Talbina (Barley) Pancakes Recipe

Asalamu alaykum ladies, I hope you’re well. I’m always on the lookout for quick and easy breakfasts that I can cook in advance to make our mornings a little easier and this recipe ticks all the boxes. The main ingredient for this recipe is barley flour, known as talbina in Arabic. Barley has lots of […]

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Tips for the Pregnant Homeschool Mom

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu ladies, I hope you’ve had a beautiful Jumuah with your families and are looking forward to putting your feet up this weekend.   I apologise for the lateness of the final instalment of our ‘Homeschool Mom’ series.  I’ve had a really busy week as I’m sure all of you had, […]

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Are you a Homeschool Mom with an unhappy toddler?

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu homeschooling mamas. I hope you have had a joy-filled productive homeschool week with your kiddos.  Let’s roll right into today’s topic; homeschooling with toddlers. For me personally, the toddler ages were harder than having a newborn because no longer is your little one satisfied with being fed and cuddled.  Toddlers […]

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Happy in your Homeschool? Don’t forget to…

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies, how are you this fine Sunday morning? As you know, I decided to make a short series discussing different phases/stages we as homeschool moms go through, and even moms in general. Since we covered the ‘apprehensive’ homeschool mom last week, I thought it would be a good idea […]

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Practical Advice for the New Homeschool Mom.

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies I hope you are all well.  We’ve had a cold going around this week, and thus haven’t had a typical homeschool week, alhamdulillah ala kulli haal. How has your week been? I often get asked from mothers who have just begun there homeschooling journeys about ‘where to start’.  […]

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Admiring Allahs Creation: DIY Nature Journal

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu, We are loving the Winter season over here, especially since it’s usually hot and dry all year round.  So rather than spending more time indoors, we’ve been taking advantage of the cool breeze and getting outdoors more often. And although we go for nature walks often, I wanted to […]

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The Apprehensive Homeschool Mom

Asalamu Alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu, How are you, my dear sister?  I hope you’ve had a wonderful week. So we spoke about the ‘irritated homeschool mom’ some time ago. Now, let’s move onto the ‘apprehensive’ homeschool mom.  You either were an apprehensive homeschool mom, went through a phase of being one, or are currently one […]

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Our Current Homeschool Routine 2018-19

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu Mamas, How are you? I hope you are all in the best of health and emaan, ameen.  Today I’ll be sharing our current homeschool routine.  After much tweaking, I finally feel like this is what we will stick with.  Its strange, the fluidity of being able to change things […]

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Losing Joy in your Homeschool

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies I can’t believe its almost the end of October! We’ve been at our usual school routine for almost six weeks now and time has flown! And although I thoroughly enjoy our homeschool journey there are times it can get tough.  Which brings me to the subject of this […]

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Make the Week(end) work for you

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu my dear Mamas I hope you are all having an enjoyable weekend.  I’ve intended to write this post for some time and asked on Instagram if you would be interested in reading it, to which several of you replied “Yes!”.  And like one sister pointed out, the struggle of […]

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