A Very Different Eid

This Eid was very hard for me because Ammi wasn’t around and the fact that she won’t be around for future Eids is heartbreaking to say the least. I couldn’t step out of my room almost all day on the first day of Eid… … More A Very Different Eid

Blessed Friday

Abu Sa’id Al-Khudri reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever recites Surat al-Kahf on Friday will have a light between this Friday and the next.” . In another narration, the Prophet said, “Whoever reads Surat al-Kahf as it was revealed, there will be a light for him on the Day of Resurrection.” Source: … More Blessed Friday

Why I love walking

“𝗔 𝘄𝗮𝗹𝗸 𝗶𝗻 𝗻𝗮𝘁𝘂𝗿𝗲 𝘄𝗮𝗹𝗸𝘀 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝘀𝗼𝘂𝗹 𝗯𝗮𝗰𝗸 𝗵𝗼𝗺𝗲.” 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝘆 𝗗𝗮𝘃𝗶𝘀 Walking in nature these days for me means walking on the rooftop or the balcony due to the Covid19 situation (Oh! How I miss going to the beach or the park for a walk!) I took this photo on one of our walks at … More Why I love walking

Ramadan Kareem

Ramadan Kareem! Saad and I have been contemplating on reading the translation of the Qur’an during Ramadan and I just read Saba Mohsin’s status about it too, it’s a very timely reminder and I agree with it wholeheartedly. This is something my father in law also emphasizes on. I used to read the translation of … More Ramadan Kareem

Rock of My Life

Going through the grief of losing a parent is not easy. It feels like a part of your heart is missing. There’s a void and emptiness that no one can fill.There is, however, one thing that helps you cope the most after faith in Allah’s decree and the hereafter and that is the love and … More Rock of My Life

Milk & Cookies

Life’s a little better with sprinkles 🌈 I’m going through a bad time these days and trying to find joy in little things, as always. There’s nothing quite like some good old milk and cookies combo (or chai biscuit) to lift up my mood specially if you add some sprinkles to the mix. I’ve been … More Milk & Cookies