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  There’s just over a week left of Ramadhan. Wow that has gone FAST. I can’t actually believe how quickly time has passed this year. For those of you who have been fasting well done! The days have not only been the longest but the weather, here in the UK,…

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Eid Mubarak, A new beginning

    By now every Muslim across the world should have celebrated Eid and a new month is upon us. Saturday was our last fast and it was a busy one as Mo and I travelled across to the Yorkshire town where my (very large) family live, to visit and…

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Ramadhan update: Halfway through

  We’ve just passed the halfway mark of Ramadhan! If you’ve been fasting, I think you definitely deserve a pat on the back. I know I’m certainly chuffed I’ve managed to make it so far this year without too much whingeing, very unlike me but I am trying my best…

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Eid Mubarak !!

  The search for the new moon is over, the sweets and treats have been shared out and it’s been a wonderful day catching up with friends and family. I’m going to be honest – the last few years my excitement for Eid started to decline ever so slightly, maybe that’s down to age? Eid was no…

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Ramadhan, 2 weeks in: 10 emotions I feel on a daily basis

  I actually can’t believe we’re already halfway into Ramadhan!?!? I feel like the two weeks have passed by in a blink, but then again when faced with a daily 18 hours fast, sometimes it does feel like time has stood still. I thought I’d take a few moments to reflect…

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