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

Princeton PlaySpace

As a mom of two preschoolers, I'm always on the hunt for something fun, especially indoors for my kids to be able to enjoy during the long winter months. Well, I am unbelievably happy that we came upon the Princeton Playspace, a fun indoor playspace catered to small children. I've taken my girls there a… Continue reading Princeton PlaySpace

Raising Muslim Kids

Trick or Treat or Not?

If you haven't already watched Parenting Fuel on Instagram, it's time to start! Parenting Fuel is a biweekly live session hosted by Hira from Zair Zabr Play and Kazima from Flowers of My Garden and they speak about real issues of [Muslim] Parenting today. One of the topics that really struck a cord with many of… Continue reading Trick or Treat or Not?

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Small Bathroom Organization

I had been planning around this bathroom makeover for some time because it needed a face lift. The disorganization and stuffiness was really getting to me, so I finally made some simple changes to revamp this bathroom. When you have a small space to work with, there's only so much you can do with it.… Continue reading Small Bathroom Organization

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Trapped in Motherhood Inadequacy

The other day I was in tears because I felt an overwhelming feeling of inadequacy as a mom. I'm not sure what triggered the feeling, it's definitely hard for me to pinpoint my feelings sometimes. But it made me doubt myself, and my parenting. This is not the first time I've felt this way, let's… Continue reading Trapped in Motherhood Inadequacy

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Kid’s Closet Organization

It's the beginning of Fall, which means a huge swap in clothing for the kiddos as we move into cooler climates. I needed to makeover the kids' closet so badly, and in my desperation, I forgot to capture the 'before' image of their closet. But trust me when I say, it was in pretty bad… Continue reading Kid’s Closet Organization

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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