A Low Moment

Today, as I was on facebook, a friend of mine- who was suppose to be having her baby 1 week before me but then my little guy decided to come out 6 weeks early- posted new pictures. Pictures of her and her family that went to the beach or going to the...

Cradle Cap

So my baby Ahmad got cradle cap about a week ago. At first I had noticed his scalp- he has tons of hair- was beginning to look dandruffy. I looked up cradle cap under google images and saw horrifying pictures of it when it wasn't tended to. I did a...

Hobbies of Mine

I have been kind of lost at what to write lately. I don't always want to fill my blog posts with my husband and I's social lives- being that they tend to get repetitive. We visit the same people and basically do the same things. So I thought that...

Our Family

My Husband and I   Ahmad 2 months and 1 week old   Ahmad and his Baba   A close up of Ahmad, doesn't it look like he just might get my blue eyes?

The Last Sermon

The Last Sermon of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) delivered on the Ninth Day of Dhul Hijjah 10 A.H (c. 630 AD) O People, lend me an attentive ear, for I don't know whether, after this year, I shall ever be amongst you again. Therefore...

My Nightmare of a Night

Last night when my husband came home from work, he told me that we were invited to the families house for dinner- the family that I had over for dinner last week. Do bear in mind we co-shared their house with them for about 4 months and I knew exactly...

Postpartum Mood Swings

I never took to heart the things I heard about postpartum hormones, but now I am experiencing them. I don't know how "bad" I have gotten it but lets just say, sometimes I am so happy and other times I climb down this deep dark pit of sadness. Little...

2 months

Ahmad is 2 months old today! When I look at him I am just completely amazed, I remember how tiny he was when he was first born, and now I see this chubby little baby in my arms! He is 10 1/2 pounds and 21 inches long which is only 1lb and 2-3 inches...

Allah

  A poem I wrote, hope you all enjoy.    What Allah Is To Me   He is filled with kindness and sympathy, Never to be found with a lack empathy. And yet, overflowing with the love of a million mothers, The One who answers...

Just Because You're Poor...

Right now my husband and I are living in a one bedroom apartment. I don't mind small houses being that I lived in an one bedroom house with 5 other family members for 4 years. But I know that soon the day is coming when my baby will need his own room,...

Company of 8!

  Last night I entertained my largest group of people since I have been married. My husband invited some of his friends over for supper. There was a family and some friends of his that are single, altogether there was 10 of us, including my...

Ramblings of a New Mother

It has been really hard for me to just dive into my "first" post. I had a blog on thoughts before, but due to the inability to delete pictures that I posted, I deactivated it. Now I feel like no one will understand what I am talking about and I...

Introduction

I believe that there is one God- Allah- and that Prophet Mohammed, peace be upon him, is His final messenger. I am a Muslim. I am a revert- convert for those who do not know the whole Islamic story- and I am happy and completely satisfied with...