EXCITING NEWS: Thanks for patiently waiting for the launch of my Patreon page. You can now become a patron of my blog Desserts & DIYs. Additionally, one of the first 5 Canadian patrons (any level) will receive a prize (contest ends April 7). Here’s what you need to do: 1. Visit https://www.patreon.com/aissatoutb 2. Click on the ‘Become a Patron’ button 3. Select tier and earn … Continue reading Become a Patron today!
After nearly a year of blogging, I finally decided to launch a Patreon page! You will be able to pledge on the official launch date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018, at 6PM. What’s Patreon? Patreon is a way for me to get paid for creating the blog posts, poetry, recipes and more, that you see here on my blog*. Patrons basically pledge a few bucks per … Continue reading I’m launching a Patreon page!
Dear dad, father, papa, père, babbo, padre, pai, apa, happy father’s day. Today we celebrate the hard-working fathers and male figures who played a big role in shaping who we are while guiding and supporting us whenever they could. So thank you for everything you’ve done for me. I want to give a shout out especially to both immigrant and Black dads. We know it’s … Continue reading Happy Father’s Day!
Hey y’all! I am super excited because it’s finally Ramadan. Ramadan Mubarak (Happy Ramadan/Blessed Ramadan) to all. Wishing everyone lots of love, happiness, empathy, health and prosperity. Before I begin I want to drop a quick background on what Ramadan is about. What’s Ramadan? It’s a time, every year, where Muslims around the world fast for 30 days- that’s right no food, water or even … Continue reading 10 Ways You Can Support Your Muslim Friends This Ramadan!
There is an Islamic saying that goes likes this: ‘Your heaven lies beneath your mother’s feet’ Does anyone know a similar quote? It can be cultural, spiritual or even something your mother or someone else has shared with you – let me know in the comments below! I’ve always loved this hadith. Simply because I value women.The phrase is beautiful and simple, telling us to … Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day!
Three friends wake up in separate rooms after a wild party. Each person has a phone and joins the group chat. What would you do if things went wrong and only your secrets could save you? ‘Group Chat’ Tap by Wattpad chat story Now available as a novella on Wattpad! Continue reading ‘Group Chat’ Tap by Wattpad chat story
Leaving is easy. But coming back is hard. Remaining firm in difficult situations is strength–and strength will take you far. ‘Taking the High Road’ Tap by Wattpad chat story Continue reading ‘Taking the High Road’ Tap by Wattpad chat story
After a recent tragedy, Eddie uses a bot named Madison to help him get through the day. But what happens when Madison becomes too controlling? ‘Madison’ Tap by Wattpad chat story Continue reading ‘Madison’ Tap by Wattpad chat story