Disney Cruise was on the top of our bucket list when my husband and I got married. Because I was still in school during our wedding, we didn't get a chance to go on a real honeymoon. So when our first anniversary arrived in October, we decided to book a 3 night Bahamian cruise with … Continue reading Cruising with Hurricane Sandy and loving it
Eid is around the corner and I know we are all scrambling to not only get our Eid decor up but also to plan the perfect party! It's important for Eid to stand out in our kids' memories as more than just another "dawat" or dinner. Lucky for you, I have you covered. Below is … Continue reading Eid Party for Kids
Eid is a little over a week away and I can start to feel the panic of getting the house ready. Decorating for Ramadan seemed a little easier because I felt like I could do it at a slower pace. However, Eid has crept up on me and I have done nothing but scroll through … Continue reading FREE Ramadan Party Printable Pack
The last ten nights of Ramadan are around the corner, and I've been to the mosque....once. I know that prayers are between you and Allah, so praying at the mosque or at home shouldn't matter. But it sort of does. I find it hard to create that atmosphere of prayer and reflection at home. It's … Continue reading Tips to Praying at Home in Ramadan
As many of you may have seen through my previous posts, this year I am using an advent calendar with my daughter. There are 30 good deeds for her to complete in the calendar. Each morning we read it, during the day we complete the task and then at night she gets a present. But … Continue reading Are we OVER gifting in Ramadan?
Whether you are celebrating Ramadan today or tomorrow, I wanted to give a Ramadan gift from me to you! If you were at the Ramadan Market in Toronto this weekend you may have see DIY placemats that I designed. The kids absolutely loved it! I love the idea of making a placemat for Ramadan because … Continue reading FREE DIY Placemat Printable | Ramadan Mubarak!
For most of my community in Napa, I am the first Muslim they've met. Therefore, I serve as an ambassador for Islam in a way. Similarly, my daughter is probably the first Muslim in the classroom. A lot of times, we get invited to our young kids' classroom to talk about Ramadan or Eid. But … Continue reading Ramadan Circle Time: How to talk to your child’s classroom?
The hardest part about Ramadan is that it is 30 days. 30 days is a very long time to keep kids engaged and excited about anything. Decorating our homes is a great way to welcome Ramadan, however after the first week, the excitement dies down. So how do you keep up the momentum through out … Continue reading How to Keep Ramadan Exciting For 30 Days!
Alhumdolilah this year we have been blessed with such amazing decor options for Ramadan. Ranging from advent calendars to lawn decor from Days of Eid, to banners and party supplies from With a spin. All of these together probably bring the Ramadan spirit to your home for you, but how do you get your kids excited … Continue reading Free Lantern Decor Craft Kit Details
You can buy some adorable Ramadan Advent Calendars online (check out my post for some reviews). However, if you are like me, it's too late too order one or you want to try and make one on your own. Lucky for you, the same post has some great DIY ideas for you to try. And … Continue reading DIY Ramadan Advent Calendar