the comfort of why

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family and me
Reema, as an enthusiastic young driver - ReemaFaris.com
An enthusiastic young driver
Reema, with her son at Ecole Cedardale - ReemaFaris.com
At Ecole Cedardale with Jr
Reema, installing a 2011 election campaign sign, ReemaFaris.com
2011 municipal election
Reema - Playing with shadows - ReemaFaris.com
Shadow play
Reema, making a silly face in a silly hat on New Year's Eve - © ReemaFaris.com
Silly hats, silly faces
Reema, sitting on a train with a mouthful of braces - © ReemaFaris.com
Braces on a train
Reema, with her father for Vancouver Opera's Overture - ReemaFaris.com
Gala night with Dad
Reema, with her son Luc at a community fundraiser - ReemaFaris.com
With Jr on the town
 
Reema, an informal grad portrait celebrating her MA - ReemaFaris.com
Happy GLS MA grad
 
away
Reema, at the Forbidden City in Beijing, China - © ReemaFaris.com
Beijing, China
 
Reema, enjoying a sunset dinner in Paris, Place de la Pantheon - © ReemaFaris.com
Paris, France
 
Reema and her son, with her nephew, the Graduate, in Bradford, England - ReemaFaris.com
Bradford, England
 
Reema, enjoying the panoramic view from the Etruscan Walls of Volterra - ReemaFaris.com
Volterra, Italy
 
Reema, contemplating the vastness of the Mediterranean off the coast of Italy - ReemaFaris.com
Mediterranean, Italy
 
Reema and her son Luc enjoying views from Oppède Le Vieux in Provence - © ReemaFaris.com
Provence, France
 
Reema , peeking from behind a National Art Gallery of Canada installation in Ottawa - © ReemaFaris.com
Ottawa, Canada
 
Reema and family river rafting on Costa Rica's Balsa River - © ReemaFaris.com
Balsa, Costa Rica
 
Reema, enjoying a pre-dinner aperitif in St. Remy de Provence, France - © ReemaFaris.com
St. Remy, France
 
as far as the eye can see
Reema captures a view looking east towards Lions Gate Bridge in her community of West Vancouver, Canada - © ReemaFaris.com
Lions Gate Bridge, West Vancouver
Reema captures the Lower Mainland mountains from an airplane window - © ReemaFaris.com
View from the plane, Lower Mainland
Reema captures a beach side view of the beautiful Hornby Island landscape - © ReemaFaris.com
By the sea shore, Hornby Island
Reema captures a majestic view of the mountains around Banff in the Canadian Rockies - © ReemaFaris.com
Canadian Rockies I, Banff
Reema captures the turquoise waters of Lake Louise - © ReemaFaris.com
Canadian Rockies II, Lake Louise
Reema captures the wind-swept palm trees poolside at the Hilton Rose Hall in Jamaica - © ReemaFaris.com
Hilton Rose Hall, Jamaica
Reema captures the beauty of the landscape from the train between Oslo and Bergen - © ReemaFaris.com
Oslo to Bergen, Norway
Reema captures the panoramic view of the Tuscan landscape from the ramparts of Orvieto - © ReemaFaris.com
From the ramparts, Orvieto
Reema captures a view from her ascent of part of China's Great Wall outside Beijing - © ReemaFaris.com
China’s Great Wall, Beijing
fragments, details
Reema's close up photo of buttons for sale at a street market in Copenhagen - © ReemaFaris.com
Market buttons, Copenhagen
Reema snaps a shot of sunflowers in bloom by the sidewalk in Kamloops, BC - © ReemaFaris.com
Sunflowers bloom, Kamloops
Reema's photo is of a country church icon of the Madonna and Child in Italy - © ReemaFaris.com
Country church icon, Italy
Reema's beautiful shot of a water lily serenely floating in a Vatican Garden pond - © ReemaFaris.com
Water pond lily, Vatican
Reema captures an image of flickering candlelight from a dinner celebration in Tuscany - © ReemaFaris.com
Celebration of light, Tuscany
Reema's close up of vibrant pink flowers for sale at a street market in Paris - © ReemaFaris.com
Floral market pink, Paris
Reema snaps a photo of her image reflected in a collection of shop window mirrors  - © ReemaFaris.com
Mirrors reflecting, Venice
Reema's picture is of a delicately beautiful white bloom in a Victoria garden - © ReemaFaris.com
Blooming white, Victoria
Reema captures the architectural symmetry and majesty of the historic Olympic Stadium in Berlin - © ReemaFaris.com
Olympic Stadium, Berlin
feasting
Reema's photo of her home-made manaeesh , a Lebanese spice bread topped with za'atar -  © ReemaFaris.com
Made at home, Manaeesh
Reema's photo of her home-made Johnny Cakes, a Jamaican pan-fried biscuit - © ReemaFaris.com
Made at home, Johnny Cakes
Reema's photo of holiday cookies packaged up and ready to present as gifts - © ReemaFaris.com
Made at home, Holiday Cookies
Reema's picture of donuts and hot chocolate at Vancouver's 49th Parallel on Main Street - © ReemaFaris.com
49th Parallel (Van), Donuts
Reema captures the effervescence of French 75 cocktails at Zoes in the Chateau Laurier, Ottawa - © ReemaFaris.com
Zoe’s Lounge (Ott), French 75 cocktails
Reema's picture of the freshest fruit salad served for brunch at Edmonton's Under the High Wheel - © ReemaFaris.com
Under the High Wheel (Edmonton)
Reema takes a close up shot of a mouth-watering pizza she enjoyed at the Torvehallerne in Copenhagen - © ReemaFaris.com
Copenhagen’s Torvehallerne, Pizza
Reema takes a picture of an elaborate confectionary display in one of London's shop windows - © ReemaFaris.com
A London shop, Confections
Reema captures the stunningly vibrant colours of produce for sale in a Florentine market - © ReemaFaris.com
A Florentine market, Fresh produce