Modesty Blog

The cause of stress is the treatment of it!

This is not another boring, superficial post about how to treat stress by some unreal methods that never work. Stress is very often caused by our inability to cope with the inflow of tasks. These tasks are defined by us, and what we think we are responsible for. So in the end it comes down to our responsibilities, or better yet said, what we perceive … Continue reading The cause of stress is the treatment of it!

Don’t you feel uncomfortable wearing that thing on your head?

How many times have you been asked about that “thing” on your head? Hijab? I can tell you that living in a Western country, I have heard all sorts of questions: Aren’t you warm? Doesn’t it bother you? How do you do sports? I find it ironic! Nobody asks these sorts of questions to a person who has hair extension. Why is that? I, myself, … Continue reading Don’t you feel uncomfortable wearing that thing on your head?

Modesty means nothing to the Millennials

I recently attended a school play in Sweden where my husband’s niece was performing. She is 9. The play had a scene about dictatorship versus democracy. The theater platform was divided into two sections. On the left hand side dictatorship was shown with a bunch of students dressed in orange jail jumpsuits, and some students as prison guards who were throwing the prisoners around. At … Continue reading Modesty means nothing to the Millennials