If you have it, don’t flaunt it- Things everyone should know about wearing a headscarf
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If you have it, don’t flaunt it- Things everyone should know about wearing a headscarf

  1-We have a lot to flaunt Despite what right wing extremists like Jean-Marie Le Pen may think, hijabis (women who wear the headscarf) are no different to their ‘unveiled’ sisters. So, in case you were wondering, yes, we have assets too-plenty of them. In fact, we’re bloody gorgeous. But if it makes you feel … Continue reading

What they don’t want you to know about your vaccinations- Part 1: The Ingredients
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What they don’t want you to know about your vaccinations- Part 1: The Ingredients

It would never occur to someone getting vaccinated that the very thing used to maintain their health could potentially make them ill. After being offered the whooping cough vaccine during my pregnancy, I felt very conflicted about whether I should take the jab or not. On one hand, as a mum to be I felt uneasy after reading about the … Continue reading

Pregnancy isn’t contagious, or is it? Weird things I never thought I would experience during pregnancy
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Pregnancy isn’t contagious, or is it? Weird things I never thought I would experience during pregnancy

1- Never having to feel self conscious about a large tummy. In fact, the bigger it gets, the cuter you look. It’s brilliant. 2- Being too heavy for your own arms. Sleeping on your sides is a nightmare. Having all that weight concentrated on one narrow area strains your shoulders and numbs your arms . And … Continue reading