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Awkward Banter When You’re #GrowingUpMuslim

Let’s face it – growing up Muslim is a ‘unique’ experience of hilarious misunderstandings and irksome moments of confusion. If you know, you just know. These #GrowingUpMuslim hashtags completely nail the point:

1. When you have a fashion sense you just didn’t know about

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2. There’s some truths you just can’t argue with (if followed by a Godly word)

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3. The number of times your dad went home with an ‘uncle’s’ shoes, then a few traumatic phone calls later, it’s all sorted.

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4. The guilt… oh, the unbearable guilt…

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5. This prayer definitely doesn’t count.

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6. Your mum kicks butt (mostly at home), and you know this because she’s kicked yours.

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7. Can Biebs get you the extra brownie points for heaven?

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8. Our parents are just so creative with our names.

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9. Trying to explain halal meat…

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10. Like, what’s the point of this gathering?

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In a nutshell, all the joy of #GrowingUpMuslim!

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