Tips to make your baby gain weight and become healthy

Today, a colleague of mine asked me about my daughter’s weight; she is now 2-years-old and was visiting my office when he asked. He didn’t believe his ears when I told him her weight. He has a daughter as well (around two-and-a-half-years-old) and kept denying that she – my daughter – can’t weigh that much ...

Pranzo: Good Service, Bad Food

Photo credits: Pranzo's Facebook page. A former colleague, now a good one friend, was leaving Pakistan for good and to start a life with her husband, so we – a common couple friend and my husband and I – decided to take her out for a farewell dinner. She and my husband share a common interest ...

His claws made me weak in the knees…

He was 32 when I first saw him and I was a university student – a mere 21-year-old. He was killing random people whom he labeled as enemies with his claws made of adamantium. It was love at first sight. It has been 17 years now and I have seen him kill so many people ...

The quest for the best – prenursery in Karachi

Staying true to my family’s tradition, it was my turn to start the crazy search for a good pre-nursery for my daughter. Actually, the search had started when she had turned six-months-old, which was in January of 2016. But it gained a lot of momentum in the latter half of the year. I have seen the ...

Five toddler-friendly restaurants to go to in Karachi

  As a mother of a toddler, I can relate to every woman in the world who is trying to keep their social life alive with little monsters trying to ruin, or at least sabotage, it. Don’t give up just yet. While trying to do the same, I explored many restaurants in Karachi to socialize with ...

The tale of a Khaadi sale

For a very long time now, I have stopped going to the sales of any outlet for many reason. The biggest one is that by the time I am done juggling home, baby, work and my social life and reach the outlet, most of the stuff is already sold out and the sales persons look ...

Sultan of the hearts stays true to his legacy

A Salman Khan movie recently got released (on Eid) and – being the die-hard Sallu Bhai fan that I am – I knew I had to watch it no matter what. The name, the storyline and other cast members of the movie don’t matter as long as Salman Khan is in it. Because frankly speaking, ...