• Ramadan
  • Rooh Afza Mousse

    This is a Rooh afza mousse recipe that captured a lot of attention! It was submitted to us by Asma Ahmed, but the original recipe belongs to her aunty.  Jazak Allah Khair for sharing!             Ingredients: Cool whip Condensed milk Mango pulp Cut up fruits (strawberries/peaches/pineapple) Rooh Afza -Mix first […]

  • Islam
  • iRamadan

    I had to share these two iPhone/iPad apps I came across…hope they help you during the last few days of Ramadan! 1. Ihsaan Fusion: This is basically the app version of the book “Fortress of a Muslim,” which is a book containing many duas (www.fortressofamuslim.com) This app contains every possible duah/invocation you can imagine, it would […]

  • Islam
  • 10 Tips for the 10 Nights

    The last blessed nights of Ramadan are upon us! Sadly, I have not been making the most of this Ramadan. In between moving, work and running after my active tarzan toddler, I can’t seem to be very productive.  After talking with other moms, I guess they too feel the same frustration. I have  tried to compile some […]

  • Ramadan
  • Rooh Afza Recipes

    Iftar is not complete until you have your dates and a glass of Rooh Afza.  According to  Hamdard Laboratories Rooh Afza is a blend of pure crystalline sugar, distilled natural extracts of citrus flowers, aquas of fruits, vegetables and cooling herbal ingredients, Rooh Afza’s cooling effect is long lasting for it not only instantly quenches the […]

  • Islam
  • Ramadan Notes

    I hope everyone’s having an energizing, ibadah-ful and enlightening Ramadan thus far.  Right before Ramadan started, I had the opportunity to go to a lecture called “Looking forward to Ramadan.” This lecture was by Shaikh Saad Tasleem, A Madina graduate who has also just joined the Al-Maghrib world as a teacher. I took a notebook and a […]

  • Family
  • Reminiscing Ramadan

    When I was younger and lived with my family Ramadan was so much fun, now that I have my own family I hope that I can also make Ramadan memories with my kids. My mom made Ramadan an incredibly happy month for us. She was the glue that held the family and our Ramadan traditions […]

  • children
  • Decor de Islamica

    Ramadan Mubarak! May we all make the most of this blessed and joyous month insha’Allah!  The feeling is shared amongst Muslims all around the world. However, for children who are not fasting, the Ramadan feeling may not be as strong.  Therefore, it is up to us to create that atmosphere for them. It is up […]

  • Community
  • Ramadan Baskets!

    Ramadan Mubarak to you all!!  I’m sure we’re all doing our last minute grocery shopping and preparations.  Some of us may even be planning on doing the iftar with friends or family.  As Muslims, we should take advantage of our holidays to bring out the best of us, to wear the finest, and open our […]