Mr. Rafia and I had a little date night yesterday... at the local dairy farm! It was actually the second time we've gone to Traders Point Creamery in the past three weeks, but yesterday was so nice and sunny and I even got to see the cows right before milking time, something I had not … Continue reading Friday Date Night at the Dairy Farm!
Before I begin, I'd like to preface by adding that I dreamed I wrote this post. Well, actually, it was more along the lines of: I had just prayed fajr and wanted to go back to sleep; but in between that wanting-to-sleep and unfortunately-I'm-awake zone we all tussle with each morning, I started writing out … Continue reading I got 99 problems – and dishes are number one
Since my track record seems to be 2 blog posts per month, this will most likely be my last blog post of the year. I wanted to make sure that I got a good "2016: Year in Review" post in before 2017 barges her way in and makes any attempt to do so a futile … Continue reading 2016, i.e. my first year of being married to a man I found on the internet
Tonight is the last night I will sleep in the room I have been sleeping in for the past 10 months. Others live in their homes for years before they move. Some never move. Ten months is but a speck in the continuum that is life, but these 10 months have been significant for me. … Continue reading Moving On
Yesterday, I attended my first ever football game. It most likely won't be the last one I watch. My husband's birthday is on Tuesday. To celebrate, I thought I would surprise him with tickets to see his favourite football team, the Indianapolis Colts. This is Mr. Rafia's first birthday as a married man, so I … Continue reading Football and the potential unraveling of self-identity