Post Ramadan Progress Printables

Asalamu’alaykum ladies, how are you? It’s likely you’re feeling that post-Ramadan feeling after Eid. Its hard to describe, its a mixture of feeling saddened that Ramadan has finished, yet eager to continue on with the positive changes we made.  However, sometimes even though we feel eager to get going, our Ramadan goals and habits can […]

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Ramadan Favourite; Shurba Recipe

Asalamu’alaykum ladies, I’ve just finished up our weekly batch cooking, and since its Ramadan, Shurba is a must in our household.  This delicious meat/chicken soup with oats (or roasted wheat)  is one of those dishes that we don’t really make except for Ramadan and so brings with it a sense of nostalgia.  It’s comforting, warm […]

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Easy Pizza Puffs Recipe

Asalamu’alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies, I hope Ramadan is going well.  I wanted to pop on and share a recipe that my kiddos love to eat, a Ramadan favourite of theirs; pizza puffs.  This is such an easy recipe, take minutes to prep, and uses store cupboard ingredients so very frugal, yet delicious.  This […]

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Are Ramadan resources overwhelming you?

Asalamu’alaykum  wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies,  I hope you and your families are enjoying these wonderful days of Ramadan, subhanAllah, it just seems to be flying by as it does every year! I’m not on my social media platforms during this month, but I did want to connect with you all and talk about something […]

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Easy Date and Coconut Muffins

Asalamu’alaykum ladies, Ramadan is almost upon us, can you believe it?! I know many of you are planning meals and even cooking some food in advance, so today I thought I would share a muffin recipe I make all the time but is definitely a good suhoor option.  My kiddos can’t eat much so early […]

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Pre-Ramadan Organisation Checklist

Asalamu alaykum ladies, how are you? Ramadan is just days away, and I still can’t believe how quickly it has come! We’ve pretty much done the majority of our school work that needed to get done, so apart from Block one of school, the rest of the week we will be dedicating to getting ready […]

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Why I cook once a week plus free starter guide

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu, How are you?  I’ve had a hectic couple of weeks, hence only getting round to write about my weekly cooking tips which many of you were interested in hearing more about; many of you were surprised that I do the majority of my cooking once a week.  But I […]

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The Homeschool Lifecycle

Asalamu’alaykum ladies, I shared this post over on my Instagram today but I thought to share here too, a more permanent place for a prominent topic I feel.  When we begin homeschooling, it’s daunting to see the initial emergence that is now ‘physically’ seeable.  The ‘egg‘ has been laid if you must. We’ve not registered […]

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Instilling the love of Qur’an in our Kids

Asalamu alaykum ladies I’ve had a few discussions before over on my Instagram stories about the significance and priority of the Qur’an in our lives.  And when it comes to homeschooling many mamas, including myself, tend to start off by having lofty goals when it comes to teaching our deen and weaving it into the lives […]

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Do I need a Homeschool room?

Asalamu alaykum ladies, hope you’re having a relaxing afternoon.  It’s been raining the air feels so fresh and crisp, alhamdulillah! Today’s post is something I personally feel has become a concern for many new homeschool moms in particular. The issue of needing a dedicated school space and figuring out just how much space do we […]

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20 Tips to embrace motherhood

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies, I hope you’re having a wonderful Jumuah with your families.  This week on Instagram and on the blog we’ve been discussing motherhood and how by embracing it insha’Allah our homeschools will be successful.  You can read more HERE. But how do we embrace our motherhood, especially as Muslim mothers?  […]

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The Key to a Successful Homeschool?

Asalamu alaykum ladies.   Happy Monday!  Today’s discussion is one I’ve had on my mind for a while.  It stems from the questions we as homeschool Moms constantly ask ourselves. How do I know Im doing the right thing? Am I good enough? Can I really teach my child and prepare him/her for the real world? […]

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Easy, no yeast Pizza recipe!

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies. I shared a no-yeast, no dough hook pizza recipe on my Instastories yesterday and several Mamas asked for precise measurements.  So here it is.  This is literally the easiest pizza recipe ever, can be whipped up in 5 minutes, and is pretty much foolproof!  You will be surprised just how […]

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10 Habits that serve my Homeschool well

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies, I hope you’re having a wonderful Tuesday. I recently listened to series where  homeschool Mamas were sharing 10 habits they adopt that serves them well in their homeschool.  And it really got me thinking about my own habits, and the things that I feel have really helped me manage […]

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How I recovered from the hurdles of homeschooling

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies. A lot of you enjoyed reading my last blog post ‘my first week of homeschooling’ and wanted to know more about how I recovered from a painful start.  Yes, recovered! And I’ll be honest, recovery certainly didn’t come overnight. That pressure I felt lasted for a good few […]

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Our First Week of homeschooling…

Asalamu alaykum ladies,  A couple of days ago I asked if you would like an insight into how my first week of homeschooling went a few years ago, and many of you were interested, so here it is. So, my daughter did not go to kindergarten/nursery and I loved having her at home with me; […]

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10 tips to budget homeschool supplies

Asalamu alaykum ladies, alhamdulillah its Jumuah today.  Since many of us are knee-high in homeschool planning, I thought I would share a few tips that can help save some pennies.  Everyone has different budgets, and it’s so easy to go overboard in buying curricula, books and supplies which isn’t necessary.  We want to start our […]

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Struggling with self-confidence? Let’s talk.

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies.  I hope you’re having a nice weekend.  A few days ago, I posted a question on my Instagram, asking if you struggle with self-confidence as a homeschool Mom.  The result was a staggering 75% YES, and in all honesty, I wasn’t surprised. Why?  Because homeschooling doesn’t come with […]

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Dear my Homeschool Mama helping her child with hifdh…

It was narrated from ‘Abd-Allaah ibn ‘Amr that the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “It will be said to the companion of the Qur’an (i.e., the one who memorized and studied it): ‘Read, advance in status and recite as you used to do in the world, for your status will […]

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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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