Life Lessons – Messages to my younger self


Zawji has fallen asleep on the sofa and I've found myself sitting here reminiscing - particularly thinking about all the things I've learnt since school, since University, since marriage and even since last week. Granted, twenty six, almost twenty seven years is not a long time in the grand scale of things - but I sure have learnt a lot in that time. As a young child, with a sibling 4 and a half years older than me, I [.....]

Review: Tamese&Jackson


Today I'm excited to share some products that were sent to me by a new and upcoming company, Tamese&Jackson that specialise in halal-certified body products which are ethically produced in the United Kingdom. Their line of new shampoos, lotions and body washes contain no alcohol, are suitable for vegetarians and are parable and GMO free - all that good stuff we want from products we use on the largest organ of [.....]

We bought a house! and other snaps


I know, I know, I promised I was back and then disappeared again! Ah, life, subhanAllah how it likes to through us curve balls.  I did also want to thank each and every one of you who sent precious duas my family's way following the passing of my dear mamoo into his next life. In other news, we bought a house alhamdulillah! I can't thank Allah swt enough for allowing us to take this huge step. It feels like such a long [.....]