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Book Review: Eid Breakfast at Abuela’s

“Eid Breakfast at Abuela’s” book 1 in the Trilingual Sofia book series brings a multicultural journey to the family. The book observes common Eid traditions, as well as Mexican-American ones. Join Sofia and her parents who spend Eid – the Islamic holiday – with her Mexican grandmother, who is not Muslim but chooses to throw

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6 Healthy Recipes for Your Family

Eating healthy is important, and the earlier we can start is better. Healthy dietary practices start early in life and may have longer-term health benefits such as reducing the risk of becoming overweight or obese. We have collected six yummy recipes from our community you can try at home. They look gorgeous and appetizing, perfect to

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Alhamdulillah For… Series

  Who: Ayeina What: Gratitude Journal Features: Watercolour illustrations and fill in pages. A month of helping you and your kids develop an attitude of gratitude in shaa Allah. Because an Alhamdulillah a day keeps scarcity away. Since the book is full of handmade watercolor illustrations (7 illustrations for each week and more), it will also appeal kids

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Night of the Moon

    Who: Hena Khan (Author) What: Book about Ramadan Features: Detailed picture book Yasmeen, a seven-year-old Pakistani-American girl, celebrates the Muslim holidays of Ramadan, “The Night of the Moon” (Chaand Raat), and Eid. With lush illustrations that evoke Islamic art, this beautiful story offers a window into modern Muslim culture—and into the ancient roots from within its

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Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns

    Who: Hena Khan (Author) What: Book about colours Features: Rhyming picture book With breathtaking illustrations and informative text, Golden Domes and Silver Lanternsmagnificently captures the world of Islam, celebrating its beauty and traditions for even the youngest readers. Sure to inspire questions and observations about world religions and cultures, this entrancing volume is equally at home in

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Sharing Ramadan with your Child’s Non-Muslim Friends or Classmates

For most of us living in places where Muslims are a minority, Ramadan always comes with many questions and queries from well-meaning friends and acquaintances. As adults we’re better equipped to deal with questions but for children, it’s not always easy to explain or answer questions about Ramadan. Questions like, WHY do you fast? Not even

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