“To raise a child, who is comfortable enough to leave you, means you have done your job. They are not ours to keep, but to teach how to soar on their own” Read this on Facebook and it got me thinking. Somehow, I could not agree with this….my values and my upbringing will not let … More Thinking aloud……part 1……
Just a quick “hullo”. We shall meet again soon in health and happiness. Until then….. stay safe, stay happy, stay healthy…..do good….and remain positive 🙂 🙂 🙂
I just made some Focaccia yesterday for my family. I didn’t mean to take pictures or post. However, one thing lead to another. We have a whatsApp group amongst cousins. To begin with, my sister posted pictures of bread, she had baked, then my cousin posted her daughter’s bread rolls followed by granola bars from my … More Sun dried tomatoes and olive Focaccia
This was shared on The Muslim Vibe…..beautifully written and he has done justice to the topic, may Allah SWT bless him…. I have shared the link and the write-up. It is long but definitely worth a read, specially by our youngsters….. A Sunni’s Muharram lamentation A Sunni’s Muharram lamentation OBAID ZIA I am a … More an extension to my previous blog about Moharram…..written by a brother in the US
“I don’t know much about religion, nor do I claim to be any kind of a theology researcher. If anything, I am just a plain simple human being, one amongst you. If any Muslim (or anybody who knows about Islam) is asked: “Who is the most significant or principal….personality in Islam?” Simple and straight, the … More Commemoration of Moharram: a simple and “humanist” approach….
A few days back, I accidentally opened a tin of caramel. Accidents do happen, right? Anyway, it was sitting in my refrigerator and at the back of my mind. Was wondering what to do. A whole tin would have been too much for desserts unless I had friends over. At the moment, people are away … More Chocolate Fudge
I am very frustrated as I write this. What has brought this on? A letter in the post this morning from the council. Contents: Farhan’s school transport is being stopped. Reason: He is capable of travelling on public transport. Decision made by some fool sitting in his / her office having no idea about Farhan’s … More This is just the beginning!!!!