Why We Can’t Parent Like Our Mothers

Motherhood is difficult AF. And it’s getting worse by the minute. Why? because we have a new set of problems to deal with every other day, with where the world is going. What’s even worse is that we cannot turn to our mother’s for advice, because their struggles were completely different. And even so, we…

Palmer’s Olive Oil Haircare Range

Being so used to the shea and cocoa butter in Palmer’s products, I honestly had my reservations when I saw the Palmer’s olive oil haircare range on their website. So when a few weeks ago the Palmer’s Olive Oil Range was launched in the UAE, I could not wait to get my hands on it…

Good Night Books – An ebook app review

On our trip to Washington DC during summer, I got Manaal a goodnight book from a souvenir shop. There are 2 things I try to always buy wherever we travel, a fridge magnet for me and a book (if there’s one for that particular country or city) for Manaal. Last time we got a book…

The Coffee Club – A Breakfast Review

My husband likes to head out to a nice restaurant to have breakfasts at over the weekends. Those of you who follow me on social media must already know that it has been an unofficial tradition of our little family. So we try to find places that are nice, affordable and family friendly to make…

Back to School Shopping at Pottery Barn Kids

It’s that time of the year again when parents of school/nursery going kids are scrambling to complete their back to school checklists without losing their minds! Luckily for me, my daughter’s school takes care of this headache themselves and provides their own supplies (bags too!). But does that mean that I am not lured into…

Toddler Milk Wars – When your child does not like milk

A 13month old toddler I know does not want to drink milk. At all. Have you faced this dilemma with your child? I must say that I have been blessed with a child who has loved milk from day 1 and could alternate between breast milk and formula like there’s no difference at all. I…

The Time We Were Farzified! – Farzi Cafe Iftar Review

A few days back we were invited by Farzi Cafe in City Walk 2, Dubai, to review their special Iftar offerings. I have been to Farzi Cafe once before, for a friend’s birthday dinner, and absolutely loved their concept and ambiance. The food is as traditionally Indian as can be but with surprisingly quirky twists, and…