In my household of young Muslim children, discussions about Christianity are mostly centred around shared stories between Christians, Muslims, and… Read more Mary Jones and her Bible for Pentecost
I hadn’t told any of my children a story about the Ten Commandments before today. So when I made an… Read more Sadie and the Big Mountain for Shavuot
For Muslims, the time for the frestival of ‘Eid-ul-Fitr is announced according to the sighting of the new moon to… Read more The Mystery of Lag Ba’Omer
We all took some deep breaths at the dinner table today. The children were over excited about their after-meal treats… Read more Wesak Children’s Books: From Mediation Under the Bodhi Tree to Breathing At the Dinner Table
Have you ever heard Muslims dismiss events like Earth Day because ‘every day is Earth Day’ … and yet fail… Read more Nine Earth Day Muslim Children’s Picture Books
I decided that for Earth Day I wanted to treat my Muslim children to some new literature and to ask… Read more Which Young Children’s Books for Earth Day?
As a parent I am frequently asked to allocate temporary roles to young children in order to resolve minor conflicts… Read more Learning from Buddhist Teachers and Stories
During my junior childhood years the headmaster at school often told stories during assemblies. I loved to listen to his… Read more Listening To Inspiring Jewish Tales for Children During Passover
With the Christian celebration of Easter approaching I decided to delve into our copy of Stories That Jesus Told. Why… Read more What Christian Stories Can Muslims Read for Easter?
Spring is very much under way where I write from (UK). Seedlings are showing, spring flowers opening, and birds are… Read more A Mix of Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, and Information Books for Springtime