Month: November 2015

Fall fashion

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Fall fashion

Hope everyone had a lovely thanksgiving holiday! I don’t know where the time has flown this year, I can’t believe it’s almost December already! This fashion post can almost be a fall/winter post. This year, it seems that skinny jeans are heading out and making way for more modest fit pants like flare jeans and palazzo pants. I do tend to dress more comfortably so … Read More Fall fashion

Why Islam means to peace to me

Undoubtedly the recent cowardly attacks perpetrated by a bunch of cowards has caught our attention this past week. Muslims for the umpteenth time are being questioned why are we not condemning these attacks? The media does not want to cover our side of the story, the side of the peace loving Muslims who do not believe that aimless violence is the answer. No one … Read More Why Islam means to peace to me

Praying for others/ making dua for others)

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Praying for others/ making dua for others)

These past few weeks have been full of hardships for some of my closest and dearest people in my life. I have been helpless to change their situations physically but have been praying for them as much as I can. We must believe that our duas (prayers) will be answered, either in this life or in the Hereafter. Allah (swt) has sent down in … Read More Praying for others/ making dua for others)

Jealousy

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Jealousy

The “green eyed” monster, jealousy is one of those very self destructive emotions.  It is also something that can be hard to avoid given how ubiquitous others lives are plastered all over our various social media accounts. One touch or click and we get to see someone taking an exotic vacation or wearing the latest designer goods or has the perfect family and we … Read More Jealousy