Party Planning

Elmo Themed Backyard Party

This year, we wanted to do something special for my daughter Rabab Fatima for her second birthday. We didn't throw her a huge birthday last year for her first, since it was during Ramadan, we just had a small iftar at my house with a few friends. But since she has some understanding of her… Continue reading Elmo Themed Backyard Party

Motherhood, Toddler

Why Preschool at 2.5 was the Right Choice

We began our daughter Ridha Zaynab's preschool when she just turned two and a half. The truth is ever since Ridha turned 2 years old, it became challenging to keep her content with enough to do at home, especially since I had her younger sister to take care of too. Being a stay-at-home-parent, the duties… Continue reading Why Preschool at 2.5 was the Right Choice

Motherhood, Party Planning, Reviews, Toddler

6 Gifts For a Three Year Old Under $50

I don't think anyone is more excited for Ridha Zaynab's birthday than I. I've been planning this day, trying my best to make it extra special for her, since we are not having a big birthday party this year. So instead, I did some black Friday shopping and got her a bunch of gifts that… Continue reading 6 Gifts For a Three Year Old Under $50

Motherhood, Toddler

A Nice Dose of Mommy Guilt

Okay, so this post is all thanks to a video montage that Google created to remind us of all the lovely moments of my children growing up in the last three years, moving us to tears.  The timing is kind of perfect since my first born turns 3 years old tomorrow, and naturally I'm feeling… Continue reading A Nice Dose of Mommy Guilt

Motherhood

How to Choose the Right Nursery/Preschool

I have done my fair share of research and read several articles by lovely mums who have been through the process of selecting a child care facility fit for their little ones. It is such a vital choice that we as parents make for our child. The decision to A. Put our little one in… Continue reading How to Choose the Right Nursery/Preschool