What I am Grateful for this Month [Feb 2019]

What I am Grateful for this Month [February]   Febuary has been an insane month, for all that it’s shorter than the rest. In the past 28 days, I’ve done a few things that I’m proud of, and many more that I’d prefer had never happened at all. I’ve never bought into the idea of … Continue reading What I am Grateful for this Month [Feb 2019]

Drowning on Dry Land

This is me reaching out to the people who are in a dark space and beating themselves up about it.   Keeping your head above water can be tough. Figuring out just what is dragging you down into the water is often not straight forward and the process can take so long that despite your … Continue reading Drowning on Dry Land

Patience – A Reminder

Patience, I remind myself, as yet another month goes by where it feels like I haven’t made the progress I need to. Patience, I remind myself as I see those in front of me. Patience, I remind myself as I crumple up yet another half-finished to do list. Patience and kindness. These are the keys … Continue reading Patience – A Reminder

Celebrating World Hijab Day

In honour of World Hijab Day, I’m sharing my personal hijab story. I’ve written about hijab before in a blog post titled Why I Wear Hijab. In that, I went into brief detail about the circumstances behind my decision to begin observing the hijab as well as my attitude towards religion in general when I … Continue reading Celebrating World Hijab Day

What I Am Grateful for this Month

Gratitude - one of the secrets to living a fulfilled life. How often are we grateful? I know I could benefit from counting my blessings more often. January has been a difficult month for me. It brought with it health difficulties, the death of a friend (may Allah fill her qabr with noor) and some … Continue reading What I Am Grateful for this Month