important part of making sure that you and…

View Post

Five Years On: From new Expat on the block to settled Expat Wife

Five years ago, on a cold April day, I said my goodbyes to the UK and boarded a plane to Dubai to live. Apprehensive, nervous,…

View Post

Five Fun Swim Floats for Your Family

Swimming pools can be a lot of fun. Families can spend entire summers in their own or public pools. However, swimming pools do carry a…

View Post

Why I’ve started a Gratitude Journal

Last week, on a bit of whim to be honest, I ordered a Gratitude Journal. I was busy scrolling through Facebook, minding my own business,…

View Post

Meal Planning: You are what you eat

Forget March Madness in our house it’s all about the Meal Plan Mayhem season. Yes, once again I have picked up my trusty meal planning…

View Post

I thought parenting was supposed to get easier?

I always assumed that as children grow parenting gets easier.  (Until they became teenagers obviously.)  Once we were passed the sheer exhaustion of the baby…

View Post