Project 365 for 2019 – Week 20

With it being Ramadan there is not much going on with the family except fasting and praying. So it’s getting kind of hard to take interesting pictures!

Day 133 – Sunday 12th May

Back in Week 16 we planted some 9 years old out of date tomato seeds…..we failed as nothing grew. To be honest I wasn’t holding out much hope. So now we are trying out of date peppers! These aren’t as old so will see if we have some luck with these.

Showing a packet of pepper seeds

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Project 356 for 2019 – Week 19

Day 125 – Sunday 5th May A quiet day without the eldest at home. Popped to the shops, then to the parents and came home and put up the decorations as it might be Ramadan tomorrow. However by the evening we realised that Ramadan would most likely start on Tuesday for us, even though some

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Project 365 for 2019 – Week 18

Another relatively quiet week…just getting back into our school routines. Day 118 – Sunday 28th April Hubby’s car still isn’t is not moving at all so waiting for it to be taken to the garage. So hubby said he would take my car to get him to work today. I was going to cancel

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Project 365 for 2019 – Week 17

A relatively unexciting week!   Day 111 – Sunday 21st April Another day spent at home not doing much. Got the bubbles and games out and just relaxed at home. Did a bit of blog work and got the latest post in my Muslim Mums in Business series live featuring Lift Everest.

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Review: Ramadan Around the World

Alhamdulillah my children are lucky in that they have access to lots of Islamic books which I didn’t have as a child. Especially related to Ramadan. However sometimes there is a lack of diversity in some books; however Ramadan Around the World specifically explores diversity and different cultures within the Muslim community.

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Muslim Mums in Business – Lift Everest

My Muslim Mums in Business series focus’s on inspirational Muslim women, who are balancing the art of motherhood along with running businesses. Please introduce yourself and your business. I am Maryam, and I am a fully-qualified personal trainer and Hatton boxing instructor based in Reading, UK. I offer individualised coaching, in person and online, that supports women

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Project 365 for 2019 – Week 16

Day 104 – Sunday 14th April After spending yesterday all day at her karate place and her inter club today was a day of just resting and not doing a huge amount. Spent some time in the garden, watched a bit of TV and not much else. So here is a picture of Rosie as

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