celebrations

this ramadan

In the past I used to feel guilty for not being able to make it to the masjid for tarawih prayer every night, or not being able to read as much Quran, or pray as many rakat as I’d like. But I’ve come to accept the small sacrifices I must make in my time, and […] Read more…

iftar with friends

Well I must say, it feels like forever since we’ve met up with our playgroup. So many families moved away, or moms went back to work, or kids went back to school (no longer homeschooled), and our group just fizzled away. But it just so happened that this Ramadan many families came back, were visiting […] Read more…

Days Until Ramadan Printable

We’re counting down the days until Ramadan! I made a little Ramadan countdown poster for my daughters. We printed out a grey version and added a few decorations with stickers and glitter. Once we laminate it, we can use white board markers to count down the days. We’ll also hole punch two holes at the […] Read more…

pockets for Ramadan

I’ve been on a little bit of a roll making Ramadan pocket Calendars these past few weeks. Every time I make a new one my eldest wants to claim it as her own. But she always changes her mind as she is still attached to the very first Ramadan pocket Calendar I made for her […] Read more…

Handmade Eid Gifts

My eldest daughter and I made a few Eid gifts for family this year, and we were able to put some of the fabric scraps from the dresses I made last Eid to good use. First up, a bunny I made for my littlest sister (4) using a pattern from Martha Stewart, here. I also […] Read more…

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