Working ammi
November 28, 2020

Mauqa is the answer to my working Ammi dilemma

As a working mother, I have learned to compromise that my house will never be spick and span during the weekdays. But I use my weekends to work on my…
Ammi storiesMother Day Special
May 9, 2020

Be grateful for your kids! A letter from a special kid’s ammi.

A letter of an ammi who has a mesage for all the ammis in the world. Love every moment with your child, cherish every tantrum, listen to every laughter, capture…
Ammi storiesMother Day SpecialParhain
May 6, 2020

A Heartfelt Note To My Superammi

Mothers are superhumans, balancing life as no one else can. There is only a little that might be out of their reach but they are always ready to provide their…
Ammi storiesLifestyle
May 5, 2020

Small Ways to make Mother’s Day Special for your Ammi during this lock-down?

We all might be separated from our ammies because of the pandemic and all the precautions we’re taking, not only for ourselves but for everyone around us is absolutely essential.…
Stay at home ammi
May 4, 2020

How Stay At Home Ammis are taken for granted.

Today I want to introduce you to a woman who might be different physically but inside she has the same soul and spirit like all of you. She has been…
ParhainWorking ammi
April 6, 2020

Maham Shares Her Journey Of Being A Baker Ammi

Maham Moiz Rana, Ammi to a cute little munchkin, talks to Scaryammi about her journey as a chef. Her brand Coco Cheri has created waves for its wide array of…
BeautyWorking ammi
March 30, 2020


We met with the ever so graceful charming Dr. Afshan to know all about the products that make a differnece to our skin with long term beneficial effects. Lets see…
Ammi storiesCoronavirus
March 27, 2020

What’s happening in Italy?

An ongoing worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease also known as Covid-19 has taken over and instilled fear in every person on the planet. Most of the countries are still losing lives and economic…
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March 25, 2020

A day in my life in isolation!

A day in my life in lockdown Keeping in mind how we are in such grave danger and how Pakistan is being effecting by this deadly virus every passing day…
CoronavirusWorking ammi
March 25, 2020

Why did they arrest Maria B’s husband?

The whole truth behind Maria B and her covid-19 positive chef. You might have heard about this or probably missed it due to the relentless bombardment of posts, videos, news,…
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March 24, 2020

A Doctor’s Tale Of Fighting COVID-19

Risking their lives everyday, doctors are the real heros fighting at the frontlines. Read how this mother leaves her infant at home everyday to help fight away this deadly virus.…
CoronavirusStay at home ammi
March 20, 2020

What is it like to be on the other side of Covid-19?

The story of Dania Ali has made the headlines this past week. A young student from the UK, Dania has unfortunately been in the news since she flew back from…
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March 20, 2020

Covid 19- My Test Experience

A Scaryammi intern shares her experience of being tested for Covid-19. As the panic takes over Pakistan due to coronavirus everyone is at the edge of their seat with what’s…
CoronavirusHealthParhainStay at home ammi
March 18, 2020

Best fitness regime to follow at home during this isolation.

What better way to start the day with some exercise that’s super easy and convenient especially after the lockdown and the Covid-19 isolation process. Waking up and starting a workout…
Inspiring ammiParhain
March 12, 2020

Sadiqah Ahmed, A victim of postpartum depression

My name is Siddiqah Ahmad. After being married to Naseer, my husband for a year. We decided its time to have a kid together and to our surprise two months…
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March 10, 2020

Hiba Zaman- A mother and a survivor of Postpartum depression

My name is Hiba. I’m a mother of 2 beautiful boys and 3 angel babies in heaven. I’m residing in Australia as I moved here in February 2012.  It was…
Inspiring ammiStorytelling
March 10, 2020

Maria Afsheen: A super mom dealing with postpartum depression

My name is Maria Afsheen I am a single mother taking care of my only son. During my life, I have suffered a lot. I faced abused by my husband,…
Inspiring ammiParhain
March 10, 2020

How A Woman Goes Through Hell And Still Survives.

Here is the story of a brave soul and an even braver Ammi: Qudsia Munir She tells us how she went through depression and how she fought with it throughout…
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March 10, 2020

Myda Bilal- Survivor of postpartum depression

I had a miscarriage before this time when we talked about depression, fears, anxiety and the constant pressure from society especially my mother in law made me sick, exhausted and…
Inspiring ammi
March 9, 2020

A real-life account of what post-partum depression does

I wasn't prepared for a second pregnancy at all. Keyaan was only 6 months old and I just started weaning him, giving my poor breasts the tiniest of breaks during…
Inspiring ammi
March 9, 2020

I battled Post Partum! What’s your story?

Post Partum is a period in one’s life that begins immediately after the birth of a child as the mother’s body returns to its non pregnant state.  It can trigger…
Inspiring ammi
March 8, 2020

View the march through photographer Aleena Naqvi’s lens

Aleena Naqvi's stunning photographs bring the Aurat March in Lahore to life. For those of you couldn't make it, the Aurat March took place in Lahore on 8th March. It…
Inspiring ammi
March 8, 2020

Aurat Day 2020 brings back harrowing memories

40-years-old Saira Ajaz, the Ammipreneur behind Craftylocks, writes a heartfelt and poignant piece on how one incident made her realize how important it is to make some noise on 8th…
Inspiring ammi
March 8, 2020

Aurat March 2020, A Rickshaw ride and loads of selfies

Why I marched? The discussion began at Muhammadi Nihari, where NK wanted to go for his pre-departure from Pakistan meal. He always craves Pakistani nashta when he is abroad so…
Inspiring ammiParhain
March 4, 2020

Why Will I March- By Maira Rana

#auratmarch   To the sister who is not allowed to touch her favorite boti in the saalan because it was for Bhai.   I will march for you.   To…
Ammi storiesParentingParhain
March 3, 2020

A Baby Born On A Quiet Road in London 

Born On A Quiet Road in London at 2.07am Sehrish had spent most of her pregnancy in London, the city she had been living in since she was sixteen years…
Inspiring ammiParhain
March 2, 2020

A Day In A Life Of Original Scary Ammi

The Original Scaryammi does a recount of how insane Saturday 29th February ended up being for her and how she juggled being an Ammi with being the Scaryammi  Saturday morning began with stress…
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March 2, 2020

Three Careers, Half a life-time, One Ammi: Amna Kardar continues to amaze and startle

Scaryammi sits down with Amna Kardar to discuss her evolution from fashion designer to TV host to makeup artist. How does one Ammi wear so many hats? Read on to…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 27, 2020

A Journey Down From 100 kgs

Miniature artist and a self-taught makeup artist, mother of three and a fit Ami Beenish Usman shared her interesting story of dealing with overweight and PCOS at an early age.…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 26, 2020

Moti Wali Mariam Is A Fit Ammi Now

  The lady that was recognized as “Moti Wali Maryam” is now a fit ammi. Dr Maryam Asif is a gynaecologist by profession but now she is a stay-at-home mother…
Ammi storiesParhainWorking ammi
February 25, 2020

Inspiring Stories With Rasham – Founder of MadHatter’s Fun City

Rasham is a 32-year-old mother to a beautiful daughter and also the founder of MadHatter’s. She is a teacher by profession and is now running her business along. She shared…
Inspiring ammiLifestyleParhain
February 24, 2020

Saira Shahroz – ScaryAmmi’s Favorite Celebrity Of The Week

Syra Shahroz #Sairoz is ScaryAmmi’s favorite celebrity of the week! Her fitness and glamour have made her highly appreciated by all the ScaryAmmis around the world. She is wearing #ZaraShahjahan’s…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 24, 2020

Fit Ammi = Fit Family

A fitness trainer, fitness nutritionist, mother of three, and a fit Ammi Zainab talks about her fitness in her interview with ScaryAmmi. Since she is a fitness trainer, losing weight…
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February 24, 2020

Preparing For A Baby Girl

Ayesha Nasir sat down with Sabah Khurshid, ammi to 7-years-old Sherdil, to learn how the soon-to-be Ammi to two is preparing for this new chapter. The Sabah Khurshid who came…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 22, 2020

Ex Pakistani journalist/bloggers Journey Of Perseverance

Aimen Tahir is an ex Pakistani journalist/blogger, feminist, animal lover, now living in Australia talks about her weight loss journey. Her inspirational conversation with ScaryAmmi is a must-read!  When did…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 22, 2020

Inspirational Story Of A Work-From-Home Mom!

Naila Wajahat is a work from home mom who delivers baked food items to the doorstep and also works as a matchmaker. She was born, raised, and married in Saudi…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 21, 2020

Sumbal Jawaid’s Weight Loss Journey

Sumbal, a mother of one shared her story of losing approximately 30 KG in 6 months.  Actually, my story is really very different. Six months back I was very overweight.…
ParhainWorking ammi
February 20, 2020

5 Challenges Faced By Working Women In Pakistan

It is a known fact that working women don't work from 9a.m to 5p.m a day, they work 9 from the morning to 12 in the night! Their responsibilities and…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 20, 2020

The long Stressful Weight Loss Journey

You know those people around you who are pessimistic and keep saying nothing will work out when you start something new? Yes, Fatima had tons of such people around her…
Inspiring ammiParhain
February 17, 2020

Saima Ashraf, a Single Ammi Of Two, A Co-ordinator, And Above All, A SURVIVOR!

ScaryAmmi worked very hard to find this inspirational AMMI who is nothing but an inspiration and hope for every struggling ammi out there. Saima Ashraf is an ammi to two,…
ParhainStay at home ammi
February 14, 2020

Things To Do When Your Kids Are Asleep.

  Motherhood is an everlasting journey that is full of excitement and fun but maybe sometimes you just forgot yourself. This is not a bad thing but it is important…
Inspiring ammiParhainSingle ammi
February 14, 2020

Inspiring Stories With Symah Nazir!

Symah Nazir is an educationist and a public speaker by profession and an Ammi of 10 years old son. She believes that there is always something new and good in…
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February 14, 2020

Inspiring Stories With Tabish Rehman

Tabish Rehman is a widow and a mother of 4 years old. Her journey as a single parent started after the death of her husband who was brutally murdered at…
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February 8, 2020

Homeschooling Stories With Faiza Khurram.

. Faiza Khurram is a homeschooling mother of two children. she explains why she started the homeschooling of her children and what issues she has with pre-school systems. What made…
Ammi storiesPregnant Ammi
January 31, 2020

Pregnancy Stories With Kunza

This mother shares with us the journey of how she made it through the nine months of pregnancy. Read to get inspired.
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January 31, 2020

Breastfeeding Stories With Kunza

Pregnancy ends with handing mothers over with new responsibilities. Breastfeeding is just one of those and mothers handle it beautifully.
Inspiring ammiParhain
January 27, 2020

10 Ways To Inspire Ourselves!

We are living in an era where it is very important to impress people around you to be a part of our social circle. But sometimes we get tired of…
Ammi storiesInspiring ammiParhain
January 27, 2020

Inspiring Stories With Shaila

Getting married off at a young age is never easy and requires struggles. But, this mother turned it into something extraordinary.
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January 22, 2020

Breastfeeding Stories With Gulnaz

Breastfeeding Stories With Gulnaz 1) How do you feel about breastfeeding? Breastfeeding brought that connection, built a strong bond with my daughter which nothing else would have done it. It…
Ammi storiesPregnant Ammi
January 22, 2020

Pregnancy Stories With Inbisat

Pregnancy is a different experience for every woman and every one of it is inspiring it its own way. Inbisat explains how she dealt with hers.
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January 22, 2020

Breastfeeding Stories With Momina

Breastfeeding Stories With Momina 1) How do you feel about breastfeeding? I love it and is one of the best parts of motherhood for me. I find it soothing and…
Ammi storiesBreastfeedingPregnant Ammi
January 21, 2020

Breastfeeding Stories With Mehreen Shahrukh

Breastfeeding Stories With Mehreen Shahrukh 1) How do you feel about breastfeeding? Don’t even ask! At my time, there were no doctors to help me increase my feed or diagnose…
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January 21, 2020

Breastfeeding Stories With Farrah Shakeel

Breastfeeding Stories With Farrah Shakeel 1) How do you feel about breastfeeding? It is extremely important to me. The feeling of nourishing your child, the bond it develops, is unmatched.…
Ammi storiesPregnant Ammi
January 21, 2020

Pregnancy Stories With Meshal Zeeshan

Pregnancy and miracles are often associated with each other. This mother explains her own version of it. And it is inspiring!
Ammi storiesPregnant Ammi
January 21, 2020

Pregnancy Stories with Mahwish from Bump & Beyond

Mommy duties are not very easy, they demand time and full concentration. Read how Mahwish is handling motherhood and her business simultaneously.
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January 14, 2020

I’m Not The ‘Fun Mom’ Who Plays With Her Kids

Tina Floersch/Unsplash I am not that mom who sits on the floor with you playing My Little Pony for hours. I am not the mom who builds entire towns on…
Ammi storiesLifestyleParhain
January 2, 2020

I Don’t Hate Middle Age — And An IDGAF Attitude Isn’t The Only Reason

I turned 40 this year with a deliberate and utter lack of fanfare. I’m not sure what prevented me from attempting at least a small celebration. I changed literally nothing about my…
Ammi storiesInspiring ammiParhain
January 2, 2020

Tag, You’re It! Funholics

By Mehrunnisa Malik Despite facing criticism for her initial pitch Asma Chohan has gone on to become the successful CEO of Funholics. The company is a pioneer in premium quality…
Ammi stories
September 6, 2019

My Confessions while Trying to Conceive

By: An Anonymous Warrior Dear Sisters,  This is a letter of a confession. I love babies; I was only 18 when I developed this unexplainable urge to mother children of…
Ammi storiesParentingWorking ammi
July 31, 2019

Interview with Ammi-Preneur Sana Waqas

Ammi-preneur Sana Waqas talks to Scaryammi about her journey from being a corporate woman to moving into entrepreneurship. What challenges does being an Ammi-preneur? How does Sana juggle motherhood with…
Ammi storiesParentingParhainWorking ammi
July 27, 2019

In conversation with ammi-preneur Maheen Qaiser

" I enjoy the flexibility of being a mompreneur " Scaryammi talks to Maheen Qaiser, one part owner of Beri and Coral, a high-end, exquisite brand of kids clothes which…
ParentingWorking ammi
July 17, 2019

Turning Her Passion of Khussas into a Business

By Ayesha Nasir Scaryammi interviews Rohafa Wahab, an entrepreneur and ammi who has started creating waves with her unique and exciting khussa designs. What inspired you to start your business?…
ParentingWorking ammi
July 12, 2019

Scaryammi Interviews a Very Fit Ammi – Wardah K. Emaan

In our extremely hectic lives, many of us especially all the ammis ignore their health and fitness. We keep moving from one task to another and end up falling on…
ParentingWorking ammi
July 10, 2019

The Success Story of Jia from Party Poppers

Only few mothers become able to become entrepreneurs and run their own business. Jia is such an extraordinary woman who is running Party Poppers, a company that encourages and elaborate…
FeaturedParentingWorking ammi
July 9, 2019

Carpenter Ammi

By Ayesha Nasir  I miss going out into the field, doing interviews, making notes and asking questions. In journalism we refer to it as burning the shoe leather and while…
ParentingWorking ammi
June 27, 2019

Scaryammi Interviews Taha The Sketching Prodigy

Scaryammi Interviews a Talented, Young Sketch Artist At Scaryammi, we highly value and appreciate talent especially if it is found in a young, rising star. One such amazing, exceptionally gifted…
ParentingWorking ammi
June 20, 2019

Interview with Yasmin Butt about Benefits of Laughter Therapy for Mothers

A young and enthusiastic psychiatrist named Yasmin Butt organizes laughter therapy every month for different age groups. When a person enters the laughter therapy room, he/she feels hesitant in the…
Ammi stories
June 14, 2019

The Story Behind Run Mureed Hotel Multan

Multan is a dense populated city and famous for the historical places located inside the city. However, recently people throughout Pakistan started paying a lot of attention on a hotel…
ParentingSingle ammi
May 23, 2019

Making Lemonade As A Single Mom

I don’t know if there are any Modern Family fans (a show by here, but I sure was a fan when I was single. There is this character in…
ParentingWorking ammi
May 13, 2019

A special corner in Mahwish’s house

Ramadan is regarded as the best month of the year so i wanted to make it more special by welcoming this holy month in a beautiful way and decorating a…
Ammi stories
April 29, 2019

The pregnancy that was 13 years into the making

By: Bina Mustafa An expert in the field of development, Bina Mustafa writes about her struggle and journey to seeing a successful pregnancy to the end. Motherhood is natural for…
Ammi stories
April 18, 2019

My Invincible Ammi

By: Mehreen Talha Someone asked me the other day who my role model was... I thought of constantly being at war with myself, of always wanting more, never stationary, never…