Day Five: The Digital Detox Begins!

SO I was sitting in the mosque during Jummah the other day when I noticed a group of women sitting in front of me, bunching together. It was particularly packed that day and there were a lot of new faces because we had a guest imam giving the sermon. Suddenly, one of them raises her... Continue Reading →


Day Two: Finding My Stride

Recently I have become a little obsessed with my body. To be more specific, I am obsessed with my health. In college, I was close with a staff member who went on Hajj twice during the course of my studies. Each time she would take weeks before the arduous trip to train. She would go... Continue Reading →

Day One: Plan Your Work

My mother's favorite pieceĀ of adviceĀ is "plan your work and work your plan". Everything, according to her, can be overcome if you simply have a well thought out plan and stick to it. Personally, I have always been a much more fluid person. I adapt easily to change and even seek it out if things seem... Continue Reading →

Ramadan Countdown Begins Tonight

This is not a drill everybody! If you don't know then let me remind you that we are only one month away from the start of Ramadan; that blessed guest that arrives every year. Somehow, every year, I am always surprised when it arrives and overwhelmed by the time it leaves. Like many of you... Continue Reading →

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