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Lessons a Heartbreak can teach you 5: It hurts, it really does but you still need to take care of yourself.

If you have ever experienced heartbreak you will know the indescribable pain associated with it. There is no denying it… it hurts, it hurts a lot. It isn’t just an emotional pain, you feel it in every part of your being. It is a physical hurt and as strange as it sounds your…

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Self Love Journey Lesson 12 – “I am only answerable to my Creator Part 2” BGR

Religion to us was taught as a way of life, my mother always introduced religious morals in stories she told rather than giving us a lists of religious ‘dos and don’ts’. And because she has a strong convicting bond with her faith, questions and queries were always welcomed, so that we could see…

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Self Love Journey Lesson 10 – This journey is my own – BGR

Although the title might sound a bit daunting, especially if you love being in the company of others, what we often overlook is that the most important companionship we have, one which will always stay with us is us. No matter how much we may feel we are dependent on others for their…

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Self Love Journey Lesson 2 “I am amazing” – BGR

For too long our flaws and what we lack have been the main focus point within and surrounding our society. An unattainable archetype ideology of what we should be has us believe that 1, we will never be good enough and 2, we should always be striving for something we can never achieve….

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What love should be – BGR

Love is subjective, its meaning and understanding varies from person to person. It is give and take, it should make you feel better about yourself and likewise you need to make your loved ones feel good about who they are. Our perception of love is conditioned by what is shown to us; our…

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5 Things to avoid on your journey to self-love – BGR

Loving yourself, embracing all your flaws, understanding self importance and putting yourself first is a journey, it is continuous and grows as you grow. Both Brown Girl N and I have embarked on this path of self love in our thirties, and are hard core advocates of spreading self-love to everyone. Sometimes I…

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Feeding the Soul This Ramadan Part 2- BGR

As the days near towards Ramadan, my whole family gets really excited, my young girls look forward to how much they can do in the following month compared to last years Ramadan, and my husband looks forward to having suhoor (eating just before fasting begins, before dawn) and Iftari (opening the fast at…

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5 Ways to ‘Zen out’ During the Exams stress the MBG way – B.G.R

To all those facing their final exams for this academic year, we wish you all the best and remember you need to be at your best to give your best. At with that in mind I’ve listed 5 ways to help you make sure you keep at your best and not panic when…

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10 things to do and remember when you’re feeling sad, low or just not yourself- the MBG way! BGN

Life is one of those things that the more you try and prepare for the more you are caught off guard. The good days can sometimes surround you with a false sense of security, when you get through a bad situation or you overcome a test you feel that maybe thats it, the…

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