Category: Toddler

Children’s Book: The New Small Person

LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this book, ‘The New Small Person’, by Lauren Child. Min picked it out at the library this morning. It is the FIRST book I’ve come across about adjusting to life with a new sibling with brown-skinned characters! It sheds light on both children’s feelings as they get a little older with amazing […]

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10 Alternatives to Halloween and Trick-or-Treating for Muslim families

Min is a toddler and Gilli is a baby. Neither of the boys are aware of Halloween (yet,) but this year The Boss and I spoke a little more in depth about Halloween as it pertains to our kids. As in, will we or won’t we allow the boys to partake in the holiday in […]

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Min’s bum knee

On Sunday The Boss and I took Min to an indoor play arena. The weather outside was in the high 80s and BRUTAL. It was so hot, I wore a damp hijab because I needed something cold on my head, and I knew it would dry like, four minutes after I walked outside. Every winter, […]

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Strawberry picking

Over the weekend, The Boss and I drove up to Connecticut to visit The Boss’s family and went strawberry picking at a small farm just a few minutes from my in-laws’ house with my MIL, sister-in-law and Little Lamb. The last time I went berry picking was with MIL a few years ago. This time […]

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Sponsored: Win a copy of ‘No Bad Kids’ by Janet Lansbury

Parenting teacher and author Janet Lansbury is giving away FOUR copies of her book ‘No Bad Kids, toddler discipline without shame’. Two winners will receive paperback copies and two winners will receive audio books. This giveaway is open to readers world-wide. Readers in the U.S. and Canada are eligible to win hard copies of the […]

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