Embodying Gratitude to Make it Big

Peace be upon you, beautiful human being! Looking back on my life, with all the struggles, the hi-highs and the lo-lows… My heart is literally bursting with gratitude. And so, I write… I am so grateful for my hands with which I type this note…with which I brushed my teeth this morning, with which IContinue reading “Embodying Gratitude to Make it Big”

Hope Is What We’re Made From

“And certainly did We create man from an extract of clay…” (Quran 23:12) Peace be upon you, beautiful human being! Here’s a short lesson we all need on hope. It’s never too late to change your path, to eat healthier, to release extra weight, to starve your ego, to love harder, to live better… Where’s the proof? Well,Continue reading “Hope Is What We’re Made From”

The Biggest Lessons of 2020 Are Here.

Peace be upon you, beautiful human being! Brimming to the core, with such raw potential…it’s breathtaking! So, it’s New Year’s Eve and naturally, your time to reflect on everything that has been. Your time to carve out the vision for your life, moving forward. Here, I’ll go first… Wow. What a year. It seems surrealContinue reading “The Biggest Lessons of 2020 Are Here.”

Stop Being Afraid and Just Do It.

Dear Self, I’m writing this to let you know it’s time. What is it time for, you ask? It’s time to STOP being afraid. It’s time to let go of that fear of success, or fear of failure and just jump! Allah Will Forever Be there to Catch you, no matter what happens. So, IContinue reading “Stop Being Afraid and Just Do It.”

Welcome, Ramadan!

Peace be upon you, beautiful people of the world, and Ramadan Kareem! My absolute favorite time of the year has come to revive the hearts. This is the month in which God So Mercifully Guided me back to Him. It is the month in which the Quran was revealed to our beloved Prophet Muhammad (peaceContinue reading “Welcome, Ramadan!”

Mish’s Metamorphosis: Part II

Hey there, you beautiful human! It’s the most wonderful time of the year, as they say – Happy Holidays! I hope you use this time, before the year’s end, to reflect deeply on your current self and make a tough decision. YOU, and only you have this special power to choose. Do you want toContinue reading “Mish’s Metamorphosis: Part II”

You’re in…now what?

Life is too short,” she panicked, “I want more.” He nodded slowly, “Wake up earlier.” ~Dr. SunWolf Alright beautiful humans, where do I begin? First of all, Happy Thanksgiving! We have much to be grateful for, no matter what situation we are in – even if we are in the middle of a war. OnceContinue reading “You’re in…now what?”

Miracle Mornings for Muslims: All-Access Pass to the 5am Success Club

May Peace follow you everywhere, you beautiful, limitless human being! It’s your fave stubborn girl Mishi at it again. I know you (and I, both) expected Mish’s Metamorphosis Part II, and I sincerely thought about it. Then, I decided to postpone it till next Tuesday. There is something more urgent! A handful of my friendsContinue reading “Miracle Mornings for Muslims: All-Access Pass to the 5am Success Club”

I can’t do this alone.

As I waved to my friends and disappeared quickly down the subway steps, I shook my head. Laughing to myself – or maybe it was at myself, I jumped on the 6 train right as the doors slammed shut, heart beating rapidly. The year was 2014. It was the night before the blessed month ofContinue reading “I can’t do this alone.”

So You Want to Change the World? Read this First.

Hey, you wonderfully curious, full-of-potential human. Yes, YOU there! How’s it going? Really, let’s take a minute. I want to know how you genuinely are, as a friend. Let’s do something crazy right now. Get up. Grab a pen and paper and write down the #1 problem in your life right now. Go look inContinue reading “So You Want to Change the World? Read this First.”