Hello! This week I want to review, my new toy, the Dyson V7 handheld vacuum. So what prompted this splurge is little BabyJ; he spends so much time on the floor that it was important to have a vacuum that made it quick and easy for us to clean and most importantly safe for him. … Continue reading Review: Dyson V7
Hello and Happy Gurpurab! This last weekend, my friend and I, hosted a Gurpurab Celebration for the Gurpurab of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. A Gurpurab is a day that our Guru Sahib's took human form. This year, November 5th marked the day, that our first Guru took human form explaining this to a 3-year old … Continue reading Gurpurab Celebration!
Welcome to the last post in the N.E.S.T.S. series I really hope you have enjoyed reading the series as much as I have enjoyed to write it! I really feel that after sharing my N.E.S.T.S. journey with you all I have been able to reflect on how far I have come on my postpartum journey. I … Continue reading Support!
Welcome to week four of N.E.S.T.S. this week we will look at my favorite - time for self! The importance of having some time to yourself for some mums seems like an impossible task but it is so vital. It allows you relax and unplug for some time and do something you want to do. Mum … Continue reading Time for Self
Hello! I hope you are all enjoying the N.E.S.T.S. series of posts, this weeks post is probably the most anticipated- Sleep! We are now halfway through and I really hope you have been able to make some (small) but long-term changes to look after yourself! As a new mother, sleep becomes your most sought-after activity, you … Continue reading Sleep…..Zzzzzz
Hello and welcome back to my N.E.S.T.S. (Nutrition, Exercise, Sleep, Time for Self and Social Interaction), series of posts, this is the second in the series and I want to highlight why exercise has been really important on my postpartum journey. I am not an "athletic" person or someone who plays sports; I prefer to … Continue reading Exercise!
Hello friends! We had a crazy busy summer not just with my series of trips and social events but, I had my siblings and family from England come and stay with us for a few weeks. I love playing hostess and had to make sure I was on my A-game to make everyone feel comfortable and … Continue reading Goodbye Summer… Hello Fall!
This week I decided to take a break from the N.E.S.T.S. series and share with you all a delicious recipe for pizza pinwheels. For any pizza lover, like myself, this is a quick, easy and delicious way to satisfy that pizza craving! They also serve as great appetizers for parties, picnics, potluck and snacking. It is … Continue reading Pizza pinwheels!
This week we'll be kicking off our N.E.S.T.S. series of blog posts, starting with Nutrition! I explain what each section means and how I incorporated it into my own life and how you can do the same. Hopefully by following this system you'll be able to take care of yourself better and in turn take … Continue reading Nutrition
On this long, exhausting, arduous but rewarding journey of motherhood, there's a lot to learn. One of the most crucial things I've learnt is the importance of self-care. Now to a lot of mummies, this sounds like a paradox. I can hear you asking, 'How could I in good conscience spend time taking care of … Continue reading Self-care a mother’s paradox!