Julia El-Haj has not received any gifts yet
For the first time in my life, I am making a sketch in print of a problem that has been on my mind for quite some time now. It is a problem that I can’t avoid just because of the circumstances of my life. The only credentials I have to reflect on the subject at all come through those circumstances, through nothing more than a set of chances; my very own experiences.…Continue
A wise man once told me that the man is the head, while the woman is the neck. And a woman has the power to turn the head of the man in any direction she chooses.
While I love Beyoncé and am enamored of her talent, her beauty, and ability to take creative risks I have a little bit of an issue with the fact her most recent album sparked such a debate once again about “feminisim”. While you will find 1,980,000 results if you Google Beyoncé + Feminism (seriously) that stake claims on…Continue
There certainly is no shortage of parenting books out there. These books show you the latest and greatest tips for everything from getting your baby to sleep through the night to good behavior in general. And, so often I am asked by my friends if I have read a particular book, and so often, the answer is that I have not.
Ok. I don’t like to come off as critical or judgmental but this topic, I believe, deserves some second thought.
As one of the most powerful and richest women in the world Oprah’s statement that she has no regrets having children does raise a few concerns, at least for me and for my daughter’s generation who will grow up emulating her success.…Continue