at home

Our DIY Play Kitchen

I made a play kitchen for my eldest daughter back in 2013 but I just never got around to blogging about it. I think I was waiting for it to be “completely” finished and perfect before sharing it, and then never ending up sharing it. So here’s to putting aside perfection and embracing things as […] Read more…

corner studio

Who doesn’t dream of having their own studio, or library, or workplace to call their very own. A place where they can lay out all their projects, and return to them later on without a single thing being disturbed. Ahh, if only. But until then, one can make do with their very own corner! Much […] Read more…

a place to learn

The way we do learning is constantly evolving. As the children grow their needs change, and I change the environment to fit those needs. When my 2nd was crawling, I moved the bookcase to the girls’ room since she was constantly pulling all the books out, and pulling herself up to stand, and I was […] Read more…

A ‘New’ Blue Dresser

Now that we have a new member in our household Alhumdulillah, she was in need of a place to put her things :). I picked up an old dresser from the second hand store way back before she was born, and I finally got time to fix it up this week. I often prefer to […] 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…