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Broken Moon by Kim Antieau

I didn’t initially think the premise of the book was terribly original: a poor scarred girl in Pakistan working as a servant, cuts her hair to look like a boy and be free to move about and rescue her brother.   1,205 more words

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SACRIFICE

Strange how often the Scriptures of the Holy Bible seem to fit the current political situation.

I wonder if you have noticed any parallels. For example, In the book of Isaiah, in the Hebrew Bible, God condemns the people of Israel for their meaningless sacrifices and pointless festivals. 1,100 more words

Christian Reflections

Ruler of the Courtyard by Rukhsana Khan illustrated by R. Gregory Christie

Set in Pakistan, Saba has to cross the courtyard to get to the bathhouse.  Fearful of the chickens that seem to have it in for her, she braves the distance in a dashing sprint and slams the door to relish in the safety of a chicken free patch of space.   187 more words

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End of Ramadhan Celebration

Eid Mubarak (Blessed celebration) to all the Muslims everywhere! Eidl Fitr or Festival of Breaking of the Fast is on July 6, 2016. This ends the muslims’ obligatory month long fasting during the month of Ramadhan. 531 more words

Family

The Kesumas in Ramadhan

Alhamdulillah, Allah masih kasih kesempatan buat menikmati bulan-Nya lagi, bulan yang spesial karena penuh dengan ampunan dan maghfirahnya.

Alhamdulillah tahun ini bisa ngelewatin Ramadhan dari sahur hari pertama sampai hari ini hari ke 11 bareng-bareng suami dan tambahan anak kecil kesayangan ummi abi, Khalid Abdurrahman Ismail. 210 more words

Parenting And Family

Turkey’s President Says No Muslim Family Should Use Birth Control Or Engage in Family Planning

“We will multiply our descendants. They talk about population planning, birth control. No Muslim family can have such an approach,” he said.

Monday in a televised speech, monitored by Voice of America, VOA. 59 more words

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Parenting 101 : Helicopter Parents

One of the biggest fear I’ve been feeling since I was pregnant (until now) is

Can we be a good parent for our children?

Yes, providing all the good stuffs is important, but not the most important thing.

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