Busy Bags

Assalamu’alaikum & Marhaba!

Spring break is here and many of you are preparing to use this time for a small getaway!  Busy bags are the best!  I love that they are a great alternative to screen usage.  There are some really great ideas out there on Pinterest and other blogs.  It is super easy to make them and they are life savers on any trip.  Here are some highlights from the busy bags we have been using on our most recent trips.

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Busy bags, coloring book, reading book, and backpack.

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Our Week in Pictures

Assalamau’alaikum & Marhaba!

Here is a roundup of our activities this week.  It was an intense one after the break and trying to get back into a routine.  We returned from Taiwan on Sunday.  Layaan’s school started again on Tuesday.  And I was backed up trying to gather supplies, make materials, and keep the kids happy.

Layaan asks me daily if she can “do something fun” with Mama, which is her way of telling me she wants to do an activity together.  Alhamdulillah (Prasie be to God), it is a wonderful feeling that they both find these activities enjoyable.  I feel reassured that I am not overwhelming them and encouraged to keep doing what I am, Insha’Allah (God willing).  I hope that I can continue to foster their love of learning through play.

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Arabic Sandpaper Letters

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