Getting to be a Big Boy!

Just a quick post update to tell you all that Ahmad rolled over today 2 times. From his stomach to his back while we were doing tummy time. He hates being on his tummy and I think that is what got him to figure out how to roll over. Sadly, he hasn't...

Update on Our Family in Iraq

My husbands brother, Kathem, who is my age went to the gas station not far from his house last night to buy a pepsi. When he started to leave some people began to fight. Guns were shot and a bullet happened to hit the gas tank. It exploded.  7 people...

My Sweet Husband!

Last night I was very exhausted. All day Ahmad wanted attention, if I put him down he would cry as if something was trying to hurt him. It broke my heart, so I would pick him back up. I also tried to manage to get all my necessary house work done at...

Starting Solids?

So Tuesday, May 1st, we had a doctors visit for the baby. Ahmad is doing great! He weighs 14 pounds 10 ounces and is 24 inches long, so in 4 months he has gained 10 pounds and grew 6 inches! For the past couple of months our pediatrician has had us...