Ramadan Stories – Ramadan in Indonesia

Asalaamulaikum! Today, i’m excited to introduce a new series on the blog called Ramadan Stories. In these stories, mothers, from around the world, share their most beloved childhood memories of Ramadan. This is the first story in the series. Yasmin Begum is a 55 year old Islamic school teacher with 3 beautiful daughters. Originally from Indonesia, she shares some […]

Simple ways to celebrate your mom this Mother’s Day!

I look forward to Mother’s day every year. This is the one day I feel zero guilt for not cooking, cleaning, doing laundry, homework or chauffeuring around little people! My mom doesn’t share my enthusiasm for our day of freedom so i’ve had to ease her into the idea of a day for Mothers. Some of our moms are uncomfortable with being pampered and celebrated. If you mom doesn’t let you spoil her on Mother’s day or any day, I’ve shared some ideas to soon having your mom loving Mother’s day as much as you do!