Confession: I went to watch the movie because of Kangana Ranaut and if that's the reason for you, you will enjoy the movie and her superb performance! Kangana is not just a great actress but I love her brave stance at basically everything! From when people used to mock her accent to the controversies around … Continue reading Movie Review: SIMRAN
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.
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.
I don't think there is any Pakistani who doesn't know Bar-B-Q Tonight (If you don't.. read on and you will now know what you have been missing in life!). Bar-B-Q tonight has a name and reputation in high-quality desi food and it has maintained that over the years. There is now a Bar-B-Tonight in Dubai (and … Continue reading Food Review – Bar-B-Q Tonight Dubai
Last week, I got an invite for a new menu tasting at a Filpino restaurant called Max's Restaurant. Very frankly, I had never heard the name or even for that matter, ever tasted Filpino food. My only connection to Philipines is through our nanny Connie, who has been with us ever since my third child was … Continue reading Me & My Nanny’s Night Out At Max’s Restaurant