Timeline Project

  • Conception

    My mother had a easy, pain free, and healthy pregnancy.
  • Birth

    A month late, I was finally born at 9 pounds 11 ounces. Second of three children.
  • First two years: Teething

    Biosocial event: The first of my teeth began coming in
  • First two years: Speaking

    Cognative event: At age one and a half, I began speaking a mixture of both English and Arabic.
  • First two years: Attachment

    Psychosocial event: With my parents back at work, I spent alot of time with my grandparents, creating a strong bond with them.
  • Play years: First big injury

    Biosocial event: While on a family vaction, I fell on the Smokey Moutains, busted my lips, lost teeth, and got stitches.
  • Play years: Reading

    Cognative: Started to learn how to read selective words.
  • Play years: New family member

    Psychosocial event: My baby brother was born, and I had new competition.
  • School years: School skills

    Cognative event: At age 8, I learned how to multiply and increase my math skills. I also learned how to write in crusive.
  • School years: Weight problems

    Biosocial event: Began working out and forcing my self to lose weight to fit in with the "skinny girls" in school.
  • School years: Birthday party

    Psychosocial event: At age 11, I had my first birthday party with close friends at a local Lazer-tag, which was followed by my first sleepover at my house.
  • Adolescence: Basketball

    Biosocial: Got moved up to the varsity basketball team.
  • Adolescence: Graduation!

    Cognative: Finally, I graduated from Stevenson High School!
  • Adolescence: Grad partys

    Psychosocial: Had my high school graduation party with my family and closest friends, and attended many grad party for my classmates.
  • Emerging Adulthood: Finally legal

    Biosocial event: Turned 21! Became legal, and bought my first drink.
  • Emerging Adulthood: Closer to my goals

    Cognitive Event: Got accepted into the Nursing program at Wayne State University.
  • Emerging Adulthood: Home at last!

    Psychosocial Event: Bought my own house, and had a get together with my closest friends as a house warming party.
  • Adulthood: Hard work pays off

    Cognitive Event: Graduated from Nursing school and am on my way to getting my first real job.
  • Adulthood: Bells ringing

    Psychosocial Event: After meeting the man of my dreams, I finally said "I do" and got married.
  • Adulthood: Children

    Biosocial Event: After 9 long months, I gave birth to my first child. Hopefully the first of many.
  • Late Adulthood: Age is showing

    Biosocial-The wringles all over my aging face are starting to show, and my hair is now the amazing color of gray!
  • Late Adulthood: Still happy

    Psychosocial: Still happily married to my first love after 45 years. Living in the same neighborhood that all my kids live in
  • Late Adulthood: Illness

    Cognative: Diagnosed with the beggining signs of Alzheimer. My family is heartbroken as I begin to forget things that I shouldn't.
  • Death

    8 years into my Ahltizemers, I pass away,with my husband passing away just a year before. Althought I don't remember his passing, part of me feels that he is gone and I am ready to be with him in heaven again. I died peacefully in my sleep.