is a native of Long Beach, California, USA and a recently naturalized citizen of Egypt, following her marriage to an Egyptian man she met online. Born into a devout Irish Catholic family as Kathleen Vail, she adopted the name Aisha upon conversion to Islam at 40, and assumed her husband's family name upon marriage. She is presently residing in Aga, Egypt, in the rural Nile Delta Region. Aisha and her husband, Mohamed, enjoy a devout Islamic lifestyle rooted in practical aspects of conservation and sustainability. They are building their home and animal barns with green features, sustainable and recycled materials, and enjoy organic rooftop gardening. Aisha is an avid writer and photographer, actively sharing her fascinating lifestyle on multiple online platforms.