12 Marriages Lessons I’ve Learned in 12 Years

My husband and I got married when we were both very young. I was finishing my second year of university and my husband had just graduated. Looking back, I’m amazed by how young and naive we were. We knew that there was no one we wanted to be with, very soon after meeting. Despite different […]

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Easy Ramadan Treat Boxes for Neighbors

One of the things I love about the month of Ramadan is sharing treats with our neighbors and friends. For me, it’s an easy and fun way to share my faith with others. It also helps me follow my mom’s tradition of sending food to neighbors. We live in the western suburbs of Chicago. The […]

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Sleep Training: Some Old Tips & Huckleberry

I recently did an Instagram live where I talked about my brush with baby blues following the birth of my boys. In both instances, the key thing that pushed me deeper into feeling unhappy was lack of sleep. And in both cases, sleep training the boys was instrumental in helping me regain some control over […]

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Beauty and Skincare Products: February Favourites

I love beauty and skincare products. As a busy mom who is constantly on the go, buying and using these products helps me feel like I’m pampering myself. The problem with beauty and skincare products is that when you go to a store like Sephora, there is just so MUCH choice. You feel so overwhelmed that […]

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We Have Re-Branded!

Dear Readers, As my blog has grown and changed, I found that the name The Mindful Glutton was not the best way to describe myself. As much as I LOVE that name, when I started this blog it was about weight loss and getting healthy with a tiny bit of focus on my life as […]

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