You Are Not Alone

You are not alone when smiling does not come naturally to you. You are not alone when you have to fake enjoying yourself. You are not alone when you feel lonely. Around 15% of Pakistanis are inflicted with a mental issue of some sort, and no, having a mental health problem does not make you insane. Mental health includes our psychological, social...

Books to curl up with this crispy October

Who doesn't like to enjoy a good read especially when winter's approaching? With a nice cup of tea, warm snacks, plopped on your favorite couch and wrapped up in a shawl. Let your autumny October be booked with books. Let your mind rejuvenate with words. Let the books do the talking. Give your mind some space to dive into another...

A Pakistani teenager has made an Anti-Bluewhale Game!

We've been hearing a lot about the Blue Whale game, 50 tasks, and its victims. We've heard how the game originated from Russia where the main aim of its inventor was to make depressed people get rid of their misery. Some of the tasks include waking up in middle of the night and watching a scary movie, standing on...

I Gave In

This was the point when I realized that there is a huge difference between coming to Pakistan for a holiday and effectively living here. So here I was, all excited to start a new journey with the imagination of living like a princess. Life in London seemed more like a race on a treadmill. We were all just running...

5 Books You Should Read

Here's my take on the best five books you should read before you die for some major life lessons. 1.The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini The Kite Runner is the first novel by Afghan-American author Khaled Hosseini. It is about the power of reading and the price of betrayal; and an exploration of the power of fathers over sons—their love, their...

Mother Nature’s Mosquito Repellents!

If you're tired of pests and insects attacking your plants and swarming them then here are some ways you can keep all those mosquitoes at bay and protect your plants! 1.Place These Plants Everywhere!  If you're trying to protect a certain area in your garden then plant Catmint, Lemon Balm, and Citronella in your garden or home in pots to keep...

5 Ways to Keep Out Monsoon Insects

Monsoon season has started in Pakistan, bringing with it rainfall, beautiful weather, and insects. Rainfall is a blessing for some and a nightmare for others because it brings Monsoon Insects and Pests with it which is a menace! Here are 7 ways to keep your house safe from these insects that bring diseases with them! 1.Keep Wooden Items Dry Damp Wood...

Goto Stress Busters You Need In Life RN!

Are you having a stressful day? If you are a mother, a student, an employee or even someone who likes to sleep all day, life can get pretty stressful with multitasking responsibilities. Juggling work, education, a personal life and the traffic of Karachi are more than enough things to stress you out. But all is not lost, when you have...

Pink, pretty, and peppy- The Rickshaw Project for Women Empowerment

We all desire to have a comforting and safe commute from home to workplace, but sometimes that isn't possible when uncivilized male rickshaw or cab drivers make it hard for women by giving them long stares and being unnecessarily chummy. To ensure that women have a safe and sound drive around the city of Lahore, the CEO of The Environment...

Your Dream Decor for the Festival of EID

Eid is almost here and we can't wait for it! The joy of waking up to a new blessed morning of Shawwal, delving into delicious food and sweets, wearing new clothes, dreaming about Eidi, and sharing the blessing with others, is all this day is about. The essence of Eid is collective happiness, joy, and celebration. This festival brings friends, families,...