Is Islamophobia Our Biggest Fear?

My kids are young. Like all parents, I worry about their future. If I had to estimate, I would say I worry about them...

The Best Protection for Our Muslim Children

Yesterday, we were sitting as a family in the living room, my husband and I chatting as the kids played around us. We had been...

We Need More Muslims in Media, Right?

We have been told for the past 20 years or so that as western Muslims, we need to encourage our youth to get into media,...

Incest & Widow Burning… And My Princess Boy

Is your son or daughter reading "My Princess Boy" in school? It very well may be that your child's grade school teacher is teaching...

A Bedtime Tip for Raising Grateful Muslim Kids in an Entitled World

Normally, my husband does the bedtime routine for our kids, but when he is traveling, I have to take over. The last time he...

Dawah is for the Rich

It is an important observation that American Muslim dawah efforts often are unbalanced in targeting whites over non-whites, rich over poor. This is attributed...

At What Age Should I Start Homeschooling My Muslim Child?

A homeschooling mom of 3 boys recently asked me: "When did you start getting more strict with your eldest about homeschooling? I just had a...

Image Obsession and Shirk

Popularity is everything these days. Everyone is vying to be seen, heard, and known. People define their worth by how many followers they have,...

How Modern Liberal Culture Can Destroy Your Children

I went to a store yesterday with a friend of mine. The sales lady there was a very nice Latina who was curious about...