A Perfect Motherhood

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“Sometimes, a Muslim mother dreams of a perfect motherhood.

They expect perfect children who can sit quietly for two hours in a masjid so they can listen to an Islamic talk and get inspired, but not realizing their kids are bored.

They expect perfect children who behave 100% in hours play dates and outings, without thinking how kids who get tired are cranky.

They expect their perfect children to memorize many Surahs and du’as in a short time, without realizing that every child differs in readiness.

They expect perfect children who are quiet, clean the house after playing and solat on time, without thinking that even adults struggle doing the same things.

They expect the children to follow all instructions 100% and look happy, without realizing that we don’t use a remote control for their behavior and feelings.

We cannot look happy all the time too.Read More »

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