Facets of December 2019 ~ Monthly Digest

Facets of December 2019 ~ Monthly Digest

The last month of the last year of the decade.  On the cusp of the new year, I was on the path to preparing for a successful start to January.  November had created a great foundation for me to start December off well, but as it were, I am not the master of my own [...]

Navigating Christmas with my Little Muslim

Navigating Christmas with my Little Muslim

Image: Sincerely Media We grew up in the west, in Canada. From a very young age, we were surrounded by Christmas trees, eggnog, gifts and a whole ton of Panettone (Italian Christmas bread that my dad would bring home from his Italian boss).  Christmas time was slightly disheartening for me. Because we did not participate. [...]

Bullying in Kindergarten – Helping your Child Navigate

Bullying in Kindergarten – Helping your Child Navigate

It really does start early.  Doesn’t it? I figured this would have been a concept I would need to bring up much later.  But I guess I am a little late to the party.My mom had gone to pick up Azu from school yesterday and he didn’t seem like his usual talkative self so she [...]

8 Lessons I Learned in 8 Years of Marriage

8 Lessons I Learned in 8 Years of Marriage

July 2019-SRPhotosMUA - Anisa Haq The husband and I got married right after I finished university.  To some it may seem a little on the quicker end of the scale - and in hindsight - it was.  I think we were both very inexperienced and still just learning to manage ourselves. This post is written [...]

2015 ~ an unforgettable year

2015 ~ an unforgettable year

2015. In one word – unforgettable.This year brought me so much that I can't even put it into words. This year gave me a new identity. I became a mom to the most perfect of babies... He lights up my world. I am simply awestruck by his personality, his infectious smile and his giddy laughter. [...]

Preggo Diaries: How Pregnancy had left me speechless!

In the last 24 weeks, I have watched my whole world flip on its axis. Dramatic statement? Yes. Exaggeration? No. Let me explain. I am by nature an over-sharing individual. I am all about talking about how events in life effect me in big ways and in little ways, but when I came to know [...]