Working ammi
November 28, 2020

Mauqa is the answer to my working Ammi dilemma

As a working mother, I have learned to compromise that my house will never be spick and span during the weekdays. But I use my…
Kids
November 13, 2020

Toys for boys

As an Ammi to 4 kids, all under the ages of 10 years and three of them super demanding boys, I am always looking for…
Kids
November 13, 2020

TOY ZONE FLASH SALE

As an aunt to numerous nieces (yes I am surrounded by babies), I am always on the hunt for birthdays. There is no end to…
Kids
November 11, 2020

TOY ZONE 11.11 SALE

You know I think this is probably my first ever blog on shopping for kids. Not surprising since I don’t have kids and no Ammi…
Kids
August 27, 2020

Body Parts

EID
August 6, 2020

5 Eid Cards for Bari Eid

What could be better than a 3D card, made from the simplest things? Some cotton, chart papers, and scissors. Here comes a 3D Eid Mubarak card.…
EID
August 5, 2020

Nayel’s First Eid

As soon as you expect. You start dreaming about all the events that you’ll be attending and enjoying with your little one. Be it any…
Parhain
July 30, 2020

Drive-Thru Graduation in times of COVID-19

What was your experience with Drive-Thru Graduation? The experience was great. In fact, to be honest we weren't expecting the kind of response and attention…
EID
July 29, 2020

10 Last Minute Eid Outfits To Save You

It’s that time of year again – Eid is just around the corner and we feel unprepared! If you’re like us and are rushing to…
EID
July 29, 2020

The Impact of Covid-19 on Eid-ul-Azha

Eid-Al-Adha is right around the corner. And once again this eid will be drastically impacted by COVID-19. As we all know, It’s a major Islamic…
EID
July 28, 2020

7 Dishes That Are Must On Eid-al-Adha

Whether you agree or not, Eid al Adha is all about food. It marks the beginning of barbecue sessions and overeating.  On one hand, the…
Parhain
July 28, 2020

Performing Eid Prayers at Home- The Global Pandemic

Yes! There’s going to be no Eid prayers in the mosques just like it was, a few months back. With the arrival of 2020’s Eid-ul-Adha…
Parhain
July 24, 2020

Types of People You Meet on Bakra Eid

Eid-ul-Azha is celebrated with great passion around the world. Muslims Celebrate this eid by fulfilling Sunnat e Ibrahim by sacrificing animals. If Eid ul Fitr…
Parhain
July 24, 2020

3 Desserts That Make Eid Special

It's almost Eid and how can we not talk about the desserts that make it all the more special?  Eid isn't exactly Eid unless the…
Parhain
July 21, 2020

Brands that saved mama Noor!

Becoming a COVID-19 Mommy was not less than a challenge. From the ever-extending lockdown fear to rushing towards the delivery date.  Things had been difficult and…
Parhain
July 21, 2020

Why Baba Time is Important For The Newborn?

New Babas love to cuddle the baby for as long as he is NOT crying. The baby started crying and here runs the Baba Bear.…
woman in stressParentingParhain
July 19, 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…
CoronavirusParhain
July 18, 2020

Do We Really Have To Socially Distance Ourselves Till 2022

Staying at home more often than ever has to have its negative impacts on our health, both physical and psychological. Most of us are not…
tea tree oilBeautyParhain
July 17, 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…
Parhain
July 16, 2020

COVID-19 patient denied plasma because he was Shia

In time as critical as now with the Coronavirus wreaking it’s havoc on our country and the world over, one would think examples of kindness…
BeautyBeauty and Health
July 15, 2020

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…
Parhain
July 15, 2020

Postpartum Care Kit: All The Essentials You’ll Need After Having a Baby

As a new mom, taking care of yourself means you are better equipped to look after others. Whether you are about to have your first…
Parhain
July 14, 2020

The Pandemic Blues – keep your mental health in check

Feeling a little under the weather in this pandemic is quite normal. Just keep in mind that everyone is in this together, you are not…
Parhain
July 13, 2020

Vaccify – Initiative for issuing digital vaccine certificates for COVID-19

Corona Virus has become a very alarming issue of the world. So many Experts and Scientist have been working for months to resolve this issue.…
baby nayelParhain
July 13, 2020

Baby Nayel’s first time ever in the pool!

Summer baby can be difficult to handle. The temperature variations and confusions are just too mind-boggling. Overwrapping and too cold to be good thingy just…
girl sleepingHealthParhain
July 12, 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…
skin whiteningParhain
July 11, 2020

Skin whitening endorsing companies have responded

We South Asians, as a society, suffer from a deep-rooted love for fair skin and have for decades, maintained to use all sorts of skin…
TurkishParhain
July 10, 2020

Esra Bilgiç’s Possible Collab With Peshawar Zalmi

After the arrival of Turkish drama, Ertugrul TV show in Pakistan, this drama and its leading stars have occupied a very significance and vital place…
Parhain
July 10, 2020

Human Rights Minister introduces domestic violence bill in National Assembly

In Pakistan, female domestic violence is an endemic social issue in the cities and rural areas, which is increasing at an alarming rate. Generally, female…
babyParhain
July 10, 2020

Handling a colic baby as a new mother

Baby is here! Now what? With Baby Nayel coming into my life numerous things have changed and so has my level of patience and acceptance.…
success storiesParhain
July 9, 2020

Success Stories: Rabail Kennedy makes us proud

In a country where you are most likely to die in the financial situations you were born in, success stories are like a light at…
Murad RaasParhain
July 8, 2020

Murad Raas addresses concerns of ammis on Scaryammi

Mr. Murad Raas, the Education Minister of Punjab, was live on Scaryammi on Monday to answer all the questions ammis had. Given the current turn…
Fair & LovelyParhain
July 8, 2020

Fair & Lovely gets a new name. Is this a joke?

After all these years, Unilever finally decided to rename its best selling Fair & Lovely products as Glow & Lovely in order to remove the…
KidsParenting
July 7, 2020

Raising Readers: The perfect reads for your Preschooler

As your child transitions from a toddler into a pre-schooler, you notice their imaginative abilities skyrocketing! Your child really enjoys role playing and often has…
ammiParhain
July 7, 2020

How becoming an Ammi changed me?

Time changes people. But a baby changes you more! And every ammi can not help but agree to it. Yes! The baby arrived, changing me…
essay writingParhain
July 6, 2020

Essay Writing Tips To Make Your Content Engaging

Essay writing can sometimes be tricky, difficult and just plainly a headache. Follow these following tips to make it a little bit easier on yourself!…
CoronavirusParhain
July 5, 2020

How Has Social Media Helped Us In This Gloomy Time

Across the globe, millions of people are confined in their houses with little to no activities available for them to carry out. In times like…
cyberParhain
July 4, 2020

Cyber-harassment dangerously spikes in Pakistan

Digital Rights Foundation released its Cyber Harassment Helpline’s Annual Report for the year 2019 today. This report is the combined effort of the DRF Helpline…
babiesParhain
July 3, 2020

How to calm fussy babies? A new ammi’s guide

Expect the unexpected. Babies could cry for hours even after taking having a warm, soothing bottle of milk. Well! Here are few simple tips to…
Beauty and HealthHealthParhainUncategorized
July 3, 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…
Parhain
July 2, 2020

PUBG temporarily suspended after a rise in suicides connected to it.

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) decided on Wednesday to temporarily suspend online game PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG). PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is an online multiplayer battle royale game…
nailsParhain
July 2, 2020

Six Secrets to Easily Trim your Baby’s Nails

Six Secrets to Easily Trim your Baby’s Nails File them down: It’s a good idea to immediately file them down in order to prevent any…
Parhain
July 1, 2020

Nigar Johar – The first female Lt Gen of Pakistan Army

Pakistan Army appointed its first female Lieutenant General after promoting Nigar Johar to the rank, said the Inter-Services Public Relations in a statement on Tuesday.…
Parhain
July 1, 2020

Time’s Up: Stop Whispering, Start Talking

If you're a Pakistani woman who has never been groped,  harassed, eve teased, flashed, inappropriately touched or joked with, Congratulations! You're almost as rare as…
mommyParhain
June 30, 2020

Perks of becoming a Mommy!

How becoming a Mommy has changed my view about parenting? Ahhhh! The sleepless nights thingy was real. Damn Real! Far away from all the fantasies…
psxParhain
June 29, 2020

PSX (Pakistan Stock Exchange) under attack on Monday

A police sub-inspector and four security guards were killed as law enforcement and security agencies successfully thwarted a brazen attack on the Pakistan Stock Exchange…
newbornParhain
June 26, 2020

Handling a Newborn in Pandemic

Living with a newborn can be a little tricky. And given this pandemic, there are a lot of things that make it even more difficult.
gemParhain
June 26, 2020

Initiative to build a gem city in Islamabad

PTI government is preparing to build a gem city in Islamabad. The mission is to establish a one-window facility to promote international investment and exports…
Parhain
June 24, 2020

The C-Section Weight

Well! Well! The horrible a C-Section could possibly sound. The weight women put up after it is more horrifying - for many! As soon as…
Parhain
June 18, 2020

Shaan Shahid, a new ultimate icon of U-turns?

After providing the social media with a flurry of statements against Dirlis: Ertugrul airing on PTV, Shaan Shahid recently tweeted how the drama was a…
racismParhain
June 15, 2020

Is racism really not a problem in Pakistan?

Not many people seem to understand how their behaviour can be disruptive. We are often seen blaming the next person instead of admitting exactly how…
Parhain
May 22, 2020

Muhammad Shaheer Niazi – The Pakistani Newton

Us Pakistanis do not get to celebrate such young minds with utmost talents every day. Muhammad Shaheer Niazi is a fine example of a true…
Parhain
May 21, 2020

Tales of The Sahaba – Hazrat Usman Ghani

Hazrat Usman bin Affan (RA) was born seven years after the Holy Prophet(PBUH) and belonged to one of the wealthiest tribes of Mecca. Hazrat Usman…
Parhain
May 21, 2020

Significance of Salat ul Tasbih

Salat-ul Tasbih is one of the many beautiful gifts passed on by the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) to his ummah. Not only does it erase your…
EID
May 20, 2020

Makeup Artists to follow for the perfect Eid Look

Eid is around the corner and it’s time for us to plan what we are going to cook, how we are going to spend it…
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…
Parhain
May 20, 2020

Tales of The Sahaba – Hazrat Abu Bakr

Hazrat Abu Bakr Siddiq (RA) was born two and a half years after the Year of the Elephants. From his youth, he was far distanced…
Parhain
May 20, 2020

Trump Honours The 10-year-old Laila Khan – A Pakistani American

A 10-year-old Pakistani American girl scout brought laurels to Pakistan after she was honoured by US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump along…
Parhain
May 19, 2020

The Significance of Eid ul Fitr

Eid -ul -Fitr has no connection with any historical event nor it is a festival related in any way to worldly affairs. Its significance is…
Parhain
May 19, 2020

10 Eid 2020 Deals That We Loved

Even if this Eid will be mostly spent confined in our houses, it doesn't mean we shouldn't make it special in its own way. There…
BreastfeedingPregnant Ammi
May 19, 2020

Breastfeeding – Few Things you should definitely know!

All the expecting Ammis must be exploring the internet for lovely onesies, first day look, baby announcement ideas, exercises to follow and how to deliver…
EIDKids
May 19, 2020

Pepperland Eid Shoot’20

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Parhain
May 19, 2020

5 Ways to Make This Eid Not As Boring As Expected

As the coronavirus pandemic has shown signs of slowing in Pakistan, it will be probably a sombre Eid for us Muslims who are expected to…
Parhain
May 15, 2020

A transgender police officer – for the first time in Pakistan

A transgender hired as a police officer, for the first time in Pakistan's history The Rawalpindi police department has made history by hiring the first…
CoronavirusParhain
May 15, 2020

Are men at a greater risk of contracting COVID-19?

A new study shows that the enzyme usually infected by the new coronavirus is found in a greater number in men's bold when compared to…
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…
Parhain
May 15, 2020

Major Saima Rehman – Pakistani UN Peacekeeper Makes Pakistan Proud Again

A true fighting spirit has been shown by this award-winning major of the UN Peacekeeping Force. Major Saima who was deployed in Congo is unable…
Parhain
May 14, 2020

4 Turkish TV shows to watch if you loved Dirilis: Ertugrul

Resurrection: Ertuğrul has taken over our country like a storm. In a positive way, obviously. But if you are one of those who have wanted…
CoronavirusParhain
May 14, 2020

How will the second wave of COVID-19 hit us?

Over the past week, several countries have announced plans to start relaxing coronavirus restrictions. But there's a big risk to opening up too soon—it could…
Column NestParhain
May 14, 2020

The Reading Nook Recommends: 10 books to expand your child’s world view and literary genius.

Reading is to the mind what food is to the body. It helps work the brain muscles, providing the much needed fodder for thought to…
Parhain
May 14, 2020

Tales of The Sahaba – Hazrat Ali ibn Abi Talib

Tales of The Sahaba - Hazrat Ali ibn Abi Talib Those in power often forget about the people they have to serve. But looking at…
Parhain
May 13, 2020

Effect of COVID-19 on media industry

The COVID-19 pandemic took everyone by surprise. No one would have predicted how we would have to literally close down our planet. The one impact…
Parhain
May 13, 2020

Why Diriliş: Ertuğrul took over our hearts

The Turkish drama has taken Pakistani social media by storm. Pakistanis cannot get enough of it judging by how every other post I see in…
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…
Pregnant Ammi
May 12, 2020

What to wear this Eid, with a Nine Month Old Bump?

Miss wearing those XS dresses? Fittings and high heels?  Ammis-to-be. We know it is difficult but you will be slim and smart soon again. All…
Parhain
May 11, 2020

Tales of The Sahaba – Hazrat Umar Farooq

Islamic history tells us about various influential personalities who were strong, brave, great leaders and had multiple other traits that made them significant. Hazrat Umar…
FeaturedParhain
May 11, 2020

The dilemma of O/A Level Students

This pandemic has been kind to no one. Starting from taking lives of hundred thousands to crippling economies, the virus has wreaked havoc upon many…
CoronavirusParhain
May 11, 2020

COVID-19 positive woman delivers a healthy baby

A case was reported towards the end of April regarding a mother in Karachi who was tested positive for COVID-19 but delivered a completely healthy…
Parhain
May 11, 2020

Take a Stand!

Marriage doesn’t mean giving up your individuality and self-esteem. I want to focus on something very intricate and definitely controversial keeping in mind the mentality…
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,…
Mother Day SpecialPregnant Ammi
May 8, 2020

Motherhood- How becoming a Mother changes you in surprising ways

On the journey of becoming a mother, not only do you change physically but emotionally as well. The changes your body and brain endure are…
CoronavirusParhain
May 8, 2020

COVID-19: Why are recovered people testing positive?

We have been hearing of COVID-19 patients getting their tests positive all over the world. Faisal Edhi, a famous name himself, was tested positive twice…
Mother Day SpecialParhain
May 8, 2020

A Superammi and A Super Daughter – A Story of Strength

Since mothers day is near so I thought of sharing this with everyone. I'm grateful for this woman who is not my biological mother. Can't…
Mother Day SpecialParhain
May 8, 2020

An effort to express my love for ammi

Losing your father and then watching your mother fall prey to depression is never easy. But it is absolutely inspiring to watch your mother make…
Mother Day SpecialParhain
May 7, 2020

A Short Ode To A Superammi – Mother’s Day Special

Javeria Chughtai is a 25-year-old journalist and a badminton player. Growing up in a joint family is not really that easy, for which she pens…
Parhain
May 7, 2020

6 Best Mother’s Day 2020 Offers In Pakistan

Even though we don't need a certain day of the year to celebrate the undying love of our mothers. But celebrating on one particular day…
Mother Day SpecialParhain
May 7, 2020

#Mommentswithammi – Scaryammis and their ammis

A mother is a selfless human being who loves her children to such an extent words can’t do justice to it. She is always up…
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…
Mother Day SpecialParhain
May 6, 2020

Some of the Most Adorable Super (Celebrity) Ammis!

Our film and drama industry consists of a number of women who are not only amazing stars but also superammis. Call it living double lives…
Parhain
May 6, 2020

COVID-19: Reports of possible strokes due to infection

This virus has too many tricks up its sleeve. Will it be introducing us to something else too? I hope not. As the world is…
Parhain
May 5, 2020

Tales of The Sahaba – Hazrat Bilal Habshi

Among other loved Sahaba, Hazrat Bilal Habshi was one of the most trusted and loyal ones to accompany Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). He was born in…
Parhain
May 5, 2020

#JusticeforDawoodButt – What is the ordeal?

Ghani Tiger with his millions of followers is one of the first Pakistanis to garner such fame from TikTok. He is one of the most…
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…
Parhain
April 30, 2020

Developing Good Habits In Ramadan

Ramadan is the time of the year when the Shaytaan is locked up and no one is stopping us from doing good but our own…
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…
FeaturedParhain
April 30, 2020

Rishi Kapoor – Bollywood’s Legend, dies at 67

India loses two of its greatest actors in just one week. Around September 2018, Rishi Kapoor and his wife left for New York to get…
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…
Pregnant Ammi
April 29, 2020

Ramadan & Pregnancy

                                                         Pregnancy can be challenging but it is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful phases of our lives. It changes your body, physically and emotionally.…
Parhain
April 28, 2020

Tahajjud And Its Importance In Ramadan

I have grown up listening to my elders talk about how the Tahajjud prayer works wonders. Waking up in the middle of the night and…
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…
Parhain
April 27, 2020

Experiencing The First Ashra Under Lockdown

We all knew Ramadan was going to be different when the virus showed no signs of leaving. No iftar parties with your loved ones or…
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…
Anonymous Ammi
April 26, 2020

Anonymous Ammi

Kiya miyan k sath ja ker rehna agr os ki job outside city ya country hojae tu kiya ye ghalat hea? Jb k susral me…
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…
Parhain
April 23, 2020

How To Live With Sensitive Skin – Some Basic Remedies

If you have experienced bumps, erosions, pimples every time you introduced your skin to a new product, it is time to admit that your skin…
CoronavirusParhain
April 23, 2020

Trends That Surfaced In The Lockdown

Unfortunately, everyone is faced with the same situation all over the world. Most of the countries are in lockdown and people are stuck at home.…
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…
CoronavirusParhain
April 22, 2020

Protests Against Lockdown In America

This virus has travelled the world East and West, not leaving any country behind. Its most extensive damage has been seen by the countries that…
CoronavirusParhain
April 21, 2020

Are Mails And Parcels Safe To Receive During The Pandemic?

With staying at home and all, there is little to no choice of the things we can do. Most of the people are turinng to…
CoronavirusParhain
April 17, 2020

Ramadan In The Lockdown

For us Muslims, Ramadan is always a very special month. The Muslim community comes together to celebrate the blessings Allah has promised His creatures during…
CoronavirusParhain
April 16, 2020

Why Are Schools Not Agreeing to Reduce The Fee?

Daily lives, jobs, businesses, everything has been majorly impacted by the current situation all over the world. A similar situation is faced by schools and…
CoronavirusParhain
April 16, 2020

COVID-19: What Is It Like Being The Victim?

The virus has us all panicking since the beginning of this year. Staying home, not going out unless extremely necessary, working online and what not?…
CoronavirusParhain
April 15, 2020

COVID-19: How Has The Lockdown Changed?

As the COVID-19 spread in Pakistan almost more than a month ago, despite the reluctance of the government to have lockdown in place, restrictions were…
HomeschoolingParhain
April 13, 2020

How To Homeschool Your Kids During Quarantine

We Interviewed Sania Omer, who lives in Sweden and is a Software Engineer by profession but now a stay-at-home mommy of two boys. Sania has…
CoronavirusParhain
April 10, 2020

Is Plasma Therapy Going to Work?

After the reports of patients recovering from COVID-19 surfaced the news, every country fighting the spread is deliberating whether or not to try and use…
FeaturedParhain
April 9, 2020

License To Teach May Be The Next Big Thing In Pakistan

Raising the quality of education is absolutely essential in our country. With almost a major chunk of children sitting out of school and most educational…
Anonymous Ammi
April 9, 2020

Anonymous Post

Hi I have just seen anonymous post about salary of a college teacher.I want to add on that post but anonymously . I m teaching…
Anonymous Ammi
April 9, 2020

Mother of one Baby Girl

Aoa. hy post this as anonymously i'm mother of one baby girl she is 1.5 years old and now she started saying 'kaka kaka' all…
Parhain
April 9, 2020

4 Platforms Of Online Courses For You

Surprisingly enough, during this lockdown, I have got to take up on some of the activities I have been planning for since ages. Unlike before,…
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…
CoronavirusParhain
April 9, 2020

Why Are Young People Falling Prey To COVID-19

With the spread of COVID-19, we always heard about how the elderly were more at risk with it and that young people should stay safe…
Parhain
April 9, 2020

The Importance of Shaban

The month of Shaban is the 8th month of an Islamic calendar. There are a few months that hold a superior status as compared to…
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.…
Parhain
April 8, 2020

What Do You Miss The Most From The Pre-Lockdown World?

Almost every country around the world is facing similar situations at the hands of this pandemic. People are in lockdown with little to nowhere to…
CoronavirusHomeschooling
April 8, 2020

Are online classes for preschoolers worth it?

It’s become a struggle to keep maintaining a routine and keeping the kids busy in this lockdown scenario. Keeping up with the house chores and…
CoronavirusParhain
April 8, 2020

Famous People Reported With COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has taught us many things - the hard way obviously. But one of the main things that we have seen is that…
CoronavirusSchooling
April 7, 2020

Teachers and their say about fee reduction.

Under this pandemic not only were we as a nation not prepared for the panic and chaos but we also did not foresee other factors…
CoronavirusParhain
April 7, 2020

COVID-19 Drug Trial Pakistan: Is The Disease Ending?

Just yesterday, the Governor of Punjab Chaudhry Sarwar inaugurated the first national drug trial for the novel coronavirus at UHS, Lahore. The trial named PROTECT…
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…
Parhain
April 6, 2020

Revisit The Old TV Classics

Netflix and chill is starting to become boring at this point in the lockdown. I try to play something but lose interest by the time…
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…
CoronavirusParhain
April 6, 2020

COVID-19: Victims of Domestic Violence Have It Worse.

As most of the countries around the world have forced their people into their houses, WHO has reported a significant increase in the cases of…
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…
CoronavirusParhain
April 3, 2020

The Drive Through Testing Facility For COVID-19

Starting with the first case of the novel coronavirus in Pakistan, many precautionary measures have been put in place by the provincial governments and also…
laptopCoronavirusParhain
April 3, 2020

COVID-19: How Are The Online Classes Going?

Ever since COVID-19 has taken over the world, a lot of things have been seen to take place for the first time. Similarly, all 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…
red dotsCoronavirusParhain
April 2, 2020

The COVID-19 Lockdown Is Hard; Especially For Mothers

As the government has announced the extension of the - already in place - lockdown, a lot of different point of views have been seen…
Anonymous Ammi
April 2, 2020

I am A Doctor

Salam …! I am a Doctor and don’t want to reveal my identity kindly post it anonymously. I am mother of three children one daughter…
Anonymous Ammi
April 2, 2020

I am a wife of a Banker

I am a wife of a Banker and Ahamdulillah Mother of two kids. In this critical time where everyone is doing self isolation, and strictly…
CoronavirusParhain
April 2, 2020

COVID-19: The Effects On Businesses

The spread of COVID-19 over the world has affected not only individual but various other things. Ever since the spread has hit Pakistan, we have…
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…
expo centreCoronavirusParhain
April 2, 2020

A 1000-Bed Quarantine Centre For COVID-19 Patients

The Cheif Minister of Punjab, Sardar Usman Buzdar, approved the establishment of a hospital composed of a thousand beds. The authorities immediately started purchasing the…
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…
CoronavirusParhain
April 1, 2020

Things I Want To Do When The Lockdown Ends

Is it just me or does everyone feels like they have felt their life establish order during these few weeks? This lockdown has been difficult…
kid with bookKidsParhain
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…
workersCoronavirusParhain
March 30, 2020

Plight Of A Banker’s Wife

Imagine having to let your husband step out in a battlefield everyday with little to no preparation of fighting the enemy. Sitting here at home,…
pregnancyCoronavirusParhainPregnant Ammi
March 30, 2020

Being Pregnant During The COVID-19 Takeover

Jannat Aseem talks about the fairs that occupy her mind as she navigates her first pregnancy during COVID-19. Being pregnant can be a worrying time…
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…
CoronavirusParhain
March 26, 2020

Weddings During The Pandemic

Coronavirus has made the shadi season very difficult. As our country reported a rise in the COVID-19 cases, the government has ordered a lockdown with…
coronavirus casesCoronavirusParhain
March 26, 2020

4 Of The Worst-Hit Countries By Coronavirus

China may still be at the top for most reported cases but they are on the road to recovery. After being labelled as a pandemic,…
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…
heartCoronavirusParhain
March 25, 2020

The Nation Comes Together

We have been seeing negativity everywhere. It is time to focus on the good that has been taking place around us. It is during times…
movieCoronavirusParhain
March 25, 2020

4 Movies To Lighten Up The Mood

They say: ‘Netflix and chill’, but they haven’t lived through an actual global lockdown. Even some introverts may want to step out of their houses…
homeCoronavirusParhain
March 24, 2020

How Are We Dealing With The Lock Down?

This time may be quite peaceful for introverts but staying in is a job not everyone can carry out easily.  After multiple debates and various…
coronavirusCoronavirusFeaturedParhain
March 24, 2020

Busting The 7 Most Common Myths About The Coronavirus

You must have heard these myths everywhere and you might have also depended on them. But they are merely made up! Along with every situation…
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…
Anonymous Ammi
March 21, 2020

I am Devastated

This might not be a problem for any of u but I am devastated.. My toddler not potty trained she peeped or pooped on the…
Anonymous Ammi
March 21, 2020

I am in a very confused state of mind

Hi … I m in a very confused state of mind . I been married for 16 years and got a 15 year old son…
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…
girl readingCoronavirusParhain
March 18, 2020

3 Top Reads For Your Days At Home

I have always felt like I connect with books more than I can connect with any TV shows or movie. "She read books as one…
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.…
Anonymous AmmiCoronavirus
March 17, 2020

O-level worries

My daughter is in O levels and I am just freaking out. Her exam is in May and there is no postponement. But with the…
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.…
Anonymous AmmiCoronavirus
March 17, 2020

I am afraid my mother-in-law has Corona

I am stuck in a dilemma. My mother-in-law recently came back from Dubai and has been feeling feverish ever since she arrived. She has also…
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…
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 —…
Anonymous Ammi
March 16, 2020

No Room For Us

We recently moved to Islamabad from Lahore. My in laws have a big house in Shadman, and three brothers with their wives live in that…
Anonymous Ammi
March 16, 2020

Friendship Dilemma

My best friend's husband is always making eyes at me. Initially when she got married, I thought her husband was just being really friendly to…
Anonymous Ammi
March 15, 2020

Terrified of Corona

Can someone please help me out?? I am so so scared. I am not posting with my name because my in laws are on this…
Anonymous Ammi
March 15, 2020

Diabetic and Upset

Dear Scaryammi, I am so devastated. Yesterday I went for my Glucose Tolerance Test to the lab. First the test was so difficult and frustrating.…
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…
QuranFeaturedParhain
March 12, 2020

Things That Make Rajab Very Significant

Since we have stepped into Rajab, the seventh month of the Islamic calendar, we have put together a list of events that add up to…
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…
Anonymous Ammi
March 12, 2020

My son is a cry baby

I have a slightly different issue. My 8 year old son cries on everything! If ever there was a cry baby, it's him. He will…
Anonymous Ammi
March 12, 2020

I don’t want to have another baby yet

I am really confused about the ideal gap between children. I had my first baby literally right after marriage. I was 24 years old 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…
nadiyaHealthParhain
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…
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…
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…
Parhain
March 5, 2020

When Will This Stigma Of Mental Illness Leave Us?

In the 19th century England, aliens was a widely used term. Not for the UFOs we associate it with today but for people who were…
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…
Anonymous AmmiParhain
March 4, 2020

Essential Facts You Need to Know About The Coronavirus

The news headlines in Pakistan have been filled with scary stories of this fatal virus. There is widespread panic on every facebook group and all…
Anonymous AmmiParhain
March 4, 2020

SPREAD KINDNESS PLEASE!

DEAR SCARY AMMI I read a lot of posts here and women share their deepest secrets without the fear of mentioning their identification. So I…
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…
Healthy foodFeaturedParhain
March 3, 2020

5 Top picks from Scaryammi shop

Scaryammi has one mission only. To make the life of a desi Ammi easier. Be it through access to products which enhance their mothering to…
Anonymous AmmiParhain
March 3, 2020

Love marriage with the person I was secretly in love with

Dear ScaryAmmi! This story began 6 years back when I got admission to my university. I was a student of psychology and as being the…
Anonymous AmmiParhain
March 2, 2020

Third party Involvements In A Relationship

  DEAR SCARYAMMI Hello to every scary ammi out there. First of all, I would like to thanks the original scaryAmmi for providing this trustful…
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…
Ayesha NasirFeaturedParhain
March 2, 2020

One Comment Can Make Your Wish Come True

A single comment on Scaryammi lead to a pleasant and completely unexpected surprise for a full-time student and busy mom Humaira Athar. Humaira Athar was…
Anonymous AmmiParhain
March 2, 2020

ABUSIVE CONTENT

Dear ScaryAmmi! I’ve been looking for a platform for ages to share my problem but couldn’t find one. My in-laws are very socially active and…
Parhain
March 2, 2020

Ghalti – An overview of the Drama

The drama serial Ghalati being telecast on ARY Digital is creating waves on the Scaryammi online group and as well as in drawing rooms where…
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…
babyFrom Bump to BirthParhainPregnant Ammi
February 28, 2020

Third Trimester – It Is Ending

So, you have entered the final months of your pregnancy. The excitement starts to go up again and the wait is just too much now.…
baby stuffFrom Bump to BirthParhain
February 27, 2020

A Guide To The Second Trimester Of Pregnancy

Done with the first trimester? Congratulations! Things will probably get a little bit comfortable from now onwards. By this time, the baby has developed all…
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…
we are having a babyFrom Bump to BirthParhainPregnant Ammi
February 26, 2020

Pregnancy And The Myth Of No Sex During it

Pregnancy in Pakistan comes with a purely desi manual in the form of mothers/mother-in-law and suddenly every opportunity to make decisions is taken away from…
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…
From Bump to BirthParhain
February 20, 2020

Everything That Happens In The First Trimester

Are you feeling nauseous? Did you throw up? It might be due to anything but no, the first thing that will pop up in your…
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…
Anonymous AmmiParhain
February 18, 2020

Need Some Motivation!

DEAR SCARY AMMI! Ladies i need some help . Give me some motivation tips please 😪 There is no special activity in my life. I…
Anonymous AmmiParhain
February 18, 2020

Low Self-Esteem! Need To Get Over It.

DEAR SCARY AMMI! I grew up with a mother who suffered from anxiety and depression and anger was how it manifested itself mostly. She'd be…
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…
Valentine stories
February 14, 2020

Valentine’s Special Photoshoot With Mommy And Mahir

Mommy blogger Saher from 'Mommy and Mahir answered our questions at the Valentine's Day special photoshoot. 1. Who do you love the most? I love…
Valentine stories
February 14, 2020

Valentine’s Special Photoshoot With Saher

The owner of the beauty brand Beauty Hooked - Sehar joined us for Valentine's Day special photoshoot. Accompanying her was her adorable son. She also…
Valentine stories
February 14, 2020

Valentine’s Special Photoshoot With HaiderHearsAWhoo!

We had this adorable celebrity and his mother over for Valentine's Day photoshoot and we are gushing over them! Scaryammi is all about exploring the…
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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…
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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…
Valentine stories
February 13, 2020

Amna Kardar’s Take on The Valentine’s Day

We interviewed Amna Kardar on the occasion of Valentine’s Day and she explained why it is so important for her. Clad in a red shirt…
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…
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February 11, 2020

Valentine’s Special Photoshoot With Scaryammi Summayya

Another ammi explains her take of the loving relationship between a mother and her child on this love filled occasion of Valentine's Day.
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February 11, 2020

Valentine’s Special Photoshoot With Scaryammi Ailia

This mother explains her own experience with the purest form of love. Ailia Faisal is a working ammi of two boys and a girl. Her…
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February 11, 2020

Valentine’s Special Photoshoot With Scaryammi Masooma

Valentine's day is all about love and Scaryammi has decided to capture its purest form. That is, between a mother and child.
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February 11, 2020

VALENTINES SPECIAL STORY WITH DR. ABEER

So the story may seem like "just another love story" to many but it’s unique to us (me and my husband) in a lot of…
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February 11, 2020

VALENTINES SPECIAL STORIES WITH SAJEELA SHAHRYAR!

Our story is not an ordinary story. You might think that when you like someone from your own family, it becomes easier to get your…
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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…
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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.
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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.
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January 29, 2020

Vacuum Extraction Delivery – Reasons and Risks

There are different types of deliveries you may hear about around the end of your pregnancy. One of which we have explained in detail for…
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January 28, 2020

Induction of Labour – Reasons And Risks

We have perfectly explained why doctors often suggest induction of labour and the risks it may entail. Read for yourself and get your research done!
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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…
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January 27, 2020

Pregnancy Guide 101 – Get Your Pens Out!

Pregnancy comes with a set of questions and mood swings too, obviously. We have made a list of things to help you out. Take notes!
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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…
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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.
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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…
Deliveries
January 27, 2020

Childbirth Rule Book – Try Sticking To It!

The last few weeks of pregnancy are never easy. But, you can make everything better by abiding by these few things that we have listed…
Deliveries
January 27, 2020

Types of Deliveries – Everything Summed Up

Not sure how you will be delivering the baby? Well, we have answered most of your delivery related questions. Get to reading!
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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.
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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.
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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…
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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.…
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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…
Parhain
January 2, 2020

The ‘Mansplaining Convention’ Is A Thing And It Promises To ‘Make Women Great Again’

Tickets to the Mansplaining Convention are $2,000 for three days of pure hell If you’re looking to make all of your nightmares come true, then…
Parhain
January 2, 2020

Greta Thunberg Says Talking Climate Change With Trump Would Be ‘Wasted Time’

The 16-year-old climate activist knows Trump isn’t listening to science In a new interview, Greta Thunberg is laying the truth bare about Trump and his…
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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…
ParhainSummer Camps
January 2, 2020

Super Economical Summer Campus under 8000

When you have kids and you want to focus on their personal growth and development, while not breaking the bank. Most summer camps are super…
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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…
ArticlesEventsParhain
January 2, 2020

Ramadan Corner With Kids

In Ramadan, we mothers try to find creative ways to make our kid’s Ramadan experience meaningful and worthwhile. We try to get them just as…
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…
Parhain
January 2, 2020

My Ramdan Corner has My Heart

If someone would ask me, what days you miss the most from your childhood? I would say ! RAMDAN DAYS and then the Eid. Since…
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January 2, 2020

Mingle And Learn: Islamabad Chapter

  Scaryammi is very proud to tell it’s ammi-community that after successfully completing a year in Lahore we are launching more chapters in more cities…
Parhain
January 2, 2020

Jewelry Holder for Mama

Sundas  Saeed All mothers have a lot of jewellery. Don’t they? Most mothers, including myself, have literally no time to even breathe, forget organize. My…
Parhain
January 2, 2020

Interview with Qamar

by Mehrunissa Malik How are the challenges between running a restaurant in Malaysia different from running a business in Lahore? Both experiences are poles apart.…
SchoolingSummer Camps
September 10, 2019

Inherited School Management

By Taimur K. Bandey Over the past few years, I have heard many Pakistanis criticize Politics of Inheritance and have been aggressively attacking leadership of…
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…
SchoolingSummer Camps
July 29, 2019

The Challenge of Preparing Kids for Aitchison College

The Scaryammi team talks to Natasha Haq, principal of IPC Aziz Avenue about her tips for preparing children for Aitxhison College. Natasha Haq has an…
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…
FeaturedLifestyleParenting
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…
FeaturedParentingWorking ammi
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 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…
FoodFoodLifestyleParenting
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…