My top 10 tips for an Umrah Trip with Kids!

My top 10 tips for an Umrah Trip with Kids!

You’ve just been blessed with the opportunity for Umrah. Mabrook! Or you may have been before but now taking your children. You have your visas, vaccinations and Umrah guides all ready. Have you wondered how you may have to entertain your children to make this 

Muharram and the Story of Prophet Musa (as)

Muharram and the Story of Prophet Musa (as)

As we started another Home school Year, (Year 2 and Reception) it just so happen to coincide with the Islamic New year, so it felt right to begin the story of Prophet Musa (as) (Moses) as it holds a significance for us in the first 

‘Alhamdulillah It’s Jummah’ Series

‘Alhamdulillah It’s Jummah’ Series

‘Alhamdulillah it’s Jummah’ Series by @kitabkids Friday is the most important day of the week in the Islamic calendar and yet, as a Muslim living in the West, it is sadly very easy to overlook and neglect. Life carries on at a hectic pace, business 

Mama Teaches Me Salaah

Mama Teaches Me Salaah

We love teaching and learning about different aspects of Islam by combining them with other relevant subjects. After all it is our way of life so there’s no need to teach it separately. For example we used our Maths lesson time to talk a little 

Our Ramadan Basket 2019

Our Ramadan Basket 2019

The run up to Ramadan for us has been one of connection with family and the stories of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh). We were blessed to have my father and sister’s family join us for over a week on their Umrah trip, and were able to 

Teach Islamic Studies at home (for 3-6 year olds!)

Teach Islamic Studies at home (for 3-6 year olds!)

As a Muslim Parent, are you looking for ways in which to begin teaching your children about Islam? There are some amazing resources, syllabus available now alhamdulillah, but where do you actually start and when? In this post I will be sharing my own journey 

Our Top 10 2018 Islamic Book Recommendations for children!

Our Top 10 2018 Islamic Book Recommendations for children!

As we come to the end of year 2018, I thought it was time to share some of our Children’s Islamic Books that we have encountered this year and that we highly recommend. In no particular order, below are our top 10 favourite Islamic Books 

‘My First Quran with Pictures’ Book Review

‘My First Quran with Pictures’ Book Review

  For those of you following our homeschooling journey, you may have seen some of our creative ways to teach Qur’an with our children including signs, stars handed out with each ayat and of course some images and stories to help with translation. As a 

3 Simple Steps to Make Eid Exciting for our Kids! (FREE Eid Card Templates)

3 Simple Steps to Make Eid Exciting for our Kids! (FREE Eid Card Templates)

Ramadan has simply flown by! Now with the last ten nights upon us, it is time to focus even more. That’s why I’m putting together this post to help you and I be totally ready for Eid! Now there are lots of things to think 

Teaching our children the 99 names of Allah! (With @Kitabkids)

Teaching our children the 99 names of Allah! (With @Kitabkids)

Teaching our children about Allah is always one of the most important aspects of our Islamic Studies teaching. There are so many ways to go about it. However, for really young children, learning about Allah can become over complicated if not made simpler to understand.