Aameen/Bismillah Ceremony

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Aameen and Bismillah ceremonies are momentous events in the Desi community.  A Bismillah ceremony marks a child’s official introduction to Islam and an Aameen is a continuation into the child’s Islamic formation; when the child completes reading the Quran.  This process could take a few years, depending on the child’s pace. Many parents turn this […]

Hajj Kaaba Lantern DIY

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Since there are not much choices of Hajj party supplies out there. Here is an easy Kaaba diy for your next hajj party Material Black square paper lantern (you can find at any party store.  We got those from Oriental Trading Gold Sparkly ribbon, black and white ribbon, gold and black ribbon (found at any […]

DIY Chalk Charger

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Want to personalize your eid dinner party?  Here is a great idea for an easy diy on a budget that will sure impress your guests. What you will need -Plate Charger.  (They are now easily available at the dollar stores.  We got ours after christmas sale for $0.50!) -Chalk Spray Paint.  You can get from […]

The Night Before Eid

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Get your cookie cutters ready! It’s the night before Eid, and your children are probably stirring excitedly in the house, waiting for the fun to begin. What’s a tasty activity to put that energy and excitement to good use? Eid baking! Preparing sweets before Eid is a great way to get kids excited about their […]