I asked some parents why they consider Medical the only suitable profession for their daughter and based on their answers and as the sister of a doctor (so all answers are based on facts), I am going to bust some myths today which you may have had for doctors Continue reading Forcing Your Daughter To Become A Doctor? Think Again!
The woman with the coolest job ever to be featured in my “Women Working in Unconventional Roles” is Hina Jafri. When she told me she was an investigator, I immediately jumped with glee.
Hina is a certified fraud investigator. Click on the link to read more about this amazing Pakistani detective! Continue reading Breaking Stereotypes: Meet A Female Pakistani Detective
We women get a lot of useless stuff in Jahez. I remember there is a store in my mother’s house which was filled with electronics appliances, crockery, and all the tid bits of jahez since I was a teenager
Most of the stuff in Jahez ends up in stores of the in laws or stays packed as every couple has their own lifestyle, storage space
Continue reading Jahez: The Life Changing Custom of Clutter and Chaos
We women have to do domestic labour twice as more than men. In most of the houses, a woman is the first to wake up and the last one to go to sleep. There is no shame in doing housework. The trouble arises when one single woman is expected to look after the minutest things of the whole family which not only comprises of husband and children but sometimes can include parent in laws and siblings as well (in case of a joint family).
Continue reading Patriarchy And The Vicious Cycle of Never Ending Housework
The best part about this year’s giveaway is that my giveaway which was previously only focused for my Pakistani readers; this year will have two winners: One from Pakistan and one from Australia as this year I have got a lot of followers from Australia as well
Continue reading Fourth Blog Anniversary Giveaway!
It seems after the phenomenal success of Gone Girl, every writer is trying to cash on dysfunctional husband wife relationships that is why I sensed some of the characteristics of “Gone Girl” in the plot of “The Girl On The Train” and it’s the same case in this book. All these books could have been written by the same writer but they are not and this book seems to be heavily inspired by Gone Girl and The Girl On The Train.
Continue reading Is it Another “Girl On The Train”? A Book Review of The Wife Between Us
I asked her to do what we do when we are angry. She took three deep breaths and recited a prayer we Muslims recite for anger.
Now she was more calmer. I asked her why she was angry. She said because when Z (my two month old) cries at night, I NEVER stop her from screaming but I am not allowing her to make noise. I was surprised and finally understood where her anger was coming from.
Continue reading Learn To Control Your Child’s Tantrum Using Positive Parenting Techniques
Rarely you find a makeup product that solves a problem you have been encountering for ages. This stamp eyeliner just does that. It turns people like us with shaky hands into pros for creating winged eye liner. This stamp winged … Continue reading Winged Eyeliner Made Easy: Thin Lizzy Perfect Wing Eyeliner Stamp
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If you analyze the Prophet’s (P.B.U.H) behavior with his wives, you would be shocked to discover that it is completely opposite to what we teach men these days. That is why for this Valentine’s day I am sharing this story of the love between the Prophet (P.B.U.H) and his wife. This is the story of how Tayammum came out to be as a substitute for Wudhu (Islamic ablution) and the reason behind this is the love of a husband for his wife Subhan Allah!
Continue reading A True Valentine Story: The Story of Tayammum