Why small deeds make a difference.

Why small deeds make a difference. Mumtaz Moosa Saley. The other day I posted multiple posts about giving out a bottle of frozen water a day. Now firstly this wasn’t my idea I had seen this idea about five years ago and every years I adopt the idea of a bottle of water a day…

Madressa should be a nurturing environment.

. Assalaamualaikum My name is Khadijah and I’ve always had a passion to open up an institute dedicating my time to little children teaching them through play etc I completed my four year Aalimah course in Azaadville and I got married, I began teaching right away in different areas in Johannesburg/Pretoria and in 2016 we…

Golden Ghee shares there tea time treats recipe with us.

Golden Ghee – We’ve got the liquid gold you need! It’s gold, it’s rich and it’s tasty. Yeah, that’s right – it’s tasty. Golden Ghee is *thee* Liquid Gold (yes, ‘Liquid Gold’ –because ’Liquid Gold’ sounds so much better than ‘clarified butter’, right?). Whether it’s for those round, round Roti’s or those delicious sweetmeats (you…

Toxic Parents

TOXIC PARENTS Written by Naadira Chhipa We often hear lectures and read articles on how children should treat their parents especially their mother as Jannah lies under the feet of a mother, rightfully so. I recently heard a lecture in which the speaker had given an example of abuse by a mother and his opinion…

Why you should teach your baby the art of self-soothing!

The Magic Touch Why you should teach your baby the art of self-soothing! There is no doubt that every parents wishes their baby could learn certain behaviours as quickly as possible, and how to self-soothe is one of them. What is self-soothing? It is the baby’s ability to fall asleep and comfort themself without the…

MindFirst is coming to Durban.

MindFirst is a collection of self improvement courses administered by the lovely, dynamic Tasneem Basha (whom I have a crush on, as you can clearly see). The point of MindFirst is to assist you in taking back control over your own life. You might not be able to control the world around you but you…

Friends, Readers and book lovers Nisa Qamar is here.

Friends, Readers, booklovers! WORDFLUTE PRESS is pleased to announce the release of the second in the Nisa Qamar series by Shafinaaz Hassim. Look out in bookstores and online stores for the book. The ideal holiday read for young and old alike. At a gala award dinner, book one, Nisa Qamar and the Master of Jinniaville…

Tips for keeping feet healthy this summer

Our feet are engineered to withstand the entire weight of our bodies, navigating whatever unsteady environment we may be traveling over, and to help propel us through space as we walk, run, jump, and wait in line. Long and hot summer days make for some wonderful memories, but they can be tough on your feet….

Review by Amina Vawda: Ink of Inspiration 2 Soothe your Soul

I have been following sister Naadira Chhipa’s writing since she started posting on social media. I did read the her first book Ink of Inspiration and it was amazing. I read that book three times over and still love every article. I purchased Ink of Inspiration 2 Soothe your Soul from the Al Ansaar bookshop…

The art of henna.

For those familiar with the art of henna, know that it is like all other art forms, unique in its respect. It is more than just the art of giving life to thoughts and emotions on lifeless canvas in enigmatic strokes; it is the art of concocting 2 beliefs, mostly unbeknown to each as persons,…