All I wanted was something for my baby to wear that would celebrate Islam while also staying relevant to modern pop culture in North America.
Author: Halal Mommy
Pregnancy Stretch Mark Prevention – Bio Oil and Coco Shea Butter
From learning that I was pregnant to giving birth (more on that another day) and then having a colicky baby, this whole affair has been nothing short of dramatic. Now that baby and I are feeling more lively though, I'm able to start sharing here again. Today I want to talk about how I prevented getting stretch marks.
My Baby Shower
The weekend before last, I had my long awaited bridal shower, put together by my lovely family.
My Pregnancy Wardrobe (Dresses)
It was only after my fourth month ended and my nausea became a tiny bit more manageable that my bump spontaneously showed up. And then it grew, and grew, and grew, with absolutely no signs of slowing down.
Shan Masala Recipe – Chicken Karahi
How could I possibly make a Shan Masala Karahi recipe post without including my absolute favourite, tried and tested: Chicken Karahi? It's because I saved the best for last, of course.
Restaurant Review – Aria Ristorante
Aria Ristorante is an Italian restaurant located right beside Union Station, which makes it a convenient visit for anyone who works or lives in Toronto. I went there for the first time this Winter, and I was very impressed.
Restaurant Review – Apollo Bakery & Grill
Apollo Bakery & Grill is a Middle Eastern restaurant located near the Dixie & Eglinton area of Mississauga.
Restaurant Review – Congee Queen
I love Congee Queen. This is one of those spots that's always busy, and for very good reason. Their food is consistently delicious, and it is served at a quick and efficient pace by a well-trained staff. Even though the meat here is not halal, there are enough seafood and vegetarian options that you definitely won't feel like you're missing out.
Third Trimester – if you’re struggling and you know it raise your hand
How are there so many women who make the conscious decision to have another child after going through this once? I cannot wait until this is over.
Restaurant Review – Church Bistro
Church Bistro is a modern halal/organic brunch and dinner restaurant serving its classic menu items with a South Asian flare.