The Birthday of the Orphan Who Adopted the World

A blessed and joyous celebration of the birth of Prophet Mohamed (pbuh) to one and all! Here's a quick understanding on the historical context of the prophet's birthday, and his name's many spellings!

This Summer on Periscope – #MsHalaTravels

I'm finally taking a legit vacation after two long years. Sure, I'll be going home to San Francisco but through Italy and New York! Woohoo! Thus throughout the summer, I'll be broadcasting #MsHalaTravels live on Periscope. During the broadcast, my peeps can post questions, share the broadcasts and rewatch the broadcasts as many times as they'd like. I'll…

Happy Holidays!

From my family to all my friends and readers celebrating all over the world, may you and yours have a... Merry Christmas! Happy Hanukkah! Happy Kwanzaa! Prosperous New Year!

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…