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Something Beautiful for Dada!

Something Beautiful for Dada!

| December 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

The day Reha got to her grandfather’s place she noticed that he wasn’t quite his usual self. By Roshan Shah Reha was really excited—as she always was at that time of the year. She was going to her grandfather’s for the winter holidays. She just loved being with her Dada. He was so full of […]

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How Little Sona Helped a Moth Fly to Freedom!

How Little Sona Helped a Moth Fly to Freedom!

| December 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

“Those who are kind and considerate to God’s creatures, God bestows His kindness and affection on them. Show kindness to the creatures on the earth so that God may be kind to you.” (Hadith of Prophet Muhammad cited in Abu Dawud and Tirmidhi). By Flip & Binkles It was a sunny Sunday morning and Sona was busy […]

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Did you know? – Trees – Nature’s Most Wonderful Gift

Did you know? – Trees – Nature’s Most Wonderful Gift

| November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Osage orange firewood, also known as hedge, horse apple or bodark, is one of the best firewood types available. This oddly shaped tree does not grow very tall (roughly 26-49 feet), but its wood is extremely dense making it a great firewood choice. Historically found in the Red River Valley of Oklahoma, Arkansas and Texas, […]

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Tale Time – What Little Simre Taught Her Father

Tale Time – What Little Simre Taught Her Father

| November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Simre had carefully prepared her speech for the event. She wanted to tell her class some nice things about her family and also about some good times that they had shared together. By Roshan Shah It was ‘Talk-About-Yourself Day’ at school that day. Simre was new at the school, and it was to be her […]

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Burnt Toast

Burnt Toast

| October 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Your Momma works hard day after day and she’s real tired. And besides a little burnt toast never hurt anyone! “When I was a little Boy, I remember one day in particular when she had made breakfast. She must have been very tired. My mom placed a plate of eggs, and rather burned toast in […]

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Bad Temper

Bad Temper

| October 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

When you say things in anger, they leave a scar just like this one. There once was a little boy who had a bad temper. His Father gave him a bag of nails and told him that every time he lost his temper, he must hammer a nail into the back of the fence. The […]

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Frooty the Kitten’s Fruity Message!

Frooty the Kitten’s Fruity Message!

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

If Frooty hadn’t decided to make Samma’s fruit-cart his home the children would have never learnt how much better it is to eat fresh fruit rather than factory-made cakes and chips! By Flip & Binkles “Believers, eat from the good things that We have given you and give thanks to God if you worship only […]

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Pinku and Arnold the Ant

Pinku and Arnold the Ant

| August 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

You can see, children, how God rewards every little good deed that we do!   By Nigar   Pinku was a little girl who studied in primary school. Her school bag was almost as big as she was! She found it very difficult to carry it every day to school—which she had to—because she was quite […]

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Poppy and the Pen

Poppy and the Pen

| July 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

By Nigar    Poppy was a “little” girl”, in grade  seven—“little”, because even though she was thirteen, she was very small made and looked hardly eight.  Poppy had many friends, and once a month, on a Sunday, they met up in a lovely place in town called ‘Harmony Cottage’, where they read out poems and shared stories […]

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A Different Sort of Birthday!

A Different Sort of Birthday!

| July 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Was it really worth it, spending all that money for an excitement that was so short-lived? Serin thought. By Yoginder S. Sikand Serin was turning 13 in a fortnight’s time. “My goodness! You’ll be a teenager next week! You’ve become SUCH a BIG boy!” his mother exclaimed. “We must have a BIG birthday party for […]

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