Cultivating Deep Connection

Marriage. A beautiful union that brings two different people together, uniting in love and purpose. Before getting married I had this preconceived idea about it. Not so much like the fairy tale type marriages that you see in films, but I would say I didn't fully appreciate how difficult it actually can be at times. [...]

Spreading a little love on Jumu’ah

With everything that is happening in the world right now. The plight of our family in Syria, Palestine, Burma, CAR, Uzbekistan, Yemen and many many other places that unfortunately don't have a voice to reach out for help. The ummah needs to come together, unite upon tawheed, return to the Sunnah of our Nabi alayhi [...]

Be the person you want your children to become..

Good adaab (manners) is something so extremely important for us to have. It was something mentioned frequently by our Prophet alayhi salaatu wa sallaam and a common trait seen amongst the early generations and our 'ulema. Good manners beautify it's possessor and everything they do.  “Nothing is weightier on the Scale of Deeds than one’s [...]

Deception of social media parenting

​What is the 'perfect' parent? There is no such thing. Parenting is a journey. One where you are constantly learning, often overwhelmed, tired and imperfect; but it is a beautiful one. It is easy to look at pictures of pristine homes, perfectly cooked healthy meals, so-called perfect couples who going by the picture or post [...]