Non-Toy Gifts That Kids Will Love For Eid

It happens every time at Eid. Parents wonder what gifts to give their kids that they'll appreciate more than the usual toy. Something that won't break, the novelty won't wear off in a day or two, and which isn't the usual ol' piece of plastic. Nowadays it's hard to find wholesome gifts for kids that won't break the bank, and if there's one thing I've learned about being a parent, is that kids are more simple than their parents think! We parents, sometimes buy things we think our kids want when (Read more...)

The 5 C’s of Setting Ramadan Goals for Children

Another Ramadan is upon us alhumdulillah! And this year, don’t let it slip by without achieving something for your child. The reward is great during this month, so any good done now will be rewarded many folds. What are your goals for your child this Ramadan? Do you want your child to try and fast a whole day or the whole month of Ramadan? Is it time your child memorizes certain surahs of the Qur’an, or complete a certain juz? How about practicing and improving on a characteristic such as generosity, (Read more...)

5 Ways to Prepare for Ramadan (Before or After)

Ramadan is here, alhamdulilah! Are you ready? Do you have a Ramadan routine yet? If not, it's not too late! It’s taken me quite a few years to learn what I want to complete before Ramadan starts, and with a growing family, advanced planning makes or breaks my Ramadan, especially how much barakah I get out of it. But for those of you who haven't prepared before Ramadan, you can still apply these tips in the first days of Ramadan, so you can make the rest of your Ramadan easier inshAllah. Here (Read more...)

I Love Ramadan Coloring Book

Enjoy a coloring activity for your children this Ramadan made especially for Muslimommy subscribers! I love Ramadan, is an 8-page coloring book for children to color and share their thoughts about the love that Ramadan brings into our lives. Includes directions on how to do the activity. To receive your download, go to the "Mom Vault" and type in the secret password that you received in your newsletter. If you still need to subscribe, you can do so below: (Read more...)

The Personal Ramadan and Eid Planner

A simple and chic 23-page Personal Ramadan Planner with chic cover is the must-have item this Ramadan for a busy mom to organize her life and have a stress-free Ramadan month! Lose the excuses and procrastination with the Ramadan Planner that will ensure you stay organized in your preparations before Ramadan, as well as stay on track during the blessed, yet challenging month of Ramadan. THE RAMADAN PLANNER INCLUDES: Chic Ramadan Planner Cover Ramadan Reflections Page Ramadan Goals (Read more...)

Making Eid Special For Children Without Over-Indulging

Undoubtedly, Eid is a special time for Muslims, children and adults alike. What makes it extra special is the quality time spent with family, friends and the community. It doesn't have to mean spending a huge amount of time and money on buying food, toys and clothing for our family. These days, some Muslims living in Western countries try to overcompensate their children for not being able to join-in with the non-Muslim festivities by overspending on them at Eid time. Sadly, it has become materialistic. We (Read more...)

An Enchanted Eid Gift For Kids

Eid is a beautiful and blessed time! And to lift your spirits even more, here is a special gift for your child to enjoy during their festive days of Eid. It was specially created by the very talented artist named, Azra Momin of No Ordinary Day. Sr. Azra created this Eid booklet just for Muslimommy subscribers!!! We thank her for her generous contribution, and if you would like to see some of her amazing artwork, you can view her gallery HERE! She is a really gifted illustrator whom I highly (Read more...)

5 Ways To Entertain Your Children In Ramadan

Our blessed month of Ramadan is here! Ramadan is a time for fasting, increased prayers, and increasing our good deeds in general. In the midst of our efforts to improve our worship, we mustn’t forget that our little ones still need attention and activities to keep them busy. This is particularly the case for children who are trying to fast. Here are 5 great activities we can engage in with our children, that can increase our worship while entertaining them. 1. Make an Islamic question and answer (Read more...)