STUCK IN THE MIDDLE …

Whenever we sit with our elders, we’re bound to hear the “Hamaray zamaanay main/ Back in our days ..” stories, which no doubt are quite interesting and sometimes a good laugh too. Today, as we try to bridge the gap by bringing them up to speed with technology, I can’t help but wonder which era would have been […]

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It started with a tweet …

I had a digital detox planned for the weekend. It didn’t go entirely as planned but better than I expected. Anyhooo, so every time I plan one, I go searching for a good book to read to keep me distracted and away from the phone. And the one I ended up buying couldn’t have served […]

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The silent language of grief …

Grief is something I’ve observed very closely over the last few months. It’s one of those things you will never truly understand until you have experienced it. As most of you know, unfortunately I lost my father a few months ago. Now that I was on the receiving end of the condolence messages, it made […]

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Was your 2019 resolution to be a Cookie Monster?

Happy 2019 guys! I’m finally back in Dubai and already playing host to newly weds who decided to stopover on the way back from their honeymoon. Anyhoooo, a lot of you asked me the recipe for the chocolate chip cookies I baked a few days ago as a surprise to cheer up a friend (all […]

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2018 ~ When tragedy struck …

THE YEAR THAT CHANGED MY LIFE …  Everywhere I look these days, people are busy summing up their 2018. Old memories being re-lived, new resolutions being made, lots of excitement in the air as the countdown to a brand new year begins …. Yet here I am struggling to find courage to sum up my […]

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Drinking milk the cool way …

When was the last time you drank milk? Major eye roll for the one’s who reply saying ‘once a day everyday!‘. I’ve always been the worst when it comes to drinking milk. It wasn’t until this whole healthy phase dawned upon me 2 months ago that I started to drink it at least a few […]

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Annoying spouse habits …

It doesn’t matter how much in love you might be, we all have annoying habits that can drive our partner up the wall. It doesn’t mean you love them any less. Just like you don’t find your own habits irritating, they feel the same way about theirs. Perhaps the key lies in finding the funny […]

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