My first Dua book- DIY

My first Dua Book- DIY

If you have been following me on Instagram, you may know that I have been trying to teach my kids to be thankful for everything, the good, the bad and the ugly (I am hoping that this will teach them to be patient along the way).  My daughter is at the age where she knows […]

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learning all about the water cycle

Learning all about the Water Cycle

  “Allah created every [living] creature from water. Some of them go on their bellies, some of them on two legs, and some on four. Allah creates whatever He wills. Allah has power over all things. “(Qur’an, 24:45) Every living thing is made out of water, which makes it a core topic to study in […]

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The Story of the Spider

It was late at night when the Prophet (salaahu alaihi wasallam) had fled Makkah with his close friend Abu Bakr (radiyallahu anhu). They were fleeing to Madina but the Quraish were on to them. They realized they had escaped and followed them. It was then that the Prophet (salaahu alaihi wasallam) and Abu Bakr (radiyallahu […]

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Islamic Calendar Craft

Islamic Calendar Craft

The month of Muharram marks the beginning of the Islamic new year. The Islamic/ Hijri calendar is based on the sighting of the Moon.  Thus, it is only about 354 days long. I had planned on teaching my 3 and half year old the calendar months in Arabic beforehand but qadarallah we have been really […]

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Favorite Home school Resources

For those Planning to Homeschool!

While homeschooling is growing in popularity and becoming a great alternative to public, private, and charter schools, many families who are planning to homeschool their children are often intimidated and sometimes scared to actually take the leap. Can I wear the mommy hat and the teacher hat simultaneously? Will my child be social? Which curriculum […]

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favorite homeschool hacks

My Favorite Homeschool Hacks

I am always on the look out for things that make homeschooling a little easier, quicker or better. Sometimes its the small changes that make the most impact. Today I will share some of my favorite homeschool hacks that can save you time, money and hopefully some space ;).   1.  Have an inspirational motto […]

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learn arabic

Conversational Arabic

If you have kids, chances are, you repeat yourself alot throughout the day.  From asking them to get themselves ready and out the house to getting them to the dinner table, we sound like a broken record most of the time. Although it may be annoying to have to remind your kids time and time again […]

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back to school

Back to School Tips

Move over summer, the new school year is here! Whether you are preparing for ‘back to homeschool’ or just wrapping things up from last year, I am sure your adrenaline is revved up as you prepare for a fresh start ;).   While some of us have some form of regrets and wished we had done things […]

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