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…

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 // Full time work and parenthood.

As-Salaamu Alaikum Peace Be Upon You ♥ I applaud all you mommies and daddies who are working full time and part time along side parenthood. We all know being a parent is a full time job in itself: the long nights, feeds and upkeep of a family and household in itself is exhausting and tiring,…

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…

Video || DITL WITH US

As-Salaamu Alaikum Peace Be Upon You ♥ Hello my loves, I’m sorry for slacking on the video front of life – but guess what – I’ve actively been trying to vlog a lot more! Not quite the daily vlogger – more so a weekly vlogger of here and there and everywhere – piecing it together…

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…

VIDEO || A roundup of 2017 in 17 minutes

As-Salaamu Alaikum Peace Be Upon You ♥ There are 525600 minutes in a year. I have decided to show you a 17 minute and 40 second vlog from my life in 2017. It is a round up video full of various feelings, emotions and memories. From finding out I’m pregnant, to following my pregnancy, to…