How to Give Care While Taking Care of Yourself, Too

This post brought to you by Elizz. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Being Tazim. My mother has been a caregiver in one way or … [Continue reading]

Car Maintenance is Important

car maintenance

When you want to get the most out of your vehicle, car maintenance is important. It is smart to have a professional check out your vehicle on a … [Continue reading]

Take the Pulse Pledge to Add more Pulses in to your Diet this Year #PulsePledge

What are pulses

My mom recently came to visit me and other family members, here in Vancouver. She stayed with me for 2 weeks, which meant that I got to eat her … [Continue reading]

5 Key Ways to Get your Ideas off the Ground

5 Key Ways to get your Ideas off the Ground

You've got the ideas. Now make 'em happen. If you're like me, you have no shortage of ideas floating around in your head. How many of those ideas do … [Continue reading]

Top Ways to Prepare Your Home for Future Overnight Guests


It's expensive enough living in Vancouver to live in a one bedroom or bachelor apartment—a two bedroom place is practically unheard of. Strangely … [Continue reading]

Happy New Year Card Trends

Minted New Year Card Trends

Foil pressed holiday cards are really hot this year! They shimmer and shine, look amazing from every angle, and add a touch of luxury to any card … [Continue reading]

Stay Connected with Friends and Family on the Go (with Belkin Giveaway)


“I define connection as the energy that exists between people when they feel seen, heard, and valued; when they can give and receive without judgment; … [Continue reading]

Add Comforting Essential Oil Scents to your Home

Escents Zen Diffuser

You know how certain scents trigger different memories or associations in your life? The smell of chocolate chip cookies may remind you of your … [Continue reading]

Winter Self-Care

Winter Self Care

When I think about it, what I really want to do in late fall/winter is relax in a bath tub with a good book and my journal. But, what do I end up … [Continue reading]

3 Sparkling Drinks to Share Amongst Friends #SparklingHolidays

3 Sparkling Drinks to Share Amongst Friends #SparklingHolidays

Sparkling drinks make me think of celebrations shared with friends and family. It's a given that I'll spend some quality time with my family around … [Continue reading]