Ibraheem Toy House- Guest Post

Check out my article on how to encourage children to love the Quran over at Ibraheem Toy House: http://ibraheemtoyhouse.com/blog/2015/02/09/encouraging-your-children-to-love-the-quran-by-the-muslimah-mommy/

Ibraheem Toy House is the UK’s first online Islamic toy store; their mission Continue reading

Daily 10 Minute Islamic Challenge For Families

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How often do we catch ourselves being overwhelmed by life? I mean, so overwhelmed that we forget the purpose of why we are living? And what is the purpose of living, you ask: to worship Allah (Subhanahu Wa Ta’ala), to follow the Sunnah of our Prophet Muhammad (Sallallahu Alayhi Wa Sallam), and to pass this life’s test so that we can reach Jannah with our families Insha’Allah!

If we have time for social media, social gatherings, and socializing, then why don’t we make time for Islam? No really, why don’t we? Now, I know it’s hard- especially if you are a parent. But, you know what? It’s not impossible to teach Islam within your household on a daily basis…all it takes is 10 minutes each day! Continue reading

Love Is Holding Your Child’s Hand

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Love is…holding your child’s hand through life

As those tiny fingers grasp your hand, know that with each grasp comes trust. Not only are you holding your children’s hands, but you are carrying their hearts- to them, your hand is a symbol of trust, love, and everlasting support. Continue reading

Guiding Your Children To Islam

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Love is…guiding your children to Isalm.

As parents, we must be an example for our children, for they will mirror our every move. We must teach them to love Islam, to love what Allah has given us, and to love each other. Our every move is under surveillance 24/7 by our little ones, and we must be aware of this. Continue reading

10 Online Islamic Shops For Children

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Assalamualaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakathu,

I have been asked by many Muslim parents to compile a list of online Islamic shops that sell items for children. Alhumdulillah, I do have a few of these shops following me on Instagram, and I thought it would be beneficial for me to list them for you here! Please visit these shops, most (if not all) sell worldwide and carry Islamic toys, puzzles, books, prayer mats, and much more- Masha’Allah! Continue reading

Children teach us…

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Background image is a drawing made by my daughter Hafsah when she was 6 years old.

Spend a day with children, and you will learn a lot about acceptance, love, and generosity!

Children don’t look at how much money you have, the colour of your skin, or anything else- they will accept you for who you are. My heart melts when I see children at the park play with each other. These children come from different parts of the world and different backgrounds, yet the outer appearance never matters to them- they just want someone to play with. Continue reading

How To Implement Prayer Within Your Household

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Islam is more than calling yourself a Muslim, it’s about LIVING as a practicing Muslim. A huge part of being a Muslim is performing Salah (prayer); and often times, maintaining an environment of prayer within your home can be challenging. With that said, below are some tips on how you can help implement prayer within your family. Continue reading