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Here are a few personal favorites for you to start with.


This is why I don’t share her face here // Keeping kids connected to their extended family // On having an only child // Crafting with kids // In the kitchen with Anya // Conversations with Anya


On raising a bilingual kid // Bedtime memories & my favorite Urdu lullabies // Celebrating Eid with the non-muslims in your life // A few favorites about life in America // On raising kids who are proud of their heritage // On raising kids who feel connected to their Muslim identity 


This post that I began blogging with // Craft night with the girlfriends // Thoughts on capturing our events // Simple tips on making kids birthdays special // How to set up a kids table for your next gathering // How we do the holidays + sharing from our annual holidays party


Guest book for my sister’s wedding // Shadow Frame to honor my dad’s PAF life // Tips for taking your family photos on Eid // Why you don’t have to worry about taking the perfect photo // Making School Year Photobooks // On gifting photo books //  Memory Table at my sister’s wedding


Scents & memories // Reminiscing of my mother-in-law // Road trip memories // Ramadan Memories from back home // On living far from your family


Photo Memory tour of our first home // on loving your homes // Stovetop simmer to make your house smell awesome // Anya’s toddler room


4 tips for busy moms creatives, business owners & bloggers // How to use Instagram for your business or blog // My creative photography workshop in Islamabad // On the creative business meetup I’m hosting & why


Anya’s 1st birthday – Apartment Therapy

Shift to a ‘clean’er lifestyle – Nadiya Najib

Tips for a successful married life – Nadiya Najib

Home Tour with Shehzeen – Desi Wonder Woman

Career talk on turning a hobby into a business – Desi Wonder Woman

On taking photos of your own children – Brown Girl Magazine

Girls behind the camera – An interview – Sidra Irfan Malik

22 Boss girl bloggers who are killing it on Instagram – A Super Tired Mommy