French Songs You’ve Heard But Don’t Know the Name Of
Whether they’re in the background score of your favourite movies or being danced to at talent shows, there are many songs that you can recognize from a single note. They always make you say ‘Oh, I know this song! What’s it called again?’ How many of those songs did you know were actually in French? […] Read More
Should My Child Learn A New Language?
Teaching your child a second (or even third) language can be a daunting task for most parents, but the rewards often outweigh the effort in this endeavour. Here are a few reasons why you should start teaching your children a new language as early as possible: Starting out early helps the child achieve a more native-like […] Read More
Iftar Parties: A Short Guide
Ramadan is a time when many Muslims celebrate the spirit of brotherhood and community with their friends and family, Muslim or otherwise. So if you’re ever invited to an iftar, make sure you don’t miss out on the chance to enjoy some Muslim hospitality! Here are some tips to be the perfect iftar party guest: […] Read More
Ramadan Etiquette Tips
During the time of the holy month of Ramadan, those not actively participating in it may find it difficult to understand the spirituality of it. Here are some tips on proper Ramadan etiquette: It is customary to wish your Muslim friends ‘Ramadan Kareem’ or ‘Ramadan Mubarak’. This lets them know that you hope they have […] Read More
Ramadan: Learn the Terms!
Ramadan is the month when millions around the world fast from sunrise to sunset in an attempt to be closer to God. The annual observance of the Ramadan fast is considered to be one of the most important practices in Islam and is very important in the culture of Dubai, so why not familiarize yourself […] Read More