Posts Tagged ‘Motherhood’

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Marwa Rakha for HE Magazine: HAVING A KID WILL RUIN YOUR MARRIAGE!

Marwa Rakha for HE Magazine: HAVING A KID WILL RUIN YOUR MARRIAGE!

You are angry with your parents for not talking to you about any of this! You are angry at those who blame you for being unhappy or ungrateful! You are angry at social norms, traditions, Egypt, and Egyptian women! You... (Continue reading)

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ASK MARWA: How do I stop myself from beating my newborn?

ASK MARWA: How do I stop myself from beating my newborn?

I received this email a few years back and I was horrified! What kind of mother would beat up her newborn like that! I replied to that woman telling her that she should be thankful and that she did not... (Continue reading)

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ASK MARWA: How to raise a happy secure well-mannered baby?

ASK MARWA: How to raise a happy secure well-mannered baby?

I am very new to motherhood as you know so I will do my best to reply to your question according to what I have been reading and my little experience with Adam. ... (Continue reading)

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Daughter asks: Where is Pappy?

Daughter asks: Where is Pappy?

Listen Y, I do not know the ideal scenario to deal with your daughter for I am very new to this motherhood thing myself. But if I were you, I would be very honest and would not lie to her.... (Continue reading)

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You are your mother’s mother

You are your mother's mother

You are your mother's mother... (Continue reading)

Mothers can make mistakes …. big mistakes

Mothers can make mistakes .... big mistakes

Mothers can make mistakes .... big mistakes... (Continue reading)

Ask Marwa: My daughter is 18 and wants to get married

Ask Marwa: My daughter is 18 and wants to get married

I met my current husband when I was 16. We fell in love and dated for 2 years then we got married when I was 18. We left Egypt and now we have been married for 20 years. We have... (Continue reading)

CAMPUS MAGAZINE: WANTED: A FATHER FOR MY CHILD

As if finding a husband for me was not a difficult enough task, and as if great guys grew on trees, I decided to make my life a bit more complicated by throwing the "father ingredient" into the "husband mix".... (Continue reading)

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Recorded Advice: A jerk is the father of my kids

Recorded Advice: A jerk is the father of my kids

A jerk is the father of my kids... (Continue reading)

Ask Marwa: My mom is driving me crazy

Ask Marwa: My mom is driving me crazy

I am sending you this email because I want you to discuss the parent-child relationship. I am sure that I am not the only one who is suffering because of a parent-related problem. I have a chronic problem with my... (Continue reading)

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Failure to Launch

Failure to Launch

It took a lot of strength and courage for a single girl like me to move out at the age of 28. Society, family, friends, men, and people who did not even know me frowned upon my decision. In the... (Continue reading)

The Road to Hell is paved with a Mother’s Good Intentions

The Road to Hell is paved with a Mother’s Good Intentions

Tweet Being the daughter of an insectologist, I grew up playing with butterflies, examining mosquitoes, and studying the morphology of unheard of flies under the microscope. One day my father got me a silk worm – as a pet. With... (Continue reading)

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