Empties: Neutrogena Oil-Free Acne Wash Review

I don’t remember exactly when I bought this cleanser but it has been a year since I’ve been using it. The expiration date of my bottle is December 2017, perfect timing! I’ve oily to combination skin and I’m suffering from acne since I entered my twenties. My acne is consistent over the years and I’ve…

Dhaka Lit Fest 2017

I’ve been planning to attend the Dhaka Lit Fest for years but something always came up and ruined my chances of going. The event takes place starting on a Thursday till Saturday from early morning to evenings. I went this year on Saturday the third day of the event and it took place at Bangla…

Thoughts on MAC Studio Fix Fluid SPF 15

My first high-end foundation is MAC Studio Fix in the shade NW 30. The neutral warm (NW) shades are for those who’ve a cool, pink undertone and the neutral cool (NC) is for warm, yellow undertones. Sounds like MAC named the shade range wrong! The Studio Fix foundations come in 42 different shades. This foundation…

Ceylon Tea From Sri Lanka

My love for tea grows day by day. My brother attended a conference in Sri Lanka a few months ago and I asked him to get me as much of Sri Lankan tea possible! I’ve heard they’re well-known for their Ceylon tea and I wanted to have fresh tea from there. Buying Sri Lankan subsidized…

What’s in my Pencil Case – University

Today I share with you what I carry in my pencil case to university. I am an English major so what I have in my pencil case is what I need for my daily classes. I always loved stationary. Being organized with my stationary helps me to focus on my school work more instead of…

What I Read – Sapiens

Yuval Noah Harari’s background in History was one of the reasons I picked this book up. He has a PhD in History and also teaches History at a university so reading this book felt like a real-life historian telling me about humankind and how we have evolved overtime. The author has done a remarkable job…

Eid-al-Fitr 2017

Eid this year was on the 26th of June and Ramadan ended with twenty-nine days in the month. Eid is my favorite time of the year. I love Eid mostly because the country is on a holiday and everyone is celebrating. I love the food, the clothes and the company, what more does one need…

Ramadan 2017

My first blog post ever and what better way to start this new chapter in my life with the end of Ramadan. Surprisingly I’ve fasted without facing any difficulties since I spent most days of this holy month indoors. I spoke to a friend over the phone on the second or third day of the…