Category Archives: Personal

Back in March, Omar and I made the difficult decision to postpone our wedding. It was such a heartbreaking decision to make, but looking back, I know we made the right decision. I have sat down to write this post many times, only to find myself not knowing what to say. Did we make the […]

I’ve been a little MIA on social lately, and I wish it was on purpose because then I could use the excuse of, “I was taking a social detox.” I’ve re-wrote this post about a hundred times, but what it all comes down to is that depression is hard. I’ve shied away from talking about […]

I still can’t believe it has been ten years. The day before my dad passed away, my sisters, brother and I gathered around his private hospital room. As we were joking around and sharing stories, I felt a sudden urge for us to take a family photo. My parents separated when I was just a […]

Since Omar proposed in April of last year we have had it fairly easy relishing in our engagement without too much worry about the actual wedding planning process. Originally when Omar told me he wanted to wait two and a half years for the wedding (yes, you heard me right, 2.5 YEARS!!) I was offend. […]

October 4th. On this day, one year from now, I will be getting ready to marry my best friend. I keep thinking about the moment I get to slip into my wedding gown and the anticipation of seeing my husband to be. At times I can’t think of the words to express how much I […]