Author: Mariam

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hijab fashion

What is a burkini?

Everyone is commenting and speculating and pondering the "burkini ban" in some areas in France. I think the most important thing is to try and understand what the burkini is. It's a piece of clothing that people can swim in that dries off easily when they get out of the water and…
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Food

Fresh is better than packaged

I've been tring so hard to steer clear of packaged foods. Why? Well, I noticed that I was getting sucked into my bad habit of eating nothing but junk food. It was to a point where, I'd look around and realize, I hadn't had a fresh fruit or vegetable in…
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News

Hijabtrendz featured in Chicago Magazine

It was an honor and a surprise to hear from Chicago Magazine the other day. They wanted to feature some Muslim women bloggers in the city, and came across this blog. You can read more about myself and other fearless females doing their own unique things by heading over to…
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behind the screen

Don’t let go of your imagination

There is one thing I wish more people would appreciate, and that's using your imagination. Not just to come up with new ideas and businesses and inventions.. but for yourself. Do you remember playing dress up as a kid? Pretending you were a mermaid or a cowgirl? As we get…