As the baby began kicking in my second trimester, wearing a sports bra and running shorts out on a jog no longer felt sexy — it seemed inappropriate. Even if my tummy bump barely showed, I was someone's mother.
It's crazy how a little up do or lipgloss can change your entire mood. Sometimes when I look in the mirror, I think like "Ok, foundation, mascara, messy bun" I don't have the energy to look fabulous anymore! How do I wake up early and effectively manage this process or look "perfect" with my make-up blending, and eyeliner? Not to mention waving my ends and strategically coordinating my outfit with my shoes and accessories. I'm tired! ...more
A few days ago I was at dinner with some other Muslim women of various ages. A couple of them were unmarried and we were talking about their experiences in the “matching-making” scene. Generally, Muslims are mentioned to each other through family and friends, and then one or both decide whether to ask for an introduction to the person or their parents....more
Boobs, tits, knockers and jugs as far as the eye could see....Every Thursday I was at the Korean Spa and every Sunday and Monday I was tending bar at a topless joint. Two very different places, serving very different purposes, and yet somehow the naked bosoms at both managed to alter me in ways that I never thought naked bosoms could....more
One huge concern of many women during peri-menopause is weight gain and difficulty losing weight. Let’s talk a bit about weight, how we gain it, how we lose it and its connection to being healthy. ...more