Ramadan

  • Welcome Ramadan Baskets

    Welcome Ramadan Baskets

    I’ve seen this idea going around on Blogs and Facebook: to gift the kids Welcome Ramadan Baskets right before the first Taraweeh.  Alhamdulilah the three kids now are at the age where I could get something for each of them. […]

     
  • Toy Drive

    Toy Drive

    Have I mentioned Im so happy were back in Canada? 😉 MashaAllah there are such awesome initiatives going on in our community, makes me so proud alhamdulillah! Yesterday National Zakat Foundation and MYRec came together to do a Toy Drive.  Each […]

     
  • Food Baskets

    Food Baskets

    Unfortunately there is a strong misconception that it is better for us to send out zakat money to those abroad because people living in Canada cant be that poor.  However there are many families in our community who struggle to […]

     
  • Mesjid Mosaics

    Mesjid Mosaics

    We made mesjid mosaics but printing out mesjid silhouttes (from a google search), placing them face down on clear contact paper, and then placing small pieces of coloured tissue paper around it.  Alhamdulillah it was a fun project for the […]

     
  • Eid Packages for Refugee Children

    Eid Packages for Refugee Children

    A friend of mine is working with a relief organization who is helping refugees in Yemen and Somalia.  Yesterday we hosted an iftar for friends and got all the kids to make Eid cards and then we made packages with […]

     
  • Fire Station

    Fire Station

    Another idea we got from the 30 Days of Ramadan Goodness blog was to visit a Fire Station and thank the Firefighters for the hard work they do in keeping out community safe.  We got a tour of the fire […]

     
  • Timmie’s

    Timmie’s

    Another idea which we got from the Ramadan Goodness Blog was to pay for someone at Tim Horton’s.  When we got in line, we drove past the speaker where you order, and went straight to the window, gave the lady […]

     
  • Flowers for Neighbours

    Flowers for Neighbours

    I found this amazing blog mashallah which shares amazing ideas about how to spread kindness is Ramadan.  We took this idea from that blog…check it out here.   We made these for our neighbours… it has a flower, a small […]

     
  • Fasting Cycle

    Fasting Cycle

    We made a fasting cycle wheel.  Each kid coloured one portion.  We glued it onto bristol board to make it stronger and used a butterfly pin to attach them. I got the printout from Islamic Bulletin Boards.  Share This:

     
  • Date Packages for Family Friends

    Date Packages for Family Friends

    We took dates, put almonds inside (after removing pits), and sprinkled coconut on top.  We got small boxes from  the dollar store and decorated with ribbon and name tags.  Kids learned about feeding a fasting person and getting the reward […]