Be Like Shabana. Be a Beggar for Life

Be Like Shabana. Be a #BeggarForLife. Yesterday's funeral services for our sister and friend Shabana Patel was bittersweet. We gathered amongst hundreds from many communities to support her children and honor her life. We hugged, wept, smiled and laughed remembering her warm hugs, tears, smiles and laughter. Shabana always deemed herself a #BeggarForLife as she…

The First Day of Spring

HAPPY MOMMY'S DAY MAMA!! Love you, miss you, can't wait to hug you, kiss you Insha'Allah!! xoxoxox

Valentine’s Day… Who Cares?!

After reading Dean Obeidallah's hilarious piece with regards to Valentine's Day, I figured I'd include my perspective in the mix. I LOVE chocolates... who doesn't right? I enjoy flowers, we have them in our house all the time. I was raised to always express my love and appreciation to my family and friends. However, I…