Posts by Hind Touissate
Morocco- When I'm not reading or writing, you'll find me meditating upside down, planning a new trip or simply dreamstorming what I am going to do next.

Get to Know Palestine Beyond the Media Through These 5 Movies...

I believe that promoting Palestinian films gives Palestinians the right to narrative and self-representation.

Films are a reflection of identity. They are a window to new ideas, places and dimensions and it is just amazing how each movie is able to capture different aspects of life. I haven’t visited Palestine… Yet. But I am a huge fan of its national cinema which is relatively young...
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The Heya fellowship in Morocco...

In the last few years, the Arab region has been witnessing violence, revolutions, conflicts, terrorism and wars that are eventually leading to other political, sectarian, religious and economic crises. Women and men, girls and boys, are affected by conflicts. “Peace Revolution works to support young women to become self empowered...
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Book Review: Big Magic By Elizabeth Gilbert...

Creative Living Beyond Fear

“The often surprising results of that hunt—that’s what I call Big Magic.” — Elizabeth Gilbert, Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear I absolutely loved this book and yes I am one of those people who loved “Eat, Pray, Love” by the same author. Feel free to judge me all you...
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5 Steps To Start A Blog With A To-Do List...

The ultimate beginner's guide to blogging.

Salam Blog friends, Today, I’m finally kicking off my blogging tips series and I am so excited about sharing step by step everything I’ve learned and done to this point with you. My inbox has been full to the brim for the past 4 years with so many questions on...
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Book Review: People Over Profit...

This book is for leaders, employers, employees and customers.

While I am an avid fiction reader, I couldn’t help but be intrigued by Dale Patridge’s book. It has opened my eyes to the importance of connecting with customers and I would recommend it for everyone, even those who aren’t in the business world. This book is for leaders, employers,...
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What is a Global Citizenship?...

Are you aware of your role as the world's citizen? As a khalifah?

Global Citizenship It is a way of living that recognises our world is an increasingly complex web of connections and interdependencies. One in which our choices and actions may have repercussions for people and communities locally, nationally or internationally. Global citizenship nurtures personal respect and respect for others, wherever they...
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5 Places I loved in Doha, Qatar...

What a global citizen and champion of human rights loved about the capital of the world's richest country.

Doha, Qatar is a destination which people usually go to for business or education purposes, not so much for tourism purposes. Here’s what our writer Hind Touissate, a global citizen and champion of human rights loved about Doha, Qatar.   I can’t believe it’s been over a month since I first visited...
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5 Islamic Inspirational Quotes...

I have collected some Islamic inspirational quotes that I love. Some are from the Qur’an, Hadith by the prophet -PBUH-, supplications and some are from modern Islamic scholars, philosophers and poets. “None of you truly believes until he loves for his brother what he loves for himself.”– Sahih Bukhari and Muslim...
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How Blogging changed my Life!...

"Positive vibes only!"

Blogging has hanged my Life.” I know what you are thinking, “it sounds slightly dramatic”. How can writing articles and making videos change someone’s life? I will tell you how it changed mine. When you turn on my electronic devices, the first thing that will appear on the screens is: “Positive...
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How to Avoid Catching a Cold this Eid Season...

Taking care of yourself is a priority.

  The last days of Ramadan and people are taking flights back to reach home for Eid. Our bodies will be getting used to days without food to days stuffing ourselves with food. And with this cold weather comes a wet cold a.k.a the Flu and the best way to avoid getting...
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5 Tips On Learning A New Language...

Expand your vocabulary beyond "Je ne sais pas?"

Here is one thing I know: You don’t have to be a genius to learn a new languages and better yet, there’s one trick to becoming a polyglot (a person speaking many languages) and it is exactly the same ingredient that we need when exercising, trying to lose weight or body build: Consistency....
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