homeschooling

Enrolment Ceremony

Alhumdulillah we had our enrolment ceremony for our Girl Guide unit this month. After a short introduction and message to parents, the girls each put on a show for their parents. The Guides recited Quran and Hadith, the Brownies said a poem they wrote themselves about Girl Guides, and the Sparks sang a Sparks song. […] Read more…

Waste Wise Lego Showcase

This year marks the third (and last) year my daughter has been a part of Jr. FLL (FIRST Lego League). Ever since my daughter was in Grade 1 she has shown a love for robotics, and would always use any money she saved to buy solar powered or battery powered robotics kits. So I did […] Read more…

Trip to Ottawa

My family and I recently went on a trip to visit my father. We rented a van and took the long 5 hour drive to Ottawa. Some of the things we did on our trip was visit the shops in their (mini) China town (my Dad’s favourite place to shop, naturally), visit the Royal Canadian […] Read more…

Postcards from Whistler

The drive to Whistler was the twistiest, but most beautiful drive I’ve ever taken. It was like entering another world, subhanAllah. I wish I could have captured the scenes I saw while on our drive, but the snapshots would only come out blurry as the trees, mountains, ocean, islands, and mist sped past. Once we […] Read more…

Postcards from Grouse Mountain

I don’t know what it is, maybe it’s because I’m getting older, or maybe something in me changed after having children, but I am becoming less and less a fan of being very high up. The Skyride lift to the top of Grouse mountain, even though it was in a closed off compartment, made me […] Read more…

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