The Best Dresses Ever! eshakti.com

I guess I am on a roll. Everybody seemed to really like the harem pants review I wrote so I wanted to keep the ball rolling with another post on one of the best companies for modest fashion that also caters to plus sized women. This shout out goes to eshakti.com.  I came across e-…

Best Summer Pants Ever! harempants.com

If you haven’t noticed by now, I am a practicing Muslim and part of my practice is dressing modestly and observing hijab. This can present a little bit of a challenge when the summer months roll around and the temperature soars. This year I decided to abandon my time-honored tradition of hiding indoors and waiting for…

Eid Mubarak

I don’t have to tell you how rough this Ramadan has been for the ummah. Let me just say I have never felt more connected to the woes and worries of my fellow Muslims all over the world than I did this year. Part of that feeling I can accredit to participating in Launch Good’s Ramadan…

Ramadan Reflection: Violence

I wanted to take this moment to encourage you to think about those who are suffering in silence during this blessed month. Not just the poor and those who are fleeing war or famine, but those who can’t flee and whose suffering is often invisible to us.  It goes without saying that domestic violence is…

Ramadan Reflection: Good Food

“Eat of the good things which We have provided for you.” (Quran 2:172)  “Eat of what is lawful and wholesome on the earth.” (Quran 2:168) I went to the shop to buy sugar this weekend. In the aisle of my grocery store I was confronted by an interesting choice. There were two packets of sugar….