Monday, October 20, 2014

News and things to do in the Emirates - go on get involved!!

There's plenty to get involved with in the upcoming months! 
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Tennis is back!
Mubadala World Tennis Championships Abu Dhabi
This January the 2015 Mubadala World Tennis Championship is heading to the Abu Dhabi International Tennis Complex from 1st to 3rd January, and will see the likes of Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic lead the 2015 player line up. Prepare for world-class action combined with contagious cheers, which offer up an electric atmosphere that will start from the very first ball on the opening day of the Championship.
Join in!
Disney's Beauty and the Beast Abu Dhabi
Beauty and the Beast
Disney's classic, Beauty and the Beast is visiting the UAE as part of their first ever international tour! Have the chance to watch a tale as old as time live on stage between October 30th and November 8th, 2014 at the dU Forum, Yas Island. 
 Recipe Month Abu Dhabi
It's Recipe Month!
At all our coffee mornings this month, we urge you to bring along your recipes to share with each other, and if you give it to your host - your recipe might even be loaded onto our ExpatWoman Foodie site! Check out our Foodie pages for lots of ideas, too!
The British Lasik & Cosmetic Surgery Center
Considered contacts?
Term's firmly underway, so don't forget to book an eye test! If your kid wears glasses, have you thought about contact lenses?
Hairworks Abu Dhabi
Callus Peel
Book a pedicure with Hairworks, and for an extra AED 100, you can get a luxury callus treatment and get lovely smooth feet!
Elite Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery Group
Rejuvenation Package
Elite Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery Groups's unique package is a fantastic non-invasive solution to a rejuvenated, youthful look!
Traffic Fines Abu Dhabi

Traffic Fines

Here's the latest updates and news regarding traffic fines and violations in Abu Dhabi. Vehicles involved in minor accidents must be removed, as Abu Dhabi police are clamping down on those who do not follow this rule.
La Poupee Beauty Center Abu Dhabi

La Poupee

Relaxation is the key to transforming the way we look, move, think and feel. Go and enjoy a full service female beauty center, where clients are always pampered! 
Visit Visa Abu Dhabi

Visit Visas

If your family or friends are coming to visit, here's the information you need to know about their visit visas, where and how to get one and what they need to provide. 
Terrible Twos Abu Dhabi

Terrible Twos

Noone looks forward to the terrible twos, a developmental stage that usually begins sometime in the toddler years. Here's some EW advice on how to handle these a-littlle-more difficult years.
Abu Dhabi Jobs
How to get a liquor licence.
Common scams in Abu Dhabi.
What to do during an earthquake.
Want a donate blood?
Weather and climate in the emirate.


Sunday, October 19, 2014

Something smells delicious ... hmmmmmm

Searching for a place to grab a quick bite to eat? Look no further! 
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Grab a quick bite!
Business lunches in Dubai and Abu Dhabi
Whether it's for a business meeting or a quick bite to eat during the afternoon, take a look at all these great lunch places you can visit across Dubai and Abu Dhabi. From Mediterranean, to steak, to fish, there's something to choose for everyone out of our EW list!  

Why don't you try...
Porterhouse, Sofitel the Palm
Saturday Roast
A weekend roast is probably something most expats miss, so indulge in a special Saturday Roast at Sofitel The Palm's Porterhouse throughout October, and bask in a pleasant and easy ambiance each week for just AED 180! 
 Eat Greek Kouzina
Eat Greek
This lovely restaurant honours the breadth of traditional Greek cuisine by bringing fresh, wholesome cooking from all regions of Greece to a contemporary, comfortable and upbeat Dubai. You'll feel as though you've been transported straight to Greece! 
Al Badia Golf Club Dubai Festival CityRyder Cup Buffet
Head down to Al Badia Golf Club in Dubai Festival City THIS weekend, as they are holding a special Ryder Cup themed Spikes Weekend Buffet, which will feature dishes from Gleneagles as well as their usual offerings. From 10.30am until 4pm!
 Intercontinental Dubai Festival CityInterContinental
Right in the heart of Dubai Festival City, and in the most ambitious and iconic waterfront lifestyle developments, the InterContinental stands tall on the famous Dubai Creek. With four restaurants and two bars, there's something for everyone!
Pumpkin Cheesecake

Pumpkin Cheesecake

Everyone loves a cheesecake, but this pumpkin variety will impress even the toughest dessert critic! Plus, it's a great opportunity to take advantage of fall's ingredients.
Butter Chicken

Butter Chicken

A lot of people love a good butter chicken curry... And this one can be made in a hurry! Forget the takeaways or the microwave meals, who needs them when you can make this from scratch! 
Minted Honey Yoghurt Cutlets with Potato Wedges

Minted Honey Yoghurt Cutlets

Juicy lamb cutlets always make a quick and easy supper dish to share with family or friends, and this simple marinade makes them particularly taste, especially served with crunchy potato wedges and tender broccoli!
Healthy Chicken Nuggets

Healthy Nuggets

Looking for a quick tea for you and the kids, but don't want to rely on frozen bites? Never fear! These healthy chicken nuggets are great for the whole family, and don't take long to prepare and cook.
Trout, apple and dill potato salad

Trout, Apple & Dill Potato Salad

This light summer dish combines delicate trout, with aromatic dill and a fresh crunch of apple... A refreshing change for the summer months!
Asparagus Soup

Asparagus Soup

This delicious pale green soup has a delicate flavour, and is a lovely light dish for a hot day. It's smooth, creamy and is especially tasty with a dollop of creme frech on the top with chives. Give it a try!