May 26 2016

10 Eid Gifts the Whole Family Will enjoy

We have mentioned in a previous post (here) that one of the ways you can save yourself from alot of stress is if you get all your Eid shopping done before the blessed month of Ramadan. So if you are one of those families who are working on getting your Eid shopping done and squared away, here are some cool …

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May 24 2016

Homeschooling during Ramadan Tips

  This year, Ramadan will begin shortly after the school year has already ended for some of us, while for others, there may be an little overlap between Ramadan and the school year.  Regardless, Ramadan is a perfect time to still “homeschool” and teach our children about one of the five pillars of Islam, and the …

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May 23 2016

Free Summer Reading Programs

Looking for a way to entertain the kids this summer and challenge them at the same time? Summer reading programs are a great way to to do just that!  These programs provide children incentives to read over the summer, boosting their productivity and cutting down on academic regression during the long summer months 😉 .  When kids …

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May 21 2016

Under the Ramadan Moon- Book Review

We wait for the moon.We watch for the moon.We watch for the Ramadan moon.We give to the poor, and read Quran, under the moon.We live our faith, until next year under the moon, under the moon,under the Ramadan moon.Ramadan is one of the most special months of the Islamic year, when Muslims pray, fast, and …

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May 19 2016

Fasting the White Days

  Aishah (Radiyallahu Anha) said: The Prophet (sallaahu alaihi wasallam) did not observe voluntary fasting so frequently during any other month as he did during Sha`ban. He observed fasting throughout the month of Sha`ban (except a few days). [Al-Bukhari and Muslim].   It’s been reported that the prophet (sallaahu alaihi wasallam) fasted Sha’baan because deeds …

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May 17 2016

Things to do Before Ramadan

  Are you ready for Ramadan? What have you done to prepare for it? Unlike last year, I am trying to take my fasting game to the next level inshaa Allah. I have to admit that because I struggled last year (after not fasting for almost 2 years due to back-to-back pregnancies), I was excited when …

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May 16 2016

Ramadan Giveaway- roundup

If you love to enter giveaways, be sure to browse the Ramadan giveaway selection below. We have searched around the web to find you the best and legitimate giveaways so you can enter them and hopefully win some of their awesome prizes.   In celebration of the soon to Launch Adam to Zamzam book (the Islamic …

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May 14 2016

DIY Cut-out Letter Poster

  Do you have a long list of DIY projects you want to make but never get around to? Well you are not the only one! This cut- out letter poster has been on my list of things to do for so long that I had completely forgotten about until now. While this poster is …

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May 12 2016

5 little Monkeys Activity Pack

Teaching Arabic to young children can be fun, especially when you use books or nursery rhymes that are already familiar to them. Here is an activity pack using 5 little monkeys nursery rhyme. You can start by reading them this 5 [little] monkeys Pdf and as your child gets more comfortable with the words, have him/her read …

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May 10 2016

Preparing for Ramadan

The month of Ramadan is almost here, a month full of blessings, forgiveness and mercy. It’s a time of reflection and sacrifice, a time to endure hunger with patience, a time of cleansing both the body and mind. Those who understand the benefits of fasting in the month of Ramadan start to prepare from Sha’baan, …

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