Assalamu’alaikum and hello!
One night during our bedtime routine while I was saying the du’a (supplication) before sleeping with Little Duck, she repeated a couple of the words along with me. It dawned on me that she was ready and capable of memorizing. I asked her to repeat it word by word after me every night. A couple of nights later, she had the du’a memorized in its entirety (albeit – it is a short one), Masha’Allah. Her milestones always amaze me and are a reminder of the beauty of creation, Subhanallah. Continue reading
This week was spent recuperating from the traveling and so I won’t be posting “Our Week in Pictures” since I did not really document our activities this week. However, we did try to get into the fall spirit by doing some marble painting of a maple leaf. I had no idea what marble painting was until I found this on Pinterest. It can be done with anything really, but we used it to paint a fall leaf.
This week Little Duck’s grandfather (Jidu) was visiting – Baba’s dad. We didn’t dedicate specific time on Tot School this week, but we did do some activities here and there whenever I got the chance. The wonderful thing is that most of their play had plenty of learning involved. It really helps that all of her toys are educational and open ended. I love seeing her enjoy learning through play. I also felt pretty proud of her after her Jidu was so impressed with all of her achievements thus far, Masha’Allah. On to the pictures!