Posts by Selina Bakkar

Organic Chickens!

Bio: The Islamic History Project have been researching our ummah, traditions and the forgotten for some time, Nafisah Kara Founder of the site has also penned her thoughts on a recent article. Should Halal restaurants source ethical produce?  According to the Muslim Council of Britain, UK Muslims spent an estimated £5 billion on food and beverages – and the…

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The African Muslims erased from our history.

The Islamic History Project have been researching our ummah, traditions and the forgotten for some time, Nafisah Kara Founder of the site has come through again with some unique and some would say hidden history on our ummah, for Black History month we present to you ‘The African Muslims erased from history’. She is motivated…

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Playboy: Need we say more?

A) The first hijabi to…wait, did you say? Did I hear Playboy…? I’m confused. B) No, just no, it makes no sense, dawah? really? C) Noor Tagouri rocked in her interview. D) Still confused…then read and see more. Photo from Twitter First question have you read her interview? No, well we can confirm that her…

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5 P’S TO PRODUCTIVITY

Have you ever come to work or woken up in the morning with a drive to be productive and just get lots done, to achieve and progress? As the day escapes and time slips away you find you’re not even denting your to-do list and in fact your whole focus has changed? You are busy but…

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W of Health and Beauty

So you might have seen wheatgrass at juice bars around you, it’s packed with antioxidants and really great for the immune system and we all need a layer of defence during these times.  WHEATGRASS SHOTS GROW YOUR OWN Neutralises toxins in the body Help detox the liver   NYFW: THE ULTIMATE MODEST CATWALK Dear High-Horse-Hamid,…

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Co-Founder chairs a epic panel of ONLY women

Nafisa, the one who peeled her chicken nuggets as a child and cried when we didn’t let her watch the Simpsons chaired a panel for USTWO, a panel of four incredible women who have done shit that matters and makes impact.  The panel was made up of women, all women in the ‘Entrepreneurial’ world although Alex…

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Pick of the Week

So our unexpected brand of the week is Marks & Spencer, gone are the days where they were only fit to shop in for our parents. Marks & Spencers has had a revival over the years and we love the new collection. This warm Wool mix coat is my favorite.  Wool Blend Spilt Robe Coat…

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Vinegar of A to Z

    NYFW: THE ULTIMATE MODEST CATWALK Dear High-Horse-Hamid, Muslimah Dating Diaries NYFW: THE BEST OF MODEST STREET STYLE NYFW: HALIMA ADEN MAKING FASHION HISTORY NYFW: Anniesa Hasibuan AW17 Character and Colour #BeingBlackAndMuslim #NowReading The Handmaid’s Tale SHOP THE LOOK: @HIJABHILLS OFRA IS HERE IN THE UK! #beingblackandmuslim 30 Images and Tweets Organic Chickens!

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Motherhood Moments

  By Janiya Motherhood is…Tough One thing you’ve learnt since being a mother? I can give more. Can you share a funny moment you had with your child(ren) Recently my third son said he’s would like another brother because he doesn’t have enough. (He has 3 brothers and 1 sister!) A positive quote that gets you through…

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What you Packing?

Zara bags have always been a favourite for us all but Mango have really stepped up their game with designer replicas. We have picked a few Mango best sellers and our favourites. Which one do you want? MANGO NYFW: THE ULTIMATE MODEST CATWALK Dear High-Horse-Hamid, Muslimah Dating Diaries NYFW: THE BEST OF MODEST STREET STYLE NYFW: HALIMA…

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