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Who Is Mama In Scrubs

Hello!! My name is Dr.Nida Rashid. A Pakistani Expat born and brought up in the United Arab Emirates. I am a doctor by profession and have worked in the ER for the past 5 years. Now a full-time resident doctor, a full-time wife, and mom to a little princess, owner of a start up, and author […]

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I am a “photo – person” and that relates well with my Instagram feed!

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Latest Posts

15 Ways you can “give” this Ramadan – A list of charities and campaigns in UAE

June 12, 2017 | No Comments

2017 has been officially declared the year of giving in the UAE and Ramadan is by essence is the “month” of giving. It’s like the charitable and compassionate spirit of Ramadan has engulfed everyone in the UAE and it is heart warming to see. Although more than half of Ramadan has passed, I wanted to […]

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The Time We Were Farzified! – Farzi Cafe Iftar Review

June 9, 2017 | No Comments

A few days back we were invited by Farzi Cafe in City Walk 2, Dubai, to review their special Iftar offerings. I have been to Farzi Cafe once before, for a friend’s birthday dinner, and absolutely loved their concept and ambiance. The food is as traditionally Indian as can be but with surprisingly quirky twists, and […]

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Singaporean Rice – A Delish Pakistani Version

June 9, 2017 | No Comments

You’ve probably heard it a thousand times. Time flies by!! And it does. You have probably said it a thousand times yourself! We have already entered the 2nd ashraa of Ramadan and in no time we will be preparing for Eid. Despite my best efforts at ignoring it, Ramadan is all about food (it’s not! it’s […]

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1000 books before kindergarten – App Review

April 18, 2017 | No Comments

If you follow me on social media, you know that this week me and my daughter completed reading 120 books, since last March. This is ofcourse not the exact number of books she has read/heard so far. I have been reading to her since she was 3 days old (The Magic Faraway Tree book 1 […]

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Lucky Lips – Reviewing Palmers Lip Balms

April 11, 2017 | No Comments

I have to admit it. Palmers has converted me into glam girl. I have learnt about and experienced products I wouldn’t have come across if it were up to me. Thanks to this inspiration, i am going to setup my own beauty station at home soon, so watch this space!! Coming back to my April […]

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Best Cafes In Dubai To Work From Or Study At! 

March 6, 2017 | No Comments

I have been a “student” my whole life. Since I was 2.5, until now. Which also means that I have been studying all my life. Be it summer, winter, hail or storm. I always have exams that I have to study for 🙁 . It was so much simpler when I was in school and college. […]

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Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Lotion – The Perfect Affair!!

February 24, 2017 | No Comments

My February treat from Palmer’s Middle East is here and this one was quite a treat as my DH got one too!! We received the kit just in time for Valentine’s Day and hubby got me an apple watch for a present so it was quite amusing. My husband was pleasantly surprised because as we all […]

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Estelle Oud by Western Valley Avenue – Perfume Review

February 17, 2017 | No Comments

A lot has been going on in the last few months, including a makeover for my blog. I also introduced a few new categories I have been wanting to write about. One of them being Friday Fragrances. So first and foremost, I am a fragrance freak! I love fragrances in any form, size or shape […]

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My Experience with Palmer’s Skin Therapy Oil

October 17, 2016 | No Comments

Let me first tell you about my battle with eczema. It started when I was in medical college. Apparently any exposure to petroleum (even it’s fumes) would cause my face to develop a red (ugly), itchy rash, that would look like a sunburn. It would eventually end with peeling of my skin and new one […]

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How Being An Emergency Medicine Resident Trains You For Motherhood

October 7, 2016 | No Comments

For lay people : Residency means postgraduate training of a doctor after mbbs. So the time they serve in a hospital while specialising in a specific field, and studying at the same time. At the end of that training period, doctors have to pass a board exam to be certified specialists in that field. It […]

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