LIFE // Pregnancy: 29 Weeks

As-Salaamu Alaikum Peace Be Upon You ♥ && there we have it. Another cheeky, simple but awkward pregnancy selfie. Current status: 29 weeks pregnant and super tired. Biscuit queen. Throughout my entire pregnancy all I have wanted and was ever satisfied by was biscuits and not just any kind mind you, it’s those Bengali biscuits – rusks…

LIFE // Pregnancy: 28 weeks

As-Salaamu Alaikum Peace Be Upon You ♥ Current status: 28 weeks pregnant and quite hungry. I am sitting in the blood test waiting room, I have two hours to kill because I’ve just taken my GTT test. It’s the glucose test which measures whether or not you have gestational diabetes. I am anxiously waiting, feeling…

THE S U R P R I S E

As-Salaamu Alaikum Peace Be Upon You ♥ Before you continue reading this post, let’s catch up with the first two posts in the trilogy of Isa’s birth: T H E P R E G N A N C Y – [Here] T H E  B I R T H – [Here] T H E  S…

LIFE // The B I R T H

As-Salaamu Alaikum Peace Be Upon You ♥ This post is a continuation of a post of three that I am sharing about my pregnancy and birth experience with Isa Mikaeel: T H E P R E G N A N C Y – [Here] T H E  B I R T H – [Live] T…

LIFE // The P R E G N A N C Y

As-Salaamu Alaikum Peace Be Upon You ♥ I entered the elite motherhood club on 08th August, 2017 at 14:16 To my beautiful baby boy: Isa Mikaeel a wonderful mix of Bengali and Ghanian roots – my little baby. ——————– My journey into motherhood wasn’t easy or as straightforward as I expected and this is why……

LIFE // One year of motherhood.

As-Salaamu Alaikum Peace Be Upon You ♥ Yup, that’s right, my little boy turned one on August 08th, Alhamdulillah for everything! Motherhood, for me personally didn’t start out easy at all – I felt lonely, confused and just overall struggled  – you can read all about it [here]. However, come through the 6-month stage, I…

Ten things they don’t tell you about motherhood…

As-Salaamu Alaikum Peace Be Upon You ♥ I feel like there’s always something to add to this post, hence why it’s taken me some time to post it out. There’s always something new to share or something crazy you learn. Motherhood is one of the wildest adjustment you’ll make to your life so here are…

Parenthood // I’m struggling but it’s okay.

As-Salaamu Alaikum Peace Be Upon You ♥ I wasn’t going to share this post because I know a lot of people are on the good vibes only train – and that’s amazing. I’m all for it too. Hi 2018, and welcome my loves. But right now it’s honesty hour and every now and again I…