O Bright White Moon – A Poem

O bright white moon of Mid-Shabaan,You herald the coming of Ramadan,It is the same shining round face,Which will bare the grace,Of becoming a new stalk‘Ramadan is here!’ will be spokeThe Fruits and blessings of the month are near;We look forward to barakah near and dear,Our hearts will be polished; shiny and clearStarved stomachs and nourishedContinue reading “O Bright White Moon – A Poem”

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Forest School Update

Hello and Salaams (peace!), This is a post that I will try to regularly update with all the excellent work we’ve been doing at our primary school to increase the awareness of the benefits of Outdoor Learning. We have already managed to make a huge difference in the land next to our school. The storyContinue reading “Forest School Update”

A Recipe: Meatballs In Rice

This is a wonderful special-occasion recipe that never ceases to amaze guests. The only reason I am now comfortable with it is that, following my mum’s example, I tend to make a big rice dinner at least once every week and now, after a little practice, it’s a variation of rice we enjoy regularly aH.Continue reading “A Recipe: Meatballs In Rice”

I Need Your Love, Is That True?

Not everyone will understand your journey. That’s OK. It’s not their journey. It’s yours. Embrace your Freedom.

Save Our School!

When we first walked into Al Khair Primary School, we felt dejected and a little forlorn. We weren’t able to continue with our ‘Steiner’ education for all the children and decided to look elsewhere. This, my dears, is when Google becomes your friend and with the help of a search and then Google Map NavigationContinue reading “Save Our School!”

Is it coz I’m Muslim?

What will it take for muslims to break out of this mould of prejudism and misconceptions?
‘….. it would be interesting to find out what goes on in that moment when someone looks at you and draws all sorts of conclusions.’ Malcolm Gladwell

10 Top Tips for a Happy & Successful Marriage!

Want to know what makes a good marriage work? Read on…You may be surprised!

My DoTerra Story- Sharing is Caring :-)

This is my story and not a promotion. DoTerra Essential Oils came into my life one sunny day in Wales when I had a headache. Funnily (and also quite sadly) I’d get this recurrent headache every time I travelled to Wales. Since Wales has become my no-aeroplane favourite holiday destination over the past few years,Continue reading “My DoTerra Story- Sharing is Caring :-)”

It’s a Crying Shame…Or is it?

Like the ocean, tears are salt water. Crying is not only used to clear debris from our eyes or to lubricate the eyeball, it is also successfully used as a coping mechanism. There are three types of tears.  Continuous and Reflex tears are shed automatically for the physical benefits to the eye and the thirdContinue reading “It’s a Crying Shame…Or is it?”