By: Nour Disclaimer: This article is in no way, shape, or form encouraging anyone to have sex or indulge in self-pleasure. Read that again, please. If you partake in sexual acts, that’s your choice. The only reason we do these … Continue reading Parents, Stigmatizing Sex Safety Endagers Us and For What? Your Misguided Notions of Honor?
By: Lilo Antivaxx parents (an informal noun) – A person who is opposed to vaccination, typically a parent who refuses to vaccinate their child The Child (noun) – The offspring of the aforementioned antivaxxer … Continue reading My Parents are Antivaxxers, Now What?
By: TT Team We’re 5 days away from Mother’s Day and we’re scrambling to find gifts for our mothers. Honestly, that’s partially because we’re broke but mostly because we’ve had exams all of last week and this week and we’re … Continue reading Here’s a List of Local Brands to Gift Your Mama From Last Minute for Mother’s Day
By: Neda Ahmed I remember this one conversation when I was talking about mental illnesses, (specifically depression) and how it can lead someone to take away their life. Honestly, I don’t know whether I was speaking on the behalf of … Continue reading Deen Doesn’t Cure My Mental Illness: Stop Telling Me Praying Will Fix My Depression
By: Nour Jumma Sometimes I’m pretty certain I’m never going to have any kids of my own. It was never really in my ‘life plan’, and I doubt it will ever be. But I get these moments, from time to … Continue reading 22 Things I’ll Make Sure My Kids Know If I Ever I Have Any
By: Lina El Saie Ugh, strict parents really do ruin a lot of things for us; they ruin our sense of trust in them, they ruin a lot of fun times, they ruin so many outings and experiences. Whether it’s … Continue reading 9 Reasons Why We All Hate Growing Up With Strict (understatement) Parents
By: Lina El Saie It’s no lie that sometimes people need help with their mental health, whether it’s a psychiatrist or a therapist or a mental health professional you are entitled to this help. There is no shame in asking … Continue reading Your Guide on How to Tell Your Parents You Need Professional Psychiatric Help
By: Danielle Bechara “Knock, Knock” -Who’s there? ………. One of the most classic jokes that we’ve all heard over a million times from our parents. I highly doubt any of us have ever laughed at their knock-knock jokes, but whenever … Continue reading Privacy May Be a Joke to You Mama and Baba, But We Need to Talk About It
By: Neda Ahmed Toxic parents: parents who do unloving things in the name of love. It’s no secret that a lot of us have been subject to toxic parenthood and the loss of what should have been a memorable time–childhood. … Continue reading Okay, Let’s Talk About Our Toxic/Abusive Parents and the Ways We Could Deal With Them
By: Neda Ahmed Religion is a taboo topic, and I dare you to disagree. Whatever spiritual path you may be following, speaking freely about religion, especially to our parents, was, is, and will continue to be a struggle. The stereotypical … Continue reading On Arab Parents and Religiosity: What Went Wrong?