Choosing a Stroller

How does one choose the best stroller amidst the many offerings on the market? We have a few helpful hints for you. Baby strollers are one of those things that you won’t be able to manage without, unline many gadgets often found on baby registries. They are often also the first item new parents-to-be invest ...
Light Up Lives, Show Kindness this Ramadan

As the Holy Month of Ramadan approaches, it is the perfect opportunity to learn more about Islamic traditions, in particular, the spirit of giving. Ramadan is a month of reflection, humility and caring for others. For non-Muslim expats, there are wonderful opportunities to embrace the spirit of the Holy Month, through practicing the values of ...
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Welcome Baby Boy

The Duchess of Sussex has reportedly given birth to a healthy baby boy early this morning, 6th May 2019. The baby weighing 7lbs. 3oz Meghan Markle, 37, and Prince Harry, 34, who married in May 2018, are said to be doing both very well and thanks the public for their support during this very exciting ...
Can Women With Gestational Diabetes Fast?

A great number of pregnant women with Gestational Diabetes, now with the holy month of Ramadan approaching, are in a dilemma: Should I fast or not? A question that repeats itself and that even the latest medical research can’t give a clear answer to it. During pregnancy, many physiological changes happen to the body: increased ...
“OMG—When I gave birth, I……”

Stop right there, whoever you are. Telling a pregnant woman—especially a first timer that you had issues with your epidural and felt more of the labour than initially intended is definitely not a welcome topic of conversation. First-time mums to be are already terrified of what will happen next, so details of how excruciatingly long ...
How to Make Grocery Shopping More Than Just a Chore

Does your child hate being dragged around the supermarket? Do you hate trying to keep them entertained while you fill the trolley? Did you know you can make it a fun, educational game? So often, children are given ‘busy’ work or technology to distract them while adults get the shopping done (or they are left ...
Not All Superheroes Wear Capes – Part II

The hardest part of being a first-time mum can be asking for help and accepting it. ‘’Just handle it, everyone else seems to’’ can constantly ring in your ears and through social circles, we are bound to constantly compare ourselves with others. We have all heard the saying ‘’ it takes a village’’ and yet ...
First Birthdays, You Made It, Let’s Celebrate!

After months of sleep deprivation, what seems like endless diaper changes, smiles, tears and a few minor scares the time has come to plan your baby’s first birthday party. Fact is your child won’t remember the big day, but you will. And rest assured, the photos taken of your little one in a "1st Birthday" ...
Get Your Diaper bag in Check!

A well-equipped diaper bag can save the day. But what do you really need in there? It depends on how old your child is, how long you'll be out, where you're going, and how prepared you like to be.   Diapers As a rule of thumb, one for each hour you'll be out, plus a ...