NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 28: (L-R) Carey Hart, Willow Sage Hart, recording artist Pink, and Judith Moore attend the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Madison Square Garden on January 28, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

How Pink’s Grammy Performance Inspired This Muslim Mom

Dear Pink, Though you didn’t take home a Grammy award, you took home a #goals award, and here’s why: You showed up in a show-stopping dress and with a husband at your side and your kids in hand, you created the perfect family photo. It was one of those classic “Instagram vs. reality” shots, where one…


Muslim Girl’s Very Own Leah Vernon Takes Adidas

From a pool of talented artists in the Detroit area, Muslim Girl’s Leah Vernon was chosen to be featured in an ad promoting Adidas’ EQT line. Take a look at what she’s been keeping hush-hush since June, when the brand contacted her to participate. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Leah V (@lvernon2000) The…


Kneeling to Stand Up for What You Believe In

Written by Amal Matan In the NFL’s preseason of  2016, following a summer strewn with prolific, violent public incidents of police brutality, Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid of the San Francisco 49ers knelt in protest during the U.S. national anthem. What Kaepernick said after the game was a protest of words, a moral stand that…


7 Books for Children to Read This Ramadan

Last year I compiled a list of beautiful Ramadan books for children. Since then, many new books came out written by Muslim authors. Here are some below. Perfect to add to your library this Ramadan! 1. “I Will Not Clean My Room” by Saharish Arshad “Musa’s mom asks him to clean his room. Instead, he decides…


30 Outfits in 30 Days of Ramadan: Day 5

We’re now on Day 5! Today’s outfit features one of our favorite color schemes — pink and khaki green. The khaki green Cali T-shirt and jacket are perfect layers for the breezy evenings we’ve been having lately. We paired these with simple chinos. For the hijab, we have one literally everyone seems to be wearing, the…

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6 Refreshing Dessert Ideas for Ramadan

It’s Ramadan. So obviously we are all watching the Food Network and browsing food blogs, right? Last year I compiled a list of refreshing drinks for Ramadan and it was one of the most popular articles of the year! So let’s talk about desserts this Ramadan. Here are my favorite desserts that are both refreshing…