Be SuperNatural Founder
By Aida Tarzi
Eating raw vegan food is a cleaner way to eat and ultimately a cleaner way to live according to Be Supernatural founder, Hayley Mac. As shocking as it may sound, much of what we consume today is no longer technically considered food.
Be Supernatural products are organic, raw, fair-trade, and vegan with the exception of bee products. The food products are 100 percent organic: no preservatives, bulking agents, flavour enhancers or any types of chemical
are added. Minimal processing occurs at low temperatures and therefore maintains the integrity of the… Continue reading
Tariq Al Gurg
Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Cares
By Aida Tarzi
DUBAI CARES A WHOLE LOT
One of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals is to ensure that, by 2015, children everywhere, will be able to complete primary schooling. That’s the ambitious target Dubai Cares strives to help achieve.
The belief at the heart of Dubai Cares is that education is the most effective tool to break the cycle of poverty. We believe education is an asset and an essential right of every child. Yet, millions of children around the world do not have access to quality primary… Continue reading
CEO Pharmadus (HELPS)
Beatriz is a 44 year-old mum of three children and a businesswoman who is the heart of a company called Pharmadus, a second generation family-owned business and leading laboratory of medicinal plants with headquarters in Spain and offices in Dubai and Miami. She is now involved in an ambitious plan to introduce their brand HELPS TEAS in each country of the Middle East. With all these responsibilities and pressure she finds balance thanks to the support of her family. “As a mother, I try to teach them the same moral principles I learned from… Continue reading
Founder of Babouka
Interviewed by Aida Tarzi
HAND-STITCHED WITH LOVE
Margaux, a savvy consultant for McKinsey & Company, knows a thing or two about women’s empowerment and the value of being independent. On her many trips across Africa and Asia she’s met highly talented women who could hand-stitch beautiful garments. All they needed was a platform to sell their creations. And then Babouka was born…
Tell us about how your travels led you to start Babouka.
I’ve often travelled to remote places in Africa and Asia both for my job and for pleasure. On those trips I’ve met… Continue reading
Our Green Guru this month is the brand ambassador for Forever Living Products in the Middle-East. Here he explains how being Green is at the heart of the company he’s so passionate about and why it sets their Aloe Vera and bee products apart in an increasingly competitive market.
You have over 6000 acres of Aloe Vera plantations. That’s impressive!
Our 5,000-acre plantation in the Dominican Republic is the largest Aloe Vera plantation in the world. We take pride in making sure we provide our customers with the very best available. That’s why we have our own… Continue reading
Dalia Al Khawaja Nuwayhid
Interviewed by Gina Pistone
This month we’re so happy to introduce Dalia Al Khawaja Nuwayhid, owner of Mumz N Babyz, an online one-stop-shop that caters to the needs of mums, babies, and children of all ages.
With so many mum’s opting to shop online these days, tell us a bit about the benefits of Mumz n Babyz?
Mumz N Babyz is more than just an online store; we are an online community, where Mothers can find all their product needs and also have access to information they may find useful in their day to day… Continue reading
Interviewed by Aida Tarzi
Founder of SolidariTea Arabia
TEA FOR A CAUSE
If you’re as good as Kellie Whitehead is at throwing events that women love to attend, why not do it for a cause? And why not at different cause every time? She tells us how she and her partner, Theresa Tsui strive to raise awareness about little-known causes while encouraging other women to do the same by bringing people together over a cup of tea.
When was SolidariTea Arabia created?
SolidariTea Arabia was founded at the beginning of the year 2011 by Theresa Tsui and myself.… Continue reading
Natalie Sengezer, owner and director of Golden Beach Nursery, tells us all about her
family life and how it inspired her business! Here is what she has to say…
1.) Tell us about yourself and your family.
We are a multicultural family which is something very common in Dubai. I am
a Turkish citizen with Greek origin and I have an Armenian mum and a Turkish
husband. So we celebrate Eid, Christmas, Easter and enjoy the benefits of having
different traditions and holidays. I have an 11 year old son who is Grade 5 in
American School of Dubai.… Continue reading
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