Slice of Life: An Enjoyable Eid al-Fitr 1443 H

Oh blog how I have neglected you since last week…my sincerest apologies, but at least others were on top of their posting since I had a brief “blogcation” to celebrate the holidays…

After what seemed like a long-lost memory spending 2 years in and out of restrictions, this Eid al-Fitr, we can finally celebrate again. We’re so thankful to be able to celebrate Eid al-Fitr with our family this year. The combination of getting older and also having time stolen from the pandemic means that I’m cherishing experiencing holidays with loved ones even more than I did before.

Today I want to rewind a bit and share a few pictures from our last weekend. I am so behind with off-loading pictures from my phone onto this blog, but I’m going to do my best to play catch up because we’ve had some sweet happenings lately that I’d love to share here.

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JUNE IN SNAPSHOTS & A THOUGHT ON SLOW LIVING

Hi, there lovelies … Happy and blessed Sunday to all of you beautiful souls!

Something about Sundays reverberates quiet reflection for me. For some it is a day of worship, for others, it just screams fun in the sun. If you are lucky you have the day off from work. Whatever your Sunday entails; how about you ask yourself today, What can I do to make life better for me? Be totally selfish. You deserve it. Somehow our souls always have the answers, we know what needs to be done but yet we often times feel guilty about saying no or maybe just disappearing for a few hours for a recharge.

Take a few minutes today to do something that brings you joy. Absolutely no excuses. Even if it is just buying yourself an ice cream cone and pretending that you are a toddler again with not a care in this world. Simply reflect on this past week and what made it great, even if it wasn’t so great to use your imagination it can lead you to some wonderful places.Continue reading “JUNE IN SNAPSHOTS & A THOUGHT ON SLOW LIVING”