Posts From Nicola Monteath

Recipe: Easter brownie carrot patch

This yummy chocolate brownie carrot patch can be topped with our bunny biscuits and Easter chick nests for a cute centerpiece the kids will love. Ingredients 595 gluten-free brownie mixture (store-bought)… read more…

Recipe: Easter chick nests

Here’s another Easter baking recipe that the kids can make with you. Ingredients 1 tbsp butter 2 cups marshmallows 3 cups Rice Krispies Cacao powder (for the nest colour) Method… read more…

Recipe: Bunny biscuits

Hop into the kitchen and make these cute bunny biscuits with the kids for Easter. Ingredients 1 stick butter, melted 2 eggs ½ cup sugar 1 tsp baking powder 2… read more…

The best antenatal classes for first-time parents in the UAE

Becoming a mum for the first time can be quite overwhelming for some. We’ve rounded up the best antenatal classes in the UAE, so you feel reassured and prepared for… read more…

What to expect when you’re expecting: Rhian Adams

Personal Trainer and Coach of Fitness Professionals, Rhian Adams takes us through her pregnancy month by month. April I found out I was pregnant! Completely unexpected and a huge shock…. read more…

Neha Pandey on music, motherhood and multitasking

Single mum and renowned Indian pop artist and playback singer, Neha Pandey, opens up about her journey. Neha Pandey is no stranger to Dubai’s media scene. The Indian pop artist/playback… read more…

A sustainable alternative: ModiBodi

Women use between 11,000 – 16,000 disposable sanitary pads and tampons in their lifetime. Pads take more than 500 years to decompose and every single pad you have ever used… read more…

A personal letter from one mum to another

Donna Van Vuuren, Director of Amazing Mums Sensory Supplies, shares an open letter on interacting with individuals who have autism. Dear Mum, Ethan, who is almost 13 years old, is… read more…

The wonder of swimming: Nurturing water confidence in little ones

Gemma Altarriba, Founder of Swimming Wonders (swimming lesson specialists) discusses the significance of nurturing water confidence in little ones. Your baby was in the water for nine months since conception and… read more…

Rawan bin Hussain on preparing for motherhood in Dubai

Rawan bin Hussain, Instagram star and Founder of House of Rawan beauty brand, talks about her pregnancy journey, gap year, and preparation for her baby girl. When Kuwaiti-Palestinian Rawan Bin… read more…