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Just welcomed a new baby? Here’s what to expect after birth

Just welcomed a new baby? Here’s what to expect after birth

So the stork has a special delivery? Here’s what to expect of your new arrival in the first 24 hours and beyond Becoming a parent is a daunting prospect. You bring home your bundle of joy and suddenly you’re responsible …

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Make mum feel special with these Mother’s Day suggestions

Make mum feel special with these Mother’s Day suggestions

With UAE Mother’s Day coming up on 21st March, we’ve scouted the best deals to give your mum a treat She looks after you, does your washing and makes sure you eat your vegetables – even when you’re all grown-up …

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WATCH: Six exercises to help your child unwind before bed

Discover the benefits of children’s yoga with these effective and calming exercises Whether it’s the result of technology or modernisation, there’s no doubt that today we live in a world where everyone’s in a rush, even our children. From shuffling between …

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These bright teens tackle the future and more at a school talk

These bright teens tackle the future and more at a school talk

 If children are the future, then we had better listen to what they have to say. That is exactly what an audience did at the recent TEDx Al Yasmina Academy event held at Al Forsan International Sports Resort. And it …

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The event that aims to grant the wishes of sick children

The event that aims to grant the wishes of sick children

A capital business organisation and charity have joined forces to spread some joy for children suffering from life-threatening illness in the UAE. Make-A-Wish UAE and the South African Business Council have partnered up to host a ladies-only event on 11th …

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Find out why buying imperfect veg could help food waste

Find out why buying imperfect veg could help food waste

In the UAE, nearly AED 15 billion worth of food is wasted every year. With so much food destined for the bin, a local supermarket is leading the charge with a campaign to help consumers shop more responsibly. Spinney’s supermarkets …

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Need a nursery? Here are a few tips to get the best for your child

Need a nursery? Here are a few tips to get the best for your child

Early education plays a crucial role in a child’s development, not just mentally but socially and emotionally as well. But for parents living in the UAE, choosing where to enrol little ones can be a real challenge. The School and Nursery Show, coming to …

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This amazing art project is breaking the silence on autism

This amazing art project is breaking the silence on autism

“We’re always afraid to ask questions, but we’re all different in our own way.” That’s exactly the statement artist Azza Al Qubaisi wants to make with the launch of a community art initiative that aims to open up a dialogue …

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What nationwide exam results reveal about your child’s education

What nationwide exam results reveal about your child’s education

In a guest column from whichschooladvisor.com, Lyn Soppelsa tells you what you need to know about the recent exam results The online school comparison website whichschooladvisor.com recently released its second annual UAE-wide exam result round-up. Over 24 schools in both Dubai …

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How school open days help you make vital decisions

How school open days help you make vital decisions

Whether you’re eyeing a particular school or still looking, an open day event is a great way to familiarise yourself with a potential prospect. An open day gives parents and students a chance to tour and see firsthand the facilities and …

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