Azaan turns THREE !

Mothering hamza was so new and unpredictable and different. I was unsure, i didnt know right from wrong. I was treading ever-so-slightly the untravelled path, afraid of making a mistake, of doing wrong by him. I didnt know what to expect, when to expect. I was a new mother with all the classic new-mother traits….

Life these days.

Right now, its 630PM (when I first wrote the unfinished version of this). And both the kids are huddled together on the couch engrossed in a game together, cheering each other on and taking turns and having the sweetest moment. I m gonna cherish it much as just an hour ago, i had to play…

Here’s to a Joyous 2018!

Thankyou 2017 for being so wonderful, full of adventures and happy times for our family! Alhamdullilah. Australia πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί you have been AMAZING. Last year has taught me sooo much about myself. I have experimented alot! I have tried all the different experiences i could think of! I have tried new people and new relationships. I…

Familia in Town!

Hello lovely people, I know I have done a disappearing act from the blog this month. But if you knew how many things I am juggling in life these days, you would totally understand. My parents are visiting us in Melbourne from Pakistan and most of my time is occupied arround them. They are only…

Spring Break in the Grampians

Last weekend, our family packed up the car and drove up to the Grampians to spend a few days among Β countryside and nature. We went hiking, we saw waterfalls and some breathtaking views, we met some kangaroos, we did some BBQ, we roasted s’mores, we explored new towns. In short, we had a lovely time…

Family Photos with Chamak & More !

Hey guys! So excited to share some photos of our family taken as a photoshoot collaboration with Chamak & More. Its strange that although I am snapping away our life all the time, but when it comes to having photos with all four of us in them, we don’t have as many as I would…

Hamza turns 5!

Last weekend, we celebrated Hamza’s 5th Birthday in the park with some good friends. I love doing picnic-style birthdays, with minimum fuss and loads of fun! And this is the 3rd year in a row that we have been doing it like this for him. Its always such a happy day πŸ™‚ This year, I…

SIX months in Melbourne :: Life Updates

Today marks six months to the day when I arrived in Melbourne late one night after tackling the seemingly heroic feat of such a long flight alone with the boys. So my trail of thoughts went back to all that happened within these last few months and I felt like writing a blog on it….

Our Eid Photos ..

Eid Mubarak to all those who celebrated earlier this week! Hope your day was filled with celebration and merriment, friends and family, food and laughter. We had a very busy Eid ourselves starting right from the Chaand Raat (the night before the Eid Day) when i got together with a group of girlfriends to apply…

Our Eid Photos ..

Eid Mubarak to all those who celebrated earlier this week! Hope your day was filled with celebration and merriment, friends and family, food and laughter. We had a very busy Eid ourselves starting right from the Chaand Raat (the night before the Eid Day) when i got together with a group of girlfriends to apply…

My blog turns 1! And a Family Photoshoot Giveaway!

Hello everyone! and Ramadan Mubarak! May the blessings of this Holy month be bestowed upon all of us. This is a special post for me because this little blog of mine that I started has turned ONE YEAR OLD! And incidentally, a couple of weeks ago I wrote my 100th post on the blog. Which…

Autumn-y photos with my boys

Oh hi there blog! and readers! how much i have missed logging in more often and writing my heart out. I managed to get back to back bookings over the past few weekends for photoshoots in this last month which was super nice and surprising but also super hectic! Cause after the weekly drill of…