motherhood

cabin fever

With all the extreme cold weather lately, with temperatures feeling like -36 C, brrr, we have been spending a lot of time at home. It’s sometimes challenging for my eldest to find games she can play with my toddler because of their big age gap. But lately they have been having fun making a library […] 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…

family brunch

Today we had blueberry pancakes for brunch courtesy of my eldest daughter. She loves making pancakes (I do the frying), and everyone in our family loves eating them. I really do look forward to the day that she can make pancakes on her own from start to finish. Perhaps then she will bring me breakfast […] Read more…

three

Alhumdulillah, by the grace of God, we now have three little girls! We are so delighted to welcome our newest bundle of joy to our family. Since the two youngest girls are only a year and a half apart it has been a lot of work, but my eldest daughter is so much help. I […] 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…

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