Having A Baby In Abu Dhabi – Part 2

I am a big believer in sharing birth stories, usually more one-on-one with people; however, since this is an expat family blog, it’s worth sharing for others who may be interested or in the same situation.  Having a baby in Abu Dhabi was different from Sweden, yet still a great experience for us. I’ll touch on […]


Run Around Yas Marina Circuit

We may have different ideas of “fun” but if you’re here in Abu Dhabi and want to do something super cool (um…or hot?) here’s an idea: take a run around Yas Marina Circuit! Yas Marina Circuit is the Formula One race course here in Abu Dhabi, located on Yas Island, next to Yas Mall and […]

abu dhabi fossil dunes

Fossil Dunes

It never ceases to amaze me how much there is to do here. I love it! There is a free, weekly magazine called Abu Dhabi Weekly that highlights all the events and happenings around the city and we always make it a point to pick one up. Well, a few weeks ago, the cover highlighted an […]


Having A Baby In Abu Dhabi

We’re having a baby, my baby and me! In the UAE! It’s a bit different from our first go-around, in Sweden. I’m in my third trimester now, so I’ll write a bit about how things have been going for me, kind of like I did before, just a general run-down of what it’s been like to […]

Blog Travel

Liwa Desert

We had lived in the UAE nearly a year and we hadn’t been to the desert yet. With the change in the weather, mainly that it was cooling down, this fact needed to change. I mean, do you know how cool it is to live here?! Us westerners usually have to travel far and wide to see […]