Posts Tagged life

Everything happens for a reason…and now I know the reason!!


Life keeps on surprising you, some are shockingly unpleasant news and some surprises are so unnerving that you cannot imagine something that wonderful can be happening. In past couple of weeks, I have learnt one crucial lesson, or maybe it’s two: first, never let your faith in Allah waver and second, be patient. My elders […]

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The Healing Process!


People say this all the time that pain tends to go away eventually, but somehow that is very difficult for me to accept. Maybe the raw wound that initiates the pain tends to heal from the outside, but there remains a deep ache that keeps on reminding you of the raw pain that you went […]

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Contentment


Contentment is not the fulfillment of what we want, but it is the realization of how much we already have. So recognize the people and things you have at this time, before it’s too late. It would be highly disappointing to take the wonderful people and things you have in life for granted, and realize […]

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So Purple it is…the color of Ayaan’s cast!


So I decided on a purple color for his cast…even though his Amber Khala (Aunt) was pushing for a hot pink color, I told her that will be too much, and I don’t want Ayaan hating me when he grows up for putting a hot pink color cast on his hand.  So I tried to […]

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Bought My First New Car!


I am so excited today, because I have reached one of my biggest milestones of my life.  I bought my first car!  And I cannot be happier.  The amazing part about this is that this car is MINE, and it feels just great to say that repeatedly.  I spent half of my day at the […]

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New Experiences!


Another experience I had was that this week I went to the court, because I had a court hearing for myself.  In the past 7 years that I had been driving, I never once got a ticket.  And when I do get a ticket, there are THREE traffic violations tickets together, and I had $2,000 […]

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My Poor Ayaan…


This week several different revelations dawned on me. So much had happened in these few days that I do not know where to start. First and foremost was that how helpless you as a parent feel, when your beloved child is going thru an excruciating pain. Ayaan’s first two lower teeth decided to pop out […]

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