Till I was about 10-11 years old, Ramadan was all about the samosas, agar puddings and porridges for iftar. We never went to the mosque except for Taraweeh and the ramadan ambience is something I always looked forward to after iftar. Still, it was mostly about the food. Of course, the beauty and tranquility of… Continue reading Pros & Cons of an Airfryer and Tips to get Crispy Air-fried food ( plus an easy Recipe for Buttermilk Biscuits)
Logo designing is one of the most underrated jobs in the design world. IT can make the brand ‘noticeable’ and something everyone takes a double look at, and bad design can make people disregard you business as unprofessional and insignificant. People tend to think of it as a few swishes and stylized alphabets put together.… Continue reading The Farah Saeed Trust Logo- Design Process/ Case Study
You know what everyone appreciates? Wall decor. From woven dream-catchers to elaborate murals, from canvases to simple textured paint, from patterned wallpaper to a simple accent wall, frommonograms to welcome signs made with terracotta and felt, and every thing in between, everyone likes something. Unless you have an OCD about having spik and span walls,… Continue reading DIY-Monograms made with foam board/ carton scraps and prettied with patterned fabric
I am a sweet toothser and a PCOSer. That’s enough tragedy for a lifetime. *sob* Match made in hell. Oh well. Here’s a dessert I made when the craving hit hard. Besides it’s yumminess, it also looks so, so pretty. I shall first give you a little back story of the flavors and inspiration. Dulce… Continue reading Rose & Cardamom Panna Cotta
On our blog post last week, we shared ways that we can control our mind and direct ourselves away from unnecessary worry. One of the methods to employ was GRATITUDE. How does gratitude make us better Muslims? After refusing to bow to Adam, Satan said: “Then I will certainly come to them from before them… Continue reading What happens when you ‘practice’ gratitude?
10:30 a.m.- I hand over some peanut butter in a spoon in an attempt to include some healthy fats for my skinny child 10:40- Loving the progress. He’s licking it, yay!! 11:00 a.m.- Googling- how to get off peanut butter smeared over toddler’s hair. Life, as we know it.
Why do we worry so much? What do you mostly worry about? My latest big concern was that the fish fry was too spicy and possibly overcooked. I beat myself over it for a good ten minutes until I forced myself to stop thinking about it. From waking up on time to going to bed… Continue reading From a worry-er to warrior! 4 Exercises to Worry Less