Monthly Archives: August 2007

15th of Sha’ban

Tonight, right now, in my area of the country, it is the 15th of the month of Sha’ban. Last year, I made this post about the 15th night of Sha’ban…And, it seems like it was just yesterday. SubhanAllah, how time … Continue reading

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The magic is black, II

Sorry for the extremely long delay in continuing this topic; mommy had this book I wanted to refer to, and I would only remember to retrieve it from her after she had gone to bed…and since she has a tendency … Continue reading

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It’s not even my birthday yet, and I got four happy birthday messages already.  Funny enough, I think this might be the first time I get so many birthday messages.  Are people that eager to see me reach nineteen while … Continue reading

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Amazing but true

How awesome is this sign found in one of our local libraries: First foot-baths in the Univesity of Michigan…and now an Arabic story-time…it’s things like this that make me smile! See, not only are we normal, our kids enjoy good, … Continue reading

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The magic is black, I

Is witchcraft really a craft? I think we need another name for it, like witchness, or something…something that doesn’t make it sound so danged distinguished. But I can’t think of anything coz it’s 2 in the morning, and this is … Continue reading

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Who knew…

…there is such a thing as eating too much chocolate cake? 😕 My sister made some cake, and one flopped on her. So, naturally, I did the charitable thing. I ate it. 🙂 After all, I couldn’t just leave it … Continue reading

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Less than a month!

It’s already the first of Sha’baan, which means a lil less than 30 days til Ramadhaan.. 😐 When Allah’s Messenger (sallallahu alaihi wa-sallam) was asked, why he fasted so abundantly in the month of Shabaan, he (sallallahu alaihi wa-sallam) said: … Continue reading

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There is hope!

Considering I’m not entirely fond of some of the cabbies in Makkah, this really made me smile. MashaAllah, what a noble thing to do. May Allah (Subhanahu Wa Ta’ala) reward him! Ameen. MAKKAH, 16 August 2007 — There aren’t many … Continue reading

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A recipe for living life

You know how there are times when you read something, and the words just hit you with crystal clarity…the following that I just read on is one of those moments. Its filled with hope for a better me, with … Continue reading

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South Coast Plaza

We went to southern California’s favorite mall over the weekend, and realized just how long its been since we went there! We usually make a trip there a couple times a year, just to look at the fabulous designer windows…but … Continue reading

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