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
It’s not easy to explore a destination like Thailand in 48 hours. There are way too many things to do and a lot of places to explore; this time, is not at all justified. Thailand is about 6 hours away from Dubai, and not a lot of travellers choose Thailand for weekend getaways out of Dubai. But a working family like ours, who are always … Continue reading Thailand in 48 hours (Bangkok and Pattaya)
Food trucks and out door eateries have been gaining a lot of popularity in this region. 2016 started off with weekend gatherings like truckers Dubai and Last Exit which has followed into 2017 as well complimenting this amazing weather! Conveniently located at the last exit of Dubai, just after Jebel Ali and near Dubai Parks, this fantastic gourmet street food experience are easily accessible for … Continue reading At last, it’s time for the Last exit, Dubai
These matrimonial profiles will crack you up – guaranteed! These are profiles created in 2016, I doubt if you’ll believe your eyes after this interesting read. Let me start off by telling you that I am an Indian, female, who has in fact gone through the arranged marriage trauma and got lucky by being married to the man of my dreams (at least I would … Continue reading Now, that’s strange (or may be not)!
My new favorite is the app called Hyper, a well curated video magazine. I generally love browsing through videos on YouTube and Vimeo, and who doesn’t? From pranks to Web series, they are all in the same pool of videos. Which is why we tend to miss out on some great video content that are trending. Hyper, has one handpicked video every hour which is … Continue reading App pick of the month!
The first restaurant chain to introduce the concept of live grill or over the top grill in India has landed in the UAE! Barbeque Nation serves amazing starters and yummilicious desserts and of course the main course. Before I go on to rave about the delicious food served, let me start with a warning – book your table a day in advance. Starters : The … Continue reading Eat out review: Barbeque Nation
Trying to surmise what that means? Well, I am talking about my new find in Sharjah – Sol! I have been to most coffee shops in Al Majaz, never once it crossed my mind that Sol could be the best one out of the lot until a friend suggested! I am not exaggerating people, it’s true! Three popular instagram worthy shakes which will get you … Continue reading Shake. Sugar. Shock. At Sol!
Having been here a couple of times, Tarboush has now become my second most favorite weekend eat out for Arabic food. Although, the first time a friend suggested this place, I wasn’t quite sure and had mixed feelings because of the reviews on zomato. They are extreme, either a 1 or a 4.5! The ambience : I would rate it a 2.5. Although, they have … Continue reading Eat out review: Tarboush