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10+ Ways to Prepare for Ramadan

Mariam Mohammed

Comments 4 Tags family, fasting, Ibaadah, ideas, Ramadan

10+ Ways to Prepare for Ramadan
Every year, as the holy month of Ramadan ends, I sulk in the fact that I could have done more. I tell myself that next year I'll prepare myself and family so that we're not wasting the time that we could've spent on Ibaadah on other things that I could have done prior to Ramadan. With that in mind, I've compiled a list of 10+ ways to prepare for Ramadan.
  • Reduce snacking between meals.
  • Start to reduce your caffeine and sugar intake. Both are very addicting and you certainly don't want to go through withdrawal when you could be spending that energy on Ibaadah.
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    Islam for Kids - 9 Ways to Incorporate Islam into your Child's Life

    Mariam Mohammed

    Comments 4 Tags Kids, Teaching Islam, Teaching Kids

    Islam for Kids - 9 Ways to Incorporate Islam into your Child's Life

    I've compiled a list of 9 ways to incorporate Islam into your child's life.

    Self-reflect on what you're doing, how you're talking and reacting, what you're reading, etc. Children pick up on everything, whether we would like them to or not, so work on changing the way you react when you're upset or things don't go your way. Replace:

    • "Wow!" or "Oh man!" with "Subhanallah"
    • "Good job!" with "Allahu Akbar" or "Mashallah"
    • "Oh well" with "Mashallah"
    • "Thank you!" with "Jazakallah"
    • "Wonderful!" or "Excellent!" with "Alhamdulillah"
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    A few little fun facts to start your week

    Mariam Mohammed

    A few little fun facts to start your week

    Assalaamu Alaikum. Happy Monday! If you know me, you know that I love little facts. So I was so excited when I found this infographic with fun facts about the Quran. I thought this would be the perfect way to start the week.  If you have any fun facts, please feel free to share below.


    Welcome! Ahlan!

    Mariam Mohammed

    Welcome! Ahlan!

    Assalaamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatu InshaAllah this part of the site will have information to help us and our families grow to be better Muslims and InshaAllah see each other in Jannah. For this post I thought I'd share an interesting infographic as it relates to Wudu, since I sell Wudu static clings for the mirror and and shower door.  If you have anything to add, please share below.