2017 Here we come…

Happy New Year Everybody!!!!! Ok, so I will be frank, the hiatus lasted a lot longer than I anticipated because 2016 ended in a bigger bang than I expected, but I am back and ready to tackle 2017 head on. Last we spoke I was about to have Dumpling and pretty nervous for the prospect…

Cupcakes Kung-Fu Panda 2nd Birthday!

Hi Everybody, Hope that you all are doing fantastic on this Blue Monday, about 2 weeks ago Cupcake turned 2! Can you believe it?! I’m still in a bit of shock to think that my lil baby is already 2, like where oh where did the time go to?! As Superman & I both come…

After the Meltdown

  Hi everybody, I’m finally back online! It’s amazing how slow things are when the Wi-Fi is down, but fear not, I am back up until such time that Telkom decides to switch me off again. So I wanted to do a bit of a follow up on my previous post as I think that…

My Miscarriage Story

Hi everyone! Hope that you all are doing fantastic, I know I didn’t post last week but with the holy month of Ramadan coming to an end, I really just wanted to enjoy that time with my family and celebrate the time with them. On that note, I was thinking for quite a bit on…

Our Weaning Story

Good Monday Everybody! See what I did there? hehe.. Hope that everyone has had a restful weekend and is facing this week head on 🙂 Previously I mentioned how much I loved breastfeeding and my journey towards successfully doing so, especially since it did not come as naturally as one would hope. Alas, that also…

When babies cry….

Hi everyone! I know I haven’t posted in such a long time, however, life happened and I literally couldn’t post if I really wanted to, but! I will be posting today and then regularly from then on… scouts honor! Just a quick update, Cupcake has now surpassed baby and entered into the dreaded toddler realm,…

Working Mom Guilt

Asalaamualaykum Everybody!! Hoping that you all have been doing really well with this amazing weather that we’ve been having, I know that I haven’t posted in almost two weeks, but due to me being in the hospital, then studying for exams which then got rescheduled, it has been rather hectic. However, I will be posting…

Part 6: Coming Home

Asalaamualaykum Everybody!! Hoping that you all have been doing really well with this amazing weather that we’ve been having, today I wanted to follow up on my mommy journey. So we left off with me leaving the hospital, Cupcake in my arms, filled with a great mixture of emotions; I was unsure of the journey…

Part 5: The Hospital Ward

Hi Everybody, To continue on my previous post, I had just had Cupcake by emergency cesarean section at the hospital and was pretty bloody hungry at this point. They wheeled me into my ward, while I marveled at this little precious bundle in my arms, my hair sticking out all over the place. As we…

Being a Know it All

Good-morrow everybody! Hope that you all are well & rested on this fine day, So as you all know, I’m a first time mommy, meaning I was once the biggest know it all, that is up until I too became a mommy. To those wondering what exactly I’m on about, I was that friend of…