My dearest Walu

MY DEAREST WALU, THIS PAST WEEK AND WEEKEND HAS FELT SO EMOTIONAL WITH SO SO MANY THOUGHTS & EMOTIONS RUNNING THROUGH MY HEART BUT NOT KNOWING HOW & WHERE TO START WRITING THEM DOWN. You're married! And you've moved to your OWN home omg! But the heartbreaking part that we weren't there; I don't know … Continue reading My dearest Walu

Eid Nostalgia + a photo story of our socially distant Eid day

(Sharing a photo story from our simple, at-home Eid ul Fitr along with these words written for this writing prompt initiated by Rimsha) That waking up on Eid mornings and instantly checking our mehndi to check the color - Papa's crisp white shalwar kameez as he got back from Eid prayers; the smell of his … Continue reading Eid Nostalgia + a photo story of our socially distant Eid day

5 simple ways to celebrate and document your Eid at home

This year as all of us are going to be staying home for Eid (even if lockdowns are easing down it doesn't mean infections aren't happening - so taking precautions for the vulnerable and those in healthcare is still as important), it's for sure going to feel very different. For us, those routine things that … Continue reading 5 simple ways to celebrate and document your Eid at home