What is the GO Personal Planner?
It is a simple, yet effective 66-page personal planner tailored especially for busy females who wish to organize their personal life. If you're feeling unorganized, your thoughts seem scattered all about, you're overwhelmed or feeling like you CAN'T KEEP UP with all you need to accomplish, then this planner will get you back on your feet! can help guide you to get back on track, remind you of important to-do's, and re-organize your busy life when used consistently.
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Over these past few months, I’ve had the wonderful opportunity to spend a lot of time with my nephew and nieces Alhumdulillah! During this time, I've been observing them at play and how they keep busy with their many gadgets and toys. This brought a realization of how children see life, and made me discover how different life looks through the eyes of a child. Each day I was learning something magical from them, and I’d like to share these lessons from children with you.
Children forgive easily
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We can all spurt out a list of mistakes our parents made when bringing us up. And for some reason, their faults are often more memorable and vivid than their numerous sacrifices for us. Even as parents, we too make mistakes now and then when raising our children, so it’s helpful to know which mistakes we should avoid in order to raise our kids to become good Muslims. Here are 5 discipline mistakes to avoid when directing your child toward proper behavior.
MISTAKE #1: Getting enraged when disciplining
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Have you ever noticed how most moms say similar things to their older kids? What comes out of our mouths are not always what we are thinking! We speak the language of motherhood, which is an evasive array of obfuscation and passive aggressive remarks. Here are some of the most common 'momisms' that I humorously decoded for your enjoyment. So go ahead and laugh at yourself!
1. Don’t worry about it!
I'll do it for you as usual. I'm just the maid. I wish you'd pick up your own stuff lazy!
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One of the beauties of homeschooling is scheduling freedom, but that also comes at a price. We don’t have anyone else dictating how we use our time, so personal time management is of the utmost importance. If you’re struggling with fitting in everything you want to get done in a week, these quick tips for time management will be helpful in sha Allah.
1. Know yourself
Some of us are naturally morning people, while others drag themselves out of bed each morning to grudgingly get a cup of coffee (Read more...)
Often times we find ourselves aimlessly drifting through life without a clear vision in sight. Day in and day out, we repeat the same chores, sometimes even lacking a clear purpose and intention. Fortunately though as Muslims, we do have a purpose as Allah says in the Qur’an:
“And I did not create the jinn and mankind except to worship Me” [51:56]
Which is why, we should live in this dunya worshipping Allah to attain the ultimate goal of Jannah. But this dunya can (Read more...)
"Shut up!" "I hate you!" "You’re stupid!" Of course these words aren't spewing through the hallways, doors and windows of a regular Muslim family's home... our kids don’t talk like that, and it most certainly should not be firing from the mouth of a Muslim child. Muslim children are supposed to respect their parents!
Fortunately, the average Muslim family will never experience a parent having to bear such words spewing from the mouth of their child, but not all Muslim families are average. (Read more...)