I sit here writing this blog post, amazed at how quickly half of the year flew by. July to December seems like quite a long time, when you are asked to fly your family across the world…to live…knowing no one…and never really hearing of the location. Well Dubai, you are on my radar now and … More Goodbye. Dubai!
I just experienced one of the best Christmas’ of my life, thanks to my husband, who planned a one week Christmas market tour through Germany for our family. If you don’t already know, I am in love with Christmas, I know who isn’t right…but I seriously love everything Christmas and am one of those crazy … More Hello. Goodbye. Deutschland!
I am definitely soaking up my last days in Dubai, with play days, everyday. Prior to daddy’s parents coming to visit, my parents took me to the Toddler Town Festive Fair at the British Nursery in Jumeriah. Let me tell you, I hate that scary guy in the white beard. I am not sure why my parents insist on taking me … More Diapers in Dubai 16
Our last guests have officially come and gone. This past week we had the privilege to have Nana and Grandpa Schroeder, my in-laws, join us in Dubai. I cannot believe that we are already finished with our last set of visitors and now have just a couple of weeks before we head back to the States … More Team Schroeder Takes Dubai
You know that feeling when you look forward to something for so long and then, all of a sudden, it is over in the blink of an eye? That is how our experience in Dubai has been going and especially how this last week felt! We were looking forward to my brother, Ryan, and my sister, Haley, … More “Dubai was Lit”
You guys will not believe it, I have started to walk full-time! It’s impressive, right? It is amazing for me, because I move so much quicker and don’t hurt my little knees anymore! I love following my mom around all day long and have been doing things like climbing over the back of the couch … More Diapers in Dubai 15
On your mark, get set, pew pew pew (that is my imitation of a gun firing ha!)!! Go team Schroeder! This past weekend I ran in the Dubai Women’s Race, where I participated in the 5k run and placed 19th out of 668 ladies! I was also the first American to cross the line which … More Ready, Set, Race Time!
Happy Turkey month everyone! This week mama and I made a turkey craft at home and talked about being thankful. We also started a ThanksLiving journal to do together as a family all month! Since we don’t really get to experience fall here in Dubai, we decided we would make it ourselves! We even baked … More Diapers in Dubai 14
It happened! I have reached the end of my journey with a 10 on the carrot cake challenge scale! I know what you may be thinking, what if there are other tens out there, you know “more fish in the sea”…but, it cannot be topped. Not only was the carrot cake simply amazing, divine, delicious (I … More Lime Tree Cafe’s Carrot Cake
Four countries and counting for Caden’s passport, with two more to be stamped before our trip back to the USA! This past weekend we took another trip to Abu Dhabi, followed by a trip out of the UAE to Oman. Our friend Erik, from Midland, was in town for the past four and a half days … More Drive Across the UAE
I have been having some fun this week doing things like eating donuts after playing at Fun City, learning about the Veggie Tales, exploring with mama and tasting Oreo cheesecake with dada during one of mama’s carrot cake tastings! I also got the chance to do a couple of new things that I really enjoyed! … More Diapers in Dubai 13
I had THREE guests join me on my journey for this carrot cake at the Dubai Mall’s Markette restaurant. I walked past this place below and scounted out this carrot cake, so I was pretty excited for my tasting. After traveling through the worlds biggest mall and down to the ground floor, my “sugar daddy” … More Markette’s Carrot Cake