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My haft-sin brings no boys to the yard

March 20 is the first day of spring. For me and millions of Iranians around the world, it’s also Nowruz (a.k.a. Norooz, Norouz, Persian New Year, Iranian New Year, and the list goes on). Growing up, Nowruz meant that in addition to getting cash gifts, eating five different rice dishes and spending time with family, my more »

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10 Things I Plan To Do In 2014

I’ll admit – I slacked off a bit in December with this whole blogging thing because I was distracted by holiday activities such as excessive shopping, opening presents and eating chocolate. Now that Santa’s come and gone, however, I finally have some free time to focus and get back on track with my day-to-day routine. more »

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