Diary of a Hijabi Mommy

life and times of one hijabi mommy as she treads parenting, managing a home and a career

That Moment When …

I am not a big fan of politics or politicians and I had never imagined I would even make any effort to meet a politician or leader like this but when I found out he is in the neighborhood I knew I had to grab my camera and give it a shot. I am so glad I did!

October 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

5 Lessons from the story of Prophet Yusuf (A.S.)

We have all heard or read the story of Prophet Yusuf A.S. many times; here are five important lessons to be learnt from the beautiful story. When Yusuf A.S. narrated … Continue reading

January 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Featured at Ramsha Rose

Thank you Ramsha for featuring my reflections on hijab on your website.  Read the full post here  

April 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

When I need solitude…

If you have not figured it out by now, let me tell you again how much I love visiting the Toronto Botanical Gardens when I need some “me” time just … Continue reading

March 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

39 Lessons I Learned In My 30’s

I discovered my first silver hair on my 30th birthday while washing my face, the way I shrieked at that sent my hubby running to my rescue thinking I have … Continue reading

January 21, 2016 · 36 Comments

Wake up

It took me a lot of courage to write this blog post. However I can not even begin to imagine the courage of the family who decided to jump on … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment