We chose to be part of the protest that was held in favor of Palestine at the Beehive last wednesday. As I stood there listening to the speeches I felt blessed, privileged enough for the choice I had. The option that I can to come out of my home, hold a placard and support the cause is rare in this world.Continue reading “Helping the Cause of Palestine – WHY, HOW, WHAT?”
Sharing a very raw piece of prose I wrote sometime back. I really don’t know whether it even qualify to be called a prose or not.Continue reading “The best form of LOVE”
‘Jab khud Maa banogi to pata chaley ga!!’-Ammi would say this quite often and we used to laugh it off when we were younger.
I remember once we went to Murree, we (siblings) tried to take a sneak peek down a high winding road which wasn’t secured by a railing. Ammi was terrified and even though Abbu was with us, she was constantly refraining us from moving ahead while holding hands of 2 of the youngest ones among us. The whole situation looked hilarious to us that time and we made fun of it.Continue reading “How Mothers should behave with fellow Mothers? – Mother’s Day 2020 Special”
Today we have completed one week of official lockdown in NZ, the lockdown didn’t make any difference to our lives since we were practicing social distancing ever since we got to know that the deadly virus has reached Wellington too. So technically, we are nearing 2 weeks of quarantine life. In these 2 weeks HI went out only 2 times to get essential grocery items.Continue reading “Reflections of COVID-19 on our lives!!”
After spending two totally crazy busy days in the hub of Taranaki region (New Plymouth) we bid farewell to our friends (who were traveling with us) and headed straight towards Tauranga (5th largest city of NZ) via Three Sisters Beach. Let’s get straight to the point without me doing much bakwas as promised.Continue reading “THREE SISTERS BEACH & TAURANGA: Road Trip NZ 18-19 (Episode 2)”
My brain is not working properly since the last couple of days (read weeks, months, years). Don’t worry I am not suffering from any medical condition alhamdulillah, just going through the usual ‘being forgetful’ phase AKA life-long extension of mommy brain disorder… lol.
So, I was preparing for Continue reading “Reasons Why Mistakes Are Needful”
KAHIN WO HUM SE AGAY NA NIKAL JAYE…
- School/college/University mai kisi ki madad na krna
- Kisi dost/rishteydar ko job opportunity ka na batana
- Phuppo/Khala k betay ko bahir (beroon-e-mulk) nhi bulwana
- Kisi ko achay rishtay ka hotey huey na batana
- Dost ne naya kaam shuru kiya hai, usko motivate na krna/discourage krna
- Kisi ko us k kaam ka credit na dena
Generally, I don’t get to hear negative statements about myself. Naaa, It’s not because I am so good that people don’t get a chance to pass their precious comments about me – Nope, not at all! lol. The reason is that I totally avoid such toxic, judgmental, I-know-it-all kinda peeps… trust me this is the best way to dodge away those pessimistic statements and lead a happy care-free life.
However, there are days when you are bound to get scrutinized by people from such shitty mentality clan and you Continue reading “You stay at home – You don’t do anything!”
In the post when I talked about ‘Motherhood – A Mario Bros Game‘ (which was ages ago, I know), I was in search of a reliable and well-reputed school for E back in Dubai. Check out the article and find out mixed feelings I had about E being starting the school shortly. That time we did not have the slightest clue that we’ll be moving to New Zealand very soon even before E turns the age (3.7yo) to start schooling in the UAE.
Fast forward to NZ; Continue reading “Home to School – Made Easy!”
Sydney doesn’t need any introduction; it is world famous for the majestic Opera House sitting at the waterfront and almost a century old Harbour Bridge which serves as one of the most important Continue reading “Top 10 ‘Must-Go’ Places to See in Sydney”