Logan – a review

Since its release, I’d been begging everyone to go for Logan with me. No one would agree. Damn work! Or maybe I’m just a bad movie buddy, but they won’t tell me that. Finally, after a week or so of pleading, my brother agreed and for the first, second, or a thousandth time, I thanked God for younger brothers. There was the problem of ticket availability though. For some bizarre reason, there were hardly a couple of shows for Logan,…

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Vitamin C Glow Boosting Dermabrasion – fresh skin in Karachi is possible!

Living in Karachi, the dream of smooth and fresh skin is just that: a dream. Every time I saw commercials of ‘beauty products’ that swear they will make you look like you just descended from Heaven, I wanted to smash my TV screen. Liars! All of them! Or so I thought till I stumbled across the Vitamin C Glow Boosting Dermabrasion scrub. I visited The Body Shop outlet to buy some tea tree oil thanks to the sudden break out around the wedding…

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The Woman in White – 8 Mr Fairlie’s quotes true for people who are sick of the world

Some quotes deserve to be framed and hanged on your wall. Literary characters define life so accurately you can’t help but stop reading, stare at the wall in wonder at how someone who doesn’t exist can understand your situation so well. Here are some of Mr Fairlie’s quotes that describe the life of everyone who can no more deal with this world’s BS. When the world just won’t leave you alone It is the grand misfortune of my life that…

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6 rules of commenting on blog posts

No one blogs merely to vent. We have journals for that. Bloggers want to be recognised, they want their work to be noticed because no matter how easy maintaining a blog is, it requires a lot of hard work and dedication. More on that later, though. Also Read: 6 questions you need to ask before choosing a theme While there are many ways of driving traffic to your blog, one tactic is to interact with other bloggers. It not only makes…

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Guest post – 8 beauty products every girl needs

Remember when I said that bloggers that want to contribute don’t have to stick to any niche? Well turns out I did know what I was talking about 😉 This post is contributed by A’esha Abubakar, a beauty blogger, who shares the products she uses in her daily routine. Though a certain brand has been named, it is not for promotional purposes.  Vitamin C Energizing Face Spritz The Body Shop Vitamin C Energizing Face Spritz comes in a yellow-orange spray bottle…

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Guest post: Domestic abuse – 4 warning signs that can save your life

A week and a half before, I announced that I will be accepting guest posts on a range of topics. Well, here is the first one. However, this post was not sent by the author, instead I reached out to him after reading it, for reasons that will become obvious if they haven’t already. Bart Proctor is a US citizen and a former police officer who blogs about his experiences when he was in service. In this post, he highlights…

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How to deal with a numb brain?

So it’s almost been a week since I’ve published a new post. Though I have some blog posts planned, for some reason I don’t want to publish them. At the moment, that is. But I still want to write something, the problem, however, is what? My mind is numb. You see I have hit a block and not for the first time. Every time I start a new venture, project, whatever you may call it, I really throw myself into…

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6 questions you need to ask before choosing a theme

Continuing with the topic of building a website (or a blog), here I’ll be listing down a few things that you must take into consideration while selecting a theme. It is very important to select one that not only looks good but is also simple to navigate around. The first thing a visitor sees is not your content or author bio. He sees the layout. Don’t select a theme on how great it looks. Ask yourself the following questions: Is…

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