Life, Reviews and Press Releases

The UN appeals for sadaqah

So as I was tucking Amra into bed last night, and embracing the half way mark of Ramadaan, I was thinking about how fortunate I am to be able to endure this moment. Roof over my head, warm food, warm bed, surrounded by those I love. But what about those who aren’t so lucky. There are millions of families that will experience this holy month in refugee camps, informal settlements, and unfinished buildings, facing dire living conditions with insufficient food or proper shelter. ...  Read More


The Cuppa for CANSA event is ON!

What if I told you – with the grace of God and the amazing support of some just beautiful souls, this Cuppa for CANSA event is really happening! I cant begin to thank these angels that jumped on board and are keen to make this event a success as much as I am. I just received the poster today and I absolutely love it! Did I mention that while this event is happening in October, I have my brother’s 21st in August and Amra’s birthday in September and then my event. I was thinking this morning, it’s so freaking weird to do an event without my event partner-in-crime, Lisa – you know, the epic blogger of Chronicles of Cassidy. Our last event we did together, was, ironically, before we were moms. But she still to this day, has such a special place in my heart. ...  Read More