An Insight Into How I Plan Our Homeschool Year

It is that time of year that homeschoolers start preparing to start their homeschool year and with that comes a lot of planning, effort and research into curriculums, resources and activities. One of the most asked questions I get is about our homeschool routine/homeschool plan. It takes a lot of time to reply to every [...]

Cultivating Deep Connection

Marriage. A beautiful union that brings two different people together, uniting in love and purpose. Before getting married I had this preconceived idea about it. Not so much like the fairy tale type marriages that you see in films, but I would say I didn't fully appreciate how difficult it actually can be at times. [...]

Juggling Parenthood & Personal Goals..

I absolutely love reading about mothers who are reaching their dreams and goals, even with all the responsibility that comes with being a parent, running a household and working. Maybe it is because I myself am a homeschooling mother who is a student too and so it gives me so much motivation and inspires me [...]

A relationship with the Qur’aan

The Qur'aan. A book that every Muslim wishes to have that wonderful close relationship with where you cannot go a day without reading it, embracing its treasures and lessons and you turn to it constantly for reassurance, answers and comfort. The reality can sometimes be different. With the hussle and bussle of everyday life and [...]

Spreading a little love on Jumu’ah

With everything that is happening in the world right now. The plight of our family in Syria, Palestine, Burma, CAR, Uzbekistan, Yemen and many many other places that unfortunately don't have a voice to reach out for help. The ummah needs to come together, unite upon tawheed, return to the Sunnah of our Nabi alayhi [...]

Visual Du’aa Board [Printable]

We have so many  beautiful adhkaar and ad'iyah in our deen, that if we were to memorise them all we would be in a constant state of remembrance of Allaah ta'ala. How is that for 'goals'?  Learning adhkaar is something that can be taught from a very young age. In fact personally I feel that [...]

Be the person you want your children to become..

Good adaab (manners) is something so extremely important for us to have. It was something mentioned frequently by our Prophet alayhi salaatu wa sallaam and a common trait seen amongst the early generations and our 'ulema. Good manners beautify it's possessor and everything they do.  “Nothing is weightier on the Scale of Deeds than one’s [...]

Deception of social media parenting

​What is the 'perfect' parent? There is no such thing. Parenting is a journey. One where you are constantly learning, often overwhelmed, tired and imperfect; but it is a beautiful one. It is easy to look at pictures of pristine homes, perfectly cooked healthy meals, so-called perfect couples who going by the picture or post [...]