The Skilled Muslimah

The Skilled Muslimah
A safe space where we hope to connect with you and share in your joy, struggles and achievements as a Muslimah moving beyond the stereotypes set for you.
Created 18 Mar 2021
  • Gbogbo wa la ma je breakfast
    26 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 9 4
    I have an unhealthy relationship with food. Don’t get me wrong, I love good food but I’m not particularly passionate about feeding myself. This habit became obvious when I moved out of my parent’s hou...
  • Guard your pen as you write the best story of your life
    12 Sep 2021 • 1 min read • 2 2
    Salaam alaykum waramatulah, It's been a while here. I didn't mean to ghost y'all but I had to. When I wrote the last edition of the Skilled Muslimah, I was just recovering from the stress I accumulate...
  • Your soul is wary...
    08 Aug 2021 • 1 min read • 6 1
    Salaam Alaykum Warahmatullah! I’ve been procrastinating writing this edition because I wanted a big comeback from the long break. I wanted this to be perfect because I know how much it means to a lot ...
  • A Love Letter to Warriors
    20 Jun 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    Hey there, I hope you're not tired of this love matter. We've explored different aspects of self-love in the community so this may seem repetitive. I promise you it's not. In the last edition, I wrote...
  • Self-Love
    13 Jun 2021 • 1 min read • 6 0
    Sallam alaykum ladies! The time is 2:16 AM at the moment. I have a long list of tasks to complete but the only thing I want to do is write. It’s safe to say I miss y’all. The past week went well for m...
  • The Struggle is real, hold onto small pockets of joy
    23 May 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    Hello there, It’s been a minute. How have you been? I miss writing to you. Alhamdulillah. I am fine. I am glad that I can say that confidently. Not because I don’t have any worries. If there was one t...
  • Good habits shouldn't go with Ramadan
    16 May 2021 • 1 min read • 3 0
    As-Sallam Alaykum Warahmatullah, All praise and adoration to Al-Mighty Allah for allowing us to see the end of this year’s Ramadan. In between joy-celebrating the Eid-il-Fitr and sadness-that the bles...
  • Perfection is overrated
    02 May 2021 • 2 min read • 5 2
    Perfection is overrated, showing up is enough. As-sallam alaykum warahmatullah wabarakatuh, I do hope this meets you in peace. How did your week go? What are your plans for the last ten days of Ramada...
  • Gratitude
    25 Apr 2021 • 2 min read • 9 0
    Beyond the Stereotypes turned 2 yesterday, 24th April 2021. ALHAMDULILLAH. We currently have over 200 young Muslim women across different universities in Nigeria. We also have among us young professio...
  • Self Awareness
    18 Apr 2021 • 2 min read • 6 0
    Hello there, I’m here again ladies. As-sallam alaykum warahmatullah wabarakatuh. I am here because I’m trying to address some emotions that are making it difficult for me to be productive. So I chose ...
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