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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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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A-Z of Islam Handwriting Sheets

Asalamu alaykum ladies One of my children is currently doing daily cursive handwriting practice so I thought I would make some worksheets, with a fun twist, the A-Z of Islam!  Admittedly I couldn’t think of anything for the letter ‘X’ so if you think of something do let me know. The worksheets are in cursive, […]

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The Three Cs

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu Sisters! Its been a while since my last diary entry and it feels good to be writing again.  We took some time off school and then dove back in a couple of weeks ago and I haven’t had much time to post.   This is something I was meaning to […]

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Homeschool Supplies organisation

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu  I hope you all had a wonderful Eid with your families.  I apologise that this post has taken so long to write; we are in the process of potentially moving house hence why I haven’t posted as much.  I did think about waiting till we moved to show you […]

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Routine Vs Schedule (+Planner)

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu  Its the start of a brand new homeschool year for us, and we are slowly transitioning from easing into school to implementing a full homeschool schedule. So what does a full homeschool day look like for us?  Well, it doesn’t have any rigid timings that’s for sure.  You see, […]

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Lesson Plan: Fables and a case of writers block!

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu Homeschooling Mamas, My kids love reading fables, and I love reading fables to them.  They have wonderful morals, lead to great discussion, and can be enjoyed by children of all ages.  There are some that contradict Islamic principles so we avoid these, but overall fables are a great way […]

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Aligning Post Ramadan & Homeschool Goals

Assalamu alaykum sisters, It’s that time of year again where most homeschooling families are wrapping up their current school year and busily planning for the next. In the midst of researching curriculum, lesson planning, stationary hauls and typing up weekly schedules, it’s all too easy to lose sight of those goals we set a mere […]

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Eid Treasure Hunt

Asalamu Alaykum ladies, Its hard to believe that our beloved Ramadan has already left us.  It seems like yesterday that we were planning its arrival and now many of us are going through the process of readjusting. It’s not an easy time by any means.  There’s always an overwhelming feeling of loss, confusion, and anxiety.  […]

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