Personal Thoughts

  • This Valentine is different

    Originally posted Feb 5, 2015   This valentine season, and for the first valentine season ever, I am over-joyed. I know, I know that this is so cli...
  • Karim turns 2, my 2 year evaluation

    Originally posted on Dec 8, 2015   Today is my son’s birthday. My son has turned two. Today is my second birthday as a mother. As a parent. Today m...
  • One tip on traveling with a toddler

    Originally posted March 19,2015   **I found this post about travelling with a toddler saved on my laptop. I wrote it during my flight 2 weeks ago. ...
  • To the mom of the crying baby in the car seat

    Originally posted April 19, 2016 Hello! I see you. As creepy as it sounds. I see you struggling to put your baby into the car, and I see the dread ...
  • Karim turns 6

    I remember feeling heavy, I remember my heavy steps, I remember taking my classes not knowing  when I would deliver, I remember not knowing what ty...
  • Getting 30 and honest thoughts

      f my 20 yo saw me at 30, she’d be surprised. I have been so confused, so lost, I’ve felt so worthless, I’ve had a salary that ran out within 15 d...