"Gather Ye Rosebuds While Ye May" is a poem by Robert Herrick. This poem portrays our existence on earth, and that people age as life goes on, and everything becomes boundless. Herrick here urges people to take advantage of youth and energy while they may! The poem is in the genre of carpe diem, to seize the day.

Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Yasmina's Locks of Love

Last Saturday, four year old Yasmina (my cousin's daughter), had a big event! She had her very first haircut... and for a good cause too :-) She donated 11 inches of her hair to Locks of Love. Basically her mom and dad were talking about it for a while, how it is nice to donate locks of your hair to little kids who are sick and lost their hair due to sickness...

Yaya... very proud of you little princess :-)

Check this video out!

Kids have pure hearts!


Ruby Woo said...

That's so sweet of Yasmina. And so sweet of her parents as well. She looks adorable with the short hair ;)

The ad is very touching! It made me smile out of the blue.

shoosha said...

awhh shes cute!

Martino Family said...

Although Quentin never needed a wig (he lost his hair during treatments but he was 1, a bald head sort of fit), we've met other kids who did want a wig and Locks of Love helped them. Tell Yasmina that we thank her too for thinking of others.

KTDP said...

a noble cause indeed ....

Anonymous said...

That is SO adorable. What a dear girl!

Ansam said...

Ruby Woo-
True... she looks adorable either way :-) and O LOVE this ad!

I agree

Martino Family-
Thanks Jenny... I am so proud of this little girl :-)

True :-)

Her mom told me she cant get enough of how light her head feels and that shes enjoying her short do

Organic Kuwait said...

OMG that is adorable! what a cutey :**

Anonymous said...

That is so sweet :)

Anonymous said...

We dont have Locks of Love in Kuwait!!!!!!

Delicately Realistic said...

Id love to do something like that ;)

Ansam said...

Organic Kuwait-
She is :-)

I agree

Yasmina is half Kuwaiti half American... she lives in the States and donated her hair to Locks of Love :-)

Delicately Realistic-
I wish we have something similar here in Kuwait!

Missy said...

such an adorable lil kid <3

Anonymous said...

Wow... that's amazing mashallah!

The picture of her holding her braided her is priceless..

Allah yikhaleeha inshallah.

Ansam said...

She is :-)

Its a cute snap isnt it?
Thanks :-)

Anonymous said...

I'm not sure how this would help with anything, but it's still nice of her :)

Ansam said...

It's a public non-profit organization that provides hairpieces to children in the US and Canada suffering from medical hair loss from any diagnosis.

Check their website for more on it

His Sweetheart said...

A wonderful touch from a sweet girl like her mashalla!!

Ansam said...

His Sweetheart-
yeah I agree :-)

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