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Deep Breathing

Deep Breathing

They say life is but a series of breaths we take – well… health experts agree! Infact recent medical research has provided sufficient evidence on the long-term benefits of deep breathing in the average homosapien (has anyone used that word recently?). And what is deep breathing?

Musical Inspiration


Always on the look out for interesting events I was intrigued when I heard of a group of kids popping up around the city, instruments in hand, performing classical concerts to the surprise of a delighted audience! I spoke to musician and conductor of Abu Dhabi Strings Orchestra, Emma Stansfield.





Eid is just over and school is starting! Most of us would either say “No, I don’t want to go to school” or “Yay, can’t wait to see my friends, but I’m dreading the school work“. But we can enjoy the first few weeks of school when we can hang out with our friends and don’t have a lot of work to do.


Summer Hair Care

Relocating from one part of the world to another is never easy. Sleep patterns are disturbed, dramatic changes in weather need adjusting to, all clothes and skin care products have to be sorted through to make room for more ‘geographically-applicable’ items of necessity and we never pause to think of the effects such drastic changes in lifestyle will have on our most important aesthetic feature – our hair.



By Sarah Widdup- An Abu Dhabi based mother shares her wisdom about homeschooling

I homeschool my daughter.  No really, I do.  Now I bet you’re either thinking ‘she’s mad!’ or ‘what a hippy!’, but forget that for a moment while I take a break from hugging trees and constructing conspiracy theories to tell you all about it. I’m joking about the conspiracy theories, but I do like trees, hehehe.


Music from Mali

Africa’s Habib Koite brings the rhythm of Africa to Arabian shores

Abu Dhabi Tempo reports:
Abu Dhabi – In an unforgettable African rhythms concert, Africa’s most loved musicians Habib Koite rock the capital on Thursday night.

Najwa Karam in 3D



Sony and Rotana Audio Visual Group join hands for the launch of the first ever 3D Arabic music video featuring one of the region’s most loved singing stars, Najwa Karam, who is known for her distinct Arabic flair. She is also a member of the jury for ‘Arabs Got Talent’.



Nose Block
Sinusitis. The best of us get inflicted with it. It spares no one and causes severe discomfort – the kind you’d never even wish upon enemies! Headaches, nasal congestion, fatigue, and sleeping issues can all be triggered by inflamed sinuses.

Sounds of Arabia

Revisit the Golden Music Era with Mayada El Henawi

Abu Dhabi Tempo reports: Good news for those of you who like listening to evergreen Arabian melodies, Syrian Diva Mayada El Henawi will sing live in the capital for the year long program, Sounds of Arabia which is held on the last Thursday of each month.