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How to Raise Children to be Practising Muslims

4 November, 2016 0 Comments Uncategorized
How to Raise Children to be Practising Muslims

Children are a gift and blessing from Allah. When a child is born, it is imperative that the parents take pains to raise them islamically and morally upright way. It’s important to focus on only those traits which are deemed to be good and eliminate any factors that will give rise to bad character. Teaching our kids the right Islamic principles is a compulsory part in raising children who grow up to be practicing Muslims. Take a look at the tips below on how to keep your kids in line and raise them to be God-fearing and practicing Muslims. 1- […]


10 Books Your Preschooler Will Love

21 August, 2016 2 Comments Articles, Book Reviews, Uncategorized
10 Books Your Preschooler Will Love

The best way to calm children down, bond with them and educate them all at once is through reading! Most children love books and stories because it’s fun and interesting for them. I read books for my children often and they all enjoy it. In fact, sometimes they will demand that I read the same book again and again and again! Until I almost become sick and tired of reading it. That’s how I know which books are their favorites. My children are five years old and under so we are not reading any chapter books yet. The type of […]


5 Du’as For Children To Memorize

3 August, 2016 1 Comment Uncategorized
5 Du’as For Children To Memorize

Is humanity getting more evil or is it just easier to hear about all the crazy things going on everywhere due to social media? Any time we turn on the news, all we hear about are wars and violence, kidnappings, rapes, bullying and everything else in between.  Things are getting so bad that people are attempting to kidnap children in broad daylight. May Allah safeguard us and our children. With the evil things happening these days, it is incumbent upon us as Muslim parents, to protect ourselves and our children by relying on Allah and taking whatever necessary steps stay […]


Giveaway: Islamic Phonics Book

20 May, 2016 0 Comments Uncategorized
Giveaway: Islamic Phonics Book

Since my children turned three and four years old, I’ve been focusing more on teaching them how to read and write. I’ve looked for books to help them learn how to read that’s geared toward Muslim children but there’s just not that many options. That’s why I was so excited when I found out that two sisters (Jamila and Karimah Alqarnain of Noon publications) teamed up to publish a phonics book (Adam to Zamzam) that’s excellent for Muslim children. This is the first book in the Islamic Phonic Readers Series. And guess what?! They’re launching this book the beginning of […]


Terrified of Giving Birth? Ease Your Fears Through Mental Preparation and Du’a

7 September, 2015 7 Comments Uncategorized
Terrified of Giving Birth? Ease Your Fears Through Mental Preparation and Du’a

If you are pregnant right now, chances are you’ve already spent hours on your phone or computer researching everything there is to know about pregnancy—from the aches and pains you’re feeling—to how it’ll feel when you give birth. The minute I found about my pregnancy I went hunting for information about everything relevant to pregnancy, labor and childbirth. As humans, we are curious so it’s natural for us to wonder and ask about how it’ll feel to give birth.  However, as a first-time mother to be, it’s important that you carefully select the right information to help you while you’re […]


Evil Eye and Jinn Possession: How to Protect Your Children

27 July, 2015 7 Comments Uncategorized
Evil Eye and Jinn Possession: How to Protect Your Children

Protecting our children from the evil of this world is one of the best things we can do for them when they are young.  As they grow, equipping them with the proper knowledge to protect themselves becomes even more essential. Alhamdulilah our religion is a guide for how we should live a life that’s balanced in every way. Islam has not left anything out which is important. From the Quran and hadiths of the Prophet, sallalahu alayhi wasalaam, we can find everything we need including how to protect our children not only from things we can see but the many […]


Interview Time!

22 June, 2015 5 Comments Uncategorized
Interview Time!

Amna Ateef is not the ordinary 14 year old girl. Despite her young age, she’s managed to figure out what she’s good at and spends a lot of her time doing what she loves. She has a variety of hobbies and projects that occupy her time. After learning about her and her various interests and projects through a Facebook group for Muslimah bloggers, I asked her to do an interview with me for Muslim Mother Source readers! Through interviewing this teenager, I thought parents can get an insight on how to guide, discipline and approach their teenagers to be more […]


Healthy, Home-made, Halaal Baby Food Recipes

14 June, 2015 2 Comments Uncategorized
Healthy, Home-made, Halaal Baby Food Recipes

Do you always feed your little one with store-bought baby food? Organic baby food can get pretty expensive, but with a little creativity and some basic organic staples from the grocery store like vegetable purees and canned fruits (unsalted and unsweetened of course), mixed with some items from the bulk bins like oats, lentils, and pasta you can make your child nutritious baby food at home that will taste yummy and will be much more inexpensive than purchasing the high dollar jars and pouches found in stores. Why Does Organic Matter? I use canned options for these recipes as I […]


5 Ways to Protect Your Children From Becoming Attached to Electronic Devices

3 May, 2015 13 Comments Articles, Uncategorized
5 Ways to Protect Your Children From Becoming Attached to Electronic Devices

We are living in a world that is technically advanced. Everywhere we go there are computers and phones and all types of other electronic devices. Teenagers and adults alike are on their smart phones so much that it’s hard to find someone looking up these days while they wait in lines or even while waiting for the traffic light to turn green! If we adults are this engrossed with our various electronic devices, surely our children will be too no matter how much we try to protect them from it. When they see mom and dad on their phones watching […]