Category Archives: Thats Life!

Being driven crazy

That’s what driving 12 hours a day make you feel, like you’re being driven crazy. You gain a whole new respect for truck-drivers, who are usually only appreciated by me for the shade their huge trucks provide when the sun … Continue reading

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This Has Been a Busy Week

…and in the midst of the busy-ness, it occurred to me that just because you can do something, doesn’t mean you should. Now, I’m not speaking of bad or on-the-fringe-of-bad things to do. I’m talking about those completely well-intentioned projects … Continue reading

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More From the Why Files

Speaking of why and kids, we were browsing the candy aisle at Wal-Mart this weekend. A kid comes rolling by in a shopping cart being pushed by his mother, and upon seeing my sister and I, he asked her, “Why … Continue reading

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Wanting More

I was going to blog about a completely different topic, but I changed my mind as I was looking at this new theme that WordPress has just rolled out. (I think this might turn out to be a two-post day.) … Continue reading

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Peering out into the world…

Hello. Anyone out there? Or have I alienated you all so thoroughly that I’ve been banished from your bookmarks lists? Well, I guess there’ll be no response from those who’ve (rightfully) banished me, eh? So, today, I decided to log … Continue reading

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Oh, my achy breaky skin!

You know how sometimes we girls just erupt for no good reason? No, no, I’m not talking about our tempers. As good Muslim women, we are pretty even-keeled in that department 😛 I’m talking about our skin: eat one bite … Continue reading

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Watery Tales of Old

(I promised a few posts about water, and this is one of them. The point of this series is to make you think about what water means to you, and to motivate you to donate to a worthy watery charity … Continue reading

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A Road Littered

Change; (Noun), “Change is a-coming!” (Verb), “Change the subject, please.” Simultaneously effortless and impossible. The path to transformation is littered with debris, including a million lists of tasks to be done, a few epics containing dreams to be realized, and … Continue reading

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Starry Eyed?

Tomorrow, August 5, I’ll be making a Starry Eyed Cameo over at Falak’s Starry Blog. Be sure to join me there, as I’ve written up two pieces, and have a photo for you to enjoy, criticize, etc. Don’t forget to … Continue reading

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Locate me?

I was watching some old video of President Bush (cleaning up my YouTube favorites…don’t ask why President Bush was in my favorites, I don’t know; and Obama and Hillary Clinton were favorited, too). It was late at night, and you … Continue reading

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