Salaams dear readers, It’s been a while hasn’t it? I have been through a lot. Some of it I will share with you all, other stuff I wont. Lets catch up on the job search thing.. I got a job in September of 2016 – one that at first blush seemed awesome however it quickly… Read More Getting back to writing
So dear readers I began my job search in October of 2015 and as of August 2016 I have only been offers two – yes TWO job offers… in ten months of job search. My mother told me that for every $10,000 I should estimate it will take me one month to find a job. … Read More Why can’t I get a job?
Salaam alaikum dear readers! It’s been a while hasn’t it? Obviously, the title of this post shares my good news of FINALLY getting a job in August 2016! Hooary! Alhumdualillah! I accepted a job offer with the local branch of an international youth shelter non-profit organization. It was a huge positive transition for my daughter,… Read More I got a job after more than 200 applications and 10+ months of job search!
Asalaam alaikum and Ramadan Mubarak from myself and my family. This year was the first year we celebrated as a “family,” because it was the first year my husband, I, a very pregnant were together since I was in Morocco. One thing on my mind since I got pregnant that I realized was important for… Read More Happy Ramadan -2016
One of the topics that is always of interest of those who may move to Morocco or have family expats, former PCVs etc living in Morocco – is what does it cost to live in Morocco? So in this blog post I will share estimates of costs from different cities around Morocco from real families… Read More Cost of Living in Morocco
Salaam alaikum! Subhanna Allah its been a crazy whirl wind since my husband arrived last July and quite honestly the blog was put on the back burner. Alhumdualillah my husband was able to take English as a Second Language classes for free at the local adult school. In December 2015, my husband also found work… Read More And she is back…
So when the US first invaded Iraq back in 2003… I cracked jokes about it. I said that “Operation Iraqi Freedom,” should really be renamed “Operation Swirly,” because Iraq never had the military resources to stand against the US military force that gets a budget of over 400 BILLION dollars. It was the equivalent of… Read More Thoughts on Daesh, UnIslamic State or ISIL …