ABOUT ME

My name is Catherine, also know as Cat. I was a trailing spouse and was very exiting about joining my husband with his career move to Dubai. We have been living here for five years and have grown from 2 to a family of 5. Us two, 2 small black pugs and our 1-year old daughter. I really enjoying living in Dubai. There is always something new to see or do. Dubai is a great city to explore and I love finding a discount too! Always on the hunt for a good offer and there is always plenty out there.

WHERE IS HOME?

Al Safa One.

WHAT DID YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU WERE YOUNGER? 

Dancer, lawyer, vet, actress.

WHAT DO YOU DO?

I am one of the Partnership Managers for British Mums Dubai. It’s such an interesting role as I get to meet so many people across the UAE. I also love planning events and theatre productions in the UAE.

WHAT’S YOUR FAVOURITE ACTIVITY TO DO WITH YOUR CHILDREN?

Dancing. I love teaching my daughter all about music and different genres. She loves to dance too.

HOW DO YOU SPEND YOUR WEEKENDS?

I love spending time with my family and friends, experiencing all the different activities in Dubai, Sharhaj and Abu Dhabi. There is just so much to do I cannot keep up! We also have two small dogs so love taking them out for hikes in the winter.

WHAT’S YOUR FAVOURITE MOVIE?

I love the classics like Gone with the Wind and The Godfather but also love Disney films and most recently, love the Downton Abby Movie.

IF YOU COULD EAT ONE MEAL FOR THE REST OF YOUR LIFE, WHAT WOULD IT BE?

A classic roast dinner.

WHO’S YOUR CELEBRITY CRUSH?

Benedict Cumberbatch.

WHICH DESTINATION IS ON YOUR BUCKET LIST TO VISIT?

I always dream about visiting Antarctica to see the penguins.

WHAT’S YOUR GUILTY PLEASURE?

Trash TV – Love Island.

IF YOU COULD HAVE A SUPER POWER, WHAT WOULD IT BE?

I could talk with animals.

WHAT’S YOUR FAVOURITE THING ABOUT LIVING IN DUBAI?

The weather! I am never cold here.