Westeros in My Dreams!

The world is still getting back to its normal self after the seventh season of Game of Thrones ended recently. I became hooked to the series in 2016 when two of my friends forced me to watch it, saying that it’s my kind of drama and I will like it for sure – and I ...

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 ...

Winning the thyroid fog battle

(Note: the photos were taken from the websites... i don't even remember their names now.) Living with a chronic disease is a constant struggle that only people affected by it would understand. And having a disease that can’t be seen physically by people takes the struggle to a whole new level. I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism some ...

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 ...

The game of professional thrones

Photo courtesy: www.linkedin.com So I wanted to write about workplace politics and searched online what others have written on the topic. I was surprised to see that people have written only good things about it and have encouraged the employees to indulge in it. This was something I definitely wasn’t expecting. I mean, workplace politics is ...