Social Media


The Weekender: Full Moon Yoga, A Bubble Party, The Dubai Mall Pass and More

Play & PartyPost Category - Play & PartyPlay & Party

It’s almost August and the school countdown has begun! We’ve found a few awesome promos and family friendly events in Dubai below for you to make the most of your summer vacation, from yoga under the stars to a sassy staycation. It’s all here in our Weekender!

full moon yoga weekender

Full moon yogis

How about putting a spin on your regular yoga classes? Talise Spa is running a full moon yoga session on the beach, where you’ll be able to unwind and move to the sounds of classical music and the gently crashing waves in the background. If that doesn’t sound like total bliss, we don’t know what does.

When: 30 July, 7:30pm
Where: Talise Spa, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
How much: AED 119
How to book: Ring (+971) (0)4 366 6818 or email

modhesh world weekenderA world of their own
If you haven’t had the pleasure of checking out Modhesh World before, now’s the time! This massive indoor family play centre returns every year bigger and better and this year, they’ve got everything from a mirror maze to a humans vs zombie arcade game for older kiddos.


When: 9 July – 29 August
Where: Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai

ripe market the weekender julyGo green
Ripe Market’s running this weekend at Sheikh Zayed Road and you’ll be able to scoop up some of the best organics for your fridge, as well as beautiful handmade crafts. We’re big fans of this fantastic set up and there’s loads to do for the fam, from kids activities to piping hot food stalls, we’re sure you’ll be entertained all day long.

When: 1 August, 9am
Where: Times Square Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai

apple seeds the weekender julyBubble fun
apple seeds had a blast at their bubble party last week, and they’ve decided to do it all over again this weekend! Kids will be fascinated with the everything on offer, from chasing bubbles every 15 minutes (it’s our favourite part, of course!) to the art and science activities and more. It’s free for mamas who are members, but if you’re not a member, it’s AED75 per child to come and play. Oh, and did we mention the coffee here is awesome? RSVP by calling 04 380 6064 or shooting an email to

When: 1 August, 10am-12 noon
Where: appleseeds, Gold & Diamond Park, Sheikh Zayed Road, 4th Interchange, Dubai

Special Promotions

kempinski hotelGet out of the house
Kempinski Hotel over at the Mall of the Emirates is offering a fabulous staycation deal for families! Stay out of the heat and chill in the lap of luxury, where you’ll get 15% off three nights stay, 20% off four nights stay and 25% off a five night stay. And if you decide to nip out for a bit of retail therapy, we’ll never tell.


When: Now until 31 August
Where: Kempinski Hotel, Mall of the Emirates, Sheikh Zayed Road
How to book: Ring (+971) (0)4 341 0000 to make a booking.

dubai mall aquarium weekenderSummer secrets
Need a bit of indoor entertainment? The Dubai Mall has just released their awesome Dubai Summer Pass; a massive fun package for the kids with a number of promotions including tickets to Kidzania, Reel Cinemas, Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo, SEGA Republic and the Dubai Ice Rink for just AED 250. (Now, that’s a bargain if we’ve ever heard one.)

When: Pass is valid from 23 July – 5 September
Where: The Dubai Mall, Financial Centre, Downtown Dubai, Dubai

more sassy mama

What's New

We're social
Sri Lanka is a favoured destination for so many mamas and families in Dubai. We are devastated by the attacks on this beautiful island and its people- our thoughts and prayers are with them all 💙 #prayforsrilanka via @sassymamasg by @apsi_doodles
Teamwork, confidence, safety, FUN! We love, love love - so many reasons to sign your kids up - read more in the link in bio, mamas! ❤️ 🌊
Motherhood can sometimes feel a bit like this, right?! Chaotic, messy, crazy - exhausting!! But ok, fun too 😉. Disney Channel’s latest original animation series 101 Dalmatian Street explores all the warm and messy complications of domestic life, multiplied by one hundred and one! Catch the new series weekdays at 4pm KSA time, from 1st April – only on Disney Channel, exclusively available on @osn #osn #101DalmatianStreet 
HAPPY UAE MOTHERS DAY, mamas - you got this!!! ❤️🐾🐾
Praying for the people of New Zealand and for tolerance, diversity and love to prevail ❤️ repost @courtneymoorfield #weareone
It’s nearly the weekend!! How about a stroll around downtown Dubai to end the week,mamas? So much gorgeous weather to take advantage of 🦋via @kirsty_and_neve_travels #sassymamadubai
**WIN** 💦 🦞 We’re planning to make waves this summer in super cool Joseph & Alexander swim shorts, the swimwear brand which offers a gorgeous range of patterned shorts made from recycled plastic found floating in the ocean - we love!!! And there's a very cute mini and me collection too (that's Father's Day sorted this year). Want to win a pair? Simply like this post and tag someone you know who loves the ocean and wants to cut back on the use of plastic - too easy! One entry for each person you tag. A winner will be announced via instagram on March 18th, Global Recycling Day. GOOD LUCK! 💦 🦞 
This competition is open to UAE residents and is not sponsored or endorsed by Instagram.
Happy International Women’s Day, mamas! #herestostrongwomen #girlpower

We're social

What we're up to and what inspires us