mothering

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…

Art Corner

If you haven’t already guessed from my blog, my daughter and I love to create! I find that kids create the best when they are given access to a variety of materials and the activity is left open ended. It is amazing what their little minds think up! In the past I use to have […] Read more…

Homeschooling

  With much thought and lots of prayers I have come to the decision to homeschool this year. I really enjoyed my year as a Junior Kindergarten teacher however this year I wanted to try something different. There were many reasons I came to this decision and it really wasn’t an easy one since the […] Read more…

4 months

Well I’ve been teaching for a little less than 4 months now. I think I finally feel settled in my daily routine and that I can make a small come back to blogging! I don’t promise to blog as often as I used to but I hope to pop in now and then if anyone […] Read more…

Junior Kindergarten

Bismillah, Assalamu Alaikum & Hello (source) Our first day of Junior Kindergarten starts tomorrow!! I’ve been hemming and hawing about whether or not to homeschool my daughter or put her in school. On one side I see the advantage of homeschooling since you are able to create a curriculum that suits your child and your […] Read more…

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