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 […]
Asalaamualaikum and Ramadan Mubarak! I’m extremely grateful to Allah (swt) for the opportunity to witness another Ramadan! Alhumdulillah! May Allah swt guide us to what HE loves and shower us with His Mercy. May we find ourselves closer to our Rabb at the end of this blessed month. Ameen As we approach Ramadan, I wanted […]
Almost every woman I know has suffered a miscarriage at least once in her life. Unfortunately, it’s commonality oftentimes transforms this emotionally devastating experience into something ordinary and even a negligible “side-effect” of trying to conceive. I hope my conversation with Haadia Begum, who shares her painful experience surrounding her miscarriage, will help emphasize the continued need for compassion and support for any woman that has suffered a miscarriage.
You know what I love? I love when something we’ve created touches another soul. I love when our efforts give life to discussions in exactly the way we intended. I’m thrilled that one our readers reached out to me and graciously shared her story with us. There are many precious gems hidden in her story. I am in awe of how someone […]