Things I said Alhumdulillah for in October 2015…

  Alhumdulillah means “All Praise is due to God” and are the words uttered by a Muslim when he/she is expressing gratitude to Allah. I find myself saying this numerous times a day and this post is a collection of moments when I have said Alhumdulillah during the past month. 

Things I said Alhumdulillah for in October:
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Love from London…

If you follow me on Instagram, you will already know that earlier this month, Mr Z, Baby Z and I left for London, for 3 days of sightseeing, shopping and slurping tea. Below is a short account of our lovely trip to London City!

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As if Time has stood still…

It has been just over a week since I returned back to England for my month long vacation after two years of being an expat in Dubai, and in so many ways, it is as if time has stood still. Returning back to Leicester, everything looks almost very much the same as it was when I had said good-bye two years ago.

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OOTD for a Toddler flying for the first time…

Saturday morning myself, Mr Z and Baby Z set off on our long journey from Dubai to England, for our month long vacation. There was a mixture of excitement and nerves, as was to be expected, since it was Baby Z’s first ever flight of his lifetime! Eeek! Below I share with you what we wore for the 7 hour long plane journey!

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Staycation at Al Hamra Palace Beach Resort

Last weekend, the husband, Baby Z and I left for a 2 night staycation at Al Hamra Resort in Ras Al Khaimah. Upon arrival and after sipping our welcome drinks, we were told that we had been upgraded from the Al Hamra chalets to a suite in Al Hamra Palace Beach Resort. We couldn’t be more excited!

Al Hamra Palace Beach Resort was simply gorgeous, and every bit as regal as the name suggested. Their service was exceptional and we left feeling spoilt and relaxed and with family memories that will be cherished for many years to come.

Al Hamra Palace Beach Resort Entrance, Ras Al Khaimah

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Weekend Holiday- Before and After a Baby!

The husband and I have just booked a mini get away to Al Hamra Village, in Ras Al Khaimah, for 2 nights next week, and I am currently making my “What to take with us” list. Looking at how lengthy it is, it got me thinking about the differences of a weekend away before and after I had Baby Z! Below I have listed a few from my experience:

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