I remember an old picture of my mother. Newly married and just beginning her twenties, she had gold jewelry sparkling on her arms and a crown of beautiful curls, tied back into a demure bun.
I remember letting out a sigh and turning to her, “Of all the things that you passed on to me, why the hair?”
Living with anxiety is not easy. You are constantly on the verge of being set off – you are a powder keg, dreading the odd spark coming your way. You have to be careful about the music you listen to the, the movies you watch, most of all the energy that you surround yourself with.
I’ll be honest; I am not the most patient when it comes to taking care of my skin or my body for that matter. I have commitment issues in this regard and I often end up doing quick fixes such as a beauty parlour visit than put in the actual effort to take care of…… Continue reading Skin Care For Dummies: Routines For Those That Want To Do The Bare Minimum
Have you ever watched something that made you want to make everyone watch it? Think that the whole world needed to see it, beyond interests and age? A serial so funny and relevant that it felt like a personal mission to enlighten people about it?
In the current social scenario, while we are clamoring to be heard, to be asked about our careers and well being before our marriage prospects or lack thereof, Miriam Maisel feels like the friend blazing a trail for us to get inspired by.
My love for makeup has always been intermittent. There are times when I obsess over French tips and the perfect cut crease, and then I walk around bare faced and stubby nailed for weeks after the obsession wears off. After years of an on again, off again relationship with cosmetics, I would like to believe…… Continue reading Budget Beauty: The Only Eyeshadow Palette That I Have Been Using Recently
Ever notice how you only learn the best lessons from your worst experiences? While I talk of the pretty things in life, I need to address the not so pretty parts as well; the finer things of the not-so fine times. If you are going through something hard, know that we all have them. The…… Continue reading What To Remember When You Are Going Through Your Worst Times
Life is about trying new things and we are all up for trying new things, especially around New year. But I am a creature of habit and there was a time when I lived in my favourite Levi’s Demi Curve denims (that I got for a steal at a surplus store of course). But after…… Continue reading For The Love of Maxi Dresses And Their Versatility
When I was young, I wanted to be an archaeologist; books on mythology and history were abundant in my house, not to mention the odd ‘Age of Mythology’ game or Lara Croft: Tomb Raider movie pushing me further. But then I watched a few teenage movies with shopping montages and I wanted to be a…… Continue reading I Am Many Things And That’s Okay
If you have a way with words, an interest in doing research and is a stickler for good grammar, the time is right for you to make a living or at least an allowance doing freelance content writing. With an increasing need for quality content every day, it is easier than one could possibly comprehend…… Continue reading A Practical Guide To Starting Off As A Freelance Writer
People remember their world in different ways. I remember mine through textures and colors. I remember the chocolate brown velvet dress that my father brought for me, on one of those days he took me to work. Although the edges have frayed and the biscuit brown lace on its bodice is falling off, I keep…… Continue reading A Life Lived Through Textures And Colors