Ramadan Crafts and Activities

By Maryam Kidwai Ramadan is right around the corner and I can hardly believe it. The holy month is a time of spirituality, solitude, socialization and a time to feast on... Read More

Eds’ Note: Blessed Ramadan

Oh you who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that you many learn piety and righteousness” (2:183) The most beautiful and blessed... Read More

Recipe of the Week: Panna Cotta with Strawberry Coulis

By Marzia Shamsi   I made this super easy yet delicious Panna Cotta on my dad’s 50th surprise birthday party and it was a massive hit! Our guests just couldn’t keep... Read More

Double the Trouble; Raising Twins

By Khaula Mazhar Nothing in the world can prepare you for raising twins. I raised three kids before I had twins (God has an awesome sense of humour) but I still... Read More

Recipe of the Week: Easy Peasy Pepper Steak Pie

By Marzia Shamsi Lost for idea when you are expecting guests on a short notice or just want to create something fun and interesting for your kids to take for lunch?... Read More

The Distance Between: Tips for Those Who Work Afar

By Mona Ismaeil The Canadian economy has taken a great hit this past year. There isn’t a single Canadian home that hasn’t felt the pain. Many people have lost their jobs,... Read More

Recipe of the Week: Mom’s Special Stir Fried Tiger Prawns

By Marzia Shamsi   Growing up watching Mom make fabulously delicious meals in minutes would always surprise me. My mom has been my very first mentor and my inspiration for  creating... Read More