Sunshine Blogger Award 


As Salam Alikum Sister Shukrallah,Thanks sister for the sunshine award nomination , check out her blog ShukrallahBlog

The Rules:

Here are the questions Shukrallah has ask, they  are :

1. What is one of your favorite Hadith of the Prophet (Sall Allāhu ʿalay-hi wa-sallam) & why

One day the Messenger of Allah (saws) noticed a bedouin (desert Arab) leaving his camel without tying it and he asked the bedouin: “Why don’t you tie down your camel?” The bedouin answered, “I put my trust in Allah.” The Prophet (saws) then said, “Tie your camel first, then put your trust in Allah”

Related by At-Tirmidhi.

Because it means use common sense and trust in Allah
2. How do you prefer to spend your free time?

Gardening, organizing things , cooking healthy foods , writing and reading

3. Who do you most admire in life & why?

Not sure never really thought about it,

4. What are your top three favorite books?

I have to choose one?

1. Quran

2. Back to Eden

3.Back to Basics a complete guide to traditional skills ,

If I have to choose ,

I love books and will read any book once

5. What are you afraid of?

Snakes

6. How much water do you drink on an average day?

Over a gallon and a half I’m always thirsty and always drinking water. It’s

7. What was the last picture you took?

The moon in the early morning sky here is the picture


8. How many languages do you speak?

English ,

American Sign Language (haven’t used in years so am a bit rusty),

Darija aka Moroccan Arabic ( I understand more than I speak as long as it’s

spoken slowly, I am trying to become fluent but it’s been a struggle),

(a bit of Spanish

and French cooking terms both which I haven’t used in years)

9. If you could live in any country where would you live? Depends I’d probably just travel and live in all the countries just so I could see which one I liked best.

10. If money was free, would you still go to work? Yes I’d work because being idle makes my bipolar mood disorder worse.

11. What do you love about yourself? How I have survived so many traumatic experiences and still move forward.

The 11 blogs I choose are :

  1. A Dirham A Day

  2. andcastlesmadeofsand.wordpress.com

  3. Mariam’s Journal

  4. Thoughts of an American Hijabi

  5. bipolarchaosblog

  6. Rekindling The Flame Of Imaan

  7. MariamMea

  8. BEING MUSLIM

  9. Simple Muslimah

  10. Muslimah According to Me

  11. throughbitsandpieces.wordpress.com

My questions are:

How many countries have you lived in?

What’s your favorite color and why?

How long could you go without tv Internet and cell phone?

Could you survive in the wilderness with just a knife , fire and water?

What’s one weird thing you eat that others don’t?

What is one place you wanted to travel to but never have been and why?

If you could would you want to speak ,read and understand every language ever spoken?

How many aunts and uncles do you have?

How many sisters and brother? And do you get along and regularly talk to them?

Do you have pets? If so what kind?

Have you ever spun yarn from wool?

Thank You for reading.

Liebster Award a second time

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I got nominated for a liebster award thanks to Rayeesa Tabassum, please check out her nice  blog A Muslimah’s writings

Here are the rules :

 

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1. How do you find time for blogging? When I can’t sleep I write
2. What is the best part about blogging? Expressing my thoughts
3. What did you gain from your blog? A place to express my emotions its a outlet
4. What do you wish to gain from your blog in future? Maybe I’ll turn it into a paperback book.
5. What marketing/promoting tips worked for you best? Still learning on this , use Facebook and twitter
6. Which are your favorite Islamic blogs? I have to choose? There are so many good blogs I can’t choose , sorry I read them all.
7. What have been your biggest achievements in the field of writing? Still waiting for that to happen
8. What is your aim in life? To raise well behaved happy Muslim children
9. What are your favorite Muslim magazines, publications and websites? Oh no not again! I read them all , I don’t choose favorites, I love reading .
10. Who are your favorite Muslim authors? I can’t choose , I will say that I’ll read any book once .
11. What is one advice you want to give to newbie bloggers? Keep going even when it doesn’t seem like you have a following.

11 random facts:

  1. I was born in a truck stop
  2. I moved a lot as a child and teen
  3. I use to live in a bus
  4. I’ve worked in farms and orchards
  5. I’m short
  6. I have dyslexia
  7. I didn’t have a tv gowning up
  8. I will read any book once
  9. I taught myself how to bake at 5 years old
  10. I went to culinary school
  11. I have lived in three different countries and 48 of the 50 united states

I am nominating the following 11 blogs

Beyond Iddah

The Secret Hijabi

CuriousHearts

The Inquisitive Mind

Thoughts of an American Hijabi

Rekindling The Flame Of Imaan

The Revert Miyabhai

Muslim Mummy

Islam – My Choice

bipolarchaosblog

BEING MUSLIM

My 11 Questions are;

  1. How many countries have you lived in?
  2. How many states have you lived in?
  3. Do you like to cook?
  4. What are you afraid of?
  5. Do you read book?
  6. What was your very first job?
  7. How many sisters do you have?
  8. How many brothers do you have?
  9. Have you lost a loved one?
  10. Have you ever had surgery?
  11. Can you Crochet?

 

Liebstar Award Nomination

As Salam Alikum Readers

I was nominated for a liebstar award by

My Creative Hut

I would like to say thank you and that your blog is fun and lovely to read .

So here goes these are the simple rules :

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The 11 questions I was asked are:

  1. What is your favorite color? Blues, I can’t just pick one color of blue .
  2. How do you define success? when everyone is ok and no one is crying
  3. Where do you want to be in 2 years? in two years I would like to have a small bakery.
  4. What is your best quality? Always showing up and willing to help out
  5. What is your worst flaw? My unpredictable mood swings
  6. What is your greatest achievement? Children who are trilingual.
  7. What is your life changing moment? When I reverted to Islam 
  8. Describe yourself in one sentence. Honest, to caring and very kind.
  9. What are you most passionate about? Baking and reading 
  10. Why did you start blogging? To share my life lessons and poetry with the world
  11. How did blogging help you?As a way to deal with my emotions and feelings.

Here’s 11 random facts about me

  1. I always show up early everywhere
  2. I wear dark colors and hardly wear bight colors.
  3. I don’t buy my own clothes, my sisters in laws or husband buys them and I wear whatever they give me , I don’t care about clothes.
  4. I dislike shoe shopping if I had my way I wouldn’t wear shoes
  5. I am allergic to Mangoes, Kiwis, Papayas, star fruits, passion fruits passion flowers, blue cheese and most all commercial soaps .
  6. I’m afraid of snakes
  7. I have lived in 48 of the 50 states in USA and three different countries.
  8. I’m the oldest in my family.
  9. I have kept a journal since I was 13 years old.
  10. I will read any book once , a good book I’ll reread.
  11. I was born with a heart condition.

Blogs I nominate are :

Vive Halal

Musings of a muslimah

Mariam’s Journal

Muslimah According to Me

Submit to Allāh ﷻ

Jannah as my Goal

MariamMea

loveforhijab

we3threeblog

itto’s journal

Live Life

My 11 Questions are;

  1. How many countries have you lived in?
  2. How many states have you lived in?
  3. Do you like to cook?
  4. What are you afraid of?
  5. Do you read book?
  6. What was your very first job?
  7. How many sisters do you have?
  8. How many brothers do you have?
  9. Have you lost a loved one?
  10. Have you ever had surgery?
  11. Can you Crochet?

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The versatile blogger award

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As Salam Alikum Readers

I got nominated for the versatile blogger award .

I would like to thank  at https://reflectionsofataalibah.wordpress.com

for the nomination.

Seven things about me:

  1. I have bipolar disorder that is treatment resistant
  2. Blue is my favorite color
  3. I have lived in 48 of the 50 united states.
  4. i dislike loud noises , tvs to loud make me upset
  5. I crochet small things all the time its my stress release
  6. I have had three heart surgeries
  7. I have written poetry and forgotten I wrote it only to find it later on.

here’s the blogs I nominate

  1.  https://journalxmuslima.wordpress.com/
  2. https://strivingforjannaah.wordpress.com/
  3. https://we3threeblog.com/
  4. https://bluespiritmuslimah.wordpress.com/
  5. https://strivingmuslimah99.wordpress.com/
  6. https://thesuitcasekiddealingwithabrokenhome.wordpress.com
  7. http://fitmuslimgirl.com/
  8. https://muslimahwithapencil.wordpress.com/
  9. http://islamwich.com/
  10. https://thesecrethijabi.wordpress.com/
  11. http://themuslimahmommy.com/
  12. https://ittosjournal.wordpress.com/
  13. https://thehijabioutlook.wordpress.com/
  14. https://diaryofarevertmuslimah.wordpress.com/
  15. http://bipolarfirst.com/