Islamic children books that will make you think!
Are you a parent, who is frustrated by the lack of diverse, strong, women offered in children's books? Those stereotypical books that target young girls, 'pinkwash' them into aspiring to be cute, dress and wait prettily while a boy comes to sweep them away, from their miserable, boring lives? The 'Girls section' is riddled with … Continue reading Goodnight Stories For Rebel Girls
If you've read my previous post you'll already know, what it feels like traveling with kids. "Courage is not the absence of fear but rather the judgement that something is more important than fear; The brave may not live forever but the cautious do not live at all" - Meg Cabot With that being said, … Continue reading Kid Friendly Travel Tips
Traveling seems daunting at the best of times, try traveling with small children, and you can multiple that anxiety by ten. When you have kids, there's a million and one things you have to think of, but should that stop you from traveling and having fun? I hope not! When the urge arises, to go … Continue reading What Traveling with Kids Feels like
A mom who can turn a upcoming hurricane into a beneficial breeze.
Ramadan is a perfect time to build family traditions and pass on the spirit of giving to your children. What will your Ramadan legacy be?
Phase 1: Intention With Ramadan so near, I always inflate all my Ramadan goals to the max, and romanticize how my Ramadan will go. I'm so pumped and eager weeks before Ramadan starts, and then by the end of Ramadan, I'm deflated, exhausted and feel like a failure, for not reaching all or any of … Continue reading Intention For An Epic Ramadan
Growing up as a kid, we were exposed to a lot of Disney movies, that looking back at now, I'm surprised I haven't been scarred for life! There's a lot of hallucinating scenes that I hated as a kid, and looking at as an adult, I don't want my kids watching. Then there's the evil … Continue reading Girl Power Children Movies
My kids are always bored with the toys they have, they play with it for a day and then thats it, they forget about it. Instead they opt to laze around, watch the telly, draw or play on the phone. Nonetheless, their eyes light up whenever we pass toy stores, and their wish lists for their birthday, … Continue reading No Toys Challenge
Why the urgency of mindful living is a global epidemic.