RAMADHAN GET READY DATES

DATES English: dates Arabic: tamar ripe dates If we only knew the health benefits of dates we would eat them instead of biscuits and bread and jam and cakes. TAKE CARE WHERE YOU BUY YOUR DATES FROM, we usually buy Algerian ,Morrocand and Madinah dates It is significant that dates are mentioned over 22 times…

GRENFELL 10 MONTHS ON

I know that narrow minded mentalities love it when people stick to one thing but this is not Islamic. We have an Islamic tradition of polymaths;scholars who were good at various disciplines. So as well as blogging about food, nutrition and well being I will in shaa Allah we blogging about social issues as the…

Zero Calorie Drinks- no thank you

Any trainer or weight loss coach that drinks or tells you to drink ZERO CALORIE DRINKS, is not health concious. ZERO CALORIE DRINKS INGREDIENTS;- Carbonated water, caramel color, phosphoric acid,aspartame, potassium benzoate, natural flavors,potassium citrate, acesulfame potassium,caffeine. ACESULFAME I had to research acesulfame because it was unfamiliar, this is what i found:- Acesulfame potassium, also…

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY ISLAM AND GRANDMA MAASHA’ALLAH

  Alhamdulilah I’m mature, I’m a grandma, and I have seen enough feminism and girlpower to last a lifetime. My artwork featured in The Women’s Artist Diary, my written work is one of the stories along side Alice Walker in the book The Fruits of Labour, I made my Central St Martins Degree show art…

QURANIC FOODS – is it a grain? no it’s a seed called Buckwheat

Grains are mention in the Quran is Surat Al Baqara, but buckwheat is not actually a grain but a nutritious seed that you can use like a grain and it gluten free! Alhamdulilah. BUCKWHEAT Buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum), also known as common buckwheat, Japanese buckwheat and silverhull buckwheat but its not actually wheat, its not  a grass or even a grain,…

QURANIC FOODS- HONEY AND THE BEES

As salam alaikum, may the peace of the all peace be with you. Praying for bees is not a new tradition but it is a forgotten tradition among the Muslims of the modern world, who now ,in this new conscious of trendy food are loving honey but need to be more connected in where it…

WORLD HIJAAB DAY 2018 CE

WORLD HIJAAB DAY 2018 CE You say I’m oppressed but that stereo type actually suits you not me,I have seen how uncomfortable you get when I’m assertive because it really messes you up . That’s the Rant , here’s the Rub One of my Poems Why I wear the Veil by Karimah bint Dawood    …

QURANIC FOODS – HONEY

as salam alaikum  The peace of The Allah Peace be with you Honey is this coming week’s Quranic food . It is mentioned twice in the Quran, which doesn’t seem  very much but its all about context.  Firstly there is a whole chapter called The Bees, wow! In this chapter  Allah not only mentions the…

FEED THE NEED LONDON

as salam alaikum wa rahmtulaah , wa barakatuhum  everyone, please forgive this brief blog its late and we are tired insha’Allah you and your family are well and blessed with steadfast eman, just to let you know that alhmdulilah we are home from another FEED THE NEED London, feeding the homeless and needy healthy halal…

FEED THE NEED LONDON JANUARY 2018

Alhmdulilah today is our first FEED THE NEED in 2018, due to sickness, tiredness etc we have had to have a break but we are back ! We cook healthy halal and vegan food, whole food,,cooked from scratch because Allah says in the Quran,in chapter 2, verse 67, “do not give in charity that which…

ISLAMIC NUTRITION – HALAL AND TAYYIB

THE TABLE SPREAD Post Graduate Islamic Studies Themes Of The Quran “The Table Spread” Halaal And Tayyib By Karimah Bint Dawoud QURAN, THE FOUNDATION FOR LAW The Quran is a divinely dynamic book; it contains historical adventure stories, facts and figures, auspices for morals and manners and universal themes for living running through its pages….

QURANIC FOODS – GINGER

GINGER is our featured Quranic food, important right now to address the virus that’s going round. Ginger is called Zanjibeel in arabic which means “horn shaped”. Surat Al-‘Insān (The Man) – سورة الانسان “And they will be given to drink a cup [of wine] whose mixture is of ginger” Ginger has been used for its…