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On a Halaal make-up quest (aka how many lipsticks are enough?)

How many lipsticks are enough?  The thought appears, unbidden, as I walk out of the prayer room… Oh my shattered nerves…when did I become the type of person who thinks about lipstick? 435 more words


Walking with Lions: Botlierskop Private Game Reserve

A true escape into a real African gem! I happened to come across this special on Groupon and was very excited so jumped at the opportunity as I have never been on a real Safari retreat. 1,163 more words

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Lessons from Hadith Shareef ~ Earning a Halaal Livelihood and Refraining from Being Nourished with Haraam

Excerpts from ~ Ramadaan 1435 Programmes


Hazrat Abu Hurairah Radiyallahu anhu narrates that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam said: He who seeks the Dunya in a lawful way, refraining from begging, striving for his family and being kind towards his neighbours, will meet Allah Ta’ala on the Day of Resurrection with his face shining like the full moon. 260 more words


The Day of Arafah (Wuqūf)

The Day of Arafah (Wuqūf)

The ḥajj season commences from the 1st Shawwaal and ends on the 10th day of Thil Ḥijjah, although some scholars include the subsequent three days of tashrīq, thus declaring the end of the ḥajj season to be on the 13th Thil Ḥijjah. 3,382 more words


It's the most wonderful time of the year, Good Food & Wine Show 2014

I have attended GF&WS every single year ever since I can remember. It is that event on the Durban calender I look forward to and clear my weekend for. 443 more words

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The Lounge on Kromboom

My everyday Dilemma would be that there is no place anywhere remotely near me that sells Sushi. Its seriously a pain. Especially when that craving hits you. 526 more words

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Fry's Gourmet Veggie Feast at Harvey's Umhlanga

I went over to Harvey’s restaurant in Umhlanga last week for a Fry’s food fest, I couldn’t wait to try out the gourmet fare. They had Harvey’s own head chef Andrew Draper as well as Chef Nizam from Mauritius creating unique dishes using Fry’s products as the star ingredient. 402 more words

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