Ramadan Traditions with your Children

Growing up as a child Ramadan didn’t seem anything special. The parents were praying more and the house was quieter than usual…..the main thing I enjoyed was in the summer months when dad came home to break his fast; I used to sneak down past my bedtime and eat with him. I don’t think mum

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Storage Ideas for a Small Home

Disclosure: This post is in collaboration with Cox & Cox Our home is relatively small…so much so that in order to have more space we added a conservatory and also converted the garage into a bedroom. However this doesn’t mean we now have plenty of space..as the girls grow, so do the amount of things

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Our Top 5 Childrens Islamic Books of 2018

In 2016 I started sharing a round up of our favourite books of that year. Read about our  Top 15 Favourite Islamic Childrens Books in 2015 and also our Top 10 Islamic Childrens Books of 2017. Now it is the time for our favourite books of 2018! We haven’t purchased as many this year as we

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Bah Humbug Fest at East of England Arena – Review

Christmas holidays is generally a time where we end up sitting at home not doing a lot. I hate the crazy busy shopping rush, and also there doesn’t seem to be much to do that doesn’t involve Santa or Christmas. As we don’t celebrate Christmas it is hard to get involved….our involvement usually is chocolate

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Project 365 – Week 50 of 2018

Sunday 9th December Another day of doing absolutely nothing. Eldest still feeling rough and she didn’t even go horse riding…so I knew she wasn’t faking it or anything as she would never normally miss her session. So another day of just cosying up and watching films. Couldn’t be bothered to cook so decided to order

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Decorating your bedroom in a rental property

This post is in collaboration with HomeLet One of the few times I have been in a rental property was when I was at university. Being in a rental property can make it hard to decorate and permission generally is needed before you can make any substantial changes including painting. Back then my decorating was

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