Read Becoming by Michelle Obama!

Read Becoming by Michelle Obama!

I made a commitment to read at least ten books in 2019. Thanks to going off Instagram last month, I managed to finish two books by the end of January. If I can keep up the pace, I'm sure I'll read more than ten and that's thrilling! Considering my commitment to reading, I thought I'd [...]

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7 Tips to Break Your Phone Addiction

7 Tips to Break Your Phone Addiction

Ever since I started my blog and Instagram, I noticed I could not go anywhere without my phone. The instant gratification and validation received in the form of comments and likes was addictive. I was sleeping with my phone and waking up next to it. Staying on my phone before bedtime often delayed my sleep, [...]

Why I started gratitude journaling + how it has helped me

Why I started gratitude journaling + how it has helped me

Sophomore year of college (2012-2013) was one of my life's incredibly difficult years. When first year ended, I visited family in Karachi happy and proud of my grades and new, amazing friendships. That summer two traumatizing incidents happened, but I didn't get the space or support to address my emotions. I remained caught up at [...]

Book Review + Gift-Away: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck

Book Review + Gift-Away: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck

The buzz around The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson has been incredible. Last year, this book followed me everywhere from my insta feed to all airports I traveled through. So, I finally bit the bullet and bought a copy for myself. Admittedly,  I went into the book with skepticism because [...]