Quick update

Hey guys! Sorry I haven’t been posting often, let me give you a quick update on what’s been happening. I’ve been so busy with life! My husband, my sister, and a group of my really close friends have been graduating college the last couple of weeks, so I have been celebrating all their accomplishments. Congrats…

MOTD (makeup of the day)

Hey guys!!! Here is a quick makeup look, let me know what you guys think and if y’all would like more makeup looks. The details to this look are posted below: Foundation: Maybelline Fit me –  Shade 330 Concealer: LA Girl Pro – warm honey  Eyebrows: Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow wiz & Brow definer (both…

My intro to motherhood

When I used to think of pregnancy I used to automatically think of the excruciating pain of labor. I didn’t realize how amazing of a journey it was until I experienced it for myself. Pregnancy is one of those things you have to experience for yourself in order to truly understand what I’m talking about….

OOTD

Hey guys! Sorry that I’ve been MIA for a little while.  Here is a quick OOTD featuring my new favorite hijab. My hijab is from Amara, if you haven’t heard about them make sure you go and check them out. They have amazing hijabs, the colors are stunning. Plus they have a ‘Somalia’ hijab, which…

Intersectionality

in·ter·sec·tion·al·i·ty (noun) the interconnected nature of social categorizations such as race, class, and gender as they apply to a given individual or group, regarded as creating overlapping and interdependent systems of discrimination or disadvantage. ↑↑↑ That is the dictionary definition of intersectionality. Intersectionality in simpler terms is me; a black Muslim woman. The concept of…

Outfit Of The Day

Hi guys! Here is a quick look at my OOTD Hijab: is from a random Somali shop Bomber jacket: Forever21 Gray t-shirt: Target Skirt: Boohoo Shoes: Converse

Self-care

In an earlier post I mentioned that I studied psychology. Alhamdulilah I’ve been blessed to work in the field that I studied. The mental health field is very challenging, but can be very rewarding. I get to help individuals help themselves, and change their lives for the better everyday. As much as I enjoy the…

Cash me on my blog, how bow dah?

So, now that you’re here, let me tell you a little about myself. If you personally know me, you know I can talk for days about anything (really, I can), but I never know what to say about myself.  Let me tell you about some things that come to mind. Let’s start with my education….