Ep. 39: Red Flags
You know it when you see it!Narcissists, Mama's boys, Lack of accountability, "honest"...we are tired.
18 Nov 2019
Ep. 48: Dating Checklist
Dating really requires you to know EXACTLY what you want - height and money alone doesn't cut it so guys, we’re here to help. On this week’s episode, we cover what WE think your dating checklist (with the end goal of marriage of course) should look like so you’re not caught slippin!We also cover additional topic recommendations from our listeners on the concept of “free-mixing” and defining what it means to date as a whole.Don't forget we also have our very own HMH Hotline! You can now reach us at 647-948-5367 and leave a voicemail anytime.
13 Apr 2020
Ep. 50: The Water Project feat. Yasin (@Rootworks_)
On this week's episode, we had the pleasure of interviewing Yasin, the president and co-founder of Rootworks - a non profit organization that aims to provide communities in Somalia & Ethiopia with permanent access to clean drinking water. Be sure to check out their website at: www.rootworks.orgWe discuss the amazing work that his team has accomplished with this initiative and the mission of building sand dams as a sustainable solution to the water crisis faced by so many communities in East Africa. They produced a fantastic documentary about their experiences which you can now find on Youtube, along with new vlog entries - please watch, share, and donate where possible.This is a link to their documentary from 2017 which launched their project and work: https://youtu.be/kId2Ub6ACqAThis is their most recent vlog from here in East Africa showing the work they do(Pre COVID): https://youtu.be/iPw3XsX7WoMThis is their first VLOG from Kenya in September. https://youtu.be/uE7XsBn4Sww
11 May 2020
Ep. 2 - Cold world of online dating
Let's explore the beautiful world of online dating, shall we?Join your hosts, Kay and Dee as we jump into what online dating looks like, specifically as a black muslim - we explore the do's, don'ts and nahs of tryna find your partner online.Check us out on IG as well @holdmyhijab and slide in our dms if there are any topics you'd like us to cover in future episodes.
15 Dec 2017
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Ep. 47: Curious Cat(Mens edition pt 3); Other peoples problems
Join us in our quarantine while we catch up and go through some juicy curious cat submissions by our male listeners. It's our Mens Edition part two and it is GOOD. We give our unapologetic opinions and feedback to our male listeners!
30 Mar 2020
Ep. 9: HMH vs Abdoul:AYS (1/2)
Ya'll ready for this!?!?We did a collabo episode with Abdoul from "Abdoul: At your service" to get some insight into the male perspective on a lot of common questions that we had.We hit each other with some tough questions and got into a few debates - check out part 1 and we'll be dropping the part 2 to this soon! Check out Abdoul's podcast as well for some great content on his channel and check out his website: https://www.abdoulays.com/
19 Mar 2018
Ep. 30: Fellas...y’all gotta do better
Listen... we know it's a hot girl summer and all but ever just needed a moment to rant about the relationship/dating stories that creep through your life and/or TL? Join us as we do the same... On this week's episode, we go through some of these stories that we've encountered both online and in real life and honestly, we don't wanna say men are trash but some of yall just need ..to ..do ..betta! *We also have our very first giveaway underway until JULY 1st! We've partnered up with @uptownhijab and you can check out the contest details on our IG page!***
24 Jun 2019
Ep. 11: Harami Police pt 1 - Online trolls and Hijabi struggles
This week, we're dropping part 1 of our "harami police" segment - we discuss online trolls (ya'll know who you are!) and get personal about our hijabi journeys.
23 Apr 2018
Ep. 4 - Young Bucks on Youtube; Wedding SZN = Cuffing SZN?!
Listen...if you're a child, don't give relationship or marriage advice. Plain and simple. Your hosts Kay and Dee discuss the trend of young bucks on youtube sharing advice without keeping it real. Plus tune in to see how wedding season (as a hijabi) quickly turns into cuffin season. Check us out on IG as well @holdmyhijab and slide in our dms if there are any topics you'd like us to cover in future episodes!
8 Jan 2018
Ep. 10: HMH vs Abdoul:AYS (2/2)
Ya'll ready for this!?!?We did a collabo episode with Abdoul from "Abdoul: At your service" to get some insight into the male perspective on a lot of common questions that we had.We hit each other with some tough questions and got into a few debates - check out part 1 if you haven't!Check out Abdoul's podcast as well for some great content on his channel and check out his website: www.abdoulays.com/
26 Mar 2018
Ep. 5 - FOBs vs Locals + "The New Age FOB"
Tune in as we discuss our interactions/experience with FOBs and these Locals that we deal with on the regular. Issa goooood one!Check us out on IG @holdmyhijab and give us your thoughts!
22 Jan 2018
Ep. 41: Another round of questions
Did you hear the big news?! We got our very own HMH HOTLINE! You can now reach us at 647-948-5367 and leave a voicemail. What better way to announce this than with another round of Q&As from our lovely listeners!We also have our 2 year anniversary giveaway with The Wifey Collection - head over to our IG page to take part in the draw. Thanks for listening!
16 Dec 2019
Ep. 33: "Help me with my man troublessss" pt. 1
"HMH Help me with my mannnn troublesss"...and we're doing just that. After scouring through our multiple messages on curious cat, we noticed an underlying theme of relationship-type questions/dilemmas. So we thought it was only right we do a curious cat segment dedicated to answering your questions - so much so that we've decided to make this a 2-part segment!If you would like to submit your questions for our next recording, head over to our Twitter page @holdmyhijab to find our curious cat post or hit the link in our profile here. Enjoy!
5 Aug 2019
Ep. 42: Masjid Etiquette
We're wrapping up the decade with an episode of the different masjid etiquette we've observed and how we can evolve to make it a better space for all muslims. Hope you enjoy!
30 Dec 2019
Ep. 34: "Help me with my man troublessss" pt. 2
Ep. 34: "Help me with my man troublessss" pt. 2 by Kay and Dee
19 Aug 2019
Ep. 38: Costumes, friendship circles, me time & more
Once again, we're back with another episode full of random thoughts that we've been thinking about lately. We cover halloween dress-ups, funny friend dynamics, narcissism etc.Join the conversation and let us know your thoughts in the comments. Hope you enjoy!
4 Nov 2019
Ep. 36: Advice to my 20 year old self pt. 2
We continue on with part 2 of our segment on advice to our 20 year old selves Let us take you on our journey of reminiscing and self reflection. We look back and give ourselves advice on school, religion, relationships and more.
1 Oct 2019
Ep. 3 - "Where's your Christmas spirit" + Black Muslimah Excellence
Happy Holidays ya'll!This week, we vent about the struggles of being Muslim at work during the holiday season and we chime in on the racist hot mess that was Dubai Modest Fashion Week that sparked the #BlackMuslimahExcellence movement (although let's be honest, we've always been fly and didn't need validation from em anyways!).Shoutout to @darkskinnedhijabis (check them out on IG) and support! The page is fiyaah!
28 Dec 2017
Ep. 28: Hijabi Hair Journey
"I am not my haiiirrrr"...let's talk about all the ways our hair defines us, past our hijab, shall we? We discuss baby hairs, styles we've tried, tips and tricks to let your hair flourish underneath...all in all, just a chance to chat about our love for black hair.
15 Apr 2019
Ep. 35: Advice to my 20 year old self pt. 1
What would we tell our 20 year old selves? Let us take you on our journey of reminiscing and self reflection. We look back and give ourselves advice on school, religion, relationships and more.
16 Sep 2019