The Overanalysing Homeschool Mom

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu Sisters. We’ve spoken extensively about the home-school balance, creating an environment which sparks curiosity and ensuring our Home takes precedence over school. However, in pursuit of trying to achieve the perfect day, unintentionally we mothers can pressurise ourselves, and seriously drive our selves into the ground. Before we know […]

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Homeschool High? Eat a slice of humble pie…

Asalamu alaykum Sisters. I shared this thought on my Instagram page a few days ago, but the message is an important reminder for myself so I wanted to post here too. See, as our homeschool journeys progress and our parenting paths lengthen, we begin to witness the fruits of our labour, Allahuma barik. Our children […]

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Our updated Homeschool Routine 2018-2019

Asalamu alaykum ladies, the kids are away at Football, so I thought I’d use the time to share our current homeschool routine as quite a few sisters have asked me via Instagram. I did post this a while ago, I think it was around November, but as you know routines are forever changing. So heres […]

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Rosetta Stone Lesson Idea

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies, as promised here’s a previous History lesson we did the last school year that I didn’t share at the time. We were covering the Ancient World at the time, and the kids wanted to study the Rosetta Stone further and how Hieroglyphs were deciphered. So, we spent a […]

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Continent Climate Lesson Idea

Asalamu alaykum ladies. We did this lesson more than a year ago or so, but I thought I’d share the idea because it was one of those spontaneous unplanned lessons that turned out to be really beneficial, alhamdulillah (I love it when that happens!) We were doing a unit study on Africa at the time, […]

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Creamy Chicken, Mushroom and Brocolli Pasta

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu Mamas. I whipped up this dinner a couple of weeks ago and it was enjoyed by everyone. Its quick, easy, and delicious and you can easily double the recipe to make a bigger batch. Ingredients500g Chicken breast (chopped into small cubes)200g Mushrooms (finely chopped)400g Broccoli (Fresh or frozen works)180g […]

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World Geography Lesson plan with Notebooking pages

Asalamu alaykum Sisters, How are you? Geography has been one of our ‘least studied’ subjects, mainly due to not having time to always fit it in. It’s not that we don’t cover Geography at all because of course subjects like Science, and History can most definitely include Geography and we have been covering it in […]

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Why we love All About Spelling

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu my dearest Sisters, how are you? This blog post is a personal one because my eldest daughter has dyslexia, and several of my family members have dyslexia too. It is estimated that 15% of the population has dyslexia so it’s likely that you yourself or someone you do know […]

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Egg Salad Sandwich filler Recipe

Asalamu alaykum ladies, I hope you’re well and enjoying the weekend. I thought I’d share this super easy egg salad sandwich I make as part of our meal prep for the week. Whilst I’m making breakfasts for the week I also boil some eggs on the side. This sandwich filler takes no time at all […]

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When your Muslim Homeschool loses focus + Printable

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu my dear sisters, I pray that you are in the best of health and emaan, ameen. I’ve been wanting to write about todays blog post subject for a while now. It’s something I’ve struggled with before, and its one of those things that happens gradually over time. Let me […]

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