Yusuf

  • Staying connected

    Staying connected

    Yusuf playing Uno with Naani on Skype Share This:

     
  • Yusuf and Momma Journal

    Yusuf and Momma Journal

    I enjoy writing journals and letters to people (fiction is not my thing).   I have scrapbooks for my kids where I randomly write them letters to read when they are adults.  They will have to wait until they are […]

     
  • Science Fair

    Science Fair

    Last weekend we took part in a homeschooling Science Fair.  Mashallah it was awesome and Im so happy to be apart of a group where my son can participate in such things!  The science fair was planned a few months […]

     
  • What I am grateful for….

    What I am grateful for….

    I want Yusuf to practice his writing skills more so Im trying to do it in an indirect way since the old fashioned writing drills dont exactly excite him.  Today I made a chart for him and asked him to […]

     
  • Syria Part III

    Yesterday we attended an event about the Syrian Revolution.  Mashallah it was a good event with four different speakers raising awareness of what is happening there.  Both my husband and I went so that we could rotate taking turns watching […]

     
  • Black Creek Pioneer Village

    Yesterday Yusuf went to Black Creek Pioneer Village with the homeschooling group.  Ibby and I stayed home because with this pregnancy my health hasnt been that great and my back isnt in the best condition.  But alhamdulilah for homeschooling friends […]

     
  • Syria cont’d

    Syria cont’d

    Yesterday Baba went to the dollar store to get money rolls for all the money that Yusuf has collected.  This morning after breakfast the four of us (Ibby too!) sat down, sorted, counted and rolled all the change.  [We could […]

     
  • Syria

    Syria

    Last year when there was a major drought in East Africa, Yusuf picked up on it.  He heard people talking about it at gatherings and saw fundraising flyers being handed out at the mesjid.  I could tell it really affected […]

     
  • Not Ready.

    Im not ready for Yusuf to go to school Im not ready to stop homeschoolingIm not ready to stop our playgroups and fieldtripsIm not ready to sit in one classroom, and have Yusuf and Ibby in two other separate classroomsIm […]

     
  • Love You Forever

    Love You Forever

    Tonight before bed we read “Love You Forever.”  After I finished reading it, I told Yusuf that one day hes going to be big and have a wife, and kids, and a house, and a car, and a job and […]