October 17, 2018

Happy Omani Women’s Day

17th of October marks Omanis Women’s Day, a day to celebrate the role of women in Oman. His Majesty has always believed in us and seen […]
April 19, 2018

My Reaction to my Survey Results

It’s been in my mind for a while to do a survey but like most things in life when you don’t take action, nothing happens. The […]
March 15, 2018

Embrace Your Challenges

Being challenged is no fun! It took me a long time to learn to embrace the challenges that I face in life. The thing is each […]
March 11, 2018

I WON AN AWARD!

I totally didn’t see this coming but on the 6th of March 2018 I was invited to attend the Oman Woman of the Year Awards hosted […]
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 […]
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 […]
July 15, 2017
Quick Guide on How I Store and Organise My Scarves | thesewist.me

Quick Guide on How I Store and Organise My Scarves

For years I have struggled to find a system that works when it came to storing my scarves. I have finally found one that works for […]
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 […]
February 12, 2017
Taking off the hijab | thesewist.me

Taking Off The Hijab

I have been wearing the hijab for as long we I remember. It has become part of my identity and I can’t imagine ever taking it off. […]
May 22, 2016
How to be Happy | the sewist.me

How To Be Happy

Being happy has always been my aim in life, no matter what I am going through I want to be able to smile at the end of […]
April 23, 2016

My Translation Skills

Since I speak 4 languages I thought of putting my translation skills to the test! Back in 2012 I uploaded a video of me speaking 4 languages […]