Thoughts on 4th of July: This country we call home

Loved it. Having recently visited you in the US … I can appreciate it more.

Ramblings of an Inspired, Lazy Mom

THIS IS A REPOST FROM MY PREVIOUS BLOG. READ THE ORIGINAL POST HERE.

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I write a lot about Pakistan and life back there but not enough about our life in the States. And I thought today, being 4th of July, would be the perfect time to share some thoughts about this country we call home.Wishing a very happy 4th of July to all of my American readers!!

Unlike many that moved to the US for a better life for themselves and their families, we moved for less severe reasons. We enjoyed a fairly privileged life back in Pakistan. A better employment opportunity brought my husband to America and marriage brought me. Initially we assumed we would stay here for a couple of years and ultimately move back. We missed our families and the familiarity of the people, the culture, the foods and everyday life.

And then slowly as time…

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