Sara Fashola

‘ I know how you feel’

Actually, you don’t. A lot of times, we hear people say this to us or maybe we are the ones who say it to other people. When someone is feeling or going through something, it is important to know that we can never know how ‘they’ are feeling. We might know how ‘it’ feels to […]

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Going back

Have you ever met anyone who is on a weight loss program? Have you ever put yourself on a weight loss program?, made a decision to exercise at least once a day? decided to wear the hijab?, resolved to reciting the Qur’an everyday?, made a mental note to be nicer to your boss and co […]

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criticism

A lot of people say they don’t mind being criticized as long as it is ‘constructive’. I am one of those people. But even as much as we know that everyone would not always agree with the choices we make and that no matter how much we think we are correct, someone would say we […]

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Monday evenings…

Today, I learnt that Brunei is always hot and wet! Sure you are wondering how that is blog worthy? I met two sisters from Brunei today and while we walked home from our Arabic class together, I learnt a few things about them and where they are from. Yes!, I enrolled in an Arabic class […]

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Finding that balance…

whosoever puts his trust in Allah shall have no fear nor grief’   I have always used this ayah as a reference whenever I find myself in a dilemma or any difficult situation. However today, I understood the depth of this verse; especially the part of fear and grief.   First of all tawaqqul means […]

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