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Why fall in love when you can fall asleep? A cynic’s guide to a better night’s rest

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We spend one third of our lives sleeping2.

Now if that’s not a commitment, I don’t know what is. But the sad truth is, when it comes to sleep hygiene, we’re doing a lot of things wrong. Sleep hygiene is described as the actions and habits that we do before bed in order to sleep2. Read More

Modest fashion pioneers to come together at Modanisa’s London Modest Fashion Week

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After the success of the 2016 Modest Fashion Week in Istanbul, Modanisa will host its second annual international fashion event in London.  Read More

Samah Safi Bayazid on filmmaking, marriage and Hollywood

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Samah Safi Bayazid has always been a storyteller. Growing up, she wanted to be a news anchor or a television presenter with her own show. Although there weren’t many women in hijab in front of the camera at the time (the amount these days isn’t much higher), she persisted. However, her dream to be in front of the camera soon changed after taking just one film production class.  Read More

8 ways to actually keep you happy

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The familiar saying of ‘nature versus nurture’ applies to keeping our happiness at the levels we want. While it is true that 50 percent of our happiness is rooted in our genetics, about the same amount of our happiness comes from our own intentional activities—that is, 40 percent. We have 40 percent control over our own happiness, more than we might think. So, what can you do to actually keep you happy? Read More

Nike set to release ‘Nike Pro Hijab’ for its Muslim athletes

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Nike is finally representing its female Muslim consumers as its sets out to release the “Nike Pro Hijab.” Read More