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Nov 27, 2020

Fousia Abdullahi is a podcast producer and host. Naptime is Sacred is a series of conversations, she shares stories of Muslim women from all over the world. You'll hear from impressive, accomplished, and amazing Muslim women authors, bloggers, entrepreneurs, nutritionists. She lives with her husband of 16 years and her four children.

We talk about:

  • Podcast being soul food 
  • Helping moms feel accomplished
  • Being from Somalia and growing up in Canada
  • Interracial marriage
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Mental Health
  • Miscarriages
  • Hashimoto's Symptoms:


Hair Loss

Autoimmune disease

  • Desire to travel to London

These stories will give you the tools you need to inspire and provide you with tangible steps towards personal, professional growth, and development.

Favorite Quote: “Be gentle and mindful of your physical, spiritual, and emotional health.”

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Books Mentioned:

Seeing Life Through a Different Lens: A Survivor’s Memoir on Overcoming Adversity with Resilience by Zaakirah N. Muhammad

I'm Not Here to Be a Bystander, A Memoir by Linda Sarsour

Muslim, Cool: Race, Religion, and Hip Hop by Suad Abdul Kabeer

Authors Mentioned:

Sandra Brown 

Catherine Coulter 

Nora Roberts

Rahma Rodaah

Previous Episodes Mentioned:
Neymat (Episode 11)

Aizya (Episode 20) 

My Mom (Episodes 36/37 two parts) 

My Dad (Episode 5)

Zahra Aljabri (Episode 53)

Imani Bashir (Episode 55)

Sabria Mills (Episode 58)

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