February 11, 2018
Tedx Muscat Women - My Life, My Choice | thesewist.me

Tedx Muscat Women – My Life, My Choice

One of my goals was to be invited to speak at TEDx and that finally became true on the 4th of November 2017. If you follow […]
January 14, 2018
4 things that kept me strong during rough times | thesewist.me

4 Things That Kept Me Strong During Tough Times

I clearly remember the day I felt my life was breaking into pieces. Sobbing and asking myself over and over again “Did I make the right […]
January 10, 2018
A Look Into My Bullet Journal Setup for 2018 | thesewis.me

A Look Into My Bullet Journal Setup for 2018

Over the course of the years I have used many methods in attempt to structure my life. Back in 2014 I did a review on my […]
December 15, 2017

The Sewist is Married

Since my divorce, five years ago “Would you consider getting married again Mayya?” is a question that I got asked quite a lot. Just like everything […]
May 27, 2017
Love your Life - Al Sayyida Mayya Al Said | thesewist.me

Love your Life – Get Ready to be Inspired

Ramadan is here and as always I feel so blessed to be alive to witness this holy month. It has become my favorite time of year because […]
May 17, 2017

The Sewist Oman Pride, Thank you Times of Oman

I have always said that passion, hard work and dedication is a recipe for success! Thank you Times of Oman for featuring me on Oman Pride […]
April 6, 2017
Your Value Is Not Your Looks | thesewist.me

Your Value Is Not In Your Looks

Is it only me or has makeup and fashion seems to be dominating the social media scene? Superficial Beauty I should probably warn you that this […]
April 3, 2017
Advice from a Perfectionist | thesewist.me

Advice from a Perfectionist

This month for my column for Y Magazine’s Voice of Oman I shared how being a perfectionist was once something I was proud of but not […]
February 9, 2017

5 Ways to say No without Feeling Guilty

If you are anything like me than you probably find it very hard to say no. And the thing is when you do refuse you can’t shake […]
February 2, 2017
7 Reasons Why I Love Wearing the Hijab | thesewist.me

7 Reasons Why I Love Wearing the Hijab

As my fellow hijabi sisters around the world celebrate World Hijab Day I decided to share 7 reasons why I love wearing the hijab. 1. It’s […]
December 16, 2016

Importance of Loving Yourself

Days before submitting my article for my monthly column The Voice of Oman on Y Magazine, I was speaking to a friend on the importance of loving […]
December 9, 2016
How to Be Confident when you are feeling low | thesewist.me

How To Be Confident When You Are Feeling Down

I was asked by one of my followers on snapchat to talk about how to feel confident. I loved the topic because it is so important […]