Eid Gifts In A Jar

It’s not too late to create some DIY Eid gifts (handmade with some real love) presented in cute little jars. Follow the step by step image below and you’ll have your gifts ready in no time! Continue reading

Eid Gift Guide: For Children

With just a couple of weeks left till Eid it’s time to start shopping for the Mini Muslims in your life. As much as I enjoy picking out toys and little outfits , it is hard trying to figure out exactly what a baby or toddler will actually love . So i’ll let you in on a little secret, whenever I buy gifts for preschoolers I always bear in mind the parents .

You see I believe the best gifts for preschoolers are the ones that parents will also appreciate .  So i’ve put together a selection of unique and thoughtful Eid gifts for the Mini Muslims in your life. These are gifts that not every baby has and gifts they will love, and their mummy and daddies will treasure too…


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Let’s Make Potato Croquettes



Hello There Lovelies!

So its officially week two of Ramadan and fasting is in full swing ! Ironically my mind has turned to food resulting in this blog post. I recently uploaded an Instagram story of how to make potato croquettes (Aloo Chop) which was quiet popular. So for those who missed it firstly my Instagram page is here   do get following and secondly this one is for you so …

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D.I.Y Ramadan Garland

With a couple of days left till Ramadan I thought I’d welcome the blessed month of fasting with a D.I.Y Ramadan garland.

This letter garland is so versatile as you can use it again and again to spell out whatever your want e.g. Happy Eid, Congratulations or even BritDeshiMummy.

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Book Review- Brick Lane

Book Title: Brick Lane

Author: Monica Ali

Genres: Fiction, Romance novel


What happens when 18 year old Nazneen marries a man twice her age?

Leaving behind her village in Bangladesh for a block of flats in Tower Hamlets. We follow Nazneen’s life as an immigrant , a wife , a mother and even a lover.  The author touches on so many topics ‘cultural conflicts ‘ and ‘self growth’ are the two that stood out to me . Continue reading

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Am I a Mrs or a Ms ?

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Next month will be my 7 year wedding anniversary insha’Allah (God willing). And 7 years later I’m still confused about which title to use . . .

Am I a Mrs ? or a Ms?

I’m married ,so technically that makes me a MRS right? … Well that’s what I thought. You see I chose to keep my maiden name and that’s when the confusion began. Surely keeping my surname should make life easier! For one, I don’t have to deal with the hassle of having to change my driving license , bank details, passport blah blah blah…

The home office incident :

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Brand Amabassador Announcement- Mini Muslim Playground

Hello Lovelies!

Earlier this month I made a super exciting announcement on Instagram.

BritDeshiMummy is proud to be an

Official Brand Ambassador For Mini Muslim Playground!!!

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It all started a few months ago, the founder of Mini Muslim Playgound Allya got in touch after stumbling upon BritDeshiMummy (must have been fate). Long story short, I absolutely fell in love with the concept of an online store that offered childrens toys and books with an Islamic twist.

I briefly met up with the lovely Allya this week and received my first parcel of goodies to review since our role as brand ambassador. In true BritDeshiMummy style all thoughts and opinions are and will remain 100% mine! – We can’t wait to share the fun with you.

 Do check out Britdeshimummy’s official welcome to the Mini Muslim playground! and you can find out more about Allya and the Mini Muslim Playground over on their website. If anything tickles your fancy use discount code MINI10 for 10% off all orders over £30!! (This code expires on the 30th of April 2017). Il leave you with a sneak preview of some of the goodies we received.

Love always

Rabia

Disclaimer: I was not paid to write this but as Brand Ambassador for Mini Muslim Playground I was sent the products in the image above for review purposes. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Please click Here for full disclosure statement.