Tell Us about you:
I’m an accountant by day and blogger by night. ‘StylebyAliya’ was created 3.5 years ago when my husband decided to pursue his MBA. Since then, it’s become my true passion and an outlet for me to express my creative side.
What do you do?
My blog, ‘StylebyAliya’ focuses on attainable/luxury for the everyday girl. The blog features life+style, travel and as of recent motherhood. I am expecting a baby girl in December.
What are three words that describe you?
Detail Oriented, Caring, Shy
What brings you joy?
Spending time with my family brings me a lot of joy.
What do you do when you need to reset?
To reset, either I’ll go shopping, for a nice meal or sit on the couch and watch my favourite movies.
How do you give back to your community?
Giving back to the community is so important. I work with a few charitable causes each year and it is so satisfying. We sometimes forget how fortunate and lucky we truly are.
What is the best piece of advice you have been given?
“It’s all in your mind.” You have the ability to change how you feel and act. These are words to live by.
What is your biggest learning?
My biggest learning is that nothing stays the same. Change is a constant part of our lives in all aspects of our lives. Although difficult, it’s best to try and embrace it.
If you could have coffee with anyone who would it be and why?
This is a tough question. I don’t know if I can choose just one!
What is your favourite piece of jewelry?
Necklaces – I love how they can dress up any outfit. They just add that extra something.