This is one book I have been avoiding to read for the longest time although I LOVE reading Non Fiction books, specially life experiences. (Why did I avoid it? You will know in a bit.) I would come across this book at book stores and avoid buying it. Then my friend wrote a review for … Continue reading Book Review: When Breath Becomes Air
Before I write the review, let me start by telling you (if you already didn't know) that I am a die hard Shahrukh Khan fan and even that wasn't enough to get me through this drag of a movie! I had read bad reviews but yet I went to see the movie because its SRK … Continue reading Movie Review: JAB HARRY MET SEJAL
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.
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 … Continue reading All About My Sister’s PhD Graduation Party
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.
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 … Continue reading Recipe Of The Week: Pineapple Agua Fresca
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 … Continue reading The Ultimate Packing List For Travel