The crackle of mustard seeds in the earthy aroma of sesame oil, the taste of coconut blended perfect with pan-fried vegetables, the tanginess and the burst of flavors from a single pot of gravy-like Sambar.. is just touching the tip of the South Indian cuisine iceberg. I hail from Chennai, India and belong to a… Continue reading A Guide to Vegan South Indian Food.
If you're reading this, I strongly believe that the Universe has a message for you. You probably need a mood booster or are going through some turmoil. I'm in the same boat, and I'm trying to become more optimistic. Because positive vibes=positive life. These days, I'm all about affirmations. My husband would probably roll… Continue reading Positive Vibes, Positive Quotes.
Never did I think that I'd get nominated for an award, but it happened! It feels like my own Oscar moment, haha. Thank you so much, Blossom Bahar, for nominating me for a Liebster Award! Basically, this award represents good ole-time bloggers and new blogs that are just waiting to be discovered and have awesome… Continue reading Liebster Award Nomination!
Since yesterday, my heart had a strong desire- to sing. To raise the glass high and keep the words pouring out, sing about the way I was feeling. Till recently, I was quite negative in terms of my mental bearings. I would compare myself incessantly with others, and prod myself to painful heights about how… Continue reading Counting My Blessings.
Clickbait-y sounding title aside, I wanted to write this post with a certain immediacy. But before I pour my heart out, I first want to start with my customary greeting- "A big hello to all those reading this post, and I hope you have had a great week so far!" 🙂 Now that that's out… Continue reading I Quit Instagram For A Week.
Guys, I bit the bullet. I took the plunge. I.. I finally dared to film a makeup video on YouTube inspired by Gigi Hadid! https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=KBHvyRWEOHo It is a very warm toned, bronzy makeup look that just suits my skin tone so damn well. Is it too late to say I'm trying to be humble when… Continue reading Gigi Hadid Inspired Makeup!
Guys, hiiiii. I've uploaded a new video on my YouTube channel, and this one's for all the beginners to makeup out there. I've spoken about the basic makeup products that you need as a beginner, to create foolproof looks anytime. 🙂 https://youtu.be/dmKlxmDFFGY I've also given suggestions and tips in the video, which I hope is… Continue reading Makeup For Beginners.
Hello, ladies and gentlemen! And welcome to yet another blog post from your resident makeup and fashion "guru". 😛 I'm going to be talking about my actual makeup and outfit that I wore on Jan 14 for Pongal. I did make a YouTube video on a makeup tutorial for this festival, in case you want… Continue reading Pongal 2018- My Outfit & Makeup
This is a quick post, because I am overwhelmed with joy and gratitude to y'all right now. I want to thank each and every one of you for making the '100 followers' count happen! This is a big milestone for me, and I promise to work harder and create awesome content for you. For each… Continue reading 100 Followers!
Hi guys, I realized I didn't wish you since 2018 begun, but here goes nothing- "Happy New Year!" I hope you all have a blessed year and joyful times ahead. Sidestepping my routine forgetfulness, I have a fun topic I thought I'd write about today. I was wondering about the things I'd have in hand… Continue reading ‘Stranded On An Island’-Five Things I’d Have.
Hi guys! I've uploaded a new video on my YouTube channel, which is a makeup tutorial on green eyes and mauve lips. https://youtu.be/v2vWHX8T488 It's perfect for the holiday season and any other festive celebrations you might be looking forward to. Please do watch it and let me know if you'd like me to film any… Continue reading Green Eyes & Mauve Lips.
A big hi to all reading this, and I hope you're having a great week! Next Monday, we step into a new year altogether and bring on newer experiences into our lives. And it will be a year since I came here to Seattle, which passed surprisingly fast. Jumping back into today's post, I have… Continue reading Top 5 Beauty Favorites of 2017.