Love thyself! And be proud of it!

“You are so much in love with yourself” “You are always so fond of yourself” “You care a lot about yourself” I have heard these phrases so many time I had to write about it here. My question every time someone says something like this to me is- when and how did we begin to…

Two Things You MUST include in your skincare routine!

Disclaimer: I am not a dermatologist neither is my opinion a substitute for medical assistance. I have been fighting with and successfully managing acne for almost two decades and all my knowledge comes from personal experience. The only tip I can give you for acne is develop a strong skincare routine. You cannot get rid…

Book Review: Before The Fall, by Noah Hawley

Two of the most influential men, along with some other people are on a private plane which mysteriously crashes into the sea. There is only one adult survivor who swam for eight hours, carrying a four year old on his back. Several people are interested in knowing what really happened and how the plane exactly…

Book Review: The Museum Of Heartbreak, by Meg Leder

Pen is confused. This is her first love and she is not sure. They say follow whatever your gut feeling tells you, some call it “following your heart” too. Whatever you call it, something tells her the earth-shattering, ground-shaking, heart warming love, the kind poets write about, the kind that make you feel like you’re…

Book Review; This is Where It Ends, by Marieke Nijkamp

I have been eyeing this book for a long time mainly because I work in a school and anything and everything related to school and students is something I can totally relate to. The story is set in an auditorium of Opportunity High School where during a morning assembly and after the Principal’s address, the…

Book Review: In The Stillness, By Andrea Randall

To the man I once cautiously planned a future with in my head before one was planned for us! A beautifully written book, which I absolutely could not relate to, only because I have never been through the kind of circumstances the main character in this story did, and I really hope and wish I…

Look maa, its a sub derm cyst!!!

Cystic acne or derm cysts are the worst than all other normal clogged pore zits. Why? You know that the normal zit will go away in 2-3 days but the cystic ones are there for the long haul. I happened to get one last week. I suspect it was a hair follicle infection because i…