Uncomfortable Muslimah. Real talk. A critical observation.

Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi  Wa Barakatu. May the peace, mercy and blessings of Allah be upon you. I am a convert to Islam and have been for several years. I converted because I know that Islam is the truth. The truth that I had been searching for over many years. What I quickly learned upon …

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The defining moment.

Living in Connecticut, I have the opportunity to experience all four seasons, the new beginnings of spring, the lush greens and abundant vegetation of summer, and the fresh cleanness from new fallen snow in the winter. But my favorite time of year is the fall…. Autumn in New England! When I was  young, I used …

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A repost. Rise up for Tahajjud. Calling all Muslims young and old. Grab firmly onto the rope. 

In the Qur’an there is a beautiful Ayah about the rope of Allah (God). “And hold firmly to the rope of Allah all together and do not become divided.” (3: 103) It is in this ayah that I find c… Source: Calling all Muslims young and old. Grab firmly onto the rope.

Calling all Muslims young and old. Grab firmly onto the rope.

In the Qur’an there is a beautiful Ayah about the rope of Allah (God). "And hold firmly to the rope of Allah all together and do not become divided.” (3: 103) It is in this ayah that I find comfort in a time of such dis “ease” and separation between all of mankind. And, I …

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The Greatest Reward Comes with the Greatest Trial (Tirmidhi)

A couple of months ago, I was enjoying the last day of my vacation sitting on a balcony overlooking the ocean. The day was beautiful and there was a family below us on the beach, the children were playing in the sand and exploring the shells and creatures that had been washed up on the …

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ALLOW YOURSELF TO BE UNCOMFORTABLE!

Over the past couple of weeks, I have posted many pictures, comments, etc.on Facebook about the horrific events taking place in Gaza. Over the coming weeks, I will probably continue to post them. Why? Because I want you to be uncomfortable. I want you to feel the pain in your hearts. I want you to …

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