Happy Mother’s Day (Eat some cake!)

Every day I feel the privilege of being a mum,From the unconditional hugs and cuddlesTo the deep love that binds us for eternity,A mother is not herself butA being divided into parts,When her child is hurting,her heart physically aches,It is restless with uncertaintyGrateful when everyone is closeand complete with a warm hugFull of indignation withContinue reading “Happy Mother’s Day (Eat some cake!)”

Stories for Eid by Sidra Ansari 😃

Totally blown away by the audiobook reading of my Stories for Eid collection by the awesome Nabil Elouahabi, @Actornabil! Thank you! What a treat to listen to these with my family this evening. Not allowed to share with anyone yet, but they’ll be out just in time for Eid this Spring 🤩@ladybirdbooks. If you’d likeContinue reading “Stories for Eid by Sidra Ansari 😃”

Check out our new @thekoyalwriters blog post!

Yay @TheKoyalWriters have a new blog post up! The second one ever and rumour has it that we’ll get to know @SarahMJasat a little better through it. Yipppeee! Why not head to the blog post right now and check it out?

Time For A Shameless Plug!

So today, and every Monday morning I’m starting a shameless plug thread and anyone can join in! Today, you can shout about anything you achieved in 2021. My book was published in Jan and helps women through the ups and downs of life! It also won a ‘truth & integrity’ award! I’ve also written 3Continue reading “Time For A Shameless Plug!”

Book Birthday 🎉🥰

🎉 🎉 It’s my book’s 1st B’DAY!! 🎉🎉Time for a GIVEAWAY!!Follow my blog & like this post to win a signed copy of ‘Finding Peace Through Prayer and Love’ written by me and published by @BeaconBooks.3 winners will be drawn at 1pm on Friday 7th Jan! Good Luck! 👍😊 # ⁣.⁣.⁣.⁣.⁣.⁣ #giveaway #selfhelp #amazon #amwritingContinue reading “Book Birthday 🎉🥰”

Love for ‘The Large Family’

My 4yo and I did a happy dance when these arrived. We’ve never had the whole set. So glad these books are still going strong. There’s nothing like a good ‘Large Family’ read-aloud session to have a good laugh and make a mother think she’s not alone! @walkerbooksuk @bigpicturebooks #booklover #bookreviewer #bookblogger #lovebooks #picturebooksaremyjam #picturebooksofinstagramContinue reading “Love for ‘The Large Family’”

A Visit to Dolgoch Falls

When I was younger I was happiest in the shopping centre with my sisters and then I got married and my husband would rush through the shopping centre, never really enjoying the process of buying things! (I wonder why!!🙃😉☺️) I soon stopped loving it 😂 maybe I’ll start enjoying shopping again once the kids areContinue reading “A Visit to Dolgoch Falls”

What Do Your Children Mean to You? Write About It!​

On Twitter somebody asked whether having kids was all bad. What she had heard recently had put her off kids for life!! Oh dear 😬 This was my response. What’s yours? ⁣.⁣.⁣.⁣.⁣.⁣ #love #family #childrenarethebest #mykidsaremylife❤️ #mykids❤️ #happykids #kids #mykidsrock #mykidsmyworld #mykidshave4legs #happy #mykidsarerad #life #mykidsarethecutest #mykidsareawesome #momlife #childhood #instagood #children #childrenarethebest #mykidsaremyeverything #mykidsaremylife #mykidslovemeContinue reading “What Do Your Children Mean to You? Write About It!​”

Finding Peace Through Prayer and Love is Available on Amazon!

Part 1 Chapter 1 Today I’d like to introduce my first chapter to you. It covers how my life changed after 9/11, how I came to practice Islam more seriously and how my identity has helped shaped my faith, and ultimately, my relationship with Allah. I kickstart this short and snappy audio series with theContinue reading “Finding Peace Through Prayer and Love is Available on Amazon!”

An Up and a Down in My Freelancing Journey

Things are not always straight forward in life. My new career choice is one of them. Freelancing has highs and lows. This week I have lost some regular work from a trusted client. It’s got me hustling and pitching like crazy again. I was kinda down because I was relying on the extra cash toContinue reading “An Up and a Down in My Freelancing Journey”