Diary of a Fasting Girl: Ramadan, Day Four

June 21, 2015 The Fasting Girl is Back at Fast!!! OOOOOOHHHHH YAAA!!! I am back in the fasting game!!! Alhumdulillah after yesterday’s care and rest, I was able to get up and keep a fast today! It has been good, no aches or worries. Goes to show how problems of yesterday are just that —Continue reading “Diary of a Fasting Girl: Ramadan, Day Four”

Diary of a Fasting Girl: Ramadan, Day Three

June 20, 2015 When the Tummy is dowwwnnn… There’s something to be said about tummy issues. When the tummy isn’t feeling well, the day automatically rolls downhill. It hurts. Life looks gloomy and all activities seem arduous. The content-ness of the tummy is super important and since most of the time it is content, weContinue reading “Diary of a Fasting Girl: Ramadan, Day Three”

Diary of a Fasting Girl: Ramadan, Day Two

June 19, 2015 Annndddd… Not so much… Well, I mean I started off fasting, stoked for the day to come. I had it all planned out. I was going to wake up, shower, get dressed really nice and offer my Friday (Jumu’ah) Prayers… and that’s how it went, up to the part where I wasContinue reading “Diary of a Fasting Girl: Ramadan, Day Two”

Diary of a Fasting Girl: Ramadan, Day One

June 18, 2015 Ramadan is here, rejoice!!! At long looooong last, Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic Calendar is here!! The beautiful month in which the Holy Quran, the holy book of Muslims, was revealed by Allah (God) upon our beloved Prophet, Muhammad bin Abdullah (Peace and Blessings be upon him). Hence, the reasonContinue reading “Diary of a Fasting Girl: Ramadan, Day One”

The Beauty of Alhamdulillah — Some Stuff I Learned!!

Alhamdulillah, alhamdulillah — the phrase millions of Muslims use around the world, some heartfelt with gratefulness, others using it sardonically, a beginning of the many complaints about to pour out of their mouths. It rushes out quickly after a close call, other times begrudgingly after a nasty fall. But what is Alhamdulillah? What does itContinue reading “The Beauty of Alhamdulillah — Some Stuff I Learned!!”

The Adventures of the Geekabi and Her Husband in ORLANDO, FLORIDA (Part 1)

Oh, the places we can go, from New York to San Francisco… We hopped on a plane and flew to Orlando! And, oh, what a great choice that was made by Saim and I!! So far, in all my travels (which at the moment is not a huge list), Orlando has been, by far, myContinue reading “The Adventures of the Geekabi and Her Husband in ORLANDO, FLORIDA (Part 1)”