Food & Nutrition

Soy Chicken, Baked Beans, Biscuits and Broccoli by Chef Najwa

Yesterday we took it easy preparing dinner, settling for homemade hamburgers and mashed potatoes. Tonight, we did something still pretty simple but with...

Homemade Hamburgers and Homemade Mashed Potatoes for Dinner

Najwa has to learn how to cook. And no, it's not so she can find a man because I've stressed that any man...

Najwa Was Tonight’s Chef: Steak, White Rice and Steamed Broccoli

When I asked Najwa if she was hungry, she immediately came down from her room and planted herself at the dining table. Only...

Results of Najwa’s Pepsi-Coke-Root Beer Taste Test Challenge

Najwa wanted to do the Pepsi-Coke challenge, a blind taste test to see which one she would like better. One thing you have to know...

Najwa Missing the Finger-Licking Enjoyment of Buffalo Wings

Life is going to present challenges almost every single day. It's always a constant struggle to not let them get us down. ...

Najwa Taking a Sip of the Fizzy Stuff

Somehow Najwa has gone eight years with maybe a sip or two of soda, but has largely avoided it. Partly it’s because of an...

Homemade Cotton Candy

Somehow we have been successful in keeping Najwa from being a sugar addict. Now, she does consume candy, but it's nowhere near the...

Making Pizza

One of my favorite foods is pepperoni pizza. Not the healthiest, but definitely one of the more delicious. So, why not, when...

Random Day in the Life

Harriet Tubman Project

It's Black History Month and the students had to pick a historic figure to create a poster board about that person. Najwa chose...

Allowing Words To Manifest Who Najwa Becomes In The Future

Back in college, Rukiyah Abdullah, a good friend of mine, used to have this saying that has become a way of thinking for me....

BBQ Festival

We've been coming to the BBQ Festival in DC for quite some time. The first few times it was about hitting every booth,...

New York Ave Street Art

As you near the White House traveling southwest on New York Ave, you're greeting with original art work in the median. The street...

Erotic Gallery

After grabbing a bite at the museum's restaurant, we poked our head into the Erotic Gallery. And it was just as the name...

World’s Best GWU Mathematician

Najwa is crowned as the class mathematician.

Najwa “In Class” in a Weird 2020 School Year

Well, the first half of the school year is coming to a close and it's nothing like we've ever seen before. Not in...