Shish Tawook (or Shish Taouk) is a traditional Middle Eastern marinated chicken dish. These grilled chicken skewers are incredibly popular in Lebanon, but they are also commonly found in the UAE, Turkey, Egypt, Syria, Iraq and many other ME places. I attempted these at home with a little twist by adding some more flavors and veggies-... Continue Reading →


If you have been following my blog, you'd know I had a Friday series on, which now will be changed to Thursdays as I think it's a good way to wrap a week before the weekend! So welcome to my Thursdays with Tabinda! ♥️♥️ Week 2 at work and honestly this week went by quickly... Continue Reading →

Summer Fun at PlayPoint

Summers in Dubai are here which means - a 'BIG NO' to outdoors as it gets very hot and humid! --Which also means that mummies around in Dubai are on big hunt for indoor play areas to get that energy out of kids that possibly damage the house🤣 The first thing you mummies need to... Continue Reading →

8 Types Of Desi Mango Eaters

With the mango season on full boom, I thought of writing this blog for every single mango fan! Read and place yourself in the category ! Also tag your friends and family 1. The clean slate: These people make sure not even a single atom of mango pulp is left. Pora safaya. They respect mangoes... Continue Reading →

Recipe: Carrot Cake

If you follow my blog, you would know my love for chaye- a good chaye- paki hoye, doodh pati kind- and a slice of warm cake with it , makes my world go round and round with happiness😬 I Absolutely LOVE carrot cakes, mainy because they're not very sweet( atleast I like them that way)... Continue Reading →

Our weaning-off story..

2 years , 2 months and exactly 20 days later- I can proudly and happily - ( full of emotions however) say- Nayel has been weaned off! What a journey it has been! And can I say I totally loved each second of it - Alhamdullilah! Breastfeeding was a very profound and determined decision that... Continue Reading →


A friday blog after a long time- I thought of summing the last few days including Eid here for memories- before I forget tiny cute details. Here's a cup of garam garam Latte to start the talk- cuz chaye and coffee makes the world more beautiful- haina? Our Eid was a busy one. Super sweet... Continue Reading →

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