Picture of the Day

❤️ Happy Anniversary to our lovely Mama and her wonderful husband, Sayed. Insha'Allah a lifetime of wedded bliss, happiness and love. May God continue to bless your beautiful union for many more years to come. ❤️

W.I.S.S. – The Word “Spinster”

spinster [spin-ster] Disparaging and Offensive. a woman still unmarried beyond the usual age of marrying.  Arabic: عانِس، عوانس Being a 34 year old lady, I'm again reminded of the word "spinster". I'm convinced that the word must've been phrased by a very bitter person back in medieval times (be it in any language). The fact that the word…

W.I.S.S. – Blue Passport, Part Two

My time in Egypt was simply amazing! A learning experience like no other! I saw history in the making, meet amazing people and truly lived like an Egyptian! The one question everyone seems to ask me since I've been back, "did you meet anyone special?" The answer with a loud laugh is, "of course not!" Staying…

W.I.S.S. – Blue Passport, Part One

My time in Egypt was simply amazing! A learning experience like no other! I saw history in the making, meet amazing people and truly lived like an Egyptian! The one question everyone seems to ask me since I've been back, "did you meet anyone special?" The answer with a loud laugh is, "of course not!" Staying…

W.I.S.S. – Introduction

W.I.S.S., short for "Why I'm Still Single," is a new rant series by yours truly. This series will discuss how being a Muslim Arab American lady can be made more difficult then it should be when being single and unmarried at the age of 28 is constantly a topic of great debate! I personally feel…