Tag: Love

Exhaling the Past

“It takes more effort to stay mad at someone than it does to forgive” - Anonymous ~~~ Last month, I wrote a post about the importance of letting go of pride and apologizing to someone you love when their feelings are hurt. However, what if you are the one whose feelings are hurt? Sometimes it’s ...

Phone Free Friday

"Phone batteries last longer than relationships these days." - Annoymous ~~~ This past weekend, Rocket and I caught up with friends we hadn’t seen in a while over Lebanese, Afghan, and Thai cuisine (all in one weekend)! It was great to spend time with friends after such a long time, as well as eat some ...

Our Desert Oasis

"The desert tells a different story every time one ventures on it." - Robert Edison Fulton, Jr. ~~~ A little over a month ago, Rocket and I celebrated our 2nd anniversary! Last year we enjoyed a romantic trip to Paris, but this year plan to visit the many attractions  in the U.A.E and nearby destinations ...

 I’m Sorry

 "I love you. I knew it the minute I met you. I'm sorry it took so long for me to catch up. I just got stuck." –  Silver Linings Playbook ~~~ Recently, while driving home on Sheikh Zayed Road (the main highway in Dubai), I heard a radio host discuss how hard it is to ...

Love Is: Nikhil and Rebekah

“I would rather share one lifetime with you than face all the ages of this world alone.” - J.K.K. Tolken ~~~ We started a new series called "Love Is." I have always been fascinated by relationships: how connections form, love blossoms, bonds break, and trust is rebuilt. Through our travels, Rocket and I have heard ...

Our Story

"It was a million tiny little things that, when you added them all up, they meant that we were supposed to be together."    -Sleepless in Seattle ~~~ I'm excited to start the journey with you as we explore how love is displayed amongst different couples around the world. Rocket and I are blessed to ...

Easter in Dubai

"It is finished." - The Passion of the Christ (Bible - John 19:30)  ~~~ Last week,  Easter (Resurrection Sunday) was celebrated around the world. Although Rocket and I both love living in Dubai, Easter is one of the many holidays we would love to spend around family, attending church and eating a great Easter brunch ...