My Go-To Hair Oil

I have never been incredibly invested in the maintenance of what I was blessed with in terms of hair and skin. I only ever bothered with basic upkeep- like washing my face with a face wash that suited me well, and shampooing and conditioning my hair with a pair that worked for me. While my […]

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Culinary Indulgence: Shahi Tukray

Food is a major attraction during holidays and festivals no matter who celebrates them, and Eids are no different. And whichever Eid it may be, the desserts are always traditional. In my parents’ house, whether it was Eid-ul-Adha or Eid-ul-Fitr, the dessert was always sheer. In Akmal’s house, however, the desserts for both Eids were […]

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Hidden Pearls Hijabs- A Review

Anyone who knows me well knows I am a hijab hoarder. I love owning hijabs in all different colours and fabrics. So when I received a package from Hidden Pearls, a hijab brand I had always intended to order from, I was very excited! I opened the package to find two beautiful hijabs from Hidden […]

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The Perfect Foundation Struggle

Anyone even remotely interested in make-up knows what a struggle it is to find the perfect foundation for yourself. There are so many formulas to choose from; so many shades to try, and varying degrees of coverage to look at. The thing with foundation is that if you get it right, you get it right, and […]

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The Year That Went By

Another year has passed and the calendars have changed. A year used to seem so long when we were in school, and couldn’t wait to go to the next grade and then the next so that we could be out of school and start “enjoying” our lives. Hah. How stupid we were. And now, years […]

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Winter is here

Winter came late this year. Some days were too hot for December, some days pretty cold, and some days so pleasant it felt like spring. Global Warming, people. It’s real. *big scary eyes* So now that winter is officially here- super cold days, coats, peppermint bark, coffee, thermostats et al- look what it brought for […]

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What’s Cookin’

Since I was away last weekend and had practically no internet connectivity, I couldn’t put out a What’s Cookin’ post like I had planned for every Sunday (even today this post is coming out at almost the end of the day, but it’s okay)- which is why I have decided to share with you the […]

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