Author Archive | Blessed Ummi

WHAT DROVE ME TO WRITE by Nur Khairiah @Umm Iman

Introducing Blessed Ummi’s latest blog series, “Ummis’ Voices”, a new initiative for mothers within our community a space to share their passions or their deepest thoughts and reflections. We will feature a variety of topics, ideas and themes relevant to mothers. For our second guest blogger post, we are extremely grateful to invite local author Nur Khairiah, […]

GOING NATURAL WITH ESSENTIAL OILS by Samira Alhadi

Introducing Blessed Ummi’s latest blog series, “Ummis’ Voices”, a new initiative for mothers within our community a space to share their passions or their deepest thoughts and reflections. We will feature a variety of topics, ideas and themes relevant to mothers. For our pioneering guest blogger post, we are happy to have Samira Alhadi, a mother […]

WHEN HOBBY BECOMES BUSINESS by Dil Ismail

Put your family first because they are of utmost importance and they are the ones who will be there for you, be it in good or bad times. – Sis Dil Ismail Turning your passion into business is a dream come true, but it is not without hard work. Meet Sis Fadilah Ismail, better known […]

A FAMILY TO LOVE by Tahirah

We strongly believe in communication, having a little laugh each day and knowing our duties as a couple to make our marriage work. Tahirah Mohamed is a mother to seven children whom we named our Tahirah Modest Nursing Kurung after! It is definitely rare in Singapore to have more than two or three children but […]

STRENGTH AND PASSION by Faten

Say bismillah and just do it. Find your why and let that be your anchor. At a time where passion is dangled like a carrot and success can be achieved at lightning speed, it’s important to know why you want to do what you want to do. – Sis Faten Bamadhaj Sister Faten Bamadhaj, whom we named […]

SWEET TREATS by Maryam

In a beautiful saying, the Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) said, “May Allah bless him who helps his child in doing good.” He was asked “How can he help him in doing good?” to which the Prophet (PBUH) answered: “That he accepts the little that he can do, he forgives whatever he cannot […]

MUM GENIUS by Umm Anissa

The name Umm Anissa may ring a bell especially if you have been a regular follower of the Islamic parenting Facebook page Muslim Kid Genius. You would have also appreciated Umm Anissa’s profound and spot-on reflections on motherhood, parenting and raising children. Umm Anissa is also a doctoral student at the National Institute of Education […]

TRANSCENDING BOUNDARIES by Dina

I need to remind myself that I need to be strong. My children need me. My husband needs me. – Dina Savita, social entrepreneur and mother-of-two In the current edition of Blessed Ummi’s Inspirational Ummi Series, we travel the waters to Indonesia to get to know social entrepreneur Dina Savita, an Indonesian mother-of-two who homeschools […]

PAYING IT FORWARD by Saliha

Everyday is unpredictable, but also joyful and exhausting. – Saliha A. Latif Saliha Latiff is a Singaporean mother to two boys currently living overseas to accompany her husband who is out-stationed in Egypt. Parents to children with autism who are familiar with the virtual support network would recognise Saliha’s thoughts and sharing about her experience […]

FIRST STEPS INTO MOTHERHOOD by Umm Muhaimin

Your spiritual self is something that is unseen but which when cultivated well, will equip you well for the rest of your motherhood journey. – Umm Muhaimin As a mother of two very young children, I’d safely say that you can’t know the real deal of parenting until you are a parent yourself. But the […]

MUM TRAVELER by Umm Safiyyah

We try to inculcate the love for the Quran, the Prophet and his companions in most that we do. – Umm Safiyyah In the latest edition of the Inspirational Ummi series, we chat with Nur Suliani Md Noor (also known as Umm Safiyyah), a Singaporean entrepreneur-turned-homeschooling mother. Together with her husband, Umm Safiyyah decided to […]

REALITY CHECK by Norlizan

In this edition of The Inspirational Ummi series, read all about Norlizan Mohidu Kunyalee, whose name we borrowed for our highly sought after ‘Eid Norlizan Dress! Seek help. Do not live in denial. Do not feel embarrassed. It doesn’t do any good for either you or your child. The child has to face the world, […]

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