As I sit here, children sleeping (this doesn't happen often)... I've finally found some time to sit down and contribute to my blog and think about my life's journey. This blog started out as a passion. A burning fire inside of me that I wanted to share with the world. 4 years on and thousands … Continue reading Life’s Journey: Where Have I Been? What Am I Doing?
Due to my pending birth insha Allah, I decided to take on a few guest posts. Alhamdulillah, I got some great submissions from sisters who were willing to help me out. The first is by a lovely sister who blogs over at Untouched by Fire who wanted to write about how Islam has … Continue reading How Islam Changed my Life : Untouched by Fire
So the end of the Gregorian year is upon us! While some will be making New Years Resolutions (not me lol), as Muslims we can take this time to reflect upon the year and set goals for the year to come inshaAllah.
Bismillahir rahmanir raheem Islamic/Muslim names. Do you need one? The short answer is no. When you revert to Islam, there's a nagging feeling that you want to belong to the crowd. Instead of being Katie you now want to be Khadija, instead of being Amy you want to be 'A'isha and there's nothing wrong with … Continue reading Islamic/Muslim Names – Do I Need To Change My Name?
Do you need to change everything overnight? Advice for my newly reverted brothers and sisters