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A little less cake, but a lot more cows (that are alive)!

Hello, hello, hello, my readers! There has been a change in my life that has to do with this blog, well, at least the title of this blog. And since I hate living two lives, I feel I must update whomever is reading to quell my conscience. While my love for cake I hope shall… Continue reading A little less cake, but a lot more cows (that are alive)!

Blogging & Writing · Recollections & Reflections

New Layout, Cake & Cows Turns 1, and Questions I Must Answer

First of all, Cake & Cows has a brand-spanking new layout! Like the last one, the header of this layout was also illustrated by my amazingly talented older sister, who you should follow on Instagram, if you're on. The occasion is not just because I needed some colour on my blog - or to translate… Continue reading New Layout, Cake & Cows Turns 1, and Questions I Must Answer

Blogging & Writing · Education & Career · Family & Relationships · Food & Health · Recollections & Reflections

I’ve been nominated! You like me, you really like me!

(Sorry, I just had to! Credit) I've been seeing these going around for a while and now that Geeky Muslimah of Troublesome Thirties has nominated me, I feel like I've been initiated into a secret club... that all of a sudden has no members. Thank you for nominating me, Geeky Muslimah! Who says academics live… Continue reading I’ve been nominated! You like me, you really like me!

Faith & Spirituality · Family & Relationships · Food & Health

A journey of discovery into the world of cakes

Yay, it's Eid! I can eat again ;) What I love about Islam is that it's not an otherworldly religion. We are commanded to give charitably, to be hospitable to our neighbors, to always speak with gentleness, etc. And the month of Ramadan gives us the perfect opportunity to improve upon these virtues. But we… Continue reading A journey of discovery into the world of cakes