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On the Blog: Beauty Regrets of 2016

On the Blog: Beauty Regrets of 2016

We all have a few regrets in life right? How about in 2016? This year I didn’t buy a lot of luxury products, just high street branded products that are for regular use. Below are some of the more regretful purchases that I made in […]

London Halal Food Festival 2016

London Halal Food Festival 2016

On the 20-21st August the London Halal Food Festival took place in the beautiful Tobacco Docks. Initially I was weary about the drive to East London, but it was worth it! A grade II listed building, where the festival was both inside and outside, really made […]

And The Winner Is…

And The Winner Is…

The winner for two tickets to the London Halal Food Festival is Sabir Ahmed!!! The tickets are on your way! The winner was chosen at random yesterday and announced on my facebook page . Thank you all for entering my first blog competition! The Instagram competition winner […]

Blunders At Carluccio’s

Blunders At Carluccio’s

Tonight was one dinner that I will never forget! Why am I blogging about Carluccio’s? Well let’s just say I now fully understand why those people who observe a stricter halal diet than myself and only eat at restaurants that don’t have pork on the menu, do what they do.

Beating Those Ramadan Hunger Pangs: Suhoor Snacks

Beating Those Ramadan Hunger Pangs: Suhoor Snacks

Seven days of Ramadan (holy month of fasting for Muslims) have passed already and I think most of us have got in to the swing of things. In these immensely long fasts of almost 19 hours, we need to give our bodies fuel that will keep us going throughout the day.

Barcelona Top Ten

Barcelona Top Ten

This week I was in Barcelona enjoying some quality time with my husband, i.e. an opportunity for the children to spend some time with their grandparents and us to go abroad without having to book two rooms or taste milk at the airport or pack a […]

On The Blog — Smoothies

On The Blog — Smoothies

Having seen multiple photos and recipes on social media, I thought I would try my hand at starting a smoothie diet. By that I mean, substituting standard breakfast fare with smoothies. Due to many health reasons, mainly skin and hair issues I thought it’s time […]

Adventures in Andalusia

Adventures in Andalusia

In September, I flew to Malaga to write  this Huffington Post blog and this travel piece for the Epoch Times.  I stayed in Granada and Cordoba, which are two beautiful cities in southern Spain in the region called Andalusia. The weather was warm and sunny and I all […]

On the Blog – Pizza Express

On the Blog – Pizza Express

Don’t worry I’m not reviewing Pizza Express! This is my first blog post within a blog! All my other posts are reviews so I decided to create a separate blog area so I can ramble on about whatever is on my mind which is really […]