When Your Softness is Your Weakness and They Undervalue You

Remember what you must do When they undervalue you When they think Your softness is your weakness When they treat your kindness Like it is their advantage Remember to look after you To grow an armadillo shell In one ear out the next Make sure you look after yourself Their words are like darts TheirContinue reading “When Your Softness is Your Weakness and They Undervalue You”

Finding Peace Through Prayer and Love- Out Soon!

There’s a book coming soon I don’t know if it’ll be out night or noon I don’t know if I’ll jump for joy or cry I don’t know if I’ll crawl away or fly Once I see my words in print My blood and sweat The way my thoughts were steered All the things thatContinue reading “Finding Peace Through Prayer and Love- Out Soon!”

Book coming soon!!

10 Top Tips for a Happy & Successful Marriage!

Want to know what makes a good marriage work? Read on…You may be surprised!

The Importance of Self Care

Hello and Salaams! This page is now being revised and edited for inclusion in my upcoming book, published by Beacon Books! Do look out for a link to pre-order, coming soon. Peace and Love, Sidra Ansari PS Previously, I said I’d list 3 new things I’m grateful for on each post. This will help meContinue reading “The Importance of Self Care”

Enough Already! & Being Grateful

Hello and Salaams! This page is now being revised and edited for inclusion in my upcoming book, published by Beacon Books! Do look out for a link to pre-order, coming soon. Peace and Love, Sidra Ansari Since you’re here I have a small favour to ask. More people are reading the the7ofus.blog than ever butContinue reading “Enough Already! & Being Grateful”

Life’s Wake-up Calls- A slip in the snow…

I guess I would say that a profound Belief in Destiny helped me to accept the fact that I broke a bone in my wrist about 3 weeks ago. My husband had gone out sledging with my 4 older kids and even though I wanted to join them, I reluctantly stayed at home as apparentlyContinue reading “Life’s Wake-up Calls- A slip in the snow…”

Get Up, Dress Up, Show Up & Never Give Up!

So my family consists of 5 little people, ranging from 5 months to 11 years old, and my husband.  My eldest child is my 11 year old daughter Miss Craft, my eldest son Mr. Reader is 9 years old, then come three more boys- Mr Biryani, aged 7, Mr Smiley aged 4 and Little MrContinue reading “Get Up, Dress Up, Show Up & Never Give Up!”