Staying at Home: This is “Our” Time

If a person, of any age, showed immunity to the prevalent rat-race culture fueled by this oversharing of information with others i.e. they refused to get sucked in by the trend of being obsessed with who just did or acquired what, and vice versa, they were considered weird or outcast.

The Fruits of Unschooling: Better a Misunderstood Misfit, Than a Cultural Conformist

ุจูุณู’ู…ู ุงู„ู„ูŽู‘ู‡ู ุงู„ุฑูŽู‘ุญู’ู…ูŽู€ู†ู ุงู„ุฑูŽู‘ุญููŠู…ู What does being a niqabi, an unschooling parent, living in culturally-rigid Pakistan, not being able to people-please and sweet-talk my way into and…… Read more “The Fruits of Unschooling: Better a Misunderstood Misfit, Than a Cultural Conformist”

5 Leadership Mistakes that Parents Should Try to Avoid

ุจูุณู’ู…ู ุงู„ู„ู‘ูŽู‡ู ุงู„ุฑู‘ูŽุญู’ู…ูŽู€ู†ู ุงู„ุฑู‘ูŽุญููŠู…ู I was relatively new to the parenting world until, well, my children started growing up. In particular, when my oldest started acting mature…… Read more “5 Leadership Mistakes that Parents Should Try to Avoid”

Homeschooling Children: Accepting Their Individuality, Letting Them Grow

ุจูุณู’ู…ู ุงู„ู„ู‘ูŽู‡ู ุงู„ุฑู‘ูŽุญู’ู…ูŽู€ู†ู ุงู„ุฑู‘ูŽุญููŠู…ู A group of young women makes its way inside a bustling cafe. They choose a table and make themselves comfortable on the cushioned…… Read more “Homeschooling Children: Accepting Their Individuality, Letting Them Grow”

The Apprentice

ุจูุณู’ู…ู ุงู„ู„ูŽู‘ู‡ู ุงู„ุฑูŽู‘ุญู’ู…ูŽู€ู†ู ุงู„ุฑูŽู‘ุญููŠู…ู As someone who had no younger sibling; who never in her life babysat any little children for even an hour; who has more…… Read more “The Apprentice”

Imparting the Blessings of Quran to a Baby – From Before Birth!

ุจูุณู’ู…ู ุงู„ู„ูŽู‘ู‡ู ุงู„ุฑูŽู‘ุญู’ู…ูŽู€ู†ู ุงู„ุฑูŽู‘ุญููŠู…ู I flip the pages of my Quran mus-haf forward, checking with some concern how many total marked portions of eachย remaining juz are left…… Read more “Imparting the Blessings of Quran to a Baby – From Before Birth!”

Happy, Havocked HomeFront: Riding The Home Education Wave and Lovin’ It

ุจูุณู’ู…ู ุงู„ู„ูŽู‘ู‡ู ุงู„ุฑูŽู‘ุญู’ู…ูŽู€ู†ู ุงู„ุฑูŽู‘ุญููŠู…ู My daughter is now 6 years oldย and my son will soon be 4, ุงูู† ุดูŽุงุกูŽ ุงู„ู„ู‡.ย Since the past 11 months, I have been…… Read more “Happy, Havocked HomeFront: Riding The Home Education Wave and Lovin’ It”