Self Care

Meet A Mom Series One
This week I began a new feature called “Meet a Mom”. I wanted to hear from moms like you who Read more.
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10 More Spiritual Resolutions for a Muslima
I am expanding on my last post on setting spiritual resolutions for yourself as a Muslima. You can read the Read more.
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10 Spiritual Resolutions for a Muslima
As Muslims, Shawwal is usually our “fresh start” month for the year ahead. It’s a time when you feel spiritually Read more.
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The Muslima’s Guide to Qada
Life keeps getting faster and time keeps losing barakah. Your biggest challenge nowadays as a busy Muslima, is to hold Read more.
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Being Kind to Yourself as a Mom
The title of this article may sound ridiculous, but being kind to yourself as a mother is a rare occurrence. Read more.
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3 Ways to be a Better Spouse
To have a decent marriage takes work. It isn’t the Disney Fairy Tale we grew up watching which caused our Read more.
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Accepting Motherhood Muslim Mom Ebook
It’s finally here. My first Mom Ebook. I have been working for over a year on a series of ebooks Read more.
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A Moms Guide To Istikhara
Many times we are told by pious family and friends, to pray istikhara for the decisions we face in life, Read more.
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In Defense of Our Religion
Reading or watching the news lately brings a physical ache to my heart, as if an arrow keeps piercing it. Read more.
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Tips To Keep Your Marriage Thriving
Marriage is a trial and a test for couples. There are good days, and there are bad days. It is Read more.
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When You Need Help As a Mother
As busy moms, we have so much on our plate that we tend to multitask a lot! We may not Read more.
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12 Tips to Avoid Information Overload
Previously, I had written an article When Information Becomes Overwhelming, to discuss how I would going online to find solutions Read more.
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When Information Becomes Overwhelming
As a busy mom, you always have problems that need solving. Whether it’s work-related, a parenting issue, some marriage advice, Read more.
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Improving Our Character Like the Prophet PBUH
Every day we have so much to be thankful for alhumdulillah. But there is no denying that some days are Read more.
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Your Husband Deserves Your Respect
I am writing about a topic that may not sit well with a few wives, but it is something that Read more.
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How to Feel Close to Allah During Haidh
I have heard it time and time again; many women feel that when that time of the month is upon Read more.
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Getting Your Life Back From Social Media
It was one of those days when I needed to rethink how I was approaching life with my older kids, Read more.
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Dealing With the Loss of Ones Parents
It was a sad day this week for my family when my maternal aunt passed away after 12 years of Read more.
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25 Post Ramadan Goals
The sadness of post-Ramadan is pretty anti-climatic wouldn’t you say? We have to work super hard for the next eleven Read more.
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When Your Motherhood Struggles Seem Tough
All of us at one time or another go through tough times and moments of despair – even desperation. Our Read more.
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Being A Healthy Mommy
As moms, we tend to put ourselves last when it comes to health. Bad habits make you feel lethargic, and Read more.
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Balancing Your Life As a Mother Interview
I managed to grab another busy mommy from her hectic life, to sit down and share with us her priceless Read more.
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Your Intention is the Key to Your Contentment
I wanted to remind you about a beautiful saying in Islam that has helped me many times to find comfort Read more.
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Better Health for Busy Moms
When deciding to get healthy, you should aim towards a realistic goal weight and start a nutritious lifestyle. Begin by Read more.
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Motherhood Doesn’t Need to Tip Your Scale
One of the problems in motherhood is that a mom can lose her individuality as a woman. She doesn’t know herself Read more.
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Loosening Up As a Mommy Interview
I interviewed a mom I know, who had some fantastic advice. I felt she had words of wisdom that all mothers Read more.
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The Importance of Socializing for Moms
A friend and I were discussing the importance of formulating friendships and having a social life when you’re a mom. Read more.
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Simple Advice for the Busy Mother
Salaam, this is my first post on Muslimommy. Welcome! I am so pleased to share my moments of motherhood with Read more.
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