Episode 16 Interview with Halima Hagi-Mohamed a young Somali- American Author

I’m so excited to share this episode with you guys, i love to read new books and had the chance to read a book called Amilah by a young Somali American sister named Halima Hagi-Mohamed. Halima was born in Nairobi, Kenya to Somali parents. She has been writing since the age of twelve. She got her start on story sharing …

FousiaEpisode 16 Interview with Halima Hagi-Mohamed a young Somali- American Author

The First Muslim Women’s Day

Today is Muslim Women’s Day, and it is a time to share the stories, work, and the achievements of Muslim women. So where better than to start with the woman who inspired me to always keep learning and growing? I was raised by an amazing woman who always encouraged us to do our best in all the parts of our …

FousiaThe First Muslim Women’s Day

Episode 15 Homeschooling with Hana from the Pepper and Pine website and YouTube channel

I had the pleasure of interviewing Hana from the Pepper and Pine website and YouTube channel on the show and we had a great conversation about Her homeschool journey, Tips for parents who are considering home schooling, The challenges of homeschool and being a parent Her Youtube Channels Pepper and Pine as well as Homeschooling for Muslims. Her love of crafting …

FousiaEpisode 15 Homeschooling with Hana from the Pepper and Pine website and YouTube channel

013 – End of 2016 Reflections with My Sister

This year is finally over its been an insane year. I pray that the next year is full of excellent health, happiness and knowledge for you. A big thank you to everyone that appeared, listened, commented, encouraged the podcast. InshaAllah many more episodes will be coming out in 2017 and I cant wait to keep growing the podcast. This episode …

Fousia013 – End of 2016 Reflections with My Sister

Balance, balance, balance

Life is one big balancing act. Balancing you emotions, your family vs work, even time with your friends all while still being able to worship. As moms we have to sometimes balance our wish to do more ibadah i.e extra Prayers, more  supplications etc. with raising our kids and taking care of our home. Every little bit counts, You will …

FousiaBalance, balance, balance

Mommy Burnout: What is it? and 4 simple tips to help you cope

If you have a child there will be times you have Mommy Burnout. The simple fact is that being a mom in today’s world whether you’re a stay at home mom, or a working mom there are many responsibilities placed on our shoulders that our husbands even while working are not put through. Dr. Sears says, “Mommy burnout happens when …

FousiaMommy Burnout: What is it? and 4 simple tips to help you cope

Dear Laundry, I HATE YOU

Growing up I never really had a problem with laundry, My mother did it all when we were younger and when we became old enough old we(the big kids) had days, than later on my brother became the defacto laundry man. He did the whole houses laundry and everyone put away their own clothes. Now that I have my own …

FousiaDear Laundry, I HATE YOU

Embracing Your Gifts

A while ago I was listening to a lecture on YouTube, and the speaker said how we’re all created with a special gift and our inability to share our gift with others is like turning your back on your God Given Talents. Ever since I was a young girl I worried more about the gifts that I wasn’t blessed with …

FousiaEmbracing Your Gifts