Arabic Vocabulary Booklet (Printable)

Asalamu alaykum ladies.  I hope you’re well.  As the kid’s Arabic classes are progressing, I wanted to make something that would help the kids and me store and practice our new vocabulary rather than having to search through it in their textbooks. So I decided to make a little booklet that kids and I could […]

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A day when your heart isn’t quite in it…

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies.  I posted a few pictures on my Instagram today of some of the things we did today in our homeschool…  Had I posted the pictures alone, you wouldn’t really have gotten the full picture of how our day went today.  I often think about the saying ‘ a […]

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Brave Writer Concept Cards

Asalamu alaykum ladies, This week we had family over so our homeschool routine was a little off balance.  However, we did manage to finally finish our BraveWriter Continent Project; one of the writing projects in the Partnership Writing Level.   We’ve been working on these for some time, and my kids really enjoyed coming up with […]

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Bridging the gap between Home and School

Asalamu alaykum Mamas, I hope you’re well.  When we begin homeschooling, or even some time into it, it’s normal to feel a little dubious about the whole idea.  Homeschooling is not the norm in many parts of the world, and when those around you question your choices, it’s all too easy for Mama to feel […]

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Sugar Free Chocolate Spread

Asalamu alaykum ladies.  I don’t usually buy chocolate spread for the kiddos, but let’s be real, they LOVE the stuff and admittedly so do I!  Last weekend I decided to make my own version of chocolate spread, and the best thing is, it’s sugar-free.   It was child approved, and I’m sure Il be making a […]

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Phases of the Moon Game and Lesson Plan

Asalamu alaykum ladies, We recently have been studying the Moon in Science and reviewed the phases of the moon again.  We ended up having a really engaging lesson Allahuma barik so I thought I’d share what we did along with a fun game to help your kiddos memorise and understand the phases of the Moon. […]

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The Distracted Homeschool Mom

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies, I posted a poll on my Instagram yesterday asking that if it is was possible for a homeschool mom who is physically present with her children most of the day, to still be ‘absent’. The majority of you, (90%!) agreed, and I’d have to say I would absolutely […]

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Progress folder (with Printables)

Asalamu alaykum ladies, This week for me like many of you has been about getting back into our usual school routine and utilising the refreshed feeling Ramadan brought us, Alhamdulillah.  We’ve transitioned slowly this week, doing a couple of subjects in the morning, however not fully as I’ve been using this week to plan school […]

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Frugal Fuss Free Pasta Sauce

Asalamu alaykum ladies, Last week I was running low on some food staples and I had to prepare iftaar.  So I had a quick scan in my food cupboard and came up with this simple chunky tomato sauce I mixed up with some pasta.   One pot, no chopping and inexpensive, this is definitely going to […]

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Feeling flustered before Ramadan?

Asalamu alaykum ladies.  I wrote a  little piece over on Instagram yesterday but felt I wasn’t able to say all I felt in the caption.  So, I thought I’d write a little more on here, as this is actually an issue many mothers face in the last few days leading to Ramadan.   Although many of […]

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