Abez sez Assalamualaikum!

Islam, Autism, Mom-ism.


At this point, I’ll take whatever compliments I can get.

Iman: Momma, you not big! You tall!  Lika Burj Khalifa! Me: Like a Burj Khalifa? Iman: (giggles) Yeah, it’s kinda funny!


Nine months pregnant. Again, Alhamdulillah :)

Here’s my post for nine months pregnant with Khalid And here’s the post for nine months pregnant with Iman. Notice the difference in the two.  Khalid’s post is about expectation, Iman’s is about ninja turtles.  Really, go look. At the moment, Khalid and Iman are eating dinner and verbally taunting each other, two exercises that may seem incompatible…

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Her grasp of phonics can be… tenuous.

Look Momma, issa letter double-yoo! Good girl Iman, you’re right! Double-yoo is for Spiderman! O_0 Web? Yes, and big cookies! Good job Iman.


A First, but Probably not a Last

This afternoon Khalid requested ‘momma’s kemtooter,’ so as I was heading out for a meeting, I came to turn my laptop on and log in for him so he can play games.  My computer has been password protected for a few months now, roughly since Iman realized she could drag, drop, and delete icons from…

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When good reporting goes bad, lol

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/05/05/osama-bin-laden-marijuana-crop_n_858301.html I’m not usually a political or news-related blogger, but this had me laughing so hard I had to say something- Marijuana has been found growing near Osama Bin Laden’s hide-out in Abbottabad.  Now speculation has been flying wild and free about whether or not he was a joker, smoker, or midnight toker- or maybe…

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Khalid’s first blog: Dictated by Khalid himself.

My name is Khalid. I am five years old. I like strawberry milk juice. My sister is Iman. My baba is sitting. My momma is sitting on the sofa. Miss Taleen is big. Miss Hind is big. Swish milk. Joy and Iman are in the house. Iman is late. Couting 123! 1 2 3 4…

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