Why I Wished I Had an Older Sister (144/365)

Growing up as the older sister does have its privileges, I get to tell my younger siblings off, be responsible and generally run the house (that might be Somali girl specific), but sometimes it's just tiring and draining. One thing I am very jealous of is, of anyone who has an older sister because having … Continue reading Why I Wished I Had an Older Sister (144/365)

The Job of a Somali Older Sister (58/365)

When you're an older sister in any household it comes with a certain level of responsibility, you become a role model, a baby sitter and the tester child for your parents so they can learn how to raise a daughter. For the most part regardless of ethnicity, it's a wild ride, but there's a unique … Continue reading The Job of a Somali Older Sister (58/365)