Hello again, We decided to take a trip down to the beach. It wasn't what I expected. There wasn't nice fluffy white sand and a breathtaking horizon but it was definately worth the try. Childhood memories of ice cream, sand castles, sun burn, family roap trips and the smell of kfc all came roaring back … Continue reading A Trip To The Seaside
Hey! I am super excited to announce that my friend Mishka and I have teamed up to do a collaboration for new hijabis. Together, we have come up with a guide which is meant to help new hijabis and help make things a little easier and provide some tips and tricks to help pave the … Continue reading Guidelines For a New Hijabi
Hey, Tonight, in an attempt to avoid traffic once again we decided to stop off at a Mendi restuarant. Chicken mandi is one of my most favourite Arabic dishes. So, it was my choice. I was first introduced to this delicious meal when I first visited the UAE last year but it was my first … Continue reading Review: Mandi // UAE
Hey, So Raj and I went on a short trip to Abu Dhabi over the weekend. It was lovely. We stayed at Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana for a weekend break to escape from busy Dubai and this was just the perfect place to relax. On arrival our cases were taken straight to our rooms by … Continue reading Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana, Abu Dhabi – Dhillondeeds
Hello again, So, the hubby and I decided to hit the roads of the UAE and ended up in a town called Ras Al Khaimah. It is a Persian Gulf Arab emirate and its name literally means "Top of the Tent". We haven't done much sight seeing as we arrived at an awkward time but … Continue reading KIMONO!
Hello everyone, About lastnight... So, lastnight marked the start of a 2 week break for the husband which means a whole lot of light hearted pleasure. Without any planning we decided to take a drive through Sharjah looking for a place to dine. We stumbled across a place called Al Qasba. It's quite a shame … Continue reading About…. Lastnight
Today I was thinking about what is important to me. This is such a powerful question and it is so easy to rattle on about material things in our lives but how often do we actually stop to think about the things in our lives that really matter most? Everyone will answer this question differently … Continue reading Things That Are Important To Me – Dhillondeeds
Hello, and Salaam (peace) I would like to let you in on a little something that I'm constantly questioned about. My Hijab. This must be one the most difficult pieces I've ever written because as I sat down and attempted to write it, I realised how personal my hijab story actually is and how no … Continue reading My Hijab Is About Me – Dhillondeeds
Hello, A very good friend of mine reminded me that we teach people how to treat us by what we allow, what we stop and what we reinforce. Her advice was exactly the reminder I needed as I continue to battle the plague of "controlling people". There will always be people that will expect and command … Continue reading Food For Thought: Be You!
Hey, I thought this would be a fun thing to do and I tag all of you to do this post too. My granny bought this bag for me at local flee market. It’s such a great bag to use as it's really slouchy with just the one big pocket inside so I can literally … Continue reading TAG: My 8 Most Worn Items