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I wake up every morning, and my first thought is: “I’m alive, I survived another day”, and I thank god for that. I thank god for giving me the strength to live, for giving me a strong, healthy body, and for being able to talk, hear and sight. But I feel as I am one of a few who still thank God for what he has given them. People these days do not appreciate what they have. I look around, and all I see is people complaining about what they don’ have, resenting others who have more than they do, while they should be thanking God for what they do have, like the ability to speak and sight, being able to walk , and having a healthy body and a loving family. These are things that most of us have, but never really appreciate…

So, Instead of complaining about what you wish you had, be thankful for what you do have, because there are people who are living in far worse circumstances than you, and they wish they had the life that you have.

“When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive- to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love-then make that day count!” ― Steve Maraboli

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He has my heart…

He has my heart

I have been trying to convenes myself for the past month that I am not in love, how could I be in love with a guy that I have only known for 3 months? But today, i decided that it is time to confess it to my self, and make peace with it. Yes, I am falling in love with a guy who is not available, he has my heart, and it kind of kills me to know that I will never be able to tell him what I really feel, how much he means to me, and how i feel pain when i see him hurting.

This is my first step towards moving on; confessing it to myself (and to you guys), because I know that it is very unlikely that we will be together. I fought for him when I thought I had a chance, I was not planning on giving up; because as I previously told you, I do not give up, I fight for what I want and I keep fighting until I get what I want. but yesterday, I realized that it is time to move on, because I found out that he is falling in love with his girlfriend, and as much as that hurt me, It made me realize that I do not have a chance, and that I should move on. So, I cried it out, screamed and let all of my pain out, and then made that brave decision, the decision of letting go.

So, there you go, that is my sad love story… “There is this boy, and he kind of has my heart.”

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Not that I am not having a great time in Ireland, but I honestly can not wait to go home for Christmas.

It is great to be here in Ireland. I met wonderful people, did a lot of shopping, had a great time with the people I met, and I even think I am falling in love… But I can not deny how much I miss home, I miss my family so much, my mom, dad, brothers, sister and everyone else. I just need to go home and see them, because this is very hard for me, being away from them for so long.

It might not seem like a very long time, because it has only been 3 months, but it is for me, because I have never been away from my family for more than 2 weeks. So as much as I am enjoying this, being here in Ireland and living my independent life, it is very hard for me to be away from my family for this long.

Of course, I miss everyone back home, but there are 2 people that I just can not wait to see them again,my mother and my baby cousin. Leaving them was the hardest thing I ever had to do in my entire life, and knowing that I will be seeing them again in 10 days just makes me cry of happiness. My baby cousin is the most beautiful baby on this planet. When she smiles to me, all of my problems simply just fade away… yes, she is that gorgeous. I have been with her since the day she was born, I was there when she was first born at the hospital, when she got her first haircut, when she took her first steps, and even when she said her first word, so being away from her is honestly killing me, I am actually tearing up as I write these words, it is hard not being there next to her, because I was always there, and it is hard to know that I am missing out on so much…

But I am staying happy, I am looking at the happy side, I am going to be there in 10 days, and I will get to see her again, and everyone else that I have missed so much.

What I am trying to say is, even though family can be annoying sometimes, you might feel like you hate your brother, and you want to kill your sister, believe me, there is nothing like family, It is the most important thing in your life, and you are nothing without the love of your mother, the warmth of your father, and the casual fights with your siblings.

Appreciate your family, cherish every moment you spend with them, because one day you will find yourself having to let go and living on your own, and you are going to look back at those days you spent with your family, so make sure a smile will cover your face when you do.

Barcelona players congratulating Lionel Messi after breaking Gerd Müller’s record. 86 goals in 2012, what a legend!

Congratulations to all Barcelona and Messi fans.

New world record!

Record breaker!

Yes, he did it! Lionel Messi broke German great Gerd Müller’s 40-year-old record for most goals in a year by scoring for the 86th time in 2012 today. Messi has scored 74 goals for Barcelona and 12 times for Argentina this year, and he has three more games in which he can add to his tally before the end of the year. Müller scored 85 for Bayern Munich and West Germany.

All of this comes after the 25-year-old Messi passed Brazil great Pele’s single-season milestone of 75 goals for Brazil and Santos in 1958 with his 75th and 76th goals of the year on Nov. 11 to move into second place behind Mueller.

Of course, even though he has passed both legends (Pele and Mueller), they are still (in my opinion) far greater than him, because football back then was not the same as it is now, it was much harder to score goals, and both Pele and Mueller did not have Xavi and Iniesta by their sides. Certainly what I am saying does not mean  that Messi is not an amazing player, a legend, but all I am saying is that in my personal opinion, players like Pele, Maradona and Müller  can not be compared to anyone, even the great Messi.

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Quote of the day

Nothing will stop me

I was just getting ready for bed when i came across this quote, what a motivational quote indeed! It works perfectly for me, because I do believe that the only person who can stop you from getting what you want is you. So don’t ever give up, fight for what you want and keep fighting until you reach your goal.

Have a lovely night everyone.

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Since i was a little child, my one dream was to see snow, I used to always watch those Disney movies where it always snows in the end, and I used to always dream of playing with snow like the characters in those movies.

I come from Palestine, a beautiful country that I am so proud to call my country. But the thing is, it never snows there, which is so sad because I love snow, even though i have never seen it before in my life, i really love it and it was always my dream to see snow, and make a snowman.

Now that I am in Ireland, i am anxiously waiting for it to snow, and I think it is about time! I keep imagining the moment when I’m gonna see snow falling, i wonder what my reaction would be, am I going to cry of happiness? or am I just going to scream? I guess we will have to wait and see…

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I can not stop shopping! Every time I see something that I like, I end up buying it!  I seriously have to do something about this because I have been spending a lot of money on clothes and shoes, and this is not good. This needs to stop, but I am unable to stop, I admit, I am a shopaholic!

I am sure many of my followers understand how I feel, us girls, we just can not resist shopping, It is in our DNA!

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What a goal!!

Ozil to the rescue…

What a goal by the amazing Ozil! He really is underrated in Real Madrid. Yes, no one can deny that Cristiano Ronaldo is an amazing player, but because he is stealing all the lights from all the other great players, and one of them is Ozil…

Today, Real Madrid were down 2-1 to Vallodeed, until Ozil scored 2 goals, one of them was an amazing freekick that led Real Madrid to another win in La Liga, just another proof of how amazing he is, as a player, and as a person.

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Kiss Me

This song is one of my favorite songs these days, the lyrics are simply beautiful and it describes my feelings exactly, Ed Sheeran is becoming one of my favorite singers. I hope you like it as much as i do, Enjoy.


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