Ilham or Inspire

Spreading some lollipop Eid love

Yusra had her first lollipop this Ramadan - and of course she loved it. I hadn't realised but up until then I hadn't actually given her any even though on so many occasions she's been given them by others (Restaurants, doctors surgery etc.) – I kind of feel like I've deprived her. She's been talking… Continue reading Spreading some lollipop Eid love

Ilham or Inspire

Mustard seed on the scales

The ayah that's bugging me the most today is from surah Al Anbiya: "And We shall set up balances of justice on the Day of Resurrection, then none will be dealt with unjustly in anything. And if there be the weight of a mustard seed, We will bring it. And Sufficient are We as Reckoners."… Continue reading Mustard seed on the scales

Gems For Jummah

Surah Kahf (my routine to recite it on Fridays)

Alhamdhulillah it's Jummah. A day to recite this surah full of lessons and meaning. Since becoming a mum I've found it very difficult to recite the whole surah in one go. So I've now split it into 5 sections; 22 ayahs at a time completes the recitation of the whole surah. I start after maghrib… Continue reading Surah Kahf (my routine to recite it on Fridays)