Me Time

Hi ladies, Have you ever woken up an hour earlier than the rest of the family just to have some “quiet” me time? Well that’s what I have been doing lately, over weekends. I wake up an hour before the rest of the family even if I just sit on the couch and have some tea. It helps me recharge and it gives myself some breathing space before the craziness starts. Tell me, what do

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What I’ve learnt from a 2 year old

You cannot go through life as a mother without learning a thing or two from your kids. Below are a few things I have learnt from my two year old twins.   1. There is no way that you can reason with your child if he/she is throwing a tantrum, I think that it is the age that they are in or temperament they have, for instance with Zia I can talk her into playing

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10:06:14

10:06:14

10:06:14 The day my world turned upside down. No one ever really knows how it feels to lose a parent until it actually happens to you. I lost my dear father on this day, 10:06:14. It’s a surreal situation where you know his gone but there is that little bit of denial, that tells you he just went out for a bit and that he is coming back and then you quickly realize he is

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The terrible two stage

Terrible two stage   Hi guys,   So, I’m finding myself in a situation where Zia is testing every bit of me every moment she gets and it’s not your typical little cry, oh no, it’s your loud screeching, rolling on the floor, shouting, knocking her head, I want it now cry. I swear our neighbours are thinking we murdering our kids. I remember the first time she did it, a couple of weeks ago,

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Decluttering and organizing your home

Hi Guys, quick one, I am constantly looking at ways to de-clutter my home and simplify living in our home. Problem is with having two year old’s, my home always look like a bus hit it. I can clean and pick up after the girls ten millions times, but I’ve just realised very quickly that I tire myself out with very little accomplishment; although if you have a organising system is gather it’ll make life

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Friday Thanks, a special prayer for my dad

Allah has specially created each one of us, to touch a life… U are a part of a puzzle in someone’s life… U may never know where U fit in… but others will fill holes in their lives with pieces of U. So, if U feel defeated… remember, that someone else’s life may never be complete without U in it…. My special dua for U. May Allah hear and answer, every one of your prayers.

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Friday thanks: Positivity

A King had a male servant who, in all circumstances always said to him; My king, do not be discouraged because everything Allah does is perfect, no mistakes. One day, they went hunting and a wild animal attacked the king, the servant managed to kill the animal but couldn’t prevent his majesty from losing a finger. Furious and without showing gratitude, the King said; if Allah was good, I would not have been attacked and

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