Canadian Mairead Walsh, editor of InsideOut magazine, waited years to be able to adopt and finally bring home her daughter Zahra, 2. She explains how the experience has shaped her as a motherMay 21, 2019
It affects as many as one in four women in the UAE, but miscarriage and infant loss still remain relatively taboo topics. Here, Sarah Gamboni shares her story of love, loss and managing delayed grief in this poignant exploration of balancing the happiness and heartache of a rainbow babyMay 05, 2019
Aoife Stuart-Madge thought she was doing her bit for her skin, putting in as much effort as everyone else. However, when she discovered that her UAE mum friends had been cheating on her with clinical anti-ageing treatments, it left her wondering if perhaps she should jump on the derma-wagon too...April 09, 2019
Brazilian stylist Bianca Parzanezi Neves is the Dubai-based mum of five-year old Clara, who is on the autism spectrum. She explains how her motherhood experience has taught her to see things from a different perspective, and why she is so grateful to the UAE...April 02, 2019
Having a baby is a momentous and life-changing experience and it's perfectly normal to worry about it. Expectant mum Sarah Garden shares her fears about the upcoming change, and speaks to an expert about how to communicate with her partner and prepare for the new arrivalApril 02, 2019
With January dubbed ‘Divorce month’ in many countries because of the spike in enquiries that divorce lawyers receive, we examine what it means to get divorced as an expat living in the UAE...
Dubai mum, Dina Assad, had to fight with doctors to get her 10-month-old son, Karim, treated for what at first seemed like chicken pox, but turned out to be a life-threatening condition that kills 30 million people each year. She shares her moving story...
It can be a hassle to get little ones to stay still long enough for a trim, but these salons come well-prepared to make the experience a stress-free one for kids and parents alike
From marriage certificates to baby passports and visas, so much documentation is required to give birth in the UAE that at first it’s just plain confusing. Here’s your pregnancy- and newborn-paperwork action plan...
Stuck for ideas of what to do with little ones when it's so hot outside? Here's our pick of the best (and they're not all soft plays!)