style

Style Recon ft. Ranjini Menon – A Versatile Petite Fashionista

As a keen observer of fashion, I like to note a person’s signature style and I’d like to believe that it comes easily to me. But Ranjini Menon is someone whose signature style I’ve failed to pinpoint. As she herself says, “My personal style is versatility. From traditional Indian wears to gothic, artsy, anti-fit, sexy,…… Continue reading Style Recon ft. Ranjini Menon – A Versatile Petite Fashionista

makeup

Guide To Getting Your Beginner Basic Makeup Kit Right According To A Makeup Professional

Babble Queen Diaries is excited to be collaborating with The Face Palette. Lekshmi Menon, the Makeup Expert and Chief Editor at the website has put together a complete guide to getting your beginners basic makeup kit right from primer and foundation to setting sprays and tools.  Most women who are starting off with makeup are…… Continue reading Guide To Getting Your Beginner Basic Makeup Kit Right According To A Makeup Professional

Food and Drinks · personal

On Learning To Love The Joy Of Tea

Everyone has a morning ritual story that remain vivid in our mind, no matter where we are or how much time has passed. For some, it might be the aroma of coffee, or maybe the sound of eggs sizzling on the stove while it is being fried ‘bull’s eye’ style. For me, it will always…… Continue reading On Learning To Love The Joy Of Tea

fashion · trend

7 Remarkable Fashion Trends On The Runway To Love Right Now

Are you one of those people who only notice a trend once it is everywhere, or are you one of those who spot and sport a trend before it becomes “main stream”? I’ve always prided myself in having a good eye for spotting a trend from miles away . You just have to be interested…… Continue reading 7 Remarkable Fashion Trends On The Runway To Love Right Now

food · Recipe

The Ultimate Indulgent Pasta Recipe For Appeasing Comfort Food Cravings

One’s favorite comfort food, be it a slice of rich chocolate cake or a cheesy piece of pizza, or a plate of good old ‘rice, curd and thoran’ like ShanaEats said, is something truly satisfying. For me, the ultimate comfort food is good old pasta in white sauce. Specifically, I turn to a bowl of…… Continue reading The Ultimate Indulgent Pasta Recipe For Appeasing Comfort Food Cravings

fashion

Style Recon Ft. Dr.Sania Ashraf- Finance Professor On Weekdays And Edgy Hijabi Off Duty

Recently at a college entrance interview, I was posed with a question – “Isn’t Lifestyle Journalism, your passion, rather elitist in nature?”

While I was bullshitting like a boss to make a good impression to land a seat, I came up with an answer that I always believed in, but never truly realized; Lifestyle journalism, by definition (at least in my definition of it), is simply the narration of stories of the little joys of life – a good book, finding the perfect pair of sexy AND comfortable heels or having the perfect cup of coffee.  Keeping that in mind – I decided to take a chance at this new blog series that I will call Style Recon in which I will hopefully feature someone new every week.

hair · Rant · Uncategorized

Learning To Let Go

Long luscious locks that tumble over a woman’s figure reaching down to her waist, perhaps in a color that looks mesmerizing in the sunlight and manages to play up her features, especially her eyes. There is so much fricking hype tied to a woman’s hair and it’s not fair on those keratin strands, or to…… Continue reading Learning To Let Go