Wow. March 8th, 2013. Its has been a year since I married my husband. I really can’t believe that its passed so quickly or so slowly! SubhannaAllah and Ma Sha Allah. In reflecting back on this first year of marriage with my husband I have to say its been everything I thought it would be… Read More Happy First Anniversary to My Husband and I
If going through the process of doing all the paperwork isn’t crazy enough – I had to also plan a wedding without a wedding date. SO when I went home in December – I decided to pre plan for Omar and I’s wedding in Morocco with the help of Pinterest for ideas and what little… Read More My Wedding
Being engaged has been easy for me. Much hasn’t changed except I wear the ring of the man I want to marry and everyone – my family, PCV’s and Moroccan’s alike keep asking me,” When is the wedding?” My fiancé has been working hard at his job in Tangier to save money and bank enough… Read More Getting Married in Morocco
Back dated to Sept 30th Getting married always is a huge deal no matter where you live, whom you are marrying and what socio – religious -cultural traditions you are following. Morocco is no exception. Being that I had only been with my host family for a couple of weeks it was surprising to be… Read More Cultural Snap Shot : Getting Engaged in Morocco
So I know I have been a lazy writer not posting frequently and generally ignoring the blog in an effort to be a good little worker bee at my job. These last few weeks have had me on edge, cranky and exhausted.. just trying to make it through the day and not become a germ… Read More Thank goodness for the holidays
+Warning this is a rant+ Dear Brothers in Islam Seeking a Convert Wife, Please don’t express interest in a convert if you can’t deal with the issues that a convert to Islam has. Just save us sisters the disappointment and maybe even heart break – oh yeah.. and TIME. Don’t claim to be a Sunnah… Read More Don’t try and marry a convert if…
Forgive me for not posting in a while but its been a whirl wind these last few weeks. I got an idea for another blog while I was washing my hair in the shower.. and it led to TWO blogs being created instead of one! SubhannaAllah. It all stems from the story of Layla and… Read More Yes. I am crazy.