I have no doubt that each story you read will leave you inspired to find small acts of kindness of your own to bestow on your friends and family.
Almost every woman I know has suffered a miscarriage at least once in her life. Unfortunately, it’s commonality oftentimes transforms this emotionally devastating experience into something ordinary and even a negligible “side-effect” of trying to conceive. I hope my conversation with Haadia Begum, who shares her painful experience surrounding her miscarriage, will help emphasize the continued need for compassion and support for any woman that has suffered a miscarriage.
Salaam lovely ladies. So this is the final part of my conversation with Sofina Begum, which focused primarily on her marriage. Today, I share with you the countless ways a wife can encourage love and friendship with her husband, while living with her in-laws. I want to thank Sofina for sharing her story with us. […]
This is the second part of my conversation with Sofina Begum. Continuing our discussion, Sofina describes how life has been since getting married and moving with her in-laws, the challenges she’s faced and how she has managed to live in harmony in a joint family. If you haven’t read Part 1, here is the link: Why I […]
Let’s face it. We, women, have perfected the art of communication. We’re good at noticing subtleties and the faintest of gestures during conversations. We know when silence is best. But not merely that! We also create the best support systems! We’re the first ones to show up at our bestie’s house when she’s had a […]
You know what I love? I love when something we’ve created touches another soul. I love when our efforts give life to discussions in exactly the way we intended. I’m thrilled that one our readers reached out to me and graciously shared her story with us. There are many precious gems hidden in her story. I am in awe of how someone […]
I’m so glad I had a chance to speak with Sadia Begum and share her story with you! Sadia’s experience will resonate with hundreds of newly weds who find themselves in a new city, without any friends or family. A moment that should be one of the most exciting times of your life, newlywed life can often […]
What happens when her goals and ambitions don’t exactly align with her husband’s goals? What happens when a husband and wife find it difficult to meet half way? The moment when a wife realizes that her husband doesn’t have any goals or ambitions at all! I recently I had the most interesting conversation with a sister who has been married […]
Everyone knows; marriage is a stressful event. There’s no denying it. Add moving to a new city to that equation and you’re left with one terrified bride! I recently had the opportunity to speak with Nafisa Begum, a lovely young woman, who relocated to a different city after her wedding. She was generous enough to share her insights and feelings surrounding her experience. We […]
My conversation with Maria Begum was such a humbling experience! Her courage, resilience and practical approach to life made her one of my favorite people to interview. She’s helped me look at life from a completely different perspective. I hope her wisdom continues to inspire through generations to come! Maria Begum is a 55 […]