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A Gem of a find

Had to share one of my favorite time saving, time investment, cherished finds.  Truly.  So first, I have to tell you about our Christmas present.  Chris and I instead of buying each other gifts, pick something bigger we really want together.   262 more words


Disasters of the Acronym Kind

Companies have a glut of internal reporting measures.  They overlap and report on information that already exists.  Why?  What is the point?   Why another quarterly report that is different from the other quarterly report that asks for the same information?   943 more words

Wasted Time

Mama Tried

How many of you Mamas had well intentions of writing letters to your children as they grow? How many planned to write to them with each milestone, birthday, or maybe even on a monthly basis? 375 more words



I’m a social media dabbler. Not the kind of person who wakes up to check Facebook, sends tweets from conferences or author sightings, or takes fabulous Instagram pics for the school’s library site. 530 more words


Back to School Goals

As a Minnesotan who is well accustomed to harsh, long, and cold winters, I tend to hold on to the other seasons for as long as I possibly can. 568 more words

Back To School

The Night before Eid – Part 2 (the battle of buying groceries)

(This is the second part of a series. Please read the first part if you have missed it.)

As I exited the Masjid, I was already making a mental note of what different chores I had to finish before I can go off for a brief walk in the Ramzan Bazaar. 910 more words

The Memory Lane

Stop Right There!

I am aware that it has been a while since there has been a post on the blog. In my defense, I killed a lot of productive moments, because I couldn’t get over how weird the word stop is. 603 more words

Deep Thoughts