My husband and I had dinner with our friends a few weeks ago. They're Catholic, we are Protestant; however my Mother's family is Catholic, and I was baptized Catholic so I believe that makes me a hybrid ( a Cathlipro? A pro catholic? A Catholic under protest? Anyway . . .). Anyway, we were discussing the … Continue reading Could Hijab Make a Better Christian?
There is no telling what thoughts will float through your mind in the course of a day. Of course with me, my thoughts trend a little more towards the random. I've come to be at peace with it. Which reminds me! A lot of you have reached out on Facebook, on Twitter, in the comments … Continue reading Can’t Get Enough: More Random hijab!
As always, I'm grateful you have come to listen to what I have to say. Just leaving a quick note to say if you know someone, whether you love or hate them or are just tired of their ADHD having behind, drop them the URL. If you're loving what you read, like Black Girl, Lost Keys … Continue reading Consistently Inconsistent
Did you know Black Girl, Lost Keys has its very own Pinterest account? Head over to http://pinterest.com/bglostkeys to find ADHD memes, sparkly stuff, organization tips, and more! Pin this post to your favorite ADHD board with one of three pinnable images at the end of this post. ADHD is frustrating for the whole family! Is your … Continue reading 4 Things ADHDers Wish They Could Say to You
1. "I hugged someone in church and it started to slip, tried to fix it, but too late. I look like I'm melting" 2. "Baby hairs. Will not cooperate." 3. "Must all the scarves be in the wash at once?" 4. "I'm stuck in the snow, great. So now instead of just glaring, I can … Continue reading Hijab: more random thoughts
I got stuck on a hill on Saturday afternoon in the snow. My tires are a little worn, and my patience isn't what it should be. So there I am, jamming on the gas impatiently, trying not to completely have a fit because my stepdaughter was watching and because my faith states that I need … Continue reading Weary in Well Doing
Girls walk down the street every day in various states of undress; apparently naked is the new black. Women somewhere along the line have gotten the idea that in order to be alluring, you have to show off all your offerings before anyone knows your name. I prefer to give it a little more mystery … Continue reading Hijab: Could Modesty be Sexy?
I'm just going to put it out there: I'm no housekeeper. I do my best but let's face it: it takes organization. We all know by now ADHD makes it really, really hard to stay organized. So I do the best I can. Even though I'll never be Martha Stewart, I've found 5 ways to keep it … Continue reading 5 Steps to a Cleaner House
This is going even better than I thought it would! Random thoughts on wearing hijab, or anything else for that matter, are a lot of fun to share. Wearing the hijab, however was not a random decision. For more information about the whys and wherefores of me wearing this, just take a look in … Continue reading Random: another ten thoughts on hijab
Sometimes I think I have heard it all, then I get to the Internet for the day. I've got to say that the Internet has the capacity to bring out the best or worst in people; anonymity makes one brave. From the safety of your living room you can say something with a few clicks … Continue reading Paradoxx: Attacking Logical Women