As humans, it’s only natural for us to want what others have. I mean who wouldn’t want to be living lavishly and enjoying a life you can only dream of? We all do. Actually, I think it is OK to daydream and think about all the possibilities to get to
Ramadan Kareem dear readers! I hope you all are doing great. It has been a while since I wrote a post. Alhamdulilah, all is well and since it’s Ramadan, I thought I would post and share with you some advice for this blessed month… Here are 5 things couples can
Hello, glad to see you back again. If you are a first time visitor, welcome to my blog! Please take a look around and share your thoughts with me. 🙂 So, I’ll be starting a new series where I interview other Somali women and incorporate their thoughts and take on marriage.
A couple of weeks ago, an acquaintance of mine and I were talking and she informed me about lying to her husband. She said that “I lied to him, withheld information and I am not really sure if I should apologize and tell him the truth?” After drilling her about
After the honeymoon stage, things can be a bit on the boring side. You and your spouse are probably over the ‘getting to know each other phase’ and now are sailing through a set schedule. So, your day-to-day lives can be pretty predictable. If you are in the West, you
So, you are ready to marry, huh? You and bae have been going out for a while and now you’re considering settling down but aren’t sure about what you may be getting yourself into. Or perhaps you are on the lookout for a spouse and need a little guidance as
Dear Somali Brother: I hope that in reading this, you find points you can take away and apply to your marriage. Perhaps there are a few things on this list that you may already be doing and some that you may need to work/improve on. Hopefully, you become more aware
وَمِنْ آيَاتِهِ أَنْ خَلَقَ لَكُمْ مِنْ أَنْفُسِكُمْ أَزْوَاجًا And among His signs is this, that He created for you mates from among yourselves… Quran, 30:21 Hey Girls! The following list is what has been taught to me to be the essential ways to thrive in a matrimony as a wife.
For those of us who are married, we all know that marriage isn’t easy. A lot of the times, you find yourself disagreeing with your spouse over the smallest things. You may often find yourselves fighting over things that are unrelated and irrelevant to the actual problem or issue you’re
Hello from the other side! I must’ve made this blog a hundred times… Lol JK! Hello and welcome to my blog. My name is Sahra. I am a Midwestern girl whose roots are soiled in East Africa. Both my parents are from Somalia and we migrated to the States while