Month: November 2013

Welcoming Winter

  Winter is here! We finally got our first snowfall that didn’t melt away right away, and A couldn’t be more excited. She woke her Baba up first thing in the morning to go out and play in the snow. So out they went and once they came back in A did a some school […] Read more…

World’s Biggest Bookstore

Mom and Bapa came to visit last weekend with 3 kiddos and we went on a little field trip with them to the World’s Biggest Bookstore downtown. Apparently the bookstore will be closed soon, and since none of us had been there yet, Mom thought we might check it out. The bookstore is currently owned […] Read more…

Arabic Numbers Baby Book

I went to visit a friend the other day, and I sewed up a little Arabic Numbers book for her newest baby. MashaAllah she just had her 7th child and I wanted to gift her something unique, something that she wouldn’t already have. Read more…

The Royal Agricultural Fair

We took the train to The Royal Agricultural Fair again this year, it seems to becoming a yearly tradition! My husband joined us this year which was really exciting for LittleA, who couldn’t wait to show him all the animals and activities. I am really grateful for the wonderful sisters who organized this trip for […] Read more…

Autumn

The dear little woods behind my home are filled with so many wonderful sights in Autumn SubhanAllah. Crunchy sweet apples, colourful leaves, bright warm sunshine, cool gentle breeze, playful squirrels, and a myriad of ladybugs! Oh the ladybugs are amazing! There are so so many, it is impossible to enter the little woods without coming […] Read more…

Schoolroom Corner

Living in a small apartment, it is often difficult to find a place for everything, and most of the time furniture and spaces can take on multiple roles. In the past our coffee table doubled as her school desk, and she would often tell me about how marvelous her weekend Arabic class was because she […] Read more…