I walked past the bookstore, willing my feet to move faster. The tantalising smell of roasted coffee beans from the attached coffee shop infiltrated my senses, and I risked a quick glance in the direction of the store. It was relatively empty, seeing as it was a weekday morning. I was currently on study leave… Continue reading Ramadhaan Series Part 1 – GOALS, GUESTS & GIFTS
I was just browsing YouTube one morning, like you do when you know you have tons of work to do but you deliberately ignore it. I have no idea why, but something suddenly prompted me to go to Mohamed Zeyara’s channel. I’d heard a lot about how inspiring his talks were so I decided to… Continue reading Leena – The Inspiration Series ft. Mohamed Zeyara & Sheikh Omar Suleiman
When I was in school, I didn’t know what I wanted to study at university. I used to dread assignments about my career choices because I was still undecided, even until my last year of school. I applied to university later than most of the girls my class, and I only applied to one university because… Continue reading Leena – Career choices: Doing what you love
The other day, on my commute home, I was seated next to someone who began asking me about Islam. Although I usually try to find the most vacant car so that I don’t have to sit next to anyone, I arrived at the station 3 minutes before the train was due to leave, so I… Continue reading Leena – The stranger on the train: Da’wah everywhere
@zed005 We met through the comments section of a blog. She is a paradox. Her sarcasm level is like, 11 out 10. And she can guilt trip like no other. The previous post happened because she’s been guilt tripping me since I bought the thing. (Shame on you, Z!) We’ve shared some weird, hilarious, and… Continue reading Leena – “Internet Friends”
My favourite product at the moment has got to be the Golden Rose Mini Velvet Matte Lipsticks in Mix 1. Although I don’t use makeup often, when I saw these, I just had to buy them. I think I’m more enthralled with the size and convenience than the product itself. It’s tinier than my little… Continue reading Leena – Review Time: GR Mini Velvet Mattes
I can finally get a moment to breathe and type out a post! I’ve had so many ideas for posts this week, but don’t ideas always pop up when you have no time to act on them? It’s been a crazy week; not only was I bombarded with work but I also overheard some pretty… Continue reading Leena – What a week!