So about 9 months ago this happened.
Our little girl made her dramatic entrance into the world, 3 months premature, in the summer of 2017.
I choose to believe that even the most extraordinary circumstances in life can teach us a thing or two. And our journey over the past few months has been no different.
Continue reading “The storm before the calm”
Today is officially the first day of Ramadan here in the UAE. As a non-Muslim expat, this month is really special to me too.
I want to share this post as a quick peek at what this month is really all about.
Source: Ramadan Kareem!
On 29 April 2016, I packed my bags and headed out on a week-long trip that would change my outlook forever. After eons of planning I finally set out on my first solo international trip which would culminate in a Girls’ weekend abroad before we all headed to our respective homes.
Continue reading “Twenty years from now – Musings of a solo female traveler”
The Internet is a fickle thing. I realize now that I have lost two of my previous blogging award nominations because those links have now become inactive.
So I figured it was high time I caught up on my pending awards before they too are lost forever in the megabytes of time.
Continue reading “It’s Awards Season Again!”
Greetings to my wonderful readers! I have been neglecting my blog for an unforgivable amount of time as I chased down one of my most elusive dreams. However, it has heartened me to see that even when I was MIA, there were a few faithful friends who dropped by to like and comment on my posts. Thank you all for keeping me in your thoughts.
I am now back on my home turf and the euphoria of my holiday has yet to dissipate. For those of you who may not have read my last post, I just spent 8 blissful days touring Europe. The first leg was a solo trip for 5 days and the second leg was a radically different trip with my gal pals. I have now checked off two items from my bucket list – A solo international trip and a girls only international trip. Both of these have been long-term dreams and have come close to fruition many times but for some reason or the other never seemed to work out… until now.
Continue reading “The Power of a Dream”