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Mujaddara and why I don’t like going to Mosques.

Here’s me confessing straight up that I don’t like going to Mosques. Most mosques that is, on a regular basis (and by regular basis I mean for Friday prayers and like, during Ramadan and stuff). Now don’t get me wrong, I once went to the Sheikh Zayed Grand mosque at some God awful hour in [...]


Why Pakistani girls are inherently “Undateable”

Why Pakistani girls are inherently “undateable” material.   We are living in a culture and a time where more and more women are empowered, responsible for their own freedom and independence, and are certainly not chasing after men in the search of stability/security/satisfaction and or happiness. We have somehow cracked the code of being enough [...]


Doha Blues

So 2014 is about to come to an end. Cannot say it was an uneventful year. Started off sorta slow but still exciting as I had just started working at the school which is a whole different experience altogether. Travelling! There was a bit of travelling involved oh yes! I went to London over the [...]


The Salad Situation

Now let’s face it, Salad is Salad. A salad does not and will not taste like a good juicy hamburger. It will never taste like a fresh out of the oven lasagna with hot cheese oozing out of it. So why do we eat it? To be healthy! Duh! Now hear me out. Obviously a [...]


Hi There!

So after months of useless contemplating, I decided to stop planning and start “doing”. And so I did. I started a blog. I start this blog at a point in my life where I want to try new things, change old habits, explore healthier options and…aahh who am I kidding? FOOD!! I want to cook [...]