Well we made it. Maya’s first international trip and Nesrine’s third. These two girls are seriously amazing. We enjoyed a few days in Paris before heading to Beirut. I would be lying if I didn’t tell you there were moments where Hashem and I seriously wondered what the hell were we thinking. This was usually […]
Being a mom of one is no easy task. But no one can prepare you for the reality of being a mom of two (especially two under 2). I started this post in hopes of writing about my positive experiences so far, but quite honestly that would be a disservice to you other moms out there. […]
As we inch closer to 2, N has definitely started acting out in full toddler form, biting me or her toys when she gets upset, throwing herself on the floor, refusals to comply, etc. The usual stuff. It’s so hard to stay calm sometimes even though I’m repeating to myself that she doesn’t understand yet, she’s […]
This week was bag packing week! I unpacked our bags from D.C. and filled up my duffle and diaper bag with all the essentials, which also made me realize that I actually have to give birth in 4-6 weeks yeeee! I am more nervous about this birth experience but also more excited. I feel more prepared since […]
So, you want to take an international trip with your little one? YAY! Even with a baby, this is such a valuable and enriching experience for your family. I promise. You aren’t crazy! However, it is a daunting task to travel for 12 hours (and often times much more), as well as pack for an […]
Now that my due date for baby girl#2 is approaching (June 1!), I have started to go through Nesrine’s baby clothes and bring all the baby gear out of storage. This, of course, comes with a big dose of nostalgia! Anyhow, with all the products out there to pick from, I have found that the best […]
How to Optimize Your Trip to the National Aviary
Why it’s worthwhile to take your baby or toddler out to eat with you.