Meeting the Emotional Needs of Your Children

Show your child love and warmth. Your child needs your nurturing, soft touch as much as he or she needs food. Not that it's a competition....

Men Wearing Nail Polish?! Dissolving Gender Roles and Islam

Anyone else as disturbed as I am at seeing men wear nail polish? The kids and I met up with some friends for a play...

Even Young Children Understand the Coherence of Islam

Conversation between me and 8-year-old last night: 8-year-old: "Mama, is dinner ready now? I heard the pressure cooker beeping! I think it's done now." Me: "Not...

Are We Raising Real Muslim Men?

Treat your sons like young men and your daughters like young women, because this is what they actually are. When I go to the grocery...

Teaching Children Islamic Values Can Happen Anywhere

Children can learn anywhere. They don't only learn within the four walls of a physical classroom. The classroom can look like a living room couch,...

[Video] Muslim Dating App Insults Islam

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Five Critical Tips for New Muslim Reverts

Reversion to Islam is a beautiful thing that we all celebrate. When someone becomes Muslim, they are immediately accepted as part of this larger...

How to Explain Halloween to Your Muslim Children

Starting around the beginning of October, my kids started seeing Halloween decorations popping up on people's front lawns and Halloween costumes at the grocery...