Ahmad the Influential

We went to see Rogue One: A Star Wars Story┬álast night. As is usually the case whenever we go to watch action or sci-fi films, I was the only woman in our group. But I was just as excited as any one of them. I mean, it’s Star Wars- how could you not be excited?…

A Few Words About My Husband

I couldn’t focus on work today so I found myself reading some old posts on this very blog- posts from around the time our wedding planning had hit its stride and our marriage was getting closer and closer.  I’m really glad that I wrote all of those thoughts and experiences down, as now and almost…

I Miss Berlin

In so many ways, Berlin was the perfect destination for us for our honeymoon. It was this great mix of learning something new, taking in the history and culture, and just walking around together. I couldn’t have asked for a better way to spend the first few days with my new husband than the way…

Gender Roles

One of the things I’ve learned recently is that the opinions don’t stop coming even if the wedding’s happened. In fact, people will always allow themselves to provide unsolicited advice and commentary. This category of course excludes people who have been asking out of genuine care and concern- we’re very appreciative. Earlier this week, I…