Climbing up High


Hiking or Climbing the mountain is always one my favorite outdoor activities . It was a wonderful experience because I’m with my husband and daughter. When we reached to the top of the Stone Mountain, I felt so great, it’s like winning in an amazing race.

In my reflection, in our journey called life, we always wanted to aim high and when we do our best to go up, we don’t look back, even though it’s hard to go up, we should not give up.

I am thankful to Allah for always giving me the strength to endure the trials in life. Allah, the Exalted, stated in the Quran in Surah Baqarah:

“We will test you with something of fear, and hunger and loss of wealth, and souls and vegetation. And give glad tidings to those who have patience. Those who if in any difficulty or trial, or tribulation occurs to them or happens to them, they say: ‘Verily We are from Allah and to Allah we return.’ They are those who will receive prayers from their Lord and Mercy and it is those who are guided.”

Hope you’ll enjoy the view:

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To know more about Stone Mountain Park, Here’s the link

 

 

Benefits of Coconut



Benefits of Coconut


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Coconut is considered as the tree of life, everything in a coconut tree is useful. The husk and leaves can be used as a material to make variety of products for furnishing and decorations; the coconut water is a refreshing drink; the coconut oil and milk is use for cooking, for making soaps and  cosmetics.

7 benefits

  • Rich in fiber, vitamins and minerals.
  • Good for moisturizing the skin and it possesses a healing properties.
  • Good for weight loss because it increases the metabolic rate.
  • Promotes healthy looking hair.
  • An energy booster.
  • Prevents wrinkles and sagging skin.
  • Helps prevent tooth decay.

 

For more details visit the following links:

“Rita Pierson: Every Kid needs a Champion”


I love what she said:

” So teachers become great actors and great actresses, and we come to work when we don’t feel like it, and we’re listening to policy that doesn’t make sense, and we teach anyway. We teach anyway, because that’s what we do.

Teaching and Learning should bring joy. How powerful our world be if we had kids who were not afraid to take risks, who were not afraid to think, and who had a champion? Every child deserves a champion, an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection, and insists that they become the best that they can possibly be.

Is this job tough? You becha. Oh God, you betcha. But it is not impossible. We can do this. We’re educators. We’re born to make a difference.”

The importance of personal branding – How to represent yourself


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I just would like to share the article that I’ve just read from Microsoft Jobs Blog. I realized that as a teacher, it is also our duty to push and encourage the learners how to represent themselves in the job market, and make them aware what path they can choose or what personal brand they can possess.

A Re-blog from Microsoft Website Jobs Blog, just click the link below:

The importance of personal branding – How to represent yourself.