Lifestyle
May 20, 2020

Away from home

Typically it's thought that girls who live far away from in laws abroad in some far away place with the husband without the tension of…
EIDKids
May 19, 2020

Pepperland Eid Shoot’20

Photography by takhayul_films
Birthdays/ DIYCoronavirus
May 15, 2020

Ideas for Hosting a Virtual Baby Shower

Has the Pandemic stopped you from celebrating the arrival of your baby or plan a baby shower? Not now! Because here are some amazing, exciting…
Birthdays/ DIYUncategorized
May 12, 2020

DIY Jewelry Holder

All mothers have a lot of jewelry, don’t they? Most mothers, including myself, have literally no time to even breathe, forget organize and sort my…
Ammi storiesMother Day Special
May 9, 2020

Be grateful for your kids! A letter from a special kid’s ammi.

A letter of an ammi who has a mesage for all the ammis in the world. Love every moment with your child, cherish every tantrum,…
LifestyleParhain
May 7, 2020

Reading in Quarantine: 5 Books to help you get over that reading slump

Quarantine can be tough on mental health. Needless to say, if you're a reader or have been one in the past,  you might be finding…
Column NestLifestyle
May 7, 2020

Finding positivity in difficult times.

Something happened in July which shattered me. It wasn't anything big but because my son was upset, I just sort of broke from the inside.…
Birthdays/ DIYMother Day Special
May 6, 2020

List of Easy Home-made Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Some easy DIY for Mother’s Day. Now, making Mother’s Day special for your Ammi is really easy.  A Morning Snack Make a morning snack for…
Ammi storiesMother Day SpecialParhain
May 6, 2020

A Heartfelt Note To My Superammi

Mothers are superhumans, balancing life as no one else can. There is only a little that might be out of their reach but they are…
Ammi storiesLifestyle
May 5, 2020

Small Ways to make Mother’s Day Special for your Ammi during this lock-down?

We all might be separated from our ammies because of the pandemic and all the precautions we’re taking, not only for ourselves but for everyone…
Stay at home ammi
May 4, 2020

How Stay At Home Ammis are taken for granted.

Today I want to introduce you to a woman who might be different physically but inside she has the same soul and spirit like all…
Birthdays/ DIYCoronavirusKids
April 30, 2020

Our favourite Ramazan corners.

Since Ramazan is now in full swing mashallah and we are all stuck in this quarantine, we noticed almost everyone had decorated their house corners…
Kids
April 30, 2020

Make Reading Fun: Five Activities to make reading time engaging for everyone!

If there is one thing all educators unanimously agree on, its the power of books. It is universally agreed and acknowledged that on average, a…
HealthParhain
April 30, 2020

Manage Your Weight in Ramadan With These Simple Steps

Intermittent fasting is one of the most widely followed methods to lose weight. Ramadan gives us a full 29/30 day period to do just that…
Birthdays/ DIYCoronavirus
April 29, 2020

Birthday Under Quarantine

Here is a mum who celebrated her twins birthday under quarantine and we just loved how she put up all the things together and made…
HealthParhain
April 27, 2020

Working Out In Ramadan – What You Need To Know

Ramadan comes with a drastic change in our sleeping and eating routines. Unlike any other month, we are not having three meals a day and…
Column NestLifestyle
April 27, 2020

My Miracles of Tahajjud

I have been observing this word tahajjud going viral on different platforms and trust me I couldn't be happier to see people asking about tahajjud…
HealthParhain
April 24, 2020

Science-Backed Health Benefits of Fasting

With Ramadan starting and all, we are ready to start all relevant activities of the month too. Praying more than ever, reciting Quran, trying to…
Column NestKids
April 24, 2020

Closer to Home: Five books with strong Muslim characters every child must read!

It’s 2020 and while we all champion for inclusivity, how many of us really show our children what an inclusive world really looks like? If…
Birthdays/ DIYLifestyle
April 24, 2020

Fun Activities for Kids During Ramadan

Ramadan is finally knocking at our doors. Ammis and Kids, are you ready? Here are some fun activities for you to perform at home and…
Lifestyle
April 22, 2020

Celebrating Earth Day at Home

Earth Day could be equally amazing and full of fun at home. You can celebrate it with zeal and enthusiasm. How? Read along!  Turning-off the…
KidsParhain
April 9, 2020

5 Best Apps For Your Preschooler

With schools closed and you being able to spend your time at home with your preschooler, there is a lot you can do. If you…
Lifestyle
April 8, 2020

Shab-e-Baraat festivities

Every year we celebrate Shab-e-Baraat with the whole family with fireworks and by lighting up candles and fancy food is stacked across the dining table.…
dalonga coffeeFoodParhain
April 7, 2020

The Simple and Easiest Dalgona Coffee

While the news always seems to announce something disturbing nowadays, social media is a platform people have taken to spread some positive and interesting. People…
CoronavirusHealth
April 6, 2020

TRUTH ABOUT HAND SANITIZERS

Ever since COVID-19 penetrated Pakistan, protective gear—specifically hand sanitizers have essentially become an extra addition for many Pakistanis. It's such a high demand item, in…
Beauty
April 6, 2020

Secret Egg Beauty DIYs

Most individuals don’t think about making homemade face masks, but they are simple and very doable. These homemade face masks can be used for a…
FoodParhain
April 6, 2020

An Ammi and An Ammipreneur – The Face Behind Cooking101

Sidra is one of the chefs behind Cooking101. She and her partner Ayesha have been running Cooking101 for last 5 years and over the years…
ParhainWorking ammi
April 6, 2020

Maham Shares Her Journey Of Being A Baker Ammi

Maham Moiz Rana, Ammi to a cute little munchkin, talks to Scaryammi about her journey as a chef. Her brand Coco Cheri has created waves…
FeaturedHealthParhain
April 3, 2020

Autism Produces Beautiful Souls

Autism is a developmental disorder in which children face problems interacting and communicating socially. They also show restricted and repetitive behaviours. The clear signs of…
Food
April 3, 2020

Chicken Khow Suey with Muneeze Khalid

Originally from Burma, Chicken Khow Suey or Khao Suey is a popular dish among the Memon & Gujrati community of Pakistan. It comprises of noodles…
Food
April 3, 2020

Delicious Tiramisu recipe by Muneeze Khalid

Traditionally served in the afternoon as a "boost", tiramisu contains caffeine in a creamy mixture served in layers. Tiramisu can be complex (featuring layering of…
Food
April 2, 2020

This recipe of Strawberry Eton Mess is by Maham Rana of CocoCherry

This recipe of Strawberry Eton Mess is by Maham Rana who runs her own bakery on Instagram by the name of Cococherry. Her dessert styles…
Birthdays/ DIYKidsKids
April 1, 2020

5 Ways to survive quarantine with your kids

NIDO E-book activities  You can download for your kids.  As the schools close, parents are suddenly faced with the challenge of keeping their children occupied…
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April 1, 2020

3 Best Apps To Teach Your Children English

Learning things that kids understand with little to no effort is always motivating for them. Things that take up time and demand them to put…
examsKidsParhain
April 1, 2020

Update On The CAIEs of May/June 2020 Session

The matter of CAIE of session May/June 2020 has been quite uncertain till yet. Some say the exams will take place with a lot of…
CoronavirusKidsParhain
March 31, 2020

4 Skills To Introduce Your Kids To

Your days may end up looking more or less the same every day. Same faces all day, same online meeting and more or less the…
booksKidsParhain
March 31, 2020

3 Free Apps To Make Maths Fun

With all the schools shifted to online classes and all those parks not functional due to the coronavirus lockdown, your children will end up with…
virusCoronavirusHealthParhain
March 31, 2020

How To Talk To Your Kids About Coronavirus

As everything on the news and TV is all about coronavirus these days, all of this can be quite overwhelming for your children. At times…
baby and cakeBirthdays/ DIYCoronavirusParhain
March 31, 2020

Celebrations During The Lockdown

Sanah Ahmed shares her experience of celebrating her children's birthdays during the lockdown. It was my baby's 1st birthday on the 28 (MashaAllah 💖). Let…
CoronavirusKids
March 30, 2020

We sat down with Education Minister Murad Raas in his office for an hour to get some answers we all want.

A historical dialogue with a sitting minister of Pakistan regarding the potential plans for our kids’ education and the planned strategies. Not a lot (read…
pregnantCoronavirusHealthParhain
March 30, 2020

Pregnancy And COVID-19

Living in these times is not an easy job. For some people, it is even more difficult than others. This situation of the pandemic has…
beauty productsBeautyParhain
March 30, 2020

Kickstart Your Beauty Routine With These 3 Steps

Your skin demands time and there is not a lot that you have to do in order to see the results. Daily meetings, picking kids…
HealthLifestyleParhain
March 30, 2020

Mental Health Issues Explained

If I am suffering emotionally. Where do I go to start getting relief? Anyone and almost everyone suffers emotionally. We find the solace with out…
BeautyWorking ammi
March 30, 2020

WHIZ TALKS: PRACTICING DERMATOLOGIST AND LASER EXPERT DR. AFSHAN SIDDIQUI

We met with the ever so graceful charming Dr. Afshan to know all about the products that make a differnece to our skin with long…
Ammi storiesCoronavirus
March 27, 2020

What’s happening in Italy?

An ongoing worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease also known as Covid-19 has taken over and instilled fear in every person on the planet. Most of the countries are…
FoodWorking ammi
March 27, 2020

Talking to Myne Butt a dessert aficionado.

A tête-à-tête with Myne Butt the famous dessert connoisseur who started off her dessert business as a hobby, look where she is now! How long…
FoodWhip it Up Weekends
March 26, 2020

Who’s up for yummy nutty mocha jars?

Nutty Mocha Dessert Jars To me, all things sweet are one of the many quintessential aspects of what make life stellar.  They are one of…
KidsParhain
March 26, 2020

Are Your Kids Bored? Here Is What We Have For You!

Keeping the kids at home may become pretty hard nowadays because these aren’t your regular holiday. They cannot go out to play or meet with…
CoronavirusKidsLifestyleWorking ammi
March 25, 2020

A day in my life in isolation!

A day in my life in lockdown Keeping in mind how we are in such grave danger and how Pakistan is being effecting by this…
CoronavirusWorking ammi
March 25, 2020

Why did they arrest Maria B’s husband?

The whole truth behind Maria B and her covid-19 positive chef. You might have heard about this or probably missed it due to the relentless…
kidsCoronavirusKidsParhain
March 25, 2020

Are Your Kids Productive In The Lockdown?

It can be quite challenging entertaining kids at home, especially nowadays when going outside is limited.    As an early childhood educator, we know that sometimes allowing…
studyingCoronavirusKidsParhain
March 24, 2020

The Plight Of O/A Level Students

Cancellation of exams is something almost every student dreams about at one point or another. But this virus has given a horrific twist to everything…
coronavirusCoronavirusParhainWorking ammi
March 24, 2020

A Doctor’s Tale Of Fighting COVID-19

Risking their lives everyday, doctors are the real heros fighting at the frontlines. Read how this mother leaves her infant at home everyday to help…
CoronavirusStay at home ammi
March 20, 2020

What is it like to be on the other side of Covid-19?

The story of Dania Ali has made the headlines this past week. A young student from the UK, Dania has unfortunately been in the news…
CoronavirusStay at home ammiStorytelling
March 20, 2020

Covid 19- My Test Experience

A Scaryammi intern shares her experience of being tested for Covid-19. As the panic takes over Pakistan due to coronavirus everyone is at the edge…
CoronavirusHealthParhainStay at home ammi
March 18, 2020

Best fitness regime to follow at home during this isolation.

What better way to start the day with some exercise that’s super easy and convenient especially after the lockdown and the Covid-19 isolation process. Waking…
diyBirthdays/ DIYCoronavirusParhain
March 17, 2020

3 Most Simple DIYs For These Holidays

I might be stuck at home at the moment given the current COVID-19 situation but I like to turning things into a little something creative.…
writeCoronavirusLifestyleParhain
March 17, 2020

5 Ways To Make These Holidays Productive

This pandemic is wild as ever and with all the restrictions the government has imposed on us (for our betterment, obviously) we have nowhere but…
CoronavirusHealthKidsParhain
March 17, 2020

Bonding with your kids while in Coronavirus isolation

Bonding with your kids while in Coronavirus isolation. Use this time in isolation to get closer to your kids and really get to know them.…
CoronavirusHealthParhainPregnant Ammi
March 17, 2020

What Pregnant Ammis Need To Know About Coronavirus

This plague is creating panic and freaking people out all over the world and now its reached Pakistan.  And we are trying to cope with…
netflixCoronavirusLifestyleParhain
March 17, 2020

5 TV Shows To Watch During The Holidays

The Coronavirus has lead us all to stay indoors with close to no good activity for anyone of us (except for the introverts who have…
Beauty and HealthCoronavirus
March 17, 2020

Gyms during Covid 19

As the number of coronavirus patients increases in Pakistan. The government has taken precautionary measures to ensure the safety of the people and the country.…
Beauty and HealthHealthParhainUncategorized
March 17, 2020

What is oestrogen and how does it matter to us women?

Bodies can be unpredictable, and we may not even comprehend how imbalanced hormones can impact our wellbeing. Since estrogen particularly can affect so many aspects…
Food
March 16, 2020

Muneeze Khalid Interview

How long have you been cooking for? The first time I baked my first batch of cupcakes I was just 7 years old. However I’ve…
tea tree oilBeautyParhain
March 16, 2020

Tried And Tested Benefits Of The Tea Tree Oil

I have always been hearing about the benefits of tea tree oil and how it has been used in medicines since ancient times. Be it…
COVID-19CoronavirusHealthParhain
March 16, 2020

COVID-19 – A Horror Movie?

Can 2020 get any horrific? Setting aside the rest of the disasters the world has faced in a matter of three months, the corona threat…
CoronavirusHealthParhain
March 16, 2020

All you need to know about CORONAVIRUS and know what to do.

The disease has now hit all global regions, shredding up sporting and cultural calendars, causing fear in stock markets and companies — particularly airlines —…
glass of waterCoronavirusHealthParhain
March 12, 2020

5 Ways How Warm Water Can Be Beneficial

Eating healthy these days is as hard as it has always been. But with the threat of coronavirus dangling on our heads, our immune system…
CoronavirusHealthLifestyleParhainSchooling
March 12, 2020

Pakistan’s measures for Covid-19 in schools and workplaces

Coronavirus has taken the world by storm. Starting in Wuhan, China it has infected over 100,000 people and resulted in 4000 deaths so far. Precautionary…
Inspiring ammiParhain
March 12, 2020

Sadiqah Ahmed, A victim of postpartum depression

My name is Siddiqah Ahmad. After being married to Naseer, my husband for a year. We decided its time to have a kid together and…
HealthParhainUncategorized
March 11, 2020

UTI( urinary tract infections). What you must know.

We need awareness of all sorts in Pakistan and we usually make it a point to not make a big deal about small discomforts and…
PsychologistHealthParhain
March 11, 2020

Nadiya Abbas – A Psychotherapist – Explains The Effects Of Harassment

Nadiya Abbas is a practising psychotherapist with Therapy Works, an organisation affiliated with CPCAB UK. She works with clients facing anxiety, depression, pressure among other…
Beauty and HealthDaikhainLifestyle
March 11, 2020

Makeup under 5000? Check out these salons

With weddings happening around the calendar, every Ammi is looking for a bargain. Every woman needs to look good at weddings, engagements and mehndi's but…
Inspiring ammiParhainStorytelling
March 10, 2020

Hiba Zaman- A mother and a survivor of Postpartum depression

My name is Hiba. I’m a mother of 2 beautiful boys and 3 angel babies in heaven. I’m residing in Australia as I moved here…
girl sleepingHealthParhain
March 10, 2020

6 Reasons Why A Proper Sleep Pattern Is Absolutely Essential

Have you been getting enough sleep lately? (LOL who are we kidding?) If not (obviously, no!), it is about time you get back on track…
Inspiring ammiStorytelling
March 10, 2020

Maria Afsheen: A super mom dealing with postpartum depression

My name is Maria Afsheen I am a single mother taking care of my only son. During my life, I have suffered a lot. I…
Inspiring ammiParhain
March 10, 2020

How A Woman Goes Through Hell And Still Survives.

Here is the story of a brave soul and an even braver Ammi: Qudsia Munir She tells us how she went through depression and how…
Inspiring ammiParhainStorytelling
March 10, 2020

Myda Bilal- Survivor of postpartum depression

I had a miscarriage before this time when we talked about depression, fears, anxiety and the constant pressure from society especially my mother in law…
BeautyBeauty and HealthParhainUncategorized
March 10, 2020

5 banana beauty hacks you will love !

Beauty hacks with bananas you never knew existed! Bananas are truly awesome to treat any skin and hair problems. This delicious fruit has so many incredible…
depressionHealthParhain
March 10, 2020

What Happens In PPD?

Huma Aslam - a psychiatrist - talked about Postpartum depression and explained what really happens to ammis going through it. “It is a common disorder…
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March 10, 2020

Have You Ever Heard Of Parental Stress?

Ammis in our society are handed with so many responsibilities to handle all at once. Parenting being one of the most important ones among them…
cerealHealthParhain
March 10, 2020

5 Reasons to Stop Skipping Breakfast

In our lives today, it is almost impossible to fix ourselves up with a perfect breakfast every day (except obviously if you are a routine-oriented…
Inspiring ammi
March 9, 2020

A real-life account of what post-partum depression does

I wasn't prepared for a second pregnancy at all. Keyaan was only 6 months old and I just started weaning him, giving my poor breasts…
Inspiring ammi
March 9, 2020

I battled Post Partum! What’s your story?

Post Partum is a period in one’s life that begins immediately after the birth of a child as the mother’s body returns to its non…
KidsKidsParhainUncategorized
March 9, 2020

Let your kids binge watch these cartoons.

Do you Ammis binge watch Netflix? I do!  And the way technology has taken over everything I’m afraid my kids will too. I’m sure most…
Inspiring ammi
March 8, 2020

View the march through photographer Aleena Naqvi’s lens

Aleena Naqvi's stunning photographs bring the Aurat March in Lahore to life. For those of you couldn't make it, the Aurat March took place in…
Inspiring ammi
March 8, 2020

Aurat Day 2020 brings back harrowing memories

40-years-old Saira Ajaz, the Ammipreneur behind Craftylocks, writes a heartfelt and poignant piece on how one incident made her realize how important it is to…
Inspiring ammi
March 8, 2020

Aurat March 2020, A Rickshaw ride and loads of selfies

Why I marched? The discussion began at Muhammadi Nihari, where NK wanted to go for his pre-departure from Pakistan meal. He always craves Pakistani nashta…
Inspiring ammiParhain
March 4, 2020

Why Will I March- By Maira Rana

#auratmarch   To the sister who is not allowed to touch her favorite boti in the saalan because it was for Bhai.   I will…
Ammi storiesParentingParhain
March 3, 2020

A Baby Born On A Quiet Road in London 

Born On A Quiet Road in London at 2.07am Sehrish had spent most of her pregnancy in London, the city she had been living in…
HealthParhain
March 3, 2020

10 Ways To Stay Healthy by Fitness Trainer Amna Nomani

For fitness trainer Amna Nomani, staying healthy and fit wasn't always easy. She used to be overweight and unhealthy until one day she decided enough…
Inspiring ammiParhain
March 2, 2020

A Day In A Life Of Original Scary Ammi

The Original Scaryammi does a recount of how insane Saturday 29th February ended up being for her and how she juggled being an Ammi with being the…
Army Museum LahoreParhainTravel
March 2, 2020

A Trip To The Army Museum, Lahore.

Every Sunday we plan on taking the kids to someplace they would enjoy and have an enlightening experience as well. So, this weekend we took…
Amna KardarAmmi storiesInspiring ammiParhainWorking ammi
March 2, 2020

Three Careers, Half a life-time, One Ammi: Amna Kardar continues to amaze and startle

Scaryammi sits down with Amna Kardar to discuss her evolution from fashion designer to TV host to makeup artist. How does one Ammi wear so…
ZahraBeautyParhain
February 29, 2020

From almost 100 kgs to becoming svelte

Nazahat ul Zahra Gillani endured almost everything a girl her age goes through when she does not fit the standards of beauty our society has…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 27, 2020

A Journey Down From 100 kgs

Miniature artist and a self-taught makeup artist, mother of three and a fit Ami Beenish Usman shared her interesting story of dealing with overweight and…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 26, 2020

Moti Wali Mariam Is A Fit Ammi Now

  The lady that was recognized as “Moti Wali Maryam” is now a fit ammi. Dr Maryam Asif is a gynaecologist by profession but now…
HealthParhain
February 25, 2020

10 Ways To Prevent Bloating

Bloating doesn’t always happen for a reason, and you can easily avoid it by following some easy practices, such as not eating an excessive amount…
Ammi storiesParhainWorking ammi
February 25, 2020

Inspiring Stories With Rasham – Founder of MadHatter’s Fun City

Rasham is a 32-year-old mother to a beautiful daughter and also the founder of MadHatter’s. She is a teacher by profession and is now running…
Inspiring ammiLifestyleParhain
February 24, 2020

Saira Shahroz – ScaryAmmi’s Favorite Celebrity Of The Week

Syra Shahroz #Sairoz is ScaryAmmi’s favorite celebrity of the week! Her fitness and glamour have made her highly appreciated by all the ScaryAmmis around the…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 24, 2020

Fit Ammi = Fit Family

A fitness trainer, fitness nutritionist, mother of three, and a fit Ammi Zainab talks about her fitness in her interview with ScaryAmmi. Since she is…
Ammi storiesParhainPregnant Ammi
February 24, 2020

Preparing For A Baby Girl

Ayesha Nasir sat down with Sabah Khurshid, ammi to 7-years-old Sherdil, to learn how the soon-to-be Ammi to two is preparing for this new chapter.…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 22, 2020

Ex Pakistani journalist/bloggers Journey Of Perseverance

Aimen Tahir is an ex Pakistani journalist/blogger, feminist, animal lover, now living in Australia talks about her weight loss journey. Her inspirational conversation with ScaryAmmi…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 22, 2020

Inspirational Story Of A Work-From-Home Mom!

Naila Wajahat is a work from home mom who delivers baked food items to the doorstep and also works as a matchmaker. She was born,…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 21, 2020

Sumbal Jawaid’s Weight Loss Journey

Sumbal, a mother of one shared her story of losing approximately 30 KG in 6 months.  Actually, my story is really very different. Six months…
ParhainWorking ammi
February 20, 2020

5 Challenges Faced By Working Women In Pakistan

It is a known fact that working women don't work from 9a.m to 5p.m a day, they work 9 from the morning to 12 in…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 20, 2020

The long Stressful Weight Loss Journey

You know those people around you who are pessimistic and keep saying nothing will work out when you start something new? Yes, Fatima had tons…
LifestyleParhainTravel
February 19, 2020

Don’t Force Your Toddler To Play

Ammi of two, Yabinda Iftikhar Khan shares insights into how sometimes an Ammi needs to take a step back and let their kids be. A…
LifestyleParhain
February 19, 2020

A Rendezvous With Ali Tariq From Umbrellaonline.pk

Ali Tariq is an entrepreneur who co-founded the company umbrellaonline.pk with his friend. Umbrella aim's at providing the best and reliable help for your daily…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 17, 2020

Saima Ashraf, a Single Ammi Of Two, A Co-ordinator, And Above All, A SURVIVOR!

ScaryAmmi worked very hard to find this inspirational AMMI who is nothing but an inspiration and hope for every struggling ammi out there. Saima Ashraf…
ParhainStay at home ammi
February 14, 2020

Things To Do When Your Kids Are Asleep.

  Motherhood is an everlasting journey that is full of excitement and fun but maybe sometimes you just forgot yourself. This is not a bad…
Kids
February 14, 2020

Fun Indoor Games To Play With Kids!

  There is nothing like a good indoor game to bring the whole family together and spend some quality time. You need to organize some…
Inspiring ammiParhainSingle ammi
February 14, 2020

Inspiring Stories With Symah Nazir!

Symah Nazir is an educationist and a public speaker by profession and an Ammi of 10 years old son. She believes that there is always…
Ammi storiesInspiring ammiParhainSingle ammiWorking ammi
February 14, 2020

Inspiring Stories With Tabish Rehman

Tabish Rehman is a widow and a mother of 4 years old. Her journey as a single parent started after the death of her husband…
ParentingParhain
February 13, 2020

Best Parenting Tips

  Parenting is not a skill-course thing that you take special classes to become a very good parent. It is not an art or a…
Single ammi
February 12, 2020

6 Rules For Helping Your Kids Deal With Divorce.

  Our life is full of ups and downs and as a mother, we are ready to face everything at our end, but when it…
HomeschoolingInspiring ammiParentingParhainSchooling
February 8, 2020

Homeschooling Stories With Faiza Khurram.

. Faiza Khurram is a homeschooling mother of two children. she explains why she started the homeschooling of her children and what issues she has…
Ammi storiesPregnant Ammi
January 31, 2020

Pregnancy Stories With Kunza

This mother shares with us the journey of how she made it through the nine months of pregnancy. Read to get inspired.
Ammi storiesBreastfeedingPregnant Ammi
January 31, 2020

Breastfeeding Stories With Kunza

Pregnancy ends with handing mothers over with new responsibilities. Breastfeeding is just one of those and mothers handle it beautifully.
KidsParentingParhain
January 27, 2020

How To Keep Your Kids Busy?

Keeping kids busy is an important task especially when kids are on vacation so that they never lose interest in a busy routine. When you…
KidsParentingParhain
January 27, 2020

How To Make Your Kid Talk More?

Do you ever feel that your kid is holding a lot of things in him/her that they want to share but does not find the…
Inspiring ammiParhain
January 27, 2020

10 Ways To Inspire Ourselves!

We are living in an era where it is very important to impress people around you to be a part of our social circle. But…
Ammi storiesInspiring ammiParhain
January 27, 2020

Inspiring Stories With Shaila

Getting married off at a young age is never easy and requires struggles. But, this mother turned it into something extraordinary.
HomeschoolingParentingParhainSchooling
January 27, 2020

Mishel Fahad Talks About Homeschooling

Mishel Fahad doesn't just advocate for home-schooling because it's trendy or cool or cheaper than sending them to a mainstream school. She doesn't do it…
HomeschoolingParentingParhainSchoolingTypes of school systems
January 23, 2020

Homeschooling Stories With Mishel Fahad

How does our society react to the concept of homeschooling children? Mishel Fahad talks about her own firsthand experience with it.
Ammi storiesBreastfeedingPregnant Ammi
January 22, 2020

Breastfeeding Stories With Gulnaz

Breastfeeding Stories With Gulnaz 1) How do you feel about breastfeeding? Breastfeeding brought that connection, built a strong bond with my daughter which nothing else…
Birthdays/ DIY
January 22, 2020

DIY – Science Birthday Party by Rani

Talent is just another thing moms are full of. This birthday bash screamed creativity and we want to show you just how amazing it was.
Ammi storiesPregnant Ammi
January 22, 2020

Pregnancy Stories With Inbisat

Pregnancy is a different experience for every woman and every one of it is inspiring it its own way. Inbisat explains how she dealt with…
Ammi storiesBreastfeedingPregnant Ammi
January 22, 2020

Breastfeeding Stories With Momina

Breastfeeding Stories With Momina 1) How do you feel about breastfeeding? I love it and is one of the best parts of motherhood for me.…
Ammi storiesBreastfeedingPregnant Ammi
January 21, 2020

Breastfeeding Stories With Mehreen Shahrukh

Breastfeeding Stories With Mehreen Shahrukh 1) How do you feel about breastfeeding? Don’t even ask! At my time, there were no doctors to help me…
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January 21, 2020

Breastfeeding Stories With Farrah Shakeel

Breastfeeding Stories With Farrah Shakeel 1) How do you feel about breastfeeding? It is extremely important to me. The feeling of nourishing your child, the…
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January 21, 2020

Pregnancy Stories With Meshal Zeeshan

Pregnancy and miracles are often associated with each other. This mother explains her own version of it. And it is inspiring!
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January 21, 2020

Pregnancy Stories with Mahwish from Bump & Beyond

Mommy duties are not very easy, they demand time and full concentration. Read how Mahwish is handling motherhood and her business simultaneously.
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January 14, 2020

5 Things To Do With Your Kids Everyday – Ayesha Nasir

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rNFdvNnFD1A The Kangroo Mama shares 6 interesting things that parents can do in their busy routine. Let’s see what the things are as they can…
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January 14, 2020

I’m Not The ‘Fun Mom’ Who Plays With Her Kids

Tina Floersch/Unsplash I am not that mom who sits on the floor with you playing My Little Pony for hours. I am not the mom…
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January 2, 2020

I Don’t Hate Middle Age — And An IDGAF Attitude Isn’t The Only Reason

I turned 40 this year with a deliberate and utter lack of fanfare. I’m not sure what prevented me from attempting at least a small celebration. I…
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January 2, 2020

Tag, You’re It! Funholics

By Mehrunnisa Malik Despite facing criticism for her initial pitch Asma Chohan has gone on to become the successful CEO of Funholics. The company is…
FoodParhain
January 2, 2020

Reeham’s Cup Cakes

Reeham, a student of O level's is  running her own bakery in DHA, Lahore. She with full enthusiasm has recently started kids' cooking class where…
LifestyleParenting
September 8, 2019

Muharram And We

By Saima A. Shahzad With the beginning of new school sessions came new school resolutions and as an ammi, I was even more concious of…
KidsParenting
September 8, 2019

10 Books on My Reading List

Yesterday, I shared my list of the top 10 Netflix shows on my ‘watch-list.’ Today, it’s going to be about the top 10 books I…
Ammi stories
September 6, 2019

My Confessions while Trying to Conceive

By: An Anonymous Warrior Dear Sisters,  This is a letter of a confession. I love babies; I was only 18 when I developed this unexplainable…
LifestyleParenting
September 6, 2019

10 Netflix Shows I Plan to Watch

The Netflix fever is only growing stronger with time. The one thing most mommies are guilty of nowadays is binge watching Netflix shows as soon…
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September 2, 2019

Back To School Breakfast

First ever Mingle and Learn event More than 50 Scaryammi members gathered over breakfast at Cafe Ganache. They enjoyed an assortment of traditional and English…
LifestyleParenting
August 24, 2019

5 Reasons Mommies Must Exercise Regularly

By Sharoon Yasir A sedentary lifestyle is unhealthy to its core. Yes, there are days when you don’t feel like moving around much and when…
LifestyleParenting
August 11, 2019

HAJJ – A SOULFUL EXPERIENCE

By Saima A. Shahzad Why Hajj, What is its purpose in this day and age, Why this international convention of gathering people from all around…
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July 31, 2019

Interview with Ammi-Preneur Sana Waqas

Ammi-preneur Sana Waqas talks to Scaryammi about her journey from being a corporate woman to moving into entrepreneurship. What challenges does being an Ammi-preneur? How…
LifestyleParenting
July 27, 2019

Summer Holidays don’t have to be a nightmare for the Ammi

By Sana Humayun ‘Art has the role in education of helping children become like them selves instead of more like everyone else’ Sydney Gurewitz Clemes.…
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July 27, 2019

In conversation with ammi-preneur Maheen Qaiser

" I enjoy the flexibility of being a mompreneur " Scaryammi talks to Maheen Qaiser, one part owner of Beri and Coral, a high-end, exquisite…
KidsParenting
July 22, 2019

Games from My Childhood

By Tooba Sohail & Sharoon Yasir The world has advanced drastically and things are definitely not how they were two to three decades from now.…
LifestyleParenting
July 19, 2019

Sonmiani Beach by Fatima Fawad

Scaryammi Fatima Fawad describes a recent trip she took to a lesser-known part of Pakistan where they had a memorable time. Read on to learn…
KidsParenting
July 19, 2019

Making Jumma exciting for children!

Scaryammi Team Jummah is not an ordinary day for Muslims as they consider Salat-al-Jummah or Namaz Jummah a great way to connect with Allah. Preparing…
HealthParenting
July 18, 2019

Living with Lupus Part 3

In this 6 part series, Fiza Khuhro shares what it's like to live with Lupus. She shares the reality of living with this disease while…
ParentingWorking ammi
July 17, 2019

Turning Her Passion of Khussas into a Business

By Ayesha Nasir Scaryammi interviews Rohafa Wahab, an entrepreneur and ammi who has started creating waves with her unique and exciting khussa designs. What inspired…
HealthParenting
July 17, 2019

Living with Lupus – Part Two

In part two of her series of articles on living with Lupus, lawyer-turned home maker Fiza Khuhro narrates the story of how she felt making…
HealthParenting
July 16, 2019

Living with Lupus

By Fiza Khuhro My journey with Lupus started long ago. Way before i had become a mom, a wife. In 2010, I started feeling an…
ParentingWorking ammi
July 12, 2019

Scaryammi Interviews a Very Fit Ammi – Wardah K. Emaan

In our extremely hectic lives, many of us especially all the ammis ignore their health and fitness. We keep moving from one task to another…
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July 11, 2019

Spiritual and Physical Preparation for Hajj

By Saima Asghar Prophet Muhammad ﷺ advised us to do a Hajj which is ‘Mabroor’. Mabroor Hajj is the one which is full of virtues…
LifestyleParenting
July 11, 2019

Camper Ammi

By Maham Akmal Maham Akmal Haq takes us along on a camping trip she took with her parents, husband and toddler son. The entire family…
ParentingWorking ammi
July 10, 2019

The Success Story of Jia from Party Poppers

Only few mothers become able to become entrepreneurs and run their own business. Jia is such an extraordinary woman who is running Party Poppers, a…
KidsParenting
July 10, 2019

Raising Readers – Coolest Summer Reads for Middle School Kids

By Sana Waqar Around the age of 10, most kids have already slotted themselves as either readers or non readers. When students of this age…
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July 9, 2019

Carpenter Ammi

By Ayesha Nasir  I miss going out into the field, doing interviews, making notes and asking questions. In journalism we refer to it as burning…
KidsParenting
July 8, 2019

Raising Readers: The Ultimate Reads for 7 -10 year olds!

By: Sana Waqar A child's firsts in life are just so special for every mother. Be it your child's first steps, their first words or…
KidsParenting
July 7, 2019

Raising Readers: The perfect reads for your Preschooler

By: Sana Waqar As your child transitions from a toddler into a pre-schooler, you notice their imaginative abilities skyrocketing! Your child really enjoys role playing…
KidsParenting
July 6, 2019

Raising Readers: Booklists for your toddler

By: Sana Waqar Toddlers can be tricky business. How do you know what excites them enough to grab their attention?You find yourself buying the busiest…
KidsParenting
July 4, 2019

Raising Readers: Reading to your Toddler

By: Sana Waqar Writer Ammi Sana Waqar explains how to develop a love of reading in children from the very start. Reading to young kids…
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July 4, 2019

Cranberry Quinoa Salad

Medicinally researched and proved effects of cranberries are surprising as they contain a huge number of benefits for health one cannot imagine. The antioxidants and…
KidsParenting
July 4, 2019

Raising Readers: The Ultimate Summertime Indulgence

By Sana Waqar Parenting comes with its share of challenges and for most parents, the mother of all challenges, is the annual summer break. When…
KidsParenting
July 1, 2019

Book review: Our Superhero, Edhi Baba

By: Sana Waqar "A true hero isn't measured by the size of his strength, but by the size of his heart." -Zeus, Hercules Illustrator and…
LifestyleParenting
July 1, 2019

Essential Things You Should Pack for Performing Hajj

By: Norin Surfaraz Hajj is one of the essential religious practice that Muslims perform. For all ladies who are performing Hajj this year. All who…
KidsParenting
June 29, 2019

Raising Sons For a Brighter Tomorrow

By: Havovie Bomanji A radically unconventional Mama who isn’t afraid to push boundaries, break outdated paradigms and speak up about the controversies and taboos that…
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June 29, 2019

Secrets You Should Know About Applying Fake Eye Lashes

By: Staff Writer It will be hard to find a woman who is fully satisfied with the way she looks. If it isn't our eyebrows…
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June 28, 2019

Detox Diet for Beautiful and Healthy Skin

Advertisement and consumer industries have created enough illusion about perfect body and image in our minds. Whenever, we think about beauty, we only see the…
FoodParenting
June 28, 2019

Tropical Fruit Salad

By: Staff Writer It's summer time which means it's super hot! For most ammis, this means that the kitchen becomes almost unbearable. The heat coupled…
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June 27, 2019

Understand Exfoliate Skin Before You Regret

By: Staff Writer All the busy working mothers hardly find time to care care of their skin on a daily basis, so weekend is the…
ParentingWorking ammi
June 27, 2019

Scaryammi Interviews Taha The Sketching Prodigy

Scaryammi Interviews a Talented, Young Sketch Artist At Scaryammi, we highly value and appreciate talent especially if it is found in a young, rising star.…
LifestyleParenting
June 26, 2019

Scaryammi’s Top Tips For Public Speaking

Hello everyone! We all know that public speak can be daunting for most of us. Stage fright, performance anxiety and so many phobias are linked to…
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June 26, 2019

Lemon Coconut Muffins

By: Staff Writer Coconut is a true super food! It's rich in healthy saturated fats that provide the body with an amazing burst of energy.…
KidsParenting
June 25, 2019

How I Keep My Child Busy During Summer Vacations

With summer vacations in full swing, my workload has increased as now I have the added duty to keep my son entertained from the time…
FoodFoodLifestyleParenting
June 25, 2019

Snacks Under 10 Minutes for Your Hungry Monster

Eating a big, full meal in this scorching heat seems quite a daunting task to many of us, at least it is for me and…
LifestyleParenting
June 25, 2019

Fighting Obstacles Like a Pro as a Single Mom

‘You never know how strong you are unless being strong is the only choice you have.’- Anonymous I came across this quote some time back…
LifestyleParenting
June 24, 2019

Not A Bechari

By Ramla Baig There are two ways in which I can tell you my story. I could give you the rants of a pessimist woman,…
HealthParenting
June 24, 2019

The Super Chia Seeds

Did you know that chia seeds are the latest buzz word when it comes to eating right? From actresses to models, bloggers to socialites the…
KidsParenting
June 22, 2019

10 Tips to Handle Picky Eaters 

“I don’t want to eat  this boring pasta Mama, give me Coca-Cola and Lays, I am too hungry.” Your baby shouts and does not allow you…
LifestyleParenting
June 21, 2019

Scaryammi Remembers Benazir Bhutto on Her Birthday

Today, 21st June marks the 66th birthday of Benazir Bhutto, the renowned leader of Pakistan’s People’s Party (PPP) and the first ever female Prime Minister of the…
ParentingWorking ammi
June 20, 2019

Interview with Yasmin Butt about Benefits of Laughter Therapy for Mothers

A young and enthusiastic psychiatrist named Yasmin Butt organizes laughter therapy every month for different age groups. When a person enters the laughter therapy room,…
HealthParenting
June 20, 2019

Tips by Dr. Shella to Lose Weight by Little Effort

Excessive weight is always a problem for everyone as it creates body shame and increase the risk of different diseases. There is no doubt that losing weight is a…
LifestyleParenting
June 19, 2019

Gaining strength from tragedy

I have lived quite a comfortable life since my childhood and everything was going by smoothly till the end of 2018. Never in my life…
LifestyleParenting
June 19, 2019

When the going gets tough, the tough gets to work

From a young age, I had this dream to do something big, meaningful and impactful. Standing where I am in life right now and sharing…
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June 19, 2019

Sketching and Drawing 101

In our effort to help ammis who are not enrolling their kids in any summer camp, Scaryammi is arranging a series of activities for kids…
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June 19, 2019

Bake for A Cause by Reeham

On 15th June, 2019, a young chef studying at Learning Alliance held a baking session for kids. Bake for a cause, a baking session that was…
KidsParenting
June 17, 2019

Raising Daughters For A Better Tomorrow

By: Havovie Bomanji “ A daughter is a rainbow- a curve of light through scattered mist that lifts the spirit with her prismatic presence”.....Ellen Hopkins.…
LifestyleParenting
June 15, 2019

Journey of a Thousand Miles

       Born into a decent educated family, social     barriers were alien to me. This is the rosy world,      …
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June 15, 2019

Pineapple Popsicles

You don’t always have to wait for the ice cream vendor or head out to the store in scorching heat to treat yourself to an…
Ammi stories
June 14, 2019

The Story Behind Run Mureed Hotel Multan

Multan is a dense populated city and famous for the historical places located inside the city. However, recently people throughout Pakistan started paying a lot…
LifestyleParenting
June 10, 2019

5 Exciting Places to Visit in Summer Vacations

The undeniably hot season of June and July calls out for an escape from the city. Lahore, Karachi and other cities are burning with temperatures…
FoodFoodLifestyleParenting
May 31, 2019

Eid Breakfast Menu 

From holding prayers to giving charity, the month of Ramadan is saying bye to everyone as it’s time to celebrate Eid.  The morning of Eid will…
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May 30, 2019

Appetizing Eid Cakes to Buy on Eid-Ul-Fitr

Gratitude, fun, taste all come together and make Eid more joyous. Scaryammi wishes you Eid Mubarak in advance with another surprise of bringing updates about…
LifestyleParenting
May 30, 2019

5 Places to Visit During Eid Holidays

Everyone is excited about Eid. Aren’t you? People have made plans to organize parties, watch their favorite movies and eat delicious food. Many have also…
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May 29, 2019

5 Styles of Parenting with Ayesha Nasir

Ayesha Nasir talks about the 5 common parenting styles that affect children. Learning about the styles is important, as we can understand them, relate and…
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May 29, 2019

China Grass Dessert

Simple and delicious, it's all we can say about China grass dessert that does not require a lot of ingredients. Recipe by Zainab Khanai Ingredients …
KidsParenting
May 27, 2019

Top 10 Books for Kids Aged Between 5 and 7 Years

‘The more you read, the more you know. The more you know, the more places you go.’- Dr. Seuss The quote above holds a lot…
KidsParenting
May 27, 2019

Exquisite Eid Kurta Shalwar for Little Boys

Searching the outfits of boys is more difficult than finding the outfits of girls as mots of the designers focus on girls' clothing. However, the…
LifestyleParenting
May 24, 2019

A Corner Of Joy

If someone would ask me, "what days you miss the most from your childhood?" I would say that the sweet memories of childhood related to…
KidsParenting
May 23, 2019

Stunning little girl Eid joras under Rs. 5,000

Knowing how busy all our favourite moms are with Ramadan and exams, not to forget the never-ending cycle of Daura-e-Qurans and Taraweehs, Scaryammi decided to…
ParentingSingle ammi
May 23, 2019

Making Lemonade As A Single Mom

I don’t know if there are any Modern Family fans (a show by ABC.com) here, but I sure was a fan when I was single.…
LifestyleParenting
May 22, 2019

Most Innovative EIDI Ideas

The devil is in the details! The days have gone when basic Eid Mubarak cakes were gifted to friends and relatives and Eidi was just…
LifestyleParenting
May 22, 2019

My Mummy Set A New Normal

My mother has always been breaking the norms. Whether it was choosing to marry in a civilian home after coming from a strict disciplinarian army…
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May 21, 2019

Food Enthusiast Sarah Khalid’s Sehri Ideas

Sarah Khalid is a food enthusiast with a twist. Over years, she has realized that healthy eating is actually the best possible medicine for any…
FoodFoodLifestyleParenting
May 21, 2019

Refreshing Mango and Peach Smoothie

By Sharoon Yasir When it’s too hot and you want something refreshing and energizing mango and peach smoothie, this is the drink to make. Ingredients…
FoodParenting
May 19, 2019

Tips For Eating a Healthy Iftari

Again, eating right and healthy in Ramadan must be our priority. Being mothers, we must take care of our choice of food items and others'…
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May 19, 2019

How To Make A Summer Fresh Fruity Drink

In the month of Ramadan, especially when Ramadan hits us in the summer months, we are constantly on the hunt for refreshing and nutritious drinks.…
FoodParenting
May 18, 2019

Yummiest, tangiest buttermilk chicken fingers

The list of easy and healthy recipes goes on with another delicious Buttermilk chicken fingers recipe that you can spice up with your favorite seasoning…
LifestyleParenting
May 18, 2019

Ramadan Corner with Kids

By Sharmeen In Ramadan we mothers try and find creative ways to make our kid’s Ramadan experience meaningful  and worthwhile. We try and get them…
FoodParenting
May 18, 2019

Yummy Apple Nachos

This is a simple, easy-to-do recipe which makes a wonderful yummy apple nachos summer snack for kids. Also, this is something 10 year old who…
FoodParenting
May 17, 2019

TOP 10 Iftari Deals in Lahore

In the blessed month of Ramadan, we must eat out with our families and friends for creating a loving and positive vibe all around us.…
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May 17, 2019

Simplest and Yummiest Spaghetti Balls

It is true that during the hectic schedules of busy, it is difficult to find out time for your family and household chores. However, when…
KidsParenting
May 15, 2019

Colour Recognition With Guided Play

We cannot deny the charm of colour as it is noticeable attribute of our beautiful world. It is essential for children to understand colours as…
LifestyleParenting
May 14, 2019

A meaningful corner for Ramadan

Mommy Samia Murad takes us through her stunning and heart-felt Ramadan corner which has been created with so much love and compassion. Truly a remarkable…
LifestyleParenting
May 14, 2019

Step by step easy guide for creating your own Miniature Garden

You can also call it Dish Garden, Fairy Garden or Container Gardening and create a garden, Jungle or a Beach etc in a small container.…
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May 14, 2019

Scrumptious Cheese pockets With a Twist

Children love eating snacks and they mostly go for artificial, flavored snacks that do not have enough nutritional value. In such a case, a responsible…
FoodFoodLifestyleParenting
May 14, 2019

Tips For Eating A Nutritious Sehri

During Ramadan, the greatest challenge we face is eating right. With a limited eating window and an above average activity level with taraweeh, Quran classes…
ParentingWorking ammi
May 13, 2019

A special corner in Mahwish’s house

Ramadan is regarded as the best month of the year so i wanted to make it more special by welcoming this holy month in a…
LifestyleParenting
May 10, 2019

Ayesha’s Ramadan Corner

I have never made a Ramadan corner before. I don't even know if Ramadan decors existed a few years back, but now my instagram has…
LifestyleParenting
May 10, 2019

How Well Do You Know Ramadan

The blessed month of Ramadan is here, so let’s check whether we know the basic knowledge about the month.
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May 9, 2019

Crispy Crunchy Kachori Recipe

The one commodity all moms are short off is TIME! Most ammis, especially those with small kids, will tell you they are always running short…
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May 7, 2019

Spinach Quiche Recipe

Celebrity chef Rabya Faysal, has a few tricks up her sleeve when it comes to iftari menus. Her ideas are innovative, exciting and truly scrumptious.…
LifestyleParenting
May 7, 2019

Letter for Ranya By Ayesha Nasir

Letter for Ranya for the #meriammi luncheon Dear Ranya I continue to look at you and marvel at how different you are from me. You…
Ammi stories
April 29, 2019

The pregnancy that was 13 years into the making

By: Bina Mustafa An expert in the field of development, Bina Mustafa writes about her struggle and journey to seeing a successful pregnancy to the…
Ammi stories
April 18, 2019

My Invincible Ammi

By: Mehreen Talha Someone asked me the other day who my role model was... I thought of constantly being at war with myself, of always…
HealthParentingPregnant Ammi
April 10, 2019

The Nightmare At The End

By: Cidra BilalI was seven months pregnant with my 3rd baby .I was  excited as well as exhausted at the same time. The pregnancy had…