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Monday Musings

Ten things I’m loving on this fine Monday… 1) My interview with Aasiya, from Aasiya’s Homeschool is up today, check it out here! JazakAllahu Khair Aasiya 🙂 2) A fellow homeschooler and I are working on organizing an Art Show for the homeschool kids, I’m super excited about that! 3) Speaking of the Art Show, […] Read more…

Ten Things

Alhumdulillah, ten things I’m currently enjoying… 1. Watching the leaves change colour from my balcony window. SubhanAllah. 2. The growing love between my daughters. The very best time is when I am a silent observer, catching spontaneous moments of tenderness between them, and my heart feels like it will burst. 3. Making plans for myself. […] Read more…

Eid ul Fitr 2015

The 3 hour long drive to my mom’s house, with cranky kiddos, summer heat, cramped legs, all pays off in the end when we get to spend the day with my 9 siblings celebrating Eid together. As time goes by more and more of my siblings are leaving the nest and going off to school, […] Read more…

World’s Biggest Bookstore

Mom and Bapa came to visit last weekend with 3 kiddos and we went on a little field trip with them to the World’s Biggest Bookstore downtown. Apparently the bookstore will be closed soon, and since none of us had been there yet, Mom thought we might check it out. The bookstore is currently owned […] Read more…

Apple Picking

We went apple picking today with the family, in our very own backyard Alhumdulillah. It was a first for all of us! We have lived here for quite some time but did not know there was an apple tree in the little woods behind our building. We will definitely need to explore the little woods […] Read more…

Family Bonfire

We had a little family reunion with my vietnamese side of the family not too long ago. When my brother made a bonfire, LittleA was soo excited to get to roast marshmallows for the first time. She talks about going camping all the time and I am hoping to bring her one day soon, inshaAllah. […] Read more…

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