I learnt a very hard but valuable lesson of parenthood this month. I learnt that toddlers are brittle, and as deceptively mobile as quicksilver. Weirdly enough, that is also why they can bounce back from…

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Bump. Baby. Birthday. BOOM! Where has the last year gone? WHO is this one year old eating my Bata sandals (deshi mom alert!)? How did I ever live without knowing your pudding face? You have officially completed one full circle…

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May memes are some of the best of the year and here is one that sums up my month: Theresa May deliver Brexit. Then again, she May not. I was either going ‘I got this’ or ‘I give up’ all…

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If you are traveling to Dhaka with a wee one for the very first time, you are probably feeling a bit overwhelmed. What should you pack? How many nappies would it take to cross the…

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‘I think I see a wee willy.’ said the midwife. ‘Congratulations! You are having a boy.’ A boy? My mind went blank. ‘Can you check again?’ Nizar leaned forward in his chair as though searching…

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