One of my fondest childhood memories is going to the toy store with my parents for a special occasion. The anticipation of the visit, dreaming up lists of what to buy and the sight of shelves filled with toys upon toys, at the actual visit, are cherished childhood experiences. If you wish to replicate thisContinue reading How to Have a Successful Trip to the Toy Store
If you have young kids then you definitely know all about slime! Chances are that your children are also as obsessed about slime as mine are! This year as Zeynab turned nine, she requested a “slime” birthday. Since I had never thrown a birthday of this theme or attended one, I thoroughly researched this topic.Continue reading Planning a Slime Party for Kids
Climate change is a complex challenge facing our beloved planet. However, we can take steps in our everyday life to protect the climate. I’m sharing some ideas that we have incorporated in our family. I hope they inspire you also!Continue reading Everyday Steps to Protect the Climate: Ideas for Your Family
Today I want to talk in detail about how we came about the decision to store our baby’s umbilical cord blood stem cells. I highly urge all expectant parents to consider the factors I will discuss.Continue reading Deciding to Store Cord Blood Stem Cells: Important Factors All Expectant Parents Must Consider
I often worry if my children are prepared to handle an emergency and even realize the hazards and risks they face. We recently took the free course provided by Calgary Emergency Management Agency (CEMA) at Calgary.ca/readysquad and in just 20 minutes learned many important lessons such as knowing the risks in Calgary, potential hazards and takingContinue reading Are you Prepared for an Emergency? Get Ready with Your Children in 20 minutes!
Should you send your kids to private school? And how does the private system work in Alberta? How would you define the “right fit” for your child? How do you fund your child’s education? These are just a few of many questions parents ask when looking into private schools. Luckily for them, they can findContinue reading Three reasons why you should attend a private school expo before choosing a school
One of the questions I get asked often is how to choose the best school for your child. This was a mistake I made once also. I now realize that there is a ‘right’ school for every child not the best one. I have partnered with Our Kids, Canada’s trusted source for families who areContinue reading Top Five Tips for Finding the ‘BEST’ School for Your Child
These are the best parenting books I recommend to all parents to help raise their children, build loving homes and warm relationships.Continue reading Best Parenting Books That I Recommend for All Parents!
Compilation of fun hajj crafts and resources to teach children in engaging ways through activity sheets, games, coloring pages etc.Continue reading Hajj Crafts: Ideas and Resources to Teach Children in Fun Ways
Birthdays at Kayben Farms are truly magical and our birthday boy had the most memorable farm birthday with lots of play, petting zoo and a wagon ride!Continue reading Birthdays at Kayben Farms: Hussein’s 5th Birthday Party