Happy Mother’s Day and R.I.P. (The Hardest Post I’ve Ever Had To Write!)

Alright, then. It's finally time. I've NEVER spoken about my Mom on a public platform or for that matter, I don't even talk about her with my friends or my family, because talking or even thinking about her feels worse than dying on being stabbed with the sharpest knife a one thousand and ninety-nine times [...]

Delish Bites: Chocolate Chip Cookies (Recipe)

Yields 18-20 cookies Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour½ teaspoon baking soda1 pinch salt¾ cup salted butter, room temperature or melted ¾ cup packed brown sugar1 tablespoon vanilla extract1 egg1 egg yolk2 cups semisweet/dark chocolate chips0.5 cup white chocolate chips Instructions: Line the tray with parchment paper.Preheat the oven to 275 degrees.Blend all the dry ingredients [...]

Book Review: A Wrinkle in Time

Author:Madeleine L'Engle Rating:4/5 Outline:This book mainly revolves around two of four Murry siblings. The youngest is the five year old Charles Wallace, who is thought of as not very bright by everyone they know. However, we find over the course of the book how extraordinary he actually is. Their father has been missing for a [...]

Book Review: Everything, Everything.

Author: Nicola Yoon   Raing: 4/5   Outline: The story is about a young girl named Maddie who is allergic to the outside world because of a rare diseases. Her mother, a doctor, makes sure she's 'protected' at all costs... Which means she has to be homeschooled and the only people she's allowed to meet [...]

Book Review: The Summer of Impossible Things

Author: Rowan Coleman Story outline: The book starts off with Luna and Pia visiting their mother's hometown to find clues leading to her mental struggles that eventually lead to suicide. While there Luna, the older daughter and a quantum physicist by profession, ends up spiraling back into the seventies and meeting her mother's younger self. [...]

Travelogue (Photos/Videos): Altit Fort, Hunza, Pakistan-I (April,’19)

6th April, we decided to visit the Altit and Baltit forts. Rich history and architecturally putting one in awe, they are major tourist spots. I tried to record as much as I could, via pictures and videos, but you'll have to see if for yourself to appreciate the beauty, that they are! Just a little [...]

Last Night with the Stars – Prose

What if tonight's the last night I talk to stars, What if it's the last one I breathe through? Would anyone care? Would anyone notice? Would anyone count, The last of my breaths? Would it matter, if I am no more? Or would it be a burden, gone off everyone's souls? Would anyone care if [...]

Delish Bites: Apple Crumble (Recipe)

Sharing a recipe that has been demanded by at least four friends, so far. So, this is a modified version of the regular Apple Crumble/Apple Crisp recipe. A friend of Dad sends in mangoes from his Mango gardens in Sindh, every year. So we had plenty of them which I decided to put to use. [...]