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Wistfulness be gone

I’m always relieved when I go to another mother’s home and see a little mess here and a little mess there. 476 more words

Layali Webzine


AllahuAkbar. The journey begins. I am trying to get use to breathing in niqab.At times I catch myself taking deep breaths than I normally would do in hijab.


What is life

What comes to mind when someone asks you to reflect on life? More than likely, you will think of your family, home, career, friends and accomplishments. 526 more words

Muslim Women

Tips to avoid portion distortion

It isn’t new information that portions today are larger than they’ve ever been. Compared to 20 years ago, portion sizes have doubled or even tripled in size. 746 more words

Muslim Women

Book review: 'Wonder'

“Kinder than is necessary. Because it’s not enough to be kind. One should be kinder than needed.”
― R.J. Palacio, Wonder 375 more words

Layali Webzine

Eid al- Fitr: Celebrating the end of Ramadan

 After a month of fasting, prayer, and recitation, follows Eid… it as an ever festive day, starting with a morning prayer that is usually held outdoors, one must traditionally arrive by foot and recite… 358 more words

Muslim Living

Spicy stewed tomatoes

Spicy stewed tomatoes, better known as bandora maqlīyya in Arabic, is a classic dish I grew up eating and continue to enjoy to this day. 261 more words

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