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Food

Soy chorizo and eggs for a tasty combo

I've always been a fan of soy chorizo when I get it at a local brunch place. Finding it in the grocery store, I figured... hey I'll cook it myself and save some money! I cooked the soy chorizo in a tad bit of olive oil (you don't need any oil,…
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behind the screen

Hijabtrendz takes on Los Angeles

I recently took a quick weekend trip to California with my husband and another couple. It was an adults only vacation and the first time I've traveled overnight with my husband far away without the kids. At first, I was a bit nervous and apprehensive, but when I saw the…
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Beauty

Beautiful skin just a smoothie away

I do it all the time. Binge on junk food. And I'm sure I'm not alone. My biggest problem is when it's almost that time of the month. I feel extremely sluggish, tired and bloated. So I do what I know I shouldn't, I add to the bloating by eating…
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Beauty

Hijabtrendz secret tip for dry skin

You're in a rush to head out the door. Luckily you remember to wear a matching hijab, and throw on some decent shoes. But, it's winter and the air is dry... and when you look up in the mirror as your driving to work... you see that peeling flaking skin on your face. There is no time to go back up to the house and find some lotion to slather on.
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Abayas

Dolce and Gabbana abaya nothing new

There have been many companies that focused on couture and luxury abayas and scarves, including high end designers like Yves Saint Laurent, Christian Dior and Nina Ricci. I wrote about them back in 2009 when it was first becoming a thing and they showed at Paris Fashion Week. Then in 2010 Harrod's began carrying Abayas made by the Beljafla sisters.