A candid review of the hilarious book "How It Happened" by the Pakistani writer Shazaf Fatima Haider. Find out why I enjoyed reading this one and related to the many real life sequences of the dilemma of how marriages are arranged in Pakistan.
Month: July 2017
All About My Sister’s PhD Graduation Party
My sister completed her PhD this May and recently threw a party to celebrate her big achievement. Needless to say, I was appointed to do the decor and the cakes for the party BUT on a very tight budget! Although there are such great party stores here and I was tempted to buy EVERYTHING, she …
Why Every Girl Must Read ‘Drummer Girl’ – A Book By Hiba Masood
DRUMMER GIRL is a heartwarming tale of a girl who dreamt to do something that no other girl had ever done before and how her father's support made her dream come true. Set in the backdrop of a Muslim household in Istanbul during the most holy time of the year - Ramadan/Ramzan, Drummer Girl is a MUST read for all little girls.
Recipe Of The Week: Pineapple Agua Fresca
Summer gets me craving for refreshing and nourishing drinks! The temperature in Doha soars as high as 50 Celsius, and there is nothing like a refreshing healthy drink to beat the heat! This Summer, I am trying to have more of these fresh fruit juices. I tried this recipe and it is super refreshing!You will …
The Ultimate Packing List For Travel
Being an expat comes with a lot of travel. Every Spring, Summer or Winter break (basically any break that is more than a week), we either travel to spend time with family in Pakistan or in US or go exploring the places we have never been before. Travel is always on the cards for us …