So You’ve Decided to Wear Hijab: What To Expect

I am an unrepentant lover of the hijab. I love it when it’s dolled up, cascading, folded simply, slung loosely, tucked up under, or tightly wrapped around just the hairline. The colors, the fabrics; I can easily spend hours in a hijab store and never be satisfied. I have gotten them shipped in from Kuwait, […]

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True Blood Retro: Episode 1.2, “First Taste”

  “Bill, you were just licking blood out of my head. I don’t think it gets much more personal than that.” We pick up right where last week’s episode ended, with Sookie getting thrashed by the Rattrays. It’s a brutal scene ““ I couldn’t use any stills from it because the images were so gory.


Gray Hairs? Who Cares?

So, I’m around 30 years old, and over the past few years I’ve noticed a persistent grayening (not a word) of my hair. It first became noticeable/distressing a few months before my wedding, so like any properly crazed bride-to-be, I dyed it before the big day.