Celebrating 9,000 Blog Posts Today

I was looking at my dashboard today and realized I had crossed the 9,000 posts mark, which means that I've been average around 3 blog posts daily for the past 8 years or so!! I never thought I'd be blogging for this long and I'm not planning on stopping any time soon since I'm still enjoying it. I hear a lot of people claiming that blogging is dead, but I disagree. If you're not reading…

I’m a Proud Uncle for the Second Time!

My brother's wife gave birth to a healthy baby girl called Zoe on July 5th, which makes me a proud uncle for the second time. Unfortunately, they live in Portland so I will not get the chance to meet the baby girl anytime soon but my mother and brother are traveling tonight to visit. I cannot help but think of my dad in such times. He loved kids and they all loved him back. I…
Personal

1 Year Already …

1 year ago
I honestly didn’t know what to write on this date or whether I wanted to write at all. I ended up preparing a small photo album, going through hundreds of old pictures of dad during ...
Personal

Spending Our First Christmas Without a Loved One

1 year ago
Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, a joyous time meant for parties and celebrations with friends and family but this year was the worst Christmas of my life, the first Christmas without ...
Food

#FitB4Christmas: Week 2 Recap

1 year ago
I was less active during Week 2 and only averaged 10,077 steps on a daily basis but I’ve been skipping dinners when I wasn’t able to exercise and I found a small mini cycle that ...
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6 Months Already

2 years ago
When the clock struck 4 am on Tuesday the 22nd of November, it will have been six months since we parted ways. Half a year felt like twenty and I know this applied to the ...
Critiques

How Can a Parent Throw His/Her Newborn Baby in The Trash?

2 years ago
Yesterday I was reading about a baby that was found in the trash in Egypt and then a friend shared with me an article about a newborn baby girl found near Abou Arab in Choueifat. ...
News

Waking Up To A Horrific Terror Attack in Nice

2 years ago
VALERY HACHE / AFP – Getty Images I got back home around 10:30 PM yesterday and was chatting with a close friend of mine in Nice while watching the Jounieh fireworks. An hour later, he ...
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A Fatherless Father’s Day

2 years ago
Tomorrow is Father’s Day in Lebanon but this year Dad won’t be around to celebrate it with us. It’s been a month and we miss him terribly. I miss his morning calls, his laughs, his ...
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Like Father, Like Son

2 years ago
A week after clinching The 2016 Young Investigator Award, my brother collected two new awards this week: The Humanitas award for being a good human and another award for being an awesome clinician. He dedicated ...
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