Rise Up

Photo from Unsplash I don’t know how broken you are today. You may be broken financially, thinking you will never last another week—or day! You may feel your heart has…

BLOGGING| How To Get Notified When Using Facebook Social Media Plugin for WordPress

Some of the members in the group I am part of informed me that they left a comment on my post. I did not receive notifications and thought that maybe…

WOMEN

Journal Pages | Impatience

Impatience. Am I patient enough to wait for God’s mighty hand to provide? Am I willing to wait for God’s perfect timing? The people in this story were just complaining…

Journal Pages|So Will I

Currently on loop:  So Will I (100 Billion X) by Hillsong So Will I (100 Billion X) – Hillsong Worship I love the lyrics of this song especially this part:…

Historic Jeddah Center, Saudi Arabia (A UNESCO Heritage Site)

Historic Jeddah Center is one of the major tourist attractions that recently caught the attention of foreigners and locals. Jeddah’s modernization became quick for a decade and people have been…

Friday Finds #8: Verusca, Hannah P., Taina, Sukkari Life, and Pathways

I think it’s about time to post another Friday Finds because it has been awhile and I’ve been bumping into awesome pages and channels lately that I really want to…

Yanbu Flower Festival 2019

It has been my 3rd year to visit the Yanbu Flower Festival. The festival has been improving every year. 3 years ago, it was just the wide carpet of flowers…

Jeddah| Khalideyah + Nostalgia

Khalideyah Jeddah seems to have not changed at all. 🙂 When I came here in 1998, Khalideyah used to be one of the few places one could go to for…

Photography | Deserts of Arabia + Taking Photos in a Moving Vehicle

It can be difficult to take photos of something too familiar to you. The wonder of seeing something new for the first time and finding interesting subjects in the view…

Photography | Stopovers

I took these photos during a stopover from Jeddah to Yanbu. In the middle of the desert, there’s really not too many options for subjects to use for photography. You…

Photography | Step Up

Little steps count They get you closer to your destination Don’t ever underestimate the power of a single step

Blogging 2019 |WordPress Mobile + Troubleshooting Posting Errors

I’m making blog posts again using Wordpress app for mobile. I find this as the easiest way to keep me blogging for now. I can’t sit in front of the…

Journal Pages| Of Cheers and Tears

Of Cheers and Tears There are times when you still want to do some of the greater tasks, some of the important ones, but not this time. This time, you…

Photography| “Highlights”

I love everything about this photo. We were staying in a hotel in Yanbu and my kids were playing by the window. I was breastfeeding my youngest son near the…

Journal Pages | Rebellion VS. Loyalty

Today, I was reminded to evaluate my ways. 🙂 The story of people complaining against Moses looked simple, but it showed each character’s view of God and his authority. 🙂…

Deeratna KSA: Sand Dunes Adventure

Whenever we travel to Yanbu or Taif, I’d always see sand hills and mountains left and right and I’d often wonder what it would be like to be there. To…

Life in the Middle of the Desert

My husband’s company had a family day last Saturday and we were not sure if we were still on the right track because—well, look at that photo above. We were…

You Are My Reward

For every pain
For every gain
There is nothing more
There is nothing less
That I want more than you
You alone, O my reward

2019: Accomplish

Goodbye, December 2018! Last month was too full for me to make a blog post. December started with my whole family coming in and out of the hospital because the…

Orphans, Charities, and Support Groups

We are not the only ones who have experienced hardships before. Men and women in the old times have experienced them too. God did not promise a life without storms, but he did promise us that he will be there throughout the storms of our lives. He is close to the brokenhearted, that he will answer and that he will sustain us. =)