Washington DC

Random Day in the Life

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...

Family Trip To A Nationals Baseball Game

What better to do on a perfect summer afternoon than go out to the ol' ballpark?

That Ordinary Day That One Day Will Be a Cherished Memory

Every now and again I take Najwa to school. When she was younger I'd walk her all the way to her class or...

Who Says Cars Are For Boys?

There are so many stereotypes based on gender that it's not even funny. Unfortunately, there are too many that have an adverse impact...

Celebrating Independence Day at Virginia Beach

It's funny (not really) when I'm talking to co-workers or friends and they express disbelief if not outrage at all those people going to...

Riding Metro

It's been a weird year so far. Any other year a photo wearing masks would look like we were being weird or planning...

Dinner at Reem al Bawadi; Nightcap at Shakespeare’s

Later in the evening, Stephen wanted to take us out to an Arabic restaurant for dinner. Nduku asked if it was a fancy restaurant,...