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The 10 days of Dhul Hijjah for kids

Have you seen the first pictures of all smiling pilgrims entering Arabia?  Do you feel the thrill about what is happening in their lives? Or do you have mixed feelings when viewing them all in ihram and ready to perform the radiant rituals of hajj? In my opinion it is totally normal to envy them [...]

Will you and the children eat dates a...

I love the dates on our iftar table the most. If they are not there, the table doesn’t seem entirely complete. This Ramadan my dear neighbours gifted me such a special tin with mejool dates from the date project. A great gift to give and receive actually all year long and also supporting a good [...]

Simply reviving the spirit of EID

Alhamdulilah, I just finished wrapping up some Eid presents for the children and while I was doing that, I just realised I want to keep some connection with Ramadan, because the greatest gift was Ramadan. We had the opportunity to gain new insights and to share this time together. May Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala grant us guidance [...]

The Sunnah of Sleeping

Does your child jump up in excitement when you tell him or her that it is bedtime? Probably not…! Yes, bedtime can be joy and stressful at times. Especially in summer when the days are longer and the children don’t see any reason to go to sleep, because it is not dark as yet! To [...]

Enjoying Laylatul Qadr with kids !

  I was super excited and energetic today, and why would I not be. It was the 20th of Ramadan, and tonight was going to be the beginning of the third ashara of Ramadan, which every Muslim eagerly looks forward to throughout the year. So I quickly finished my post iftaar chores, and tucked my [...]

Raising Bilingual Kids

Being bilingual is not just about speaking two languages – even if that is already impressing – but about much more. It entails numerous benefits on every level. Benefits of being bilingual (or even multilingual) Better executive functions Antonella Sorace at the University of Edinburgh, in Scotland says “People who speak two languages often outperform [...]