Big Things

I have some exciting news I’ve had up my sleeve for sometime now! I am writing for Canadian Broadcasting Corporation! Here’s my first article on condo living:

Why Raising Kids in a Condo Works

First World Parenting – Part 2


Pakistan is a place of warmth, hospitality and family connections that run deep. While becoming increasingly less common, generations still live together in the same house. There is a vast collection of uncles, aunts, grandparents and cousins that will entertain your child and bounce your baby on their lap. Continue reading

First World Parenting – Part 1


My husband and I are Canadians of Pakistani origin and have lived most of our lives in Canada. However, we still have extended families back home so this past December, after almost a decade, we decided to make things interesting and book a 14 hour flight with a flu-stricken child that took us half way around the globe to the land of tandoori chicken, chai, and at least half a million relatives. Continue reading

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

When I am not mommy-ing, accounting or writing, I am photographing. My camera is my first baby and I have a trough of digital images that I have seldom shared so this week when I stumbled onto a photography blog (Cee’s photography: that posts weekly photo challenges, I thought why not? Might as well air out some of these digital babies. The challenge this week is  “Looking up on things” so here goes nothing. Continue reading