Dear Fitness, You and I, we have had a complicated relationship in the past. We got off to a late start, when I was introduced to you as a chubby, self-conscious 20-year old. I carried curves and fat in all the wrong places, and I wanted to become thinner to prove to myself that I… Continue reading A Letter To Fitness.
Oh look, your local philosopher is back with a ton of wisdom you just needed to read about. I've been on a streak of questioning many things these past few days, primarily my own intentions. The biggest reveal for me has been a key insight into my shopping habits. I have discovered that I've got… Continue reading A Case of Temptations.
I'm hitting the motherlode today, clearly touching sensitive territory- comparison of the self with others. For as long as I can remember, I've been putting myself down and gazing from the outside in. Growing up from life as an active child to becoming an overweight teenager, I developed a crushingly low self-esteem. During my teenage… Continue reading Let’s Talk: Comparison
I have a major lifestyle change I wish to announce here- I'm going vegan. I have been vegetarian almost all my life, and I decided to take it a step further. Veganism is a philosophy and a way of living, rejecting animal by-products in food, clothing and other means. This means cutting out dairy, eggs,… Continue reading Going Vegan – My Life Has Changed
I have recently become very conscious about purchasing any beauty and fashion related stuff. On one hand, I want to cultivate mindfulness in my consuming and on the other, I am switching to a vegan, cruelty-free lifestyle. Cruelty-free beauty products are those which aren't tested on animals, so no cute little furry friends are hurt… Continue reading Cruelty-Free Beauty Favorites Under $15
Divine spring, the season of delicate flowers, femininity and youthfulness, is almost here. There's so much color that nature displays in pride, and it feels like the grass and the trees are smiling at you. To me, spring is moving away from winter's gloomy and heavy aura. I was heavily incorporating winter's aesthetics in my… Continue reading My Go-To Spring Makeup Look.
Even though trends are transient, there's nothing wrong in wanting to incorporate them in your wardrobe. Fashion trends from the runway and from what I see on Instagram, are lively and moving towards a brighter, maximalist image. Big statement earrings in acrylic and mismatched on purpose, oversized ruffles dangling from tops and dresses, and bright… Continue reading Fashion Trends 2018-Wearable & Affordable.
Bonjour, mes amies! (Hello, my friends!) I hope you're having a kickass weekend so far. 🙂 Today, I have decided to start a blog series called 'Let's Talk'. I'm going to lay my thoughts bare for all of you to read, and it is going to 100% honest opinions with no BS filters to sugarcoat.… Continue reading Let’s Talk: Luxury.
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!
Hi guys, hope you're having a great week so far! I've recently been a lot into colors, and studying which ones would suit my complexion and skin undertone. As you know, the spectrum of colors are large, to put it simply. Just one look at the hefty Pantone formula guide, which is a color deck,… Continue reading Style 101: Colors & Undertones
Today, dear readers, I'm talking about the beauty products which never left my side during quick fix emergencies and good times equally. I would say that they are the true MVPs in my beauty arsenal, as of recently. When I say recently, I mean a month and more of loving these beauty products. It actually… Continue reading Recent Beauty Favorites.
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.