Raising Children with Disabilities

How do you raise children with disabilities? The question appears to be direct yet it is somewhat ambiguous. It is ambiguous because there are varieties of disabilities—physical disabilities, visual impairments, auditory impairments, mental impairments, and, to some, even personality impairments. Regardless ...

Monkey see. Monkey do.

This posting has nothing to do with monkey’s but rather the ‘nature’ of monkey’s imitating one another because that’s what they know. I know none of you reading this article are monkey’s however, imitating one another is a normal human ...

Islamic View on Pranking

In Indonesian language they are called: iseng/jebakan. In Arabic, we call as laghwi (something that is useless). People in every country do prank like just for laughs, in television/radio station, they have each type of prank to entertain the audience. Audience ...

Sisters in Islam…Glorify your Guests and Build Silaturrohim

Almost every year during Hajj or Umrah season we spend time to meeting our (my husband and I) colleagues, brothers, sisters, or even friends of my late parents. Perhaps this is one of merits live near the holy Makkah. Usually ...

Oh Muslimah…do you consider your child as a blessing or a burden?

A child is born in this world free of sin. Parents or those who nurture him/her would make him/her good, obedient, discipline, smart, confident, independent, etc. Those are possible explanations that we frequently heard, read, or studied. But will it is ...