RAISING GIRLS IN 2017

I hope you will indulge this post as I’m going off topic a little bit today. Today’s post doesn’t have anything to do with fashion, food, or the best finds but it does have to do with what is EXTREMELY important to me and that is raising my girls to be strong, confident young women… Read more »

THREE HEALTHY SUMMER SALAD RECIPES

It’s easy to fall off the eating healthy train, especially during the summer, with all the barbecues and cocktail hours. It’s much easier to just order pizza for dinner than to make something yourself. You won’t eat that much of it anyway, right? Lucky for you we’ve found three AMAZING summer salad recipes that are… Read more »

THE DAY IRANIAN GIRLS BECOME WOMEN

Iranian girls are girls, and then they aren’t. Such is the implication, at least, of a ritual practiced all over the Islamic Republic. This is the Jashn-e taklif, a “celebration of puberty” that officially marks the transition from childhood to adulthood and which lays out, with perhaps alarming clarity, the role a woman is expected… Read more »