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My Baby Is ONE!

February 18, 2017
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I have to say, being a mum isn’t easy. This post is dedicated to my youngest son, Muhammad Isais (pronounced Ee-za-is). I don’t share much of my personal life on my blog but turning one is a big deal! A letter to my youngest.  As I am sitting here typing this up, you my son have come back and forth for a bit of my breakfast. Nothing special mind you, just a fried egg on toast and all I’m feeding…

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Soon To Be Mama Of Three

December 23, 2015
Missy-Lia, pregnancy, third, baby

At the age of 27, here I am in my third trimester of my third pregnancy. I have people telling me all the time they can’t believe I am a mother of two already when I myself am a baby. Unlike my first and second pregnancies that would have been announced not long after passing the first trimester, this time the whole urgency of telling anyone became muted – not because I was any less excited but as the saying…

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Giving Is Receiving

December 20, 2015
Missy-Lia, Albina, Medina, Sumeja

Recently I received a call from a sister at Human Appeal International Australia confirming my mailing address so she could send out the last well progress report. It’s been over a year since I started the project, “Building A Water Well This Ramadhan 2014.” (You can read more about this project here) I have recently posted some images from the report on the Facebook page, so do check it out. I can’t help but feel so honoured to be able to…

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Building A Water Well This Ramadhan 2014

March 12, 2015

Last year during Ramadhan, the annual fasting month for many Muslims around the world, I decided to do something I have never done before. I was inspired by an old high school friend of mine to go over and above anything I have done during Ramadhan. You see, Ramadhan isn’t just about fasting from food, it is about self restraint and self control, from swearing, from indulging, from backbiting, from engaging in disagreements… These are the very few forms of…

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