The following is a copy of an article I wrote for an outlet that I no longer contributed to. I wanted to make sure it was saved here. Grief is weird. It is overwhelming and shows up at both the most unexpected and expected times. I recently lost my Grandma. It’s been a lot harder…… Continue reading Grief Has No End Date
I am no Oprah and I’m not sure anyone really cares about what my favorite things are but I’m gonna tell ya anyway! You’re welcome 😉. 1.) My very first favorite thing is a new item I was just gifted last week. It is from my friends at Warmies. They have a bunch of plush…… Continue reading ❄️Shabana’s Favorite Things❄️
I finally decided to post my long awaited cookie recipe. I’ve been meaning to post this for year…. literally 3 years. So, without boring you with some long ass drawn out shpeil about my grandpas recipe being handed down for generations and how much it means to me (none of which is true) I’ll hand…… Continue reading Almond flour Gluten free cookies- low carb, keto, sugar free and soy free
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If you’ve followed along on my journey in any capacity you know that I struggle with my mental health. Most recently I had been doing relatively good. However, we all have triggers and if we don’t know how to deal with the triggers as they come then shit blows up in your face, again. *FYI…… Continue reading Mental health Care is a Fucking joke!
TRIGGER WARNING ⚠️ this post deals with mental health issues: anxiety, depression, eating disorder, body dysmorphia, self harm, suicidal thoughts and hospitalization. It’s been a while. I’ve been thinking about this entry for quite some time. Since I wrote my last one, honestly. It’s just really overwhelming and a lot has happened since this happened…… Continue reading Girl interrupted….. Part 3- last entry
TRIGGER WARNING ⚠️ this post deals with mental health issues: anxiety, depression, eating disorder, body dysmorphia, self harm, suicidal thoughts and hospitalization. Let’s see, where did I leave off? Ah, yes. The nurse escorted me back to a room where she took my vitals and had me pee in a cup. They have to ensure…… Continue reading Girl, Interrupted. Part 2
I have Celiac Disease. That is an autoimmune disease. It’s not just a sensitivity or allergy to gluten. It means if I accidentally eat gluten a whole host of things can happen to me and it triggers an autoimmune response that can take days to weeks to recover from. That being said, there are many…… Continue reading Udi’s Gluten Free Bread Review
Raise your hand if you were given traditional Mac n’ Cheese as a child!! When I had to go gluten free due to a Celiac diagnosis I searched out all unhealthy things gluten free, ha ha. Mac n’ Cheese was one of them. Gluten free pasta has come a long way since I went gluten…… Continue reading Annie’s Gluten Free Pasta & Cheddar Review
I really wanted to share this Guidance Guide post with my readers. If you didn’t know already, I’m an MVP content creator for Guidance Guide. It’s a site for parents to go to for trusted reviews on all things kids and parenting. It’s still in beta and they’re working on a new layout but us…… Continue reading First Trimester Essentials