Parenting popped my personal bubble.

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies, what comes to your mind if I was to say… “Parenting popped my personal bubble. Let me elaborate. Do you ever miss… Praying salah without someone tugging at your khimar, perhaps in a quiet room, with lit candles and bukhoor burning in the background? Eating a chocolate bar, […]

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My Homeschool Day Survival Guide

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies No matter how much we plan, schedule, and prepare, it’s safe to say that sometimes those wonderfully planned school days just don’t work out.  But don’t panic!  Heres a quick guide to help you recover your day and not let one bad homeschool day turn into one bad homeschool […]

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The best personal development course, ever.

Asalamu alaykum ladies Im sure you’ve all either attended or at least heard of some type of self-development course, be it via CD, YouTube or in person. They’re the courses we feel the urge to take when we feel life is not quite how we expected it to be, maybe we don’t feel fulfilled, or we […]

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Pre Ramadan reflection #1 Homeschool

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmtaullahi wa barakatu sisters Ramadan is just days away, and im sure like many of you, I’ve begun to reevaluate our year. Where has the time flown since last Ramadan? What have I achieved since last Ramadan? Did I manage to keep up with the goals I set myself? Did I fall […]

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Umm is a title, not an eraser.

Asalamualaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu my dear sisters I hope that the title of this post has encapsulated what I wanted to talk about today. Let me begin by reminding myself and you that motherhood is beautiful, a blessing from Allah, and a trust from Him. This post is not intended to come across as […]

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Deconstructing vs Damaging

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies I posted the following quotes on my Instagram the other day, and I knew that other mothers would share the same feelings.

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DITL when Mum is tired -13/03/2018

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies Today I thought I’d share a day in the life of our homeschool when I wasn’t quite up for it.  I’ve had a cold all week and not much energy, and even today was quite slow.  But I think it’s important to share experiences when things don’t go to […]

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When our House became a Home.

My carpet full of crumbs, Sticky fingers on the wall. Paint marks on my hijaab, But that’s not all. Flour stuck on the floor, From pancakes, we made this morning. My four year old asking me to read, But I can’t stop yawning. My coffee has gone cold, While picking up the books. Cars, trains, […]

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DITL – 5/2/2018

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies, I hope you are all in the best of health and emaan.  As homeschoolers its always interesting to see how other homeschooling families plan their day and what they get up to. So I’d like to give you a snapshot of our Happy Muslim Homeschool by sharing another […]

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Minimalist Homeschool

Asalamualaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies Today I wanted to share a tip with you that has literally transformed our homeschooling experience. I’m sure many of you can relate to having spent two hours (you had originally planned one) getting carried away with an art project or read aloud. You and the kids felt great […]

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