2011 – New Year

Asalaam Alaikum A new year, a new start. Well that’s what everyone says. In the Islamic calendar the new year was last month. As a Muslim I don’t celebrate January 1st as the new year,…

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Children are not weapons.

Asalaam Alaikum I see it all too often. A marriage breaks down and who suffers the most? The children. I am of the opinion that parents should not stay together for the sake of their…

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Feeling broody?

Asalaam Alaikum What is it about seeing a baby that can make you feel oh so broody!? I went to see one of my closest friends baby today who is now 6 weeks old mashAllah…

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Friendship

Asalaam Alaikum Friendship can be a complicated thing and I have been thinking a lot about it recently.  Friendship I feel is important. Friends are there through the good times and bad. They don’t judge…

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Unexplained infertility

Asalaam Alaikum  A slighty more serious blog post from me today! Abu Dawood (2050) narrated that Ma’qil ibn Yasaar said: A man came to the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) and…

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Snow!! (Well…frost!)

Asalaam Alaikum In all my years I do not remember a winter as cold as this but I can’t believe how unprepared the UK is. It is like places have come to a standstill, especially…

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