Days of Eid Blog

Let's Keep the Race Conversation Going...

Posted by Reem Sayes on

To start, I’d like to mention that I am a Palestinian-American woman born and raised in Bridgeview, IL – a small bustling suburb outside of Chicago. Bridgeview is a majority Palestinian community. Many members of our community have owned or own liquor stores in the inner cities of Chicago – at one point, my own father even owned a liquor store, and not just my father but all of my best friends’ fathers and just about every other Palestinian father in Chicago did, all the way back to my great-grandfather. To them this was a huge opportunity they seized fleeing...

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Nobody does Ramadan like the Days of Eid Family

Posted by Reem Sayes on

Our Favorite TableScape Photo credit: @wallah.amar & @creatingmemoriesla This year we were FLOODED with amazing – like NEXT LEVEL – pictures by our #DaysofEidFamily. You all went all out this Ramadan and we are here for it! Here are some of our favorite pictures. Scroll through and check them out!  Our Favorite Calendar Set Up (left to right): 1. @farahshahid, 2. @mommy_of_3_ 3. @reemsood 4. shireen_nabi @Nooya_1 displays her Door Decor without the door hang using the Ramadan Kareem Pendant in Arabic, and she said she loved it because it gave the illusion of it floating.  @mommy_of_3 displays her Door Decor...

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We're Hiring a Content Editor!

Posted by Reem Sayes on

Content Editor/Copy Writer Responsibilities include: Writing clear, compelling copy for various mediums (e.g. ads, blog posts, newsletters) Working with creative professionals to build marketing projects and campaigns Job brief We are looking for a creative Copywriter to write clear and concise copy for ads, newsletters, blogs, websites, and more. Our ideal candidate is a team-spirited, skilled and imaginative writer with an eye for detail. Submit your resume and up to three writing samples, so we can get an idea of your best work. Feel free to include links to your content or portfolio in your application. Ultimately, you will produce...

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How and Why you Should Implement a Daily Activity for your Children during Ramadan

Posted by Reem Sayes on

Day 1: Decorate a Ramadan Banner: Here we include a printable Banner in the parent resource document kids can color and decorate or they can even decorate one of our very own Days of Eid® Banners as seen here.

Day 2: Read the story of Prophet Suleiman (Peach Be Upon Him). A brief story is provided in the parent resource document or you can use My First Quran Activity Book by ZairZabrPlay, which includes vinyl stickers and creates a more interactive experience. 

Day 3: Read Surat Ikhlas 3x, this is just to reinforce the importance of the Quran and association to Ramadan with your little ones. 

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Join Us Every Day This Ramadan For Our #30DaysofEid Campaign!

Posted by Reem Sayes on

             Meet us everyday (yes, every. day.) this Ramadan on our Instagram Page @daysofeid at 2:00 PM CST to enjoy and interact with a special guest via Instagram LIVE. All features will be LIVE to encourage interaction between those tuning in with our wonderful hosts and with one another. Daily feature topics include spiritual & self-care discussions, home decor virtual sessions, story time & crafts for kids, Ramadan recipes from around the world, as well as fasting fitness Q&A's and maybe even LIVE workouts ;) 

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