Visiting Winter Wonderland and Zippos Circus

Disclaimer: We were invited to a family press day to Winter Wonderland which included free entry to some shows and rides. We don’t celebrate Christmas but we love the festive atmosphere. The girls tend to get involved with school activities and we also go to Winter Wonderland. This year we again headed to Hyde Park

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The Importance of Community Spirit

This post is in collaboration with Glasdon UK In 2015, it was agreed by world leaders, to set 17 goals for a better world by 2030. It has been suggested that these 17 goals for sustainable development, have the power to end poverty, fight inequality and bring a halt to climate change. As my girls

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Treat Yourself with a Mystery Box from Modestrove London

Everyone needs a treat and a pick me up now and then…and what better way then a Mystery Box from Modestrove. Modestrove London describes itself as ‘The Global House of Modest for Fashion, Beauty, Lifestyle and All Delightful Wonders!’ Modestrove London stock a variety of items, from hijabs and clothing to makeup and stationary…..so something

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Children’s Fashion from Esprit

I am always on the lookout for affordable children’s clothing for the girls so when I heard about Esprit I thought it would be fun to do a wish list of some items for Bee. I have only recently been introduced to Esprit and some of their clothes for girls are so adorable, and the

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My Hijab, My Empowerment

New post in my ongoing Hijab Series is written by sister Ashley. In her post she talks about how the hijab is her empowerment. ****************************************** Being a Muslimah and covered woman for over two years now, and living in the United States and United Kingdom, I have become very, very accustomed to being spit, stared, and

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Why are you wearing a hair net?

Next up in my hijab series is sister Khawlah. In this post she talks about being asked questions as a result of wearing hijab. “Why are you wearing a hair net?” Working as a healthcare assistant in a psychiatric hospital, I meet a variety of people, meeting new faces – staff and patients – on a

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My Queensgate Winter Wishlist – #qblogger challenge

Last week Queensgate Shopping Centre challenged us to create our own winter wish list of 10 items that are available and perfect for Christmas. My Christmas participation is minimal but I enter into the spirit of things by munching away on chocolate and watching all the Christmas films even though I have seen them over

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