Be A Friend (part 2)

By Ayesha K The second step on the road to befriending your teen: Communication Let’s me introduce you to the residents of Upturn Street, its 8.35 on a Monday morning and the Ahmed household at number 32 are preparing for their day.  Mr Ahmed has already left for work and the children are finishing the […]

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The Birds and the Bees

By K. A. Musa   Children from an early age are curious about their body. It is not uncommon for a boy and girl toddlers to look at each other and wonder why their body parts differ and especially common when putty training or changing the diapers. At what age is ‘sex’ education essential? This […]

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Health is Wealth

By K. A. Musa Our beloved Prophet Muhammad (peace & blessing of Allah be upon him) states: “Grab five things before five others: ….your health before your illness…”1. Prophet Muhammad (peace & blessing of Allah be upon him) advised us to be more productive and make good use of our time whilst young and healthy […]

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Be A Friend (part 1)

By Ayesha K The end of your offspring’s childhood marks the beginning of a period of changes most commonly known as the teenage year. At this time there are usually two categories of parents; the first that enjoy this time because the effort they put into the many years of nurturing their child has produced […]

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… and Actions Soon Follow

By Shamim F   After instilling the Foundations of Emaan in your child it’s now time to put this into action by moving to the next phase of helping your child to fulfil the obligatory actions of worship. These actions of worship nourish and sustain Emaan and are an outer manifestation of it. Salaat As […]

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