Category: Family

21 year old me open letter

An Open Letter To My 21-Year-Old Self

Dear 21-year-old me, You’re stronger than you know. At this point in time, you’ve been married for over a year, been through a miscarriage, and are currently in the hospital freaking out over your rainbow...

I Found A Lump In My 4-Year-Old’s Neck

Sulaiman has had a lump in his neck since he was around 2-years-old. I thought it was just a lymph node that was swollen due to sore throat or a cold. But it’s been...

breastfeeding aisha baby

The Baby Rolls Over At 4 Months Old

Aisha has been trying to roll over since she was 3 months old. She was doing pretty ok. Getting to one side. Luckily for her, she’s much lighter than her two old brothers who...

Gina's Place Breastfeeding Centre KL

Gina’s Place Helped Me Breastfeed Successfully

Despite my efforts, I have struggled with breastfeeding since the beginning. Ayub was bottle fed formula, and I pumped exclusively with Sulaiman. This round I was adamant about breastfeeding Aisha. Luckily I stumbled upon Gina’s...

Four-Year-Old Sulaiman Writes A Blog Post

Hi, I’m Sulaiman. I am 4 years old. My favourite colour is red. My favourite animal is zebra. My best friend’s name is Grace Ci. My favourite movie is Ghostbusters. My favourite game is...

husband is a gamer

What To Do When Your Husband Is A Gamer

If, like me, you are married to a gamer, you’ll likely find yourself either very free to do whatever you want or you’ll be bogged down with all the household chores and child-raising by...

How I Broke My Washing Machine And Didn’t Learn From My Mistake

How I Broke My Washing Machine And Didn’t Learn From My Mistake

A couple months back we went back to the hubby’s hometown for a week. My memory is really hazy. I think it may have been the week we had our wedding reception. Anyway, we...

children photoshoot

Baby Photoshoot

Jules, Prem and Hafiz bought me a 1 year membership to the Picture Company. It’s a photo studio that specializes in children and family portraits. Brought the boys there a while back. Here’s their...

My handsome Ayub

Ayub is such a good looking little boy. Am I being biased? Probably. Do I care? No. He’s awesome. Look at his face. Just look. He is adorable. I love him.

Raya Haji

Raya Haji at home with the family 🙂 Just back from the masjid with the super well-behaved boys in their jubahs.

Star Wars Entertainment

Star Wars is beyond awesome. Well, episodes IV, V and VI anyway. A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back and The Return of the Jedi. Did you know that the original title for the...