This Autism Awareness Day we revisit our inspiring interview with Brazilian stylist Bianca Parzanezi Neves, 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, 2020
When Georgie Fizz,32, and her husband Darren started posting family videos on YouTube, they never would have guessed that three years later they would have two million followers on Instagram and 10 million people tuning into their Youtube videos every day...March 09, 2020
Many of us dream about working for ourselves, but what’s the reality of being an entrepreneur and a parent in the UAE? We got seven mums and business owners together at the gorgeous Eggspectation in Citywalk for a breakfast roundtable about their experience in growing their brand onlineJuly 29, 2019
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
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...
They cry with an accent, and other curious truths that make newborns even more amazing than you think
With sex-selection technology becoming more affordable and more common, the statistics are showing an overwhelming preference for girls. So what is it about mother-daughter relationships that is causing this pro-pink bias?
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
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!)