..so it always happens to me, on days when I don't have a big appetite, we end up at such a place where I cannot help but eat, eat, eat... Last night, me, N and two other friends ended up at this cute little (when I say little, I mean LITTLE) restaurant called Desi Adda. This … Continue reading Pakistani Street Style Food at “Desi Adda”
Growing up in Dubai in the 90's, meant having your hair oiled on Thursday nights, sleep through the night with a towel covering your pillow (so you wouldn't get oil on it) and washing it off the next morning. Back then, there was a particular strong smell of coconut oil and I remember hating (literally … Continue reading Palmer’s: Coconut Oil Body Lotion
There's always room for dessert!! Eataly Arabia had first caught my eye in Dubai Mall thanks to all the Nutella jars that were being exposed. I was alone and thought I will come back with family or friends to try this place out but it can't hurt to check it out. I went in, took a walk … Continue reading Eataly Arabia: The “Ciocco Sfoglia”
L'OCCITANE is a brand that knows what ingredients are important and right to get good healthy hydrated skin... and not just ingredients, NATURAL ingredients. The trend in the beauty world has changed a lot. We no longer look for good moisturisers, we look for good essential oils. Simply because, when the oils are massaged into … Continue reading L’OCCITANE: Almond “Amande Gourmande” Collection
Tbilisi. Beautiful Tbilisi. A city that gives out a very old town yet modern kind of feeling. Cobblestone Streets and Alleys. Modern Architecture Buildings. Charming Balconies with clothes hanging on a rope. The entire city is surrounded by mountains. A good blend of East meets West. The trip was a total of 4 days long. That … Continue reading Travel Diaries: Dubai to Tbilisi, Georgia
Happy Friday (or should I say FriYAY) !!!! The weather in Dubai is getting so much better. Winters in Dubai means, it's time to hit the beach, outdoor activities, BBQs in the park. Winters are the time to tackle dry skin, but the skin always needs protection from the sun. Our skin tends to get … Continue reading Herbal Essentials: Sunscreen Oil SPF30
Herbal Essentials is a brand that has been around since 2008. It's an Ayurvedic skincare brand with products formulated by Himalayan Spring Water, All-Natural, Alcohol-Free and Cruelty-Free. Some major natural ingredients used are Neem, Rosemary Oil, Almond Oil, Aloe Vera, etc. HE has always been available in leading pharmacies across UAE and now.. ..they have opened their … Continue reading Herbal Essentials: Skincare Analysis at their kiosk
Are you a girl who doesn't let just-about-anybody touch your hair? Well, you have landed at the right place. You won't believe this but it's been 4 years since I've been in Dubai and I have gotten a hair cut twice. Yeah, i know, TELL ME ABOUT IT!! I'm a bit hesitant to let someone … Continue reading HASK Hair: Argan Oil Shampoo
Online magazine competitions are so tempting. My husband and i always enter ourselves, and then we compete about who ends up with the best prizes. I'll have to admit that he takes the cake every time. From a 3-month gym membership to Chicago Musical tickets to a one night stay at Amwaj Rotana in JBR and … Continue reading Travel/Food Diaries: Suite Life… for a night!!
Who am I kidding with this title ?!?! We all know it's takes ages of care to treat dark eye circles. Well, I have always struggled with dark eye circles, almost seems like I was born with them. I remember as a kid, my mom telling us not to cry because that would cause us to have … Continue reading Eye Baggage..1, 2, 3 POOF!!