Blog Launch Tea Party!

A few of weeks ago, on October 12, we had a TeaPromise Blog Launch Party themed as a tea party! Alhamdulilah it turned out to be a great event with wonderful people and what we hope came across as a … Continue reading

Clear Our Minds: Focus. (Pt 2, AH)

September is usually a month of falling into an accustomed routine. Summer is over, school is in full swing, and life rolls by. However, in this routine I found myself becoming distracted and losing focus whether it be with my … Continue reading

Take Me Back

I wrote this a while back for the Chicago MAS 2013 Fundraising Dinner. Being in these blessed days of Dhul Hijja makes me yearn to go back to the most sacred place on earth. Having a spiritual high is so … Continue reading

Back to the beginning, a renewal. May we live and die doing khair for the sake of Allah.

—We Both Know (God and now I)— I just realized how much I’ve been holding back, back from really feeling. This strange phenomenon occurred subconsciously, anything but purposely… My heart and brain has been fighting to block out hurt and … Continue reading