Parenting

  • Double standards in parenting

    Double standards in parenting: moms versus dads.

    Let’s talk about the elephant in the room, shall we? The double parenting standards, moms versus dads comparisons and the social expectations. Lately, while talking with my mom friends, we often get back on the same topic; the struggle of working/caring for our kids and the distribution of responsibilities with our spouses. Now, before I […] Read more…

  • when you fail at motherhood

    When we fail in motherhood

    Some days we make magic happen: we cuddle our kids, soothe their boo-boos, listen and encourage them. We smile at their silliness and we calmly respond to their demands. Some days you and me, we are simply best moms on earth. But then there are days, when we fail completely and miserably in mothering . […] Read more…

Mindfulness

  • embrace the mess

    Embrace the mess

    Motherhood is full of the mess. It’s learning that things don’t go as planned. It’s realizing that the only control in life we have is over our own reactions, and nothing else. It’s realizing that we can’t control our kids or force them to do anything they really don’t want to do. It’s learning to […] Read more…

  • get rid of parenting guilt

    Let go of the parenting guilt

    “Guilt is to the spirit, what pain is to the body” – Elder David A. Bednar Parenting guilt is not a helpful feeling, it makes us feel physically heavy and it clouds our thinking. And in reality it doesn’t really shape us to be the better version of ourselves! So why do so many of […] Read more…

Lifestyle

  • Ballerina skirt

    Why you need a ballerina skirt

    Since I became a mom I changed my outlook on a lot of things including my body. I understood how truly a amazing our bodied are, and how unimportant are the societies standards of beauty. It took me awhile, but I finally realized that instead of trying to fit my body in to a mold […] Read more…

  • summer beach essentials

    Shopping for the right swimwear

    Summer beach days are what I live for and what gives me energy for the ordinary days. Kids playing happily in the sand and splashing by the shore, the calming sound of waves and the sand in my toes are all that I dream about during the long winter months! Nevertheless, I used to dread shopping […] Read more…

Homemaking

  • 3 tips for choosing the best off white paint

    3 tips for choosing the best off white paint

    We all know that a colour can make or break the room. It can add depth, character and light, or it can make a space look drab and uninviting. And I believe there are no ugly colours, its only about a good fit! So ever since I did my living room makeover last year, I […] Read more…

  • free prints for coffee lovers

    Free prints for coffee lovers

    I’m a coffee lover aka an obsessed and addicted mombie ( commonly known as a tired mom-zombie), and I’m not ashamed to admit it! Actually I love my coffee so much, that I have made these two prints for my home, that you can download and print at home for yourself too! Because let’s be […] Read more…

Sweet

  • he best mango no churn ice cream

    No churn mango ice cream

    Clearly I’m obsessed with home made ice cream, there’s no doubt about that! Summer days are just better with ice cream around. And there’s no doubt that these mango no churn ice cream are so much better then the store bought one! I remember the very first time I tried mango ice cream in the […] Read more…

  • Strawberry rhubarb ice cream, so easy to make, no churn recipe!

    Strawberry rhubarb no churn ice cream

    My favourite season is finally here: fresh strawberries and rhubarb growing in my garden! So to celebrate it,  I came up with a perfect recipe for you: a no churn, 4 ingredient Strawberry Rhubarb Ice Cream- and one of the best ice cream I ever had to be honest! And with the rhubarb season being […] Read more…

Salty

  • Chicken zaatar pizza

    Chicken zaatar pizza

    Recently I have been obsessed with zaatar! I’ve been adding it almost everywhere, and ended up discovering the most delicious Chicken zaatar pizza ever! And believe me, it’s not an exaggeration! And if you still don’t know zaatar, then all you need to know is that it’s a middle eastern herb blend made of dried […] Read more…

  • This hearty shakshuka is a perfect vegetarian meal for these cold winter days!

    Hearty healthy shakshuka

    New Year calls for fresh starts. And while I don’t believe in drastic change, I think that a slight amelioration is just what we might all need. So for me, it’s getting back on track with my three healthy, feeling and all vegetarian dinners per week. Though between you and me, I hope to add […] Read more…