Peace & Purification Project

Welcome to the Peace & Purification Project! Here, you and I both, are on the road to self-improvement through simple projects that establish A) Peace and B) Purification. Now these might include practical, spiritual, mental or even social objectives. But the goal is to simplify realistic methods to cleanse ourselves and establish a sense of…

How the KonMari Method falls in-step with the ideal Muslim lifestyle.

Picture this. A spacious closet. Seeing your entire wardrobe in drawer in one glance. A clutter free corner in every corner. Having only what you want and need and nothing more. That’s the fantasy played by the infamous KonMari Method. If you’ve just joined in on the latest and greatest home organization hoo haa, this is what…

Flip-side: non-Hijabi

Not so long ago, I was on the other side, the seemingly greener one. The one where women run through the fields with shiny locks of hair chasing behind in the wind. Otherwise known as, non-hijabi… a Muslim girl or woman who prefers to dress without a head covering and/ or less modestly in a…

It’s A Hijab Homie

Hijab. A top covering topic that has sinister implications lately. And I’m not talking about nonzeez*. I’m talking about Muslims. Among our own kind, its led people to believe that one who practices hijab is a fanatic or trying to up themselves on the social scale, or tell non-covering Muslimas around them, “We’re better than you.”…