Forced Marriages

I have had to edit this post as it had personal information in and as my blog is no longer anonymous, (I have been discovered), I have had to edit it to remove any personal references.22/12/2011 Asalaam…

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Looking back on 2010 – an email

Asalaam Alaikum I received an email which did make me smile and I thought I would share it here. As 2010 nears the end, I want to thank all of you for your educational e-mails…

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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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