Dubai-based mother Johanna Said had no idea that her son, Emilio, would be born with Down Syndrome. But she says that what seemed like a very daunting prospect at first has turned into an immensely rewarding experience that's taught her more than she could have ever imagined...March 19, 2019
In our series of stories looking at the experiences of mothers raising people of determination in the UAE, Serbian expat Dragana Stojkovic (@ecomama.dxb) tells us about her two-year-old daughter Sofija, who has a rare hearing disorderFebruary 10, 2019
Accomplishing twice as much as the average person in a week, we talk to one of Dubai’s 'supermums' on how she lives life to the fullest – acing raising a family and building a career all at onceJune 10, 2018
Carine Badreddine, a marketing consultant from Canada, was delighted to discover she was expecting twins. But a high-risk pregnancy, premature birth and a stint in NICU has taught her some lessons for lifeApril 12, 2018
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!)
We've tried and tested the city's best parks and play areas for children to tell you everything a real mum needs to know...
New research suggests that, contrary to official advice, even low-level caffeine consumption during pregnancy (including chocolate!) may be detrimental to your baby’s health
Everything you need to know about vaccine safety and your little one's immunisation schedule in the UAE