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Review: Ellips Hair Vitamins

Review: Ellips Hair Vitamins

*Sponsored A few months ago i received a package from Ellips hair vitamins. I had the pleasant opportunity to test out their Hair Vitamins. My hair was lightly coloured and breaking off so when I received the package I immediately started using them. I saw a difference in the texture of my hair almost immediately. I’ve even given some of the hair vitamins to friends and family and they absolutely loved it, here’s why we

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The start of my fitness journey

The start of my fitness journey

The start of my fitness journey story. Yes, its about time. I waited a while to write this post because I wasn’t sure whether I could actually do this. This weight loss thing. But I’m here and this is my story. The beginning A few months ago I mentioned in a blog post that I started working on my fitness to lose 12kgs. I figured that I would give myself a year to transform my

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How to find ‘ME TIME’ as a Mom

How to find 'ME TIME' as a Mom

There are times where I go through life and motherhood without thinking of myself. We all do it, we sacrifice for the greater good of our families. My family takes up a lot of my time. I’m trying my hand at being a career woman, a wife, and a blogger and of course a mommy. Being a woman should actually come first. Making myself a priority should come first. I feel like I should be

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MOTG: Catching birds not feelings

MOTG: Catching birds not feelings

Life lately, So it’s been a few weeks since I’ve done one of these posts. Life has had its ups and downs lately, more so that there’s been medical issues with each and every one of my family members, including myself.   Medical issues – After Zia had her stint with mumps, Tazkia then got it. I don’t think that she had it as bad as Zia but she was home for about four days

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United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees appeals for Donations

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees appeals for Donations

This breaks my heart. I wish I could take away the suffering and hardships that our people especially children have to go through every single day. We can’t possibly imagine how it must feel to lose not only one parent but both parents at such a young age. Every single day Zahir and I talk to our children and try to instil humbleness, appreciation for what we have and we literally drill it into our

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Dealing with cradle cap

Dealing with cradle cap

When Yameen was around 2 months old I discovered that he had these patchy yellow like scales all over his scalp. I had recognized it as cradle cap because my eldest daughter Zia also had it when she was a baby. Anyway, this was around the same time his baby eczema started. He didn’t seem all too bothered with it at the beginning and the paediatrician said that it won’t affect him in any way.

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Reasons why my family is always late

Reasons why my family is always late

I’m always the mom (and family) that is the last to arrive at any event or function. Leaving the house on time with three kids can be a mission. I’m sure that my friends and family judge me for it. I don’t do it on purpose ofcourse. There are so many things that I have to do first before even thinking of leaving the house. Okay so here’s why I’m always late. A semi-kind of

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