Ah, those lazy, hazy crazy days of summer. Mamas whether you’re jetting off on holiday this year or staying in Dubai, we’ve picked our favourite kids (and mama!) pool and beach essentials for keeping and looking cool by the pool or the beach.
Swimmers and Stuff
1. Cool SnapperRock boardies for your little surfer dude. AED 199, available at Babysouk.
2. This cute little 2 piece swim set also from SnapperRock means your mini beach babe can have fun in the sun while staying protected from UV rays. AED 330, available at Babysouk.
3. Kids will keep hydrated and have a whale of a time with BeatrixNY Cozy Can. AED 89, available at Hamleys.
4. Bioderma Photoderm KID SPF 50+ Sun cream
5. Make waves with Babiators’ brand new Submariners swim goggles! AED 150, available from Babysouk.
7. Keep the kids entertained while practicing their swimming skills with these fabulous Zoggs Toys. AED 110, available at all good sports stores.
8. Cool kids wear Babiators sunglasses. AED 99, available at Db Babies.
9. You know what they say in Oz – slip on a t’shirt, slop on the sunscreen and slap on a hat. We’re loving this great swim hat from H&M, AED 39.
Snazzy Beach Wear
1 + 2. Hats off to your little people in these cute trilby hats. AED 49, available at H&M.
3. We’re going with the tide on this fab shorts & t-shirt combo from Gap Kids. Shorts, AED 120 and T-shirt, 2 for AED 110.
4. Teeny tootsies deserve pretty but practical shoes, we love the aqua colour of these sandals (mama sizes also available!) AED 250, available from Sandal Souq.
5. Stripes are back in a big way so channel the inner sailor in your boys with these cute shoes. AED 79, available at H&M
6. This Big Bite Shark Onesie has totally caught our attention, hook line and sinker. AED 185, available at The Baby Boutique.
7. Nothing says a glorious summers day more than whimsical patterns combining flowers and birds. Little girl romper, AED 120, available at Gap Kids.
Kiddo Fun in the Sun
1. All aboard! The kiddos will go nuts for this giant pool inflatable. Intex Whale Ride On, AED 35, available at Carrefour.
2. Let the kiddos play without being exposed to the harmful sun’s rays! Schylling Infant Play Shade, available at Amazon.
3. Perfect for getting all that pesky sand off the kiddos before they jump into the car! Johnson & Johnson’s Baby Powder, available at most drugstores.
4. Turkish Towel Set, AED 140, available at Little Majlis.
Mama’s Survival Kit
1. This New York Times bestseller is one that’s wowing fans of Gone Girl all over. An awesome pool or beachside thriller to keep you entertained as you soak up those rays. Available at bookstores everywhere
2. Keep your hair from getting frazzled with Sachajuan’s Hair in the Sun miracle potion.
3. NUXE SUN Delicious Cream for Face – High Protection SPF30 50ml
4. Never worry about underwater accidents and your smartphone again! Tethys Waterproof Case for Smartphones, AED 32, Amazon
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