This Season of Motherhood.

This season of life. This season of motherhood. This season of being forever-on-the-go. This season of getting sloppy toddler kisses all over the face, all day long. This season of on-the-loop school pickups, dropoffs, packing lunches and washing uniforms. This season of getting rainbow 🌈 love hearts 💕 from a 5 year old everyday. This…

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…

The busy mother

Being a mother is a tough gig. But being a mother in a foreign land is impossibly hard at times. You are not just responsible for your kids, but every single aspect of ‘living ‘imaginable has to be done manually by you. Scrub the toilet, wash the car, fix the broken light, make lunches n…

Happy Friday!

Happy Friday readers ! On Fridays, i like to wind down at home after a buzzing week of activities. And today I am so thankful that I havent got much going on, cause after a very busy and hectic past 5 or 6 weeks, i am just craving a major lazy time at home with…

My favourite stage is now.

The day I found out I was having another baby, I earnestly started waiting for the time when both my kids will be past the baby stage and into toddlerhood and not needing to be held and watched over every second. When they would chase each other down the house while shrieking happily at being…

It’s a smile, it’s a kiss – it’s summertime!

Summer — the time for ice lollies and showers in the backyard, the time of slow days and long naps and lemonade breaks, the time to share silly family stories over mangoes, the time to run around wild all day with no rush to be somewhere else, cycling along the neighbourhood streets, swinging in the…

Motherhood is ..

(Starting this blog with the name of Allah) It only seemed appropriate that i start with blog with a few words on motherhood. I could write books when it comes to it but i guess a couple of paras for now should be fine. Motherhood is cuddling, squeezing and smooching at every chance possible. Motherhood…