Month: July 2012

Woodland Flowers

My daughter and I went on a walk in the woods today, and on the way we saw different kinds of flowers. I handed the camera over to my daughter and let her take pictures of the ones she liked… We also saw… a chipmunk, which came super close to us as we stood very […] Read more…

Finger Knitting

Today we tried finger knitting for the first time. I was thinking of ways to keep my daughter busy today while I read the Quran. I have planned to phase out TV completely this Ramadan. Though my daughter does not watch a lot of TV, maybe a few times a week, I do have the […] Read more…

Ramadan Journal

Today we took off one activity idea from our Ramadan chain craft, and got to work starting a Ramadan Journal. We used a template from Talibiddeen Jr for the layout of our journal page, and my daughter wrote down and drew what she did today. I also had some Arabic alphabet stickers that my daughter […] Read more…

Apple Sauce Cake

I have wanted to try to make Apple Sauce Cake for a while now, and today we finally did! After tasting how delicious it was I wish I would have tried it sooner 🙂  mixing the whole wheat flour & dry ingredients  slicing apples  blended apple sauce sprinking vanilla sugar and trying our new cake […] Read more…

Batik Painted Shirts

It’s been a while since we’ve done a glue batik craft, so we thought we’d finish off our bottle of gel glue this week. Here are the designs my daughter came up with. After applying the design with gel glue and allowing it to dry, we added some acrylic paint. Once the paint dried we […] Read more…

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