How my baking (a banana nut bread) reminded me of the importance of following Qur’an and Sunnah.

This is a wonderful post alhamdulliah!! Allah has given us the recipe. Every so often we want to be master chefs… with all the way wrong recipes! Giggles! Mashallah

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بِسْمِ الله الرَّحْمانِ الرَّحِيمِ

Dear sis’ let me quickly confess that I don’t bake. I can’t recall the last time I baked something… that is before my recent experience with the banana nut bread.

I was taking a course on the Ta’leem of Qur’an and many of the sessions discussed the importance of blessings and making sure we use them well, making sure we show proper gratitude. As we talked about manna and salwa sent to bani israil in the desert, I reflected on how I could be more grateful for what I already had and what I could do at home to waste less. I looked at my ripe bananas in the fruit basket and cringed because I knew my husband and I would not be eating them. We both do not like bananas that are ripe.

This is when the idea of baking a banana nut bread came…

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By Penny

Literally minding my business while adding my two cents. How does that work?