Is it possible to have a drug free birth?

Originally posted on Mum Of The Tribe:
Both of my children’s births will remain etched in my mind as a significant life-changing, wonderful event, but their birth stories are two different tales. I am grateful that both my girls arrived safely and I was in one piece afterward, but this story is one of the…

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Barcelona

Barcelona is a 7-hour direct flight from Dubai, so it’s a win for us as we wanted to visit Spain this Summer without having to do a layover. Having never been to Barcelona before we armed ourselves with tourist information and spent a few hours on google researching some of the best travel blogs we could […]

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Moving abroad? Why visiting home isn’t that easy!

Taking the plunge to pack up our belongings and move abroad was not a decision we took lightly. It took months of back and to, why we should and why we shouldn’t questions as well as a very long list of considerations before we finally said YES let’s do it!  I should say that this […]

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Style It Like Mum: Summer Capsule Wardrobe Essentials

Summer is truly upon us here in the Middle East, so easy-to-wear comfortable clothing and keep-me-cool fabrics is an absolute must! As part of escaping the mighty power of the Sun here in the desert, like so many of us expats at this time of year, our Summer escape is just over a month away. […]

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Simple Summer Berry Cooler

“What are we going to do this afternoon Mummy?” I hear this phrase on a daily basis and its now soaring towards the 40s here in Dubai, so as you can imagine being outside mid-afternoon after the school run is pretty much off limits. So, what can we do that keeps the kids busy and […]

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Exploring Sri Lanka : Unawatuna

My little family consisting of myself, my husband and our two girls 6 and 1, have just spent 8 days in Sri Lanka’s family tourist spot of Unawatuna. Its roughly a four-hour flight from Dubai to Colombo airport then a further 2-hour drive south of Sri Lanka to reach Unawatuna, which is a picturesque coastal town […]

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What six and a half years of parenting have taught me

For the past six and half years of my life, two little girls have completely stolen my heart. I could talk about how proud I am of all their achievements, but instead, I want to talk about what the past six and half years have taught me! I had Lola in my life for 5 […]

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Dear sweet sweet sugary things

Dear sweet sweet sugary things, I know that you and I have had a long-lasting, loving and giving relationship. I love you and you give unconditionally to me. You never fail to give to me all the carbohydrates, chocolaty delights and heavenly cakes that I so crave on a daily basis. For that, I will […]

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Happy Mother’s Day

Today we celebrate Mother’s everywhere for their tireless dedication, a love that knows no bounds and the sheer amount of selflessness to ensure their little and grown-up people are nurtured, loved and happy. To all Mothers To my own beautiful Mum, my Mother in Law and my Grandmothers, thank you for raising me and teaching […]

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Empowering mamas to trust their instincts : An interview with Natural Mama Co

Henrietta Levy also known as Natural Mama Co on Instagram is nothing short of inspiring. She has a background in Psychology and Anthropology – studying tribal cultures, as well as natural medicine.  It is needless to say she has a real passion and an innate wisdom into what is to live instinctively.  With success Henrietta […]

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