The Birthday of the Orphan Who Adopted the World

A blessed and joyous celebration of the birth of Prophet Mohamed (pbuh) to one and all! Here's a quick understanding on the historical context of the prophet's birthday, and his name's many spellings!

 "!اللي ليه عندنا حاجة ياخدها و اللي بيدينا حاجة يمنعها" "If we owe anyone something, come take it. And if anyone gives us something, stop giving it." This is an old Egyptian saying on the insignificance of judgemental people. Those that always have something to say and butting in other people's business. Basically, in layman's terms…

Delicious Ramadan Eats from Around the World

Journey around the globe to discover some of the delicious dishes served up during the holy month of Ramadan!

Travel Link Up – My Travel Wishlist for 2018

Travel bloggers come together monthly for the Travel Link Up, a fantastic way for bloggers to write about a particular travel theme while reading and sharing each other's posts. This month's theme is one's travel wishlist for 2018. This rant will be my first with the travel link up, finally! One of my goals for 2018…

She’s Fine Now

الَّذِينَ إِذَا أَصَابَتْهُم مُّصِيبَةٌ قَالُواْ إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ -القران الكريم 2:156 Who, when calamity befalls them, say, "Verily, to God we belong and, to Him we shall return." -The Holy Quran 2:156 Last week, on the evening of July 27th, my eldest paternal aunt, Sayeda Abdoun, passed away peacefully in Egypt. My father,…