4th of July

Ramadan has come and gone, along with Eid. I wish I could create the atmosphere of Ramadan in Jerusalem in my home but I can’t. I miss it. I hope to go back with my son one day. But this isn’t about Ramadan per say, it’s about the 4th of July and the fireworks that … More 4th of July

Tonight, I am sad.

I am sad. Not because something bad happened, or someone hurt my feelings but because I realized that my baby, Mr. handsome, is no longer a baby. He isn’t tiny enough to fit in my arms. He no longer coos when he is delighted to see me. He screams “Mommy”! He no longer is a … More Tonight, I am sad.

Coming back.

I have decided to come back to blogging. I have been away for so long that I forgot how to do it. Not really but almost. A lot to say and no where to say it. Sometimes I just need to write down mindless things or things that come to me and I just don’t … More Coming back.

8 months ago

8 Months ago, I brought my beautiful baby boy into this world. 8 months ago my life changed forever. 8 months ago I brought my smiling, silly, beautiful son into this world. 8 months ago I became a mom. Wow. I can’t believe it has been 8 months. 8 months of hardship, joy, tears, milestones, … More 8 months ago


I would like to know where time has gone. I have been away from this blog for 3 months or so..about the time I had Mr. Handsome and now my baby, is 3 months. How did this happen? Where has time gone? I mean, I remember the day we brought him home and he was … More Time