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Bismillah! Let the Blog Review Begin…

Someone requested a series of Muslim Blogs – when looking around, I found some great blogs out there, which fit in perfectly with the Buzz Ideazz ethos of bringing Islam to life for our families. So here we go, Inshallah!

Blog 1: Happy Muslim Mama – www.happymuslimah.com

Based in the UK, Umm Saliha describes herself as the following: ‘Hijab-loving, working mum of four dirty-faced angels (Little Lady – 9, Little Man – 7, Gorgeous – 5 and baby – 1 month). Big sister to long-suffering sister, fashionista sister, kooky little sister and the invisible man. Lady of the house in a home full of children, extended relatives, in-laws, guests and friends. Wannabe novelist.’

Her posts are similarly amusing and cover a wide range of pertinent topics such as ‘Cooking and Dhikr’, ‘Praying with Children’ and an ‘Organised Muslim Home’. There are loads of refreshing ideas – her latest posts for example, describes the party she held for her daughter for finishing the Holy Quran for the first time.

Check it out! And happy reading 🙂

Let Them See You…

Let Them See You…

Inspired by a similar secular post (link below), we were inspired to create a list especially for Muslims! Let your children see you…

1. Pray on time
2. Say Salaam Alaikum first
3. Make a niyyat out loud
4. Do Sajda for Shukr when something good happens
5. Say Salaam Alaikum to fellow Muslims when out and about
6. Say Bismillah before starting things
7. Pray a two Rakat Salah when you need help
8. Do wudhoo
9. Do wudhoo when you’re getting angry
10. Say Innallaha Ma’as Saabireen when you’re low on patience
11. Cut your nails on a Friday
12. Go to mosque with a smile
13. Head to do ghusl on a Friday
14. Recite Quran out loud
15. Recite Azaan and Iqamah before Salah
16. Recite Sura Fatiha aloud when you pass a cemetery
17. Give sadqa – in the form of money, help or otherwise

Thank you to readers for sending the ones below!:

18. Using examples from the lives of the Masumeen in our daily routine
19. Thanking Allah on the go (e.g. when it rains)
20. Saying Salaam to the 12th Imam every morning
21. Recite Salawat when you need something (e.g. to find something lost, get parking)
22. Make time for family and friends – whether visiting them or having them over
23. Recite Sura Yasin on a Thursday night
24. Cover your food and save it for later
25. Write a letter (ariza) to Imam Mahdi when in need
26. Look up an ayah/Jawshane Kabeer verse to be recited for specific ailments (as well as normal medicine!)
27. Make an effort to look presentable even if you’re going to be wearing hijab/chadar on top
28. Recite Namaaz Jamaat at any opportunity


Can you think of any more to add to the list?

Link to the inspiration of this post:http://thedizzymom.blogspot.co.uk/2013/02/let-them-see-you.html

Blog Reviews

Blog Reviews

Someone has made a request to have a blog review on Buzz, to be able to identify the ones most handy to ‘like’ and follow…is this something you would like too?

Am thinking of doing this in two parts – one for Islamic blogs, and one for parenting blogs (going back to the importance of creating solid connections with our children to be able to pass on our love for Islam)…

I’m sure there are many amazing blogs out there that you all use and love – please inbox me with the links and will share it with all Inshallah, for everyone to benefit from 🙂