Overall rating: 3/5 A quick, breezy weekend read for anyone who is a fan of Bollywood movies and the celebrity Karan Johar. He takes the readers through how his career in the film industry started about through to his best movies and the making of it followed by some of his strong and long-standing friendships. He also briefly talks about his love life and the … Continue reading Book review: An Unsuitable Boy
This is a spectacular city, filled with layers of history, culture, and incredible food. Being one of the biggest cities in the world, Istanbul bestrides between Europe and Asia. Although Istanbul is not the capital of Turkey now, this city has served as the ancient capital for many empires from the Roman era to Ottoman era. Every nook and corner of Istanbul will have a … Continue reading 4 reasons why I fell in love with Istanbul!
I have always been known as the ‘dusky South Indian girl’ in my school, but to my parents, I was always the ‘prettiest’. When I was a kid, being teased about dark skin was an everyday thing by cool kids in my school. I know a lot of people have gone through the crisis and have overcome it over time. I fall in the same … Continue reading Dear Mr. Racist well wisher!
Funny. Observant. Wise. Book review: 3.5 stars/5 Yes, it’s the much-hyped book of 2017 by Mrs Funnybones – The Legend of Lakshmi Prasad. The book is a collection of 4 heart touching short stories that will leave you wanting for more. This book with 287 pages is a light read and I managed to complete the read in less than three folds. The first one … Continue reading Book review: The Legend of Lakshmi Prasad
You don’t have to always travel far and away to have the best holiday. Sometimes, it’s just a matter of spending quality time with your family and exploring the cities nearby. This time around, on our holiday back to hometown, we decided to give the entire family a break, from aged to the young ones, we travelled together. Sang songs, gossiped, slept and most importantly … Continue reading Thekkady Travel Trails
This psychological thriller revolves around three leading characters – Daman, Shreyasi and Avni. Daman who suffers a memory loss after an accident gets constant nightmares of Shreyasi. Every nightmare has the same car, the same girl, the same name with the same climax of her death. As he struggles to give a fresh start to his life with his now girlfriend Avni, he decides to … Continue reading Book review: The Girl of My Dreams by Durjoy Datta
This weekend started off on an amazing food adventure at Etisalat Beach canteen courtesy Dubai Food Festival and Zomato UAE. Having tried most restaurants at the beach canteen, we couldn’t help but wonder how could we possibly have missed the event last week! Set right behind the sunset mall on the beach, this place will surely offer you a wide range of foodie finds, entertainment … Continue reading Weekend foodie adventure: Etisalat beach canteen
Overall rating: ★★★ If you were to ever look out for the Indian version of Mills and Boons, I would recommend this National Bestseller of 2012 by Preeti Shenoy to be the one. It’s an endearing story of a simple girl – Nisha, who is not too confident about her body falls in love and gets married to the guy of her dreams only to … Continue reading Book review: Tea for Two and a Piece of Cake
Social media platforms have evolved over the last few years and continue to do so. New social media channels open up every other day, app updates now and then, they are dominating the Marketing media plans of most brands. Having had a close look at 2016 and having compared it with the past couple of months in 2017, let’s take a quick look at the … Continue reading Social media: What are brands doing differently in 2017?
Last week, a much dreading business meeting turned into a delectable one by 12pm. If you are wondering how, it’s the magic of food of-course! Melia Dubai hosts one of the best India restaurants owned by one of the most popular celebrity chefs in India – Sanjeev Kapoor. Clean and simple decor with friendly staff is just a bonus to the delightful buffet experience. We … Continue reading Eat-out review: Signature by Sanjeev