Top 10 Posts of 2016

Thank you for an amazing 2016! I’m thankful to all of you for the support and love you have given my blog. My heart sends out a very warm Shukriya! There are big plans for 2017 and I’m excited to have all of you along on this journey. But before we start the new year, let’s look back at 2016 and the posts you loved the most!

Here’s the Top Ten of 2016 on Urdu Mom!

10. Finding Great Urdu Books for Children

Recommendations for great Urdu books for children and how to find them, in and outside of Pakistan. Read here.

9. How to teach Urdu to Kids

Tips and resources on how to teach Urdu to kids in fun ways. Read here.

(Considering this post was published on Dec 29, 2016, I have high hopes for this one)

8. My Urdu Story

My Urdu story and where I get my love of Urdu from. Read here.

7. Desi Dinner Planning: Host a Stress-Free “Dawat-of-the-year”

Tips to host a stress-free dinner along with menu ideas. Read here.

6. Moharram from my Childhood

Sharing memories of Moharram from my childhood. Read here.

5. Ae Dil Hai Mushkil: The Good, The OK, and the Ugly

Review of “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil”, covering the Good, the OK and the Ugly. Read here.

4. My All Pakistani Wedding

Sharing memories and pictures from my All Pakistani Wedding. Read here.

3. 14 Tips to Visit a Newborn: Desi Edition

Some tips especially for desis to visit a newborn. Read here.

2. Janaan: Movie Review

Review of the Pakistani movie “Janaan”. Read here.

1. Twelve Things That Happen at a Desi Party

This has been the most popular post of 2016 and miraculously people have not stopped inviting me! Read this satirical piece on 12 things that happen at a desi party here.


So this was my wrap up of the ten most popular posts on the blog in 2016! Hope you enjoyed this trip down memory lane. Which one of these did you enjoy the most? What more would you like to read on the blog? I always love hearing from you!