Family & Parenting

The Frozen Faloodeh

Faloodeh is one of the earliest known frozen desserts, with historians dating its creation prior to 400 BC in Persia.

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August 13, 2009

Muslim Family Services (MFS)

This past Saturday afternoon a surprisingly large daytime group of about 60 Muslims, men and women, attended the Islamic Society of Greater Lansing to listen to a five hour presentation by MFS on the troubles faced by Muslim families.

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June 4, 2009


Lips explained, for kids.

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April 23, 2009

How to Choose a Good Wife

So look and choose carefully brothers… (and sisters looking for mates). Look for the characteristics that ALLAH lays out for the human being—then choose a woman whose character most closely comes to that which ALLAH desires in a human being and you will be happy…

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April 9, 2009

Covered in Glory

The point guard dazzles every night with a game that is a nonstop whir of creative fury. She darts into the lane against much bigger players, flicking in layups and reverses and hitting teammates with no-look passes. She drains pull-up jumpers and step-back 3-pointers. Despite a steady diet of double-teams and box-and-one defenses designed to stop her, she is averaging, this season, an astonishing 41.3 points per game.

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February 19, 2009

Michigan Universities and Getting In

Advice from a Muslim guidance counselor on planning for university in Michigan

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February 5, 2009

Orange County Moms Release Book About Eid ul-Adha

IRVINE, Calif. — New children’s book authors, Amira Gadd and Mariam Saada, released their first book entitled “4-3-2-1 Eid ul-adha is so much fun!” on Nov. 20.
Gadd and Saada have written this book in hopes that it will be the first of many.

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December 24, 2008

‘Eid Carnival Fills Rock Financial Showplace with Fun and Games / Qurbani Success this ‘Eid!

‘Eid Carnival at Rock Financial Showplace / Qurbani Success this ‘Eid!

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December 18, 2008

O Ye Children of Adam

With the great abundance of technology available today, there is a totally new mindset and mentality, utilizing this technology prevailing in our youth…

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December 11, 2008

‘Eid Prayers at Local Mosques

Whether because ‘Eidul Adha is determined farther in advance rather than in the heat of the moment, or because some scholars might decide to mirror the hajj despite their misgivings about the methodology used by the Saudi government to arrive at the hilal timings, or for whatever reason, the end result is more uniformity in celebration of this ‘Eid which comes towards the end of the hijrah year…

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December 11, 2008

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