Want to be a happy mom? Take a break!

I take a shower every day, do I need it? Heck Yeah! Smelling fresh and having clean hair is supposed to be a good thing but for me, it’s more than that. It’s part of my self-care ritual. Showers serve a purpose so much more than just cleaning myself and feeling fresh. It’s my way […]

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finding the right balance

Finding the Balance

“You have a duty to your Lord, you have a duty to your body, and you have a duty to your family, so you should give each one its rights.” (Sahih Bukhari) Finding the right balance between being a mom, wife, devout muslimah, and careerwoman (for some) is an issue most of us struggle with. […]

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Simple Swaps That Could Change Your Life!

We all want to live better, healthier lives, yet many of us fall into the trap of overlooking the huge impacts of our day-to-day choices. We may follow “popular opinion” and get stuck in the mentality that “if it’s good enough for the next guy, it must be good enough for me.” As Muslims, we […]

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Digital detox

Limiting your Own Screen Time!

Cutting kids’ screen time is nothing new. Since research has shown time and time again that digital overload can impair a child’s social, emotional and intellectual growth, most of us know the importance of placing media usage limits for our children. Yet, many of us don’t limit our own screen time even though research also […]

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Athkaar for the busy moms

Athkaar for the busy mom – Plus Cheat Sheet

Dhikr of Allah is the most praiseworthy effort to earn Allah’s pleasure and the most deserving of deeds in reward. Allah’s says: “So make remembrance of Me, and I will make remembrance of you”… (Qur’an 2:152) In the test called life, us busy moms who run around with a to-do list a mile long, can […]

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hostess gift ideas

Hostess Gift Ideas

Not sure what to bring the host of an upcoming iftar? Want something that the hostess will actually use and love? Here are 9 unique and thoughtful gift ideas that should guarantee another invite 😉 inshaa Allah.       For the Coffee Lover, a classic ceramic mug with the Ayah “If you are grateful, then […]

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