Before I became a supermom, I was an ordinary overwhelmed mom of littles that was constantly in survival mode. #truestory. Having babies back to back is no joke. Sure, you go through this phase of life in one go and then move on past poop explosions and break-your-back double strollers all at once. But it… Continue reading Overdue Pantry Re-org
Today was one of those rare Fri-yay kinda mornings where the hubs needed to take off time from work to take care of things and he decides the best way to start the day is with breakfast with me! ❤️ We have a nanny come in twice a week for a couple hours in the… Continue reading Breakfast Dates: Urban Eats Cafe Review
When we first moved into our house, we came with some basic furniture and two babies under two. Two and a half years later, the only progress that has been made is the addition of another baby. 🤣 Which is like totally great and all, but my dreams of setting up my home have been… Continue reading Recovering Rug Addict
The older two girls were home today in honor of President's Day, so the morning began with everyone crawling into my bed after Faris left for work. The cuddles were fabulous until Aiza started crying that the other two were getting to "hug" me more than her. Normally I dismiss it, give her a squeeze… Continue reading One-on-One time with Mommy
Us at a desert safari in Muscat, Oman in January 2018. Last night we ended up staying in for Valentines Day...and it was the best decision ever. My 9 month old Zahra had been fussy all day, but by 6 pm she was downright miserable and crankilicious. I figured it must be a new tooth… Continue reading Special occasions are for spending with special people.
Happy Friday y'all! Friday is an overall happy day for everyone, regardless of your background. It's the end of the week, weekend plans dominate your mind, and generally speaking the whole world is in a happier mood. But if you're Muslim, Friday just got even sweeter. And here's a quick historical and religious background on why:… Continue reading Jummah Treats
We are on Day 3 of post-travel recovery and looks like schedules are getting closer to being on track again. Thank goodness! Because I don't know how much more this cranky mom can handle at this point! With all this pressure to get back on routine for school and work, I can't help but think… Continue reading Rules are meant to be broken