I've written a lot about my interests, but I feel like I've left out the most important part of my life... My family! I am blessed to have a wonderful, loving family; my husband, HD, and our two wonderful boys, Tom and Jerry. Tom is six going on to sixteen, he likes to be heard, … Continue reading Tom & Jerry, London Designer Outlet and More
'Tadpole's Promise' is a children's book about love. I first came across this last year, when my five year old brought it home in his school book bag. Where the willow meets the water a tadpole met a caterpillar. They gazed into each other's tiny eyes... ...and fell in love. She was his beautiful rainbow, … Continue reading ‘Tadpole’s Promise’ – A Bittersweet Love Story
One of the worst qualities about myself is that I get really passionate about something for a few days (or weeks or months), but then lose interest when something new comes along. I mean to the point of obsession, where I will think about it and work on it, in every spare second that I … Continue reading Embroidery Inspired by a ‘Mystery’ Stitch
When I say I have an interest in Engineering... It's actually a bit more than that. I have a BSc and MSc in Engineering. It was my chosen career path, not by chance, but by choice. I love Engineering. I'm fascinated by how things work. When I was ten or eleven our karaoke machine stopped … Continue reading If Engineers Are Nerds, Then Nerds Must Be Cool!
Hello! Today I'm very excited to be sharing with you my own recipe. I learnt how to cook through trial and error, and this is my most-cooked dish. I like to cook freestyle, by taste, but have tried to quantify this as best as I could. Preparation time: 30 minutes Cooking time: 1 hour Ingredients … Continue reading Authentic Home-Made Chicken Curry: Recipe
Hello lovelies, We've all purchased make-up that has ended up in the back of the drawer for one reason or another. I want to share ways that you can get the most out of your unused products. Today I will be focusing on lip products. The MUA lipsticks below (top to bottom) are in the … Continue reading Making Make-up Work: Lips
Hello my Creative Cherubs, Years ago, when I first tried chocolate brownies, it was love at first taste. I was on a mission to find the "best ever chocolate brownies", so that's what I searched on the internet, and I came across this recipe by Orlando Murrin. They are honestly the best brownies I have … Continue reading Best Ever Chocolate Brownies
Hello my Creative Cherubs! If you love to "bling up" plain clothes, then read on...
Hello! Thanks for stopping by my blog 🙂 As you may or may not be able to tell from my blog name, I love all things creative and my name is Latifa... Hence Creatifa! Ta-da! My interests are makeup, cooking, baking, sewing, embroidery, and engineering. I've always wondered how things work and how I can … Continue reading Hello and Welcome!