Depression in Islam

December 17, 2017 Ilaa Noor 2

Assalaamu Alaykum wr wb Dearest Beloved Sisters, Depression in Islam… SubhanaAllah, may Allah swt grant peace in the hearts of my sisters.  So many sisters contact me about depression, sadness, and grief.   Some feel guilty for their feelings, as if they are committing a sin for feeling down or depressed. […]

Anger Management Journaling

Writing for Anger, Grief, Trauma, and Emotional Management

December 12, 2017 Ilaa Noor 6

Assalaamu Alaykum Dearest Sisters, Anger Management is a big deal especially after trauma. Along with that often is anxiety and depression.  How can we cope with life after something terrible happens to us? How do we learn to heal and sort out our feelings? PTSD is a serious problem for […]

How to Change – 7 Simple Ways

December 11, 2017 Ilaa Noor 6

Assalaamu Alaykum wr wb Dearest Sisters, Before I start rambling and forget to mention, please kindly subscribe so you’ll get our new posts.  May Allah swt bless you for your kindness and support.  aameen. Aren’t we tired of the same ole, same ole? Our hearts long for more.  Our brains […]

How Gratitude is Good for Heart Failure Patients

December 7, 2017 Ilaa Noor 9

Assalaamu Alaykum wr wb Dearest Sisters, As a part of our series, we have smaller topics.  We’re starting with Gratitude and the many benefits of it.  The reason is because we have a practical that we’d like to start implementing right away, and there are excellent reasons to start today. […]

Alter Your Path and Get What You Want

December 5, 2017 Ilaa Noor 5

Assalaamu Alaykum Dearest Sisters, Sister, I hope to get an opportunity to meet you.  You can join our Sisters Only Facebook group.  Just come on over. I’m a revert to Islam, a 5th year aalima student and a previous Family Counselor from the United States. I would like to extend my heart […]

What is Happiness?

October 4, 2017 Ilaa Noor 0

Assalaamu Alaykum wr wb Dear Sisters, We’re starting a new (long) series on happiness.  in sha Allah. We all want it, but many of us don’t know how to get it.  Can we fake smile until that smile becomes real? Is it that we put on our happy face for […]

For the Love of Liver?

September 21, 2017 Ilaa Noor 0

Assalaamu Alaykum Dearest Beloved Sisters, Hope and make dua all are well. It’s midnight right now, and I was feeling hungry. I put the family to sleep a while ago and I was just like, I want to eat something.  So what was the first thing that popped into my […]

How to Give Dawah

July 19, 2017 Ilaa Noor 0

Assalaamu Alaykum wr wb, How to Give Dawah: based on a retrospective look through my own experience when I first reverted to Islam. “When will she look like a Muslim,” is what I heard from the corners of my ears.  I was hardly Muslim for five minutes and that’s what […]

On the Brink of Becoming…

May 14, 2017 Ilaa Noor 0

  Assalaamu Alaykum wr wb dearest beloved sisters, We make duaa all are well in sha Allah. Was just thinking about how many times we are just….right there— on the brink of a break through, on the brink of becoming better, on the brink of… establishing a good habit, and […]

Not Our Problem…Right?

May 14, 2017 Ilaa Noor 0

Assalaamu Alaykum dearest sisters, Don’t we often wonder why we let things get to us so bad? If a person hurts us (verbally for example), why does it hurt? (I don’t mean abuse and chronic mistreatment at all) We should sit back and reflect on this. Are the words that […]