Sunday, 31 December 2017

Get organized with your New Year Resolutions!

Having lots of New Year resolutions and feeling overwhelmed? Not sure where to start and feel like you are lost with no resolutions or directional change for the new year? Don't worry, this post may help you get a little more organized with your resolutions or direction.

Sunday, 8 October 2017

Architectural Vibes

We were blessed this year to have a warm fall and a few sunny days. We got to work, seeking new adventures using our google maps and zooming in to interesting areas.

Thursday, 24 August 2017

Tight Knit Syria S/S Lookbook

We had the honour of being part of Tight Knit Syria's look book photoshoot for their Spring/Spring collection! Tight Knit Syria is a non-profit organization with beautiful and intricate designs providing work to Syrian refugees. Read our previous interview with TKS here.

~ Here are some super rad self-timed shots ~

Monday, 26 June 2017

Plant a Photo - Toronto's Diptych Photography Studio

Ey, Toronto creatives! If you don't know about this place you're going to want to. With plant-iful of possibilities for creativity,  Diptych Studio has a historic vibe, a lot of room, equipment and YAS, plants, for any creative production or event. 

We had a blast taking self-timed pictures in their raw moments at Diptych Studio to show our experience and the interior of the space.

Monday, 5 June 2017

Chasing The Light - Ontario's Manitoulin Island

A weekend spent in Manitoulin Island filled with stargazing, adventures and more at Gordon's Park. We visited this beautiful area in its raw beauty in the fall. Yet, we are sharing this with you today because a visit to this island is a must in the beautiful summer heat! The perfect time for a road trip is now...

Thursday, 11 May 2017

Crowdfunding tips + (BEWARE of Crowdfund Social Scam!)

Hi readers! New or returning readers, happy that you landed on this page. We have taken a long break because of the launch of Scoria World, new yoga brand inspired by children's imaginations on Kickstarter. But WE ARE BACK!! Self-timed features, adventure and more will be coming soon. As the Kickstarter campaign is now over and successfully funded, I am more than happy to share with the world all I learned in hopes that it helps someone who is going through the same journey.

Saturday, 4 March 2017

Scoria's Instagram Pre-Kickstarter Giveaway!

Hey 'all, it's been a while. Super sorry, as many projects are in the works. Yara has been working on bringing you an awesome project on Kickstarter! Scoria is launching on Kickstarter March 29th with three biodegradable yoga mat designs inspired by children's imaginations, complimentary legging designs, and a couple of t-shirts. You don't want to miss on this pre-Kickstarter giveaway! A chance to win all these amazing play-meets-mindfulness goodies.

Tuesday, 31 January 2017

CaraWonga's Sustainable Carpet ~ DIY Fun

CaraWonga carpets, there is so much to say about you!

CaraWonga Carpet in a beautiful interior space - by selftimers blog

What a beautiful way to combine architectural design and textile patterns.  We found these carpets to be the perfect investment for any home. Your plants will love you for adding some colour, your indoor natural light will welcome these patterns with happy light rays and your busy self will thank you for setting up a space that can help you slow down, read, or take some relaxation time for yourself.

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

"Life" - Art & Snow

Jude and I wanted to make quick art with Arabic calligraphy and we got a little excited about taking pictures of it. When we aren't being hermits at home in this freezing Canadian weather, this is what we do -- we go outside for an adventure that only lasts a little while until we run back inside for warmth and comfort.

Photogrpahy by: Khaled Zaky