I have been obsessing over concrete projects on Pinterest for a longer time. Cement candle pillar / holder was one of those “projects to try”. I finally got a chance to experiment an amazingly easier DIY. I didn’t know it would have been this convenient and fun to make my own candle holders. Let’s get started! Supplies Required for Candle Holders: You will find this project pretty budget friendly because most of the supplies you will find at home, except the main ingredient cement, which wont cost you more than 5-10 Riyals. White Cement 1.5 – 2 Kg ( a little extra for desired consistency)Read More →

If you are a fan of brownies and chocolate cookies, there are bright chances you will love this combination of brownie and cookies baked together. Originated in USA, brookie is an ultimate sweet-tooth satisfaction. A layer of gooey brownie merged with a layer of chewy chocolate cookie is nothing less than a chocolate indulgence treat. For an extra luscious touch layer chocolate bars in between brownie and cookie, such as Mars or Galaxy, or some caramel sauce drizzle, depending on your taste-bud. To make it a little extra, top it up with nuts of your choice. A perfect rich & fudgy treat for picnics andRead More →

While browsing for home accessories you must have noticed this trending decorative piece. Apartment Therapy has labelled it as one-and-done living room accessory. From marble to wood and metal, it has been made in different material. Sitting on top of books stack, it simply adds a wow-factor to your coffee table, hallway cabinet or bookshelf. I decided to experiment with air-dry clay and replicate a Burke Decor product. Pinterest has countless numbers of DIYs for this ornamental object. To my surprise it hardly took much efforts and was so much fun to do. You can extend it from 2 to 6 links, depending on yourRead More →

If you’re looking for a travel-friendly, well pigmented and smoothly blendable palette, your answer is Huda Beauty Mini Obsession Palettes. There is a variety of shade selections available in different finishes. These palettes are compact sized and lightweight, hence pretty convenient to carry along. Inside mirror makes it convenient to create a look on the go. Each palette is a selection of 9 decent sized pans of versatile pigmented shades. Shimmer shades are smooth & creamy and blend well. Matte colors build well. Khaki Haze Obsession Palette: This palette is a collection of warm brown, olive and caramel shades. It comes in a solid attractiveRead More →

One of the things I immensely miss about Pakistan is a traditional Pakistani desi wedding. I am sure most of expatriate women can relate to this feeling. Dholki, mayon-mehndi, scrumptious desi cuisine, all fun shaadi related customs and above all getting ready for the events in traditional eastern wear are some vital elements. It is indeed a bonus if we get to attend a shaadi during our Pakistan trip and that too in family. I was super excited to learn about my baby cousin’s wedding during my last trip to Pakistan. A perfect opportunity to fulfill “dil key armaan”. What I wore during the weddingRead More →

One of the productive things to do during this “stay home – stay safe” period is definitely catching up with reading routine. I bought this book almost a year ago and just in quarantine I could get a chance to finish this. President Bill Clinton and James Patterson teamed up to write this political thriller. James Patterson is famous for his mysteries, thrillers, detective and science fiction stories. The book has his aforementioned writing proficiency with an added flavor of an experienced ex-President. This book is a political thriller with insider knowledge and substantial details of different White house procedures. It is gripping, entertaining andRead More →