Motherhood, Raising Muslim Kids

Why I Removed Photos of My Children From My Public Social Media

If you follow me on instagram, then you may have seen changes to my grid...a lot fewer photos, because I removed quite a bit of photos of my kids. I also deactivated my blog for a while, so that I could revise and edit out the photos of my children. Why the sudden change? Well,… Continue reading Why I Removed Photos of My Children From My Public Social Media

Raising Muslim Kids

The Steps of Imam Hussain (AS)- A Surreal Experience

I have been wanting to share this experience since the first time I had heard about it. So it gives me great pleasure to be writing about it today. In this post I will share with you a beautiful exhibit created by a team of volunteers to convey the historical story of Karbala, in a… Continue reading The Steps of Imam Hussain (AS)- A Surreal Experience

Travel

Atlantis Bahamas: [Muslim] Family Guide

Okay, so here's a truth. I went on vacation with my family, had an amazing [unplugged] time with my husband and little ones, but let me tell you...I never stopped blogging. I was blogging in my head the entire time. Taking mental notes, soaking up the details and organizing my thoughts especially for this blog… Continue reading Atlantis Bahamas: [Muslim] Family Guide

Travel

What to pack for Kids [Atlantis, Bahamas]

Packing Tips One of my favorite parts of taking a vacation is shopping for it. Creating a list of everything I need, and then going out to buy all the cute things I probably didn't need. My least favorite part is packing! Well, this post is supposed to help anyone who's planning to make a… Continue reading What to pack for Kids [Atlantis, Bahamas]

Travel

Lancaster Family Trip

This year we decided to do a small staycation with my entire immediate family, that was 8 adults and 6 children ranging from 15 months - 6 years. It was my parents' wish to take us back to where we used to visit when we were that young: Lancaster, Pennsylvania. And honestly, I think it's… Continue reading Lancaster Family Trip

Travel, Uncategorized

A Day Out: Sesame Place July 4th Fest

This would be our first time taking the family to Sesame Place for July 4th and it was a memorable experience. It was a very hot summer day, perfect day for water rides, and it was quite crowded due to the holiday. My kids are at the perfect age for Sesame Place, they recognize and… Continue reading A Day Out: Sesame Place July 4th Fest

Motherhood, Party Planning

6 Thoughts on Birthday Planning

It's no surprise that planning your child's birthday entails careful planning, thought and execution. Not an easy game to play, but we ready up each year trying to figure out how best to make our child's birthday dreams come true. Okay, maybe some of our own dreams too. When planning out my kids' birthday parties,… Continue reading 6 Thoughts on Birthday Planning