Feeling flustered before Ramadan?

Asalamu alaykum ladies.  I wrote a  little piece over on Instagram yesterday but felt I wasn’t able to say all I felt in the caption.  So, I thought I’d write a little more on here, as this is actually an issue many mothers face in the last few days leading to Ramadan.   Although many of […]

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My Qur’an, My Companion; Ramadan Journal

Asalamu alaykum ladies.  It’s almost Ramadan and it’s wonderful to hear everyone getting ready for its arrival.  I took some time out to really think about what I really wanted our focus to be this Ramadan, and in simple terms I want us to connect with the Qur’an on a deeper level.  This beautiful month […]

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Preparing for Ramadan; Lesson Idea & Mind Map Activity

Asalamu alaykum ladies. I hope you’re well.  Although we have discussed the virtues of Sha’ban together as a family, I wanted us to feel that Ramadan is ever drawing close and will soon be here.    So, here’s a simple lesson plan to get everyone ready for its arrival.  We started our discussion by describing […]

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Banana Oat Waffles Suhoor Recipe

Asalamu alaykum Mamas.  Ramadan is just days away, and alhamdulillah most of the kiddos will be fasting this year.  However, none of them like eating much at suhoor, especially heavy foods.  Recently I invested in a waffle maker, so I thought healthy waffles would be a perfect suhoor meal for the kids.  They are easy […]

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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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My dear sister – I need no explanation.

Asalamualaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu everyone, I hope you are all having a fruitful Ramadan. I’m off social media to take advantage of this blessed time but I popped back on to share this reflection which I think some of you may resonate with. Yesterday, we went to our local masjid and as we walked […]

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Crack the Ramadan Code: Junior Edition!

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu sisters, I hope you are all well.  I had several sisters message me to say that they will be doing the ‘Crack the Ramadan code-challenge’ with their families, which is super Allahuma barik.  However, there were some sisters who told me that their children were a little too young to […]

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Family Challenge: Crack the Ramadan Code!

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu I hope everyone is doing well and getting excited for Ramadan which is less than a week away!   Today, I’d like to share another Ramadan activity that can be done by the whole family.  Like our Gratitude board, this ones not just for the kids.  Kids, parents, grandparents and […]

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Family Ramadan Craft: Have an Attitude of Gratitude

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu Ramadan is mere days away, and as it draws closer our excitement increases.  Most Ramadan crafts and activities tend to be for children but this one is for everyone.  We have done our gratitude board before, and now everyone is looking forward to using it again, Allahuma barik. The […]

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Ramadan Lapbook

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies The beautiful month of mercy is around the corner, and we need to enter the month feeling prepared. So, over the next couple of weeks, I will be covering the fiqh of Ramadan with my older kids, using ‘Fasting in Ramadan as observed by the Prophet (peace be […]

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