#IStand4Hijab
#WorldHijabDay

Yes, I blogged this mostly on FB, but I’m going into more detail here.

One thing I want and need to share is What to do if someone is harassed or attacked for their religious beliefs / garb

Hopefully I won’t experience anything like that today, but, it’s still a good thing for everyone to know what to do.… read more

Hand in hand with my exploration into whether or not I am a people pleaser, is another aspect:  Addicted to Approvals.

Yes, of this I have definitely been guilty. Sadly, it, more so than people pleasing, is still a part of my life.

Don’t get me wrong. I can, will and have told my boss, “no, can’t be done” on a number of occasions, but I would always (usually) look to my co-worker to nod in agreement.… read more

“Never regret.  If it’s good, it’s wonderful.  If it’s bad, it’s experience.”
-Victoria Holt, The Black Opal, 1993

Everything we do, everything we go through, has some purpose for us in our life, and in our growth.  So if we look at it this way, how could we regret anything that happens to us?  It may be terrible at the time, but sometimes it’s those really terrible times that give us the biggest spurts of growth. read more