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UK Summer Holiday 2017…


For the first 2 weeks of August 2017, myself and Master Z escaped the heat of Dubai for a summer holiday. We enjoyed a blissful stay in my hometown, Leicester, UK, residing with my parents and my baby brother, Mr A. I captured some of the special moments on film, and share it with you below. Thank you for watching…

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The First Trimester with Second Baby…


A few weeks ago, I announced my second pregnancy to the world, and I thought it was about time I share with you how my first trimester was. The first months when no-one knew I was pregnant and which are well and truly behind me now. Here is what my first trimester was like… Finding out I was pregnant… This…

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Pregnancy Announcement!


Sooo, there’s a little secret I have been keeping under wraps from you all, until now! I can finally announce that yes, I am indeed very much pregnant Alhumdulillah. We are soon to be a Family of FOUR! Master Z will be a big brother, and myself & Mr Z will have two tiny tots to run after, In Sha…

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Things I said Alhumdulillah for in June 2017…


Alhumdulillah means “All Praise is due to God” and are the words uttered by a Muslim when he/she is expressing gratitude to Allah. I find myself saying this numerous times a day and this post is a collection of moments when I have said Alhumdulillah during the past month. Things I said Alhumdulillah for in June: Witnessing yet another Ramadan…

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My Ramadan Diaries 2017…


Ramadan Diaries: 2017 Edition  Ramadan Eve (Chand Raat): Ramadan Mubarak! And so the blessed month begins, and already I can feel the sense of peace and positive vibes in the air around me. Doesn’t everything look more beautiful? More pure? Day 1: Making the same mistake of preparing far too much food for Iftar every year, and yet never learning from…

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Suhoor during Ramadan – Expectation Versus Reality…


Suhoor, or Sehri as we call it, is the meal eaten just before sunrise during Ramadan, and what keeps you going through out the rest of the day whilst fasting. Having fasted for over half my life now, you would think it is second nature and I would be used to how it works every time Ramadan rolls on. Haha,…

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Stay Safe.


In what words do I express my fear. My fear for the lives of my family and friends living in England. For my mother, father and my younger teen brother. Perhaps I should warn them to stay in their homes? Perhaps I should ask them to avoid the markets? Perhaps I should tell them no longer to commute by train, or…

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Dukesy Family Beach Brunch at West 14th – Review…


Last Friday we headed to the Palm to take advantage of the beautiful winter weather in Dubai, and enjoyed West 14th’s Dukesy Family Brunch! Having already heard lots about the activities the brunch offered, we came prepared with Master Z’s swim wear, but since we arrived around 2 pm after completing Jummah prayers, we were ravenous, and dived straight into…

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