4th Anniversary Getaway

My husband, Ahmed, and I’s 4th anniversary was on July 8th. So we went on a weekend getaway to Palm Springs, CA. Where we spent most of our time driving, getting coffee, swimming, lounging, and of course, eating. It was a nice, relaxing break from reality. The first day we stayed […]

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One-Third of Ramadan

Ten days of Ramadan have come and gone. I find myself with a whole new understanding of my relationship with Allah (swt) and Islam. I owe it all to Yasmin Mogahed’s book Reclaim Your Heart (Only $9.99 on Amazon for Kindle). It really is a guide or a how-to on […]

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Introducing Ramadan Ramblings

Introducing Ramadan Ramblings. I decided to do something new this Ramadan to kind of help myself stay on track and maybe offer some sort of entertainment for those long (hot) hours. I’m going to do exactly what the title implies, ramble. Ramble about the new recipes I tried, ramble about […]

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Her Journey

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I absolutely hate when men pick on how a certain woman chooses to wear her hijab.  At least she’s wearing it.  Who are they to say we can’t be fashionable while wearing hijab?  If this is our connection and journey with hijab, what makes you think you can downplay our […]

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