Lifestyle

Aug

20

Lifestyle

DIY dua book

“And your lord said: “invoke me and ask me for anything and I will respond to your invocation” (Surah Ghaafir 40:60) Allah encourages us to make dua and supplication for anything and everything. When I say everything I mean literally ...

Jul

18

Home Design & Improvement

10 Beautiful Islamic Calligraphy Wall Decor

We love decorating our homes with picture frames and whatnots. However, as Muslims, we most likely want to minimize, if not totally remove, all the decors that has human and animal figures in them. For this post, we have compiled ...

Jun

17

Let's Eat OutMuslim YouthThe Hijabi

The Fasting Challenge

Last 2013, one of my college best friends, Sol, who is a Christian joined me for fasting for one day during Ramadhan. At first, I was skeptical about her joining me. As she would say, it was one of the items in ...

Jun

08

Cooking 101

Cooking 101: A Blast of Color Salad

Today’s recipe is for health-conscious and color-loving hijabis and ladies out there. Surely this Radicchio, Peach and Cherry Summer Salad will make your day colorful and full of glee. I am not sure though if the ingredients are available within ...

Jun

01

Home Design & Improvement

Home Design: Between White and Everything Else

The greatest tip anybody can give you about designing your home is, “When you don’t know which color to use, paint everything in white.” Why? When you choose white as the base or background, it is always easier to mix ...

May

18

Cooking 101

Cooking 101: Apple Almond Tart

If you have a sweet tooth like me, you would totally love today’s recipe, apple almond tart. What’s nice about this tart is that it is made from natural and organic products. Indeed, it is a thumbs up for everyone. ...

May

14

Lifestyle

2 Must-Have Apps for Techie Hijabis

  Admit it, you too cannot live a day without being semi-permanently attached to your smartphone. Our days cannot start without checking notifications in our Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter apps. We do not touch our food without taking first a ...

May

13

Muslim YouthPersonal DevelopmentReflections

On Living My Own Story

My name is Najmah. I’m 21 years old. Today, I want to share with you my story about what it feels like giving up the things people expect from me to do the things I love. This is about living ...

May

11

Home Design & Improvement

Home Design: A Serene Apartment

This is a 55 square-meter apartment in Gothenburg. The almost all-white space gives off a feeling of serenity, calmness and purity. I just love how the furnishings contrast the white background. source

May

08

LifestyleTravelogue

Marrakech: #1 Best Destination in the World for 2015

Together with three other Asian cities, Siem Reap, Istanbul and Hanoi, Marrakech topped the list of best destinations for the 2015 Travellers’ Choice Awards by Trip Advisor. Marrakech, or Marrakesh, is the fourth largest city of Morocco. It is a ...