My Go-To Hair Oil

I have never been incredibly invested in the maintenance of what I was blessed with in terms of hair and skin. I only ever bothered with basic upkeep- like washing my face with a face wash that suited me well, and shampooing and conditioning my hair with a pair that worked for me. While my […]

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Hidden Pearls Hijabs- A Review

Anyone who knows me well knows I am a hijab hoarder. I love owning hijabs in all different colours and fabrics. So when I received a package from Hidden Pearls, a hijab brand I had always intended to order from, I was very excited! I opened the package to find two beautiful hijabs from Hidden […]

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DIY Exfoliant

Exfoliation is an essential part of a skincare routine. Proper exfoliation is key to removing the barrier of dead-skin cells that collect over our skins over time. This clogs pores and prevents moisturizers and other skin care products from reaching deep into the skin, hence reducing their efficacy. Exfoliation helps get rid of this layer […]

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The Nail Polish Struggle

You’re getting ready for a party and decided to put some nail polish on. You come back home a little later than you thought, still haven’t prayed your night prayer, and need to make wudu. But, you can’t. I mean, you can, but it won’t count since you have nail polish on. So now you […]

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Chicken and Bread Bake

A few days ago I shared pictures of a ‘Chicken and Bread Bake’ that my mother made, and was asked to share the recipe. The recipe credit actually goes to a friend of my mother’s from whom my mother learned the recipe herself a few years ago. I hope you guys try it and enjoy […]

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Hobby Talk

Growing up, whenever I was asked about my ‘hobbies’, I never had to think before I said ‘reading’. The love for reading was something my parents instilled in me very early on, and it has been a love that has continued without ever fading. I still love and enjoy curling up with a good book, […]

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My Love Affair with the Gharara

My love affair with the gharara started a very long time ago. Brides always wore them and looked beautiful. My mother wore it for her wedding. It has always been the go-to dress to wear at weddings. The gharara is a beautiful dress and one that I absolutely adore. If prepared in the traditional way, […]

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