Everyday Struggle

Everyday Struggle

Everyday Struggle

Ever tried to swim in a high waved sea? Every time you feel like you made a progress a huge wave hits you and pushes you so deep you cannot breathe? Ya well this happened here to me. Whether its karma, gigantic waves, or bad bitches everybody should …


Coral Reef Essie

Coral Reef Essie

Coral Reef Essie

This one is for red-nails- lovers, coral makes the perfect summer color and could pleasantly be used instead the hot red color. This shade is so refreshing and fits this season’s lifestyle. You can wear this shade with all kinds of florals and brights, especially light pink …


Patched Denim

Patched Denim

Patched Denim

So there is this new trend hitting the streets those days, and it is anything denim and anything patched! This trend could be the perfect DIY project, which could be done over the weekend.

The most useful patched piece would be the Patched Denim jacket, which is a …


Strawberry Margarita

Strawberry Margarita

Strawberry Margarita

This should be the official drink of Summer, where no week should pass without having a good pitcher of Strawberry Margarita. I love the sweet and light flavors of this drink, which is always refreshing no matter how hot it is outside. Also, through adding crushed ice this …


Fun in the Gondola by Essie

Fun in the Gondola by Essie

Fun in the Gondola by Essie 

If you like nude nails then this is definitely your color. The Fun in the Gondola by Essie  is the sweetest blush/nude nail shade out there. It is the kind of shade that makes you wonder if it shows as pinkish or as nude, …


Apple Rye Old Fashion

Apple Rye Old Fashion

Courtesy of Tilted Kilt 

Whenever you get the Grace kelly feels remember how fabulous the lifestyle of the good old days. So grab a glass of Apple Rye Old Fashion and enjoy your glamorous night!

This classic drink is made of good rye whiskey,sugar, demerara syrup, angostura bitters, Regan’s orange …


Date night Look

Date night Look

Date night Look

I have always been a big fan of creating wishlists, and I am finally starting my own series of “What We Want RIGHT NOW”. This is more like cravings of things that I like online, and how I would fit the all together. The below Date night …


Dealing with toxic people

Dealing with toxic people

Image Courtesy of  Pinterest 

Toxic people are the ones who come in to your life and leave nothing but drama, hate and negativity. I cannot really describe a toxic person, I left that to the image above, but I can describe the feelings that the might leave you with:

  1. A

Plaid skirt x white shirt

Plaid skirt x white shirt

Plaid skirt x white shirt

I have been meaning to post this look for more than two months now, but believe me when I say that I couldn’t find the right time. But thank god I finally did! Plaid skirts are considered to be a classic school girls custom, the …


The Arak drink

The Arak drink

The Arak drink

This is my favorite alcoholic drink which I like to enjoy with my all time favorite Mediterranean dishes. The Arak is a popular drink in Turkey, Cyprus, Greece, Bulgaria, and of course the high mountains of Lebanon where people usually make this drink at home *FROM …


Four Fashion Trends

Four Fashion Trends

Our Four Fashion Trends selection for this week will all come in dresses, where it is fun to point out that we can all have the chance to spend our whole summer sporting those gorgeous dresses! from slip-on to leg slits, off the shoulder to the famous denim dresses; those …


Sparkly Navy Nails

Sparkly Navy Nails

Sparkly Navy Nails

Ok, I feel like a 6 year old girl with those nails! But the twinkling “Starry Starry Night” color by Essie is the coolest navy shade out there. Classy and fabulous this deep navy color keeps on putting a smile on my face. I love how such …


Manhattan cocktail Recipe

Manhattan cocktail Recipe

Image Courtesy of Tullamore D.E.W.

 

Manhattan cocktail Recipe

For some reason this drink reminds me of the famous “Sex and the City” series, just for the fact that it took place in beautiful Manhattan. My boyfriend keeps on arguing with me saying that this is not a girly drink …


Pearls x Leopard

Pearls x Leopard

Pearls x Leopard

It is considered as a known fact that whenever you tend to wear some eye-catching prints, such as leopard, you will have to keep everything else simple and plain – AKA basic. That is why combining those leopard vans shoes with a basic top and jeans seemed …


How to overcome the writer’s block?

How to overcome the writer’s block?

Every writer is prone on having their minds shut with hours of blank pages and stuck on finding the right words. Luckily for me, I’m learning from the best writers and publishers. Where one of my professors taught me the best secret for overcoming the writer’s block, the secret that …


Whiskey Sour Cocktail

Whiskey Sour Cocktail

Image courtesy of Martha Stewart 

The best thing I loved about this Whiskey Sour cocktail is the change of the base liquor, which is the whiskey. We are used to use vodka and rum as a base, but everything tastes very enriched with whiskey in it.

In a cocktail shaker, …


Homemade Mini Pizza

Homemade Mini Pizza

Homemade Mini Pizza

This pizza recipe is the best trick for a successful cocktail party, prepare it ahead of time and you will be more than proud!

Start with the preparation of the dough through pouring 1 1/2 cups warm water into a large bowl and steering in a teaspoon …


Go Overboard Essie

Go Overboard Essie

Go Overboard Essie

This sea blue nail color brings the “G” in Gorgeous! Being funky and fun at the same time makes it a perfect nail shade for the spring and summer season. In addition to that, you can effortlessly wear a variety of colors with shades, including light pastels …


La Roche Posay Effaclar Duo Review

La Roche Posay Effaclar Duo Review

La Roche Posay Effaclar Duo Review

Effaclar Duo is an acne treatment lotion that reduces those impossible acne blemishes. Where it Penetrates the pores of the skin and clears blackheads, acne and whiteheads. I love using this product since it is tested on sensitive skin types, where it goes perfect …


Leather Jacket X High Heels

Leather Jacket X High Heels

Leather Jacket X High Heels

the best kind of outfits are the ones that are versatile enough to fit your schedule, anytime anywhere. You can change an entire look just by changing shoes, where this look can go from a work outfits to a “let’s hangout” outfit just by switching …


Chicken Curry Recipe

Chicken Curry Recipe

Chicken Curry Recipe

Knowing that this is one of my favorite dishes, I kind of have a love/hate relationship with this delicious chicken curry recipe , why? Because I love it so much I could eat a whole pot without even noticing, with no counting calories what so ever!

This …


Flowerista Essie

Flowerista Essie

Flowerista Essie

The best way to acknowledge the beginning of spring is through this amazing color Flowerista Essie . The bright purple brings back all the fun memories of different shades of flowers.

Worn best with bright and spring pastels, this shade is a spring must have!

Check out this …


Tips for Organizing Work Life

Tips for Organizing Work Life

Tips for Organizing Work Life

1. Start the day with coffee or tea or whatever that relaxes you and wakes you up. Then go through all email and social media updates. Finish up first the emails that require quick responses and add the bigger tasks to the To-do-list.

2. Finalize 


Blazer x Adidas

Blazer x Adidas

Blazer x Adidas

What is better than wearing those Adidas shoes at the office while remaining chic?! I have to say that I’m in love with the Superstar Adidas shoes, to an extent that I cannot stop myself from wearing them. The only problem is that the white color gets …


Sex on the Beach Drink

Sex on the Beach Drink

Image Courtsey of Drinked In

Sex on the Beach Drink

Nothing is more welcoming that a cold glass of Sex on the Beach Drink, with the sweet flavor of cranberry and grapefruit juice it is always a refreshing idea!
Ingredients
  • 1 oz vodka
  • 3/4 oz peach schnapps
  • cranberry juice
  • grapefruit

Light Chocolate cake Recipe

Light Chocolate cake Recipe

Light Chocolate cake Recipe

First let me start by wishing you all a Happy Easter! It is nice to point out that with all the candy and yummy treats, we strive for healthier alternatives. Luckily I have found this Light Chocolate cake Recipe , which I have proudly baked this …


Resolving Conflicts at Work

Resolving Conflicts at Work

Resolving Conflicts at Work

No matter how peaceful of a person you are you need to know that everybody is prone to having conflicts at their workplace. Whether it is with some coworker or a manager, one should take several precautions before choosing a “last man standing” fight, here are …


Modern Muse Le Rouge

Modern Muse Le Rouge

Modern Muse Le Rouge

Kendal Jenner is not the only factor that is making this fragrance so popular, but it is the soft alluring scent that is driving us all crazy over the Modern Muse Le Rouge !

Estée Lauder’s inspiration for this fragrance is the complexity of a modern …


Breakfast Buffet

Breakfast Buffet

Breakfast Buffet

It is very pleasant to invite friends over for breakfast, so here are some fun ideas of fast and tasty snacks. It is very important to start with the beverages such as orange juice, coffee and tea. Placing multi-cereal sandwiches along with other white bread sandwiches gives your …


Almond shaped Nails

Almond shaped Nails

Almond shaped Nails

There is nothing better than a well-manicured nails, colored with your favorite color and shiny as ever. one of the best things I learned about a good manicure is the key of shaping my nails. Personally I have to say that the Almond shaped Nails are my …


Leather Jacket x Striped sweater

Leather Jacket x Striped sweater

Leather Jacket x Striped sweater

I hope all of you are doing well at the time of the year. I must tell you that February was not an easy ride for me, but I’m hoping that by May I could get the hang of all critical aspects in my life. …


Snow day Sunday

Snow day Sunday

Snow day Sunday

Snowy days are the best days, so how about spending them with best friends over a hearty feast! last Sunday we went to this place in the mountain for a cruise and a late lunch. The lunch was full with healthy plates such as eggs and something …


Jello Custard pudding

Jello Custard pudding

Jello Custard pudding

Ever had to deal with last minute guests calling you to say that they are coming over? So you’d start running and jumping in the kitchen trying to prepare something quick and nice, and ending up with a sloppy bowl of jello.

What really happened here, is …


Bobbing For Baubles Essie

Bobbing For Baubles Essie

Bobbing For Baubles Essie

This jewel toned nail color goes perfectly with our everyday outfits. It is a deep sapphire shade that brings elegance to our looks, where adding some gold bracelets enriches the radiance of this color.

Wear this color with brights such as light pink, light blue, beige …


Mustard Sweater x Black Jeans

Mustard Sweater x Black Jeans

Mustard Sweater x Black Jeans

Say goodbye to the gloomy days of basic winter colors! No more greys, blacks, And browns! It is the age of bright happy colors, like let’s say …. this mustard shade!

This mustard color is becoming a new favorite, due to its vibrant and lively …


Tips on handling Bad Bosses

Tips on handling Bad Bosses

Tips on handling Bad Bosses

A Danish study has provided evidence that “people don’t leave jobs, they leave managers .” A bad boss might lead you to feel stress, depression, anxiety, instability and eventually leads you to quitting your job!

Personally, I find a bad boss to be:
1- mean, …


Bangle Jangle Essie

Bangle Jangle Essie

Bangle Jangle Essie

This light lavender color is the most versatile nail shade among most of the pale colors. I’m becoming more attracted to bright nails those days, there is something about light colored nails that gives you aaa clean & chic look. The Bangle jangle Essie might fool you …


Ultra Sheer Sunscreen Neutrogena

Ultra Sheer Sunscreen Neutrogena

Ultra Sheer Sunscreen Neutrogena

The number one beauty secret that everybody swears by is: the everyday use of sunscreen! applying sunscreen every morning will protect your skin from sun rays, which will as well decrease your chances of having early wrinkles. That is why my dermatologist keeps on urging me …


Blanket Scarf x heeled Boots

Blanket Scarf x heeled Boots

Blanket Scarf x Heeled Boots

So can we dress up when it is a hundred degrees outside? Well i doubt that we can do that every single day, but we should try, right? The best way to guaranty an effortless style is through purchasing the right items. My best buys …


Luxedo Essie nail color

Luxedo Essie nail color

Luxedo Essie Nail Color

This deep plum nail color can bring some class to your nails during this time of the year. It is kind of obvious how much I like dark nail colors, although these kind colors are not so popular in the area that I live in. On …


hydra-age serum accuracy

hydra-age serum accuracy

hydra-age serum accuracy

Though not anyone might know this information, but most dermatologists recommend girls to start applying anti-aging creams and serums from the age of 23. As much as it seems weird, it is thought to be a prevention plan to reduce the aging marks and wrinkles at a …


How to reduce stress at work ?

How to reduce stress at work ?

How to reduce stress at work ?

According to Forbes  40% of today’s employees are being physically affected by stressful events at their workplace. With all the interruptions, distractions and extra workload; we tend to find ourselves facing a painful stress. It is a fact that stress can cause heart …


Gala Dinner Essentials

Gala Dinner Essentials

Gala dinner essentials

When invited to a gala dinner the first thing that come to mind is the question of “What should I wear?”. Luckily, this year I have stocked my closet with the Gala Dinner Essentials , that could turn any boring look to a less boring.

So I …


Understand Employees With Your 10 Ideas

There is just or UTI a urinary tract infection a term that identifies an infection the effect of a sort of bacteria called E.coli. There is, if struggling with urinary tract disease a pregnant woman also at a risk of miscarriage. UTI can be a bacterial infection while in the …


Fishnet Stockings Essie

Fishnet Stockings Essie

Fishnet Stockings Essie

I am Loving this shade of red from Essie which is perfect for sexy occasions. The name Fishnet Stocking reveals how provocative and conveniently elegant this shade is.

I like wearing the dark red shade during winter due to how well it goes with dark colors such …


Venezuelan Arepa Recipe

Venezuelan Arepa Recipe

Venezuelan Arepa Recipe

Falling in love with food is my specialty, especially when it comes to devouring a hot cheesy Arepa!
This Venezuelan traditional food is one of the best food inventions ever created! Arepa is a delicious corn dough, which is either grilled or deep fried, and stuffed with …


John Frieda SECRET WEAPON FINISHING CRÈME

John Frieda SECRET WEAPON FINISHING CRÈME

John Frieda Secret Weapon

With all the rain that is happening at this moment it is really hard to keep a frizz free hair, no matter how professional the blow dry is. Luckily there is a secret weapon that most of Hollywood swears by, John Frieda Secret Weapon to be …


Statement Coat X Biker Boots

Statement Coat X Biker Boots

Statement Coat X Biker Boots

For starters, I believe that every winter look is better off with a touch of burgundy. Even if that means the simplest scarf, beanie, or gloves. When it comes to cold weather, layering is a key, it will make you not worry about the indoor …


Cheese & Wine Night

Cheese & Wine Night

Cheese & Wine Night

 

My favorite nights consist of a gathering with my best friends chatting over some cheese and wine. I’m so lucky to have common friends with my fiancé, this fact allows us to be present together on all occasions with our most loving people. Where all …


Need a vacation Essie

Need a vacation Essie

Though we’re in the middle of winter I had an urge to try something fresh. A Barbie like nail color is such a cool idea for a feminine touch. Need a vacation Essie is a bubble gum shade of pink that will leave you with a fun mood. Pairing it …


How to achieve work life balance

How to achieve work life balance

Having a good career in which one can build herself into a successful future is one of our essential goals, but how much will it cost us to reach up to our career goals? With the increase of divorce, depression and stress, it is becoming obvious that the work life …


Black Poncho x Grey Dress

Black Poncho x Grey Dress

Black Poncho x Grey Dress

So I never thought that I’d ever wear a poncho, but I think I finally caved in for this trend. Personally I figured that wearing a poncho with a dress and a statement brooch was an ideal look, yet i do not think that it …


Suave Heat Defense Conditioner

Suave Heat Defense Conditioner

Suave Heat Defense Conditioner

It is known that applying continuous heat on hair causes a lot of damages to the hair and scalp. However, it is really hard to survive without blow drying and straightening or curling my hair. However, having split ends and thin hair is not so sexy, …


2015 best moments

2015 best moments

2015 best moments

It was a long happy ride!! I would to look back on this year while remembering all the positive and happy moments. I never thought that I would cover that much in a year, but it was blasting with surprises. What I need to keep in mind …


Birthday Date x Engagement

Birthday Date x Engagement

Birthday Date x Engagement

Knowing that I have been with my boyfriend for two years now, the last thing I expected was leaving this date with a ring around my finger. Since it was my birthday a week ago, my lover decided to take me out for a romantic Italian …


Birthday office Fiesta

Birthday office Fiesta

Birthday Office Fiesta

It was a typical day at the office when I received the sweetest gift from my boyfriend and friends. First, My boyfriend sent me an amazing white orchid with the sweetest handwritten note. Of course, now I’m obsessed about taking care of this orchid and making it …


Christmas Wishes

Christmas Wishes

The most import thing this year was being able to count my blessings wile ignoring the negative things in my life. This year I came to an understanding that things will always become better with a strong mind and a positive attitude. So here’s to spreading love and peace.

Merry …


Plaid Scarf X White Pants

Plaid Scarf X White Pants

Plaid Scarf X White Pants

Ever since I ordered this scarf from ASOS, I have been in love with it. For it is big enough to keep me warm and hip enough to keep me classy. My rule is that when wearing plaids, I prefer to keep everything else …


Sunday Beauty Pampering

Sunday Beauty Pampering

Sunday Beauty Pampering

Sunday is made for women to pamper themselves and take of their beauty. At least this is I feel about this Day. Today, I started my Sunday with an avocado facial mask while reading through my December Vogue issue. This facial is only made of a mashed …


Glossing shine spray review

Glossing shine spray review

Glossing shine spray review

It is almost every girl’s dream to have a perfect hair that shines whenever it approaches light. I have always noticed how most of the celebrities have the most gorgeous shine, with a sleek finish that leaves us mesmerized. Yet after researching several celebrity hair stylists, …


Crystal brooch X Burgundy Blazer

Crystal brooch X Burgundy Blazer

Crystal brooch X Burgundy Blazer

My favorite findings this year were this burgundy blazer and the crystal brooch, the two things that I purchased without thinking twice! I have always been in love with brooches and this season I felt so lucky to see them in stores. It is so …


Drastic Cherry Nails

Drastic Cherry Nails

Drastic Cherry Nails

Last week has been a long ride for me. I had four consecutive days of graduate classes and tons of stuff to finalize, the fact that left me with no time to have a nails appointment, and guess what happened? Two of my nails were chipped from …


Holiday Party Treats

Holiday Party Treats

Holiday Party Treats

The most wonderful time of the year come with the most wonderful treats! When hosting any event during. during December it is crucial to include all Holiday Party Treats that includes tree shaped cookies, colorful cupcakes and the ginger bread men. Is is nice to add some …


Fur And Denim

Fur And Denim

Fur and Denim

Been waiting for the cold to come in order to start wearing fur. Fur is so much on trend those season, and this year I have realized that you can easily wear it as well as down. A simple denim jeans can make the trick, and when …


Demure Vix Essie

Demure Vix Essie

Demure Vix Essie

Essie has labeled it as the “Cocoa Mauve” color, it is a mixture of nude and light purple in one shade, and this is what makes the Demure Vix Essie so irresistible. I have been wearing this shade for a week now and at least 10 people …


Black Friday sale selection

Black Friday sale selection

My favorite Black Friday sale selection is all about the black color this year. This color is timeless, flawless, and no one can live without it. When investing on big deals which are given to you on such an occasion, it is crucial to make sure that your investment is …


Asian food dinner

Asian food dinner

When it comes to Asian food, we are a bunch of hungry monsters who are up to eating the entire house menu! Over the last two years, we have tried a lot of Asian restaurants, but it is fair to say that P.F. Chang’s is the best in this area. …


Coconut Chocolate balls

Coconut Chocolate balls

Coconut Chocolate balls

With my busy schedule it is becoming impossible to bake my usual cupcakes and cookies, that is why I am settling for the unbanked desserts. This recipe was our favorite as kids, I remember my classmates always getting their Coconut Chocolate balls Versions to our picnics. The …


Olive Green Jacket

Olive Green Jacket

Olive Green Jacket

Jacket: ASOS (similar), Shirt: Zara, Jeans: Levi’s, Shoes: Oasis

The olive green jacket is the staple of this season. I ordered mine online from ASOS, and ever since I received it, I did not take it off, literally. The olive green color might look …


More about London

More about London

More about London

Throwing it back to my days in London after having a conversation with a friend that lived there for 6 years. It is true that anyone who had the chance to visit this city have realized its historical and cultural characteristics. Walking through those streets and watching …


Halloween party 2015

Halloween party 2015

Halloween party 2015

So last week was Halloween and we all went out to party with our friends in really weird customs. I chose to be dressed as a thug because I’m a big fan of tupac and his music, he’s a true legend. Another reason for choosing such a …


Super Bossa Nova Essie

Super Bossa Nova Essie

Was saying goodbye to the sunny days with a shade of hot pink on my nails! That is when I chose the Super Bossa Nova Essie, and broke my no pink rule. (I’m just not a pink person) but I think I can get along with such a color, its …


Mustard top Suede Skirt

Mustard top Suede Skirt

Mustard top Suede Skirt might look like the perfect combination at this moment. At least that is how I feel, due to the sunny weather that we are having these days. A lot of people might feel like gold is so last year and silver is the new hit, but …


Nail Tek Renew Cuticle Oil

Nail Tek Renew Cuticle Oil

Nail Tek Renew Cuticle Oil

One of the most annoying things I face would be the random cuticles popping out of my nails. Luckily, I received this product as a gift from my friend at the office, where she told that this oil will remove the cuticles around the nails, …


Pizza And Wine date

Pizza And Wine date

Pizza And Wine date

Pizza and red wine date is the best way to end a week. Last month, we had to attend a wedding ceremony two hours away from home, in the evening I was simply starving with nothing to think about other than a hot piece of pizza. …


Carry On Essie

Carry On Essie

Carry On Essie

I was so positive that I have already talked about this shade long time ago when my blog search surprisingly showed that I have not. What was I thinking?! This color is THE color of autumn and winter. Literally any Autumn and winter! I am sure that …


Italian food Mania

Italian food Mania

Italian food Mania

A couple of weeks ago I was having the busiest day of my life, packed with deadlines and a never ending to-do list. That is when I was surprised by my boyfriend knocking at my office door and inviting me for a quick lunch. Being hesitant due …


FRILLY BLOUSE

FRILLY BLOUSE

Frilly Blouse

Those trends are taking us back to the 1940s, when there were never too many ruffles on a shirt. It is amazing how fashion goes back in time sometimes, leaving the whole world with a nostalgic feeling to the good old days. I keep on telling people how …


Essie fall colors

Essie fall colors

Essie fall colors :  After Sex

I was searching for a nail color that would be perfect for this time of the year, that is when I stumbled upon the Essie After Sex. It is the shade of burgundy with a hint of glitter, which gives it the vibes of …


Burgundy Fall Picks

Burgundy Fall Picks

Burgundy Fall Picks

You have definitely realized by now that Burgundy is my favorite color during the fall and winter seasons, it is too classy to be true, and the items with this colors are becoming more and more popular. In my illustration I wanted to prove how it is …


Vegetarian linguine Recipe

Vegetarian linguine Recipe

Vegetarian linguine Recipe

Ever since I became a pescatarian (Vegetarian that eats fish), the question of “what to have for lunch?” is becoming more and more difficult. That is why I started tackling new vegetarian recipes during my free time. This recipe is my mother’s favorite, though she calls it …


Dark green blouse

Dark green blouse

Dark green is officially the color of this season, where everybody from The Blonde Salad to ZARA are speaking about how elegant it is to wear this  ever trending fall-winter shade.  After such a testimonial, we are all more than excited to start our fall shopping on the basis of …


Jelly Apple Essie

Jelly Apple Essie

Jelly Apple Essie It is another red on the list of Best Reds.

This nail polish is a combination between bright red and slightly visible orange. What I liked about it was the not-so-in-the-face kind of red shade. Yes it is red, but is not the heavy kind of pop …


Ultimate Sushi Date

Ultimate Sushi Date

Ultimate Sushi Date

It’s going to sound too mainstream to say that I am a big sushi fan, so fine, busted! But to be honest my favorite thing about sushi is the raw salmon, where I can eat 100 pieces without feeling full. That is why most of my sushi …


Pink Blazer White Dress

Pink Blazer White Dress

Pink Blazer White Dress

So the Pink color is so much on trend this season, you can find everywhere; pink shoes, pink bags, pink dresses, you name it! That is why if you want to invest in a blazer, then pink is definitely the go-to color! Light pink is the …


Mediterranean Lunch

Mediterranean Lunch

Mediterranean Lunch

Come and take a walk around the best lunch near the Mediterranean sea. from the Tabbouleh and Hummus, to the most amazing kinds of fish and seafood, the colors will captivate you causing you an Over-eating-syndrome.

Coming from a country that is known for its generosity, I have …


Homemade salsa dip

Homemade salsa dip

Homemade Salsa dip

My favorite element of entertainment is food, which is all about chips and nachos to be specific. That is why, when I invite people over for a “How I Met Your Mother” series marathon, I make sure to have a fresh salsa to serve with my nachos.…


Chanel Rouge lips

Chanel Rouge lips

Chanel Rouge lips

Finding your own shade of red lipstick that goes perfectly with your skin tone, is like finding your soulmate. In case you are ready for splurging, it is always great to invest in the best red shaded lipsticks, on my list you can find: Chanel Rouge, NARS …


Off shoulder brights

Off shoulder brights

Off shoulder brights

Shirt: Forver21, Pant: Nine west (similar here) clutch: ASOS (similar here) Shoes: Ted Baker

The off shoulder trend is one of my favorite looks of all time; however, I always thought that this look piece is too laid back, that is why my main …


Sexy Divide Essie

Sexy Divide Essie

Sexy Divide Essie  is the go to color for this fall. You can pull it off anytime and anywhere, since it is funky and classy at the same time. I love applying dark colors during the cold days in order to get out of the summer routine. Yet, I always …


The Midway food Park Austin

The Midway food Park Austin

The Midway food Park Austin has proved to be the best fun places in Austin, due to its great location, good music and delicious food. It is the perfect place for children to play with friends, as well for parents to mingle over a bite. My favorite food truck was …


Exotic Sangria

Exotic Sangria

Nothing beats a good drink on a busy Friday, and what’s better than a glass of exotic sangria to end this stressful week? Let me start by saying that I had the busiest week of my life, busy level 100 i.e. I didn’t have time for gym and I canceled …


How exactly to Publish An Investigation Report in APA Style

Producing Your Own Statement Our information that will help you The non-public record 000 characters, 4 to create your event You simply have one Private Statement. It’s your opportunity to encourage admissions Trainers of your excitement and appropriateness for a class. You should produce your software stick out therefore it …


Tips for perfect pedicure

Tips for perfect pedicure

The trick for a perfect pedicure is to make sure you follow four simple steps. First start by cutting all access nails while making sure that the nail length does not exceed the toe. Then file the nails and use a buffer to get rid of all excess residues. Next, …


Fruit Sangria Drink

Fruit Sangria Drink

Image courtesy of Iris Bar 

The Fruit Sangria Drink is the perfect summer cocktail, made with different kinds of fruits with either White or Rosé wine. In fact, I cannot imagine a hot day spent by the pool with a Sangria in my hand, to be precise my favorite one …


Hula hut restaurant

Hula hut restaurant

If you have the chance of visiting Austin, then you should know how lucky you are. Taking a walk to the river and dining at Hula Hut restaurant was my favorite memory from Austin. The location and the food makes you feel like you are in Hawaii. There’s even an …


A List by Essie

A List by Essie

A List by Essie

Finding the perfect red nail color that suits your skin tone might be as difficult as finding the perfect red lipstick, but I’m sure that the A List by Essie nail polish can be a solution for many of us. This is a classic shade of …


Kale Margarita

Kale Margarita

Image courtesy of Iris Bar

You realize that you are living in the Kale era when there is something called kale salad, kale chips and even Kale margarita in almost every restaurant you step in to! And I’m not gonna this phenomena on Beyoncé who’s openly faming her kale obsession …


Little white dress

Little white dress

The little white dress is becoming as powerful as the classic little black dress, and in some cases the white dress can even be more versatile in our everyday wardrobes. This lace dress and lace up sandals outfit is the simplest way to prove how on point a white dress …


Orange cocktail

Orange cocktail

The orange Cocktail is the most refreshing drink of all time. It is a highly needed refreshment after a long friday, that is unusually packed with hard work and long to-do lists. Post leaving home for an unplanned date night, and struggling to find a place in the packed clubs, …


Experience Letter Sample

Background And The Revolution’s Beginning The cities that turned america were originally colonies of Great Britain. By the time place was taken by the American Innovation, the individuals of those cities were beginning to get tired of the British rule. Rebellion and uneasiness were wild. For those people that start …


Salt Lick BBQ

Salt Lick BBQ

Salt Lick BBQ

So if you think that barbecue is a big thing in Texas, keep in mind that the Salt lick place is even bigger. This place is crazy, it feels like home for so many people in the south. When my sister told me that she is taking …


the perfect Black heels

the perfect Black heels

During the last couple of months, it has been my quest to find my perfect black heels. The kind of pumps that could be worn for the winter night outs, which go perfectly with black tights and tweed skirts. (Nothing screams trashy as a nude pump worn with black pantyhose). …


Nothing to wear

Nothing to wear

Every girl is subjected to wake up one morning thinking that she has nothing to wear for that day. This problem is very common to a point that retailers started taking advantage of it, through producing a lot of similar items that might look different for a desperate customer. After


Healthy Cocktail

Healthy Cocktail

I decided to start sharing some healthy cocktails for a change, and the best way to make a drink will be through removing all the alcohol and sugar.It might seem odd to you after sharing too many alcoholic beverages, but I am trying to lower the consumption of alcohol. Of …


Hamilton Pool Austin

Hamilton Pool Austin

Hamilton Pool Austin

Surrounded by a waterfall and a natural pool in a cave full of sunshine might seem like a dream, but it is a good thing that in Austin, Texas such a dream comes true.
The best thing about Austin is its natural beauty, where you can find …


Denim florals

Denim florals

Denim florals

The best thing about denim is its versatility especially when it comes to trends, due to the fact that there is a denim item available for every existing trend. I have been searching for items with denim floral prints since the spring season, and this Michael Kors skirt …


Localeberry cocktail

Localeberry cocktail

Localeberry cocktail comes in handy whenever you are having an intense craving for something sour. The density of flavours coming from the fresh basil enriches this cocktail, making so refreshing and entertaining. The Localeberry cocktail is made of Gin, cranberry juice, blueberries, fresh basil, ice. Since blueberries are my favourite …


Saltwater Happy Essie

Saltwater Happy Essie

Saltwater Happy Essie

Saltwater happy Essie is just another shade of blue that I’m loving this summer. The light Atlantic blue color gives you a revived cool feeling through all this heat, which makes it great for beach days next to the salty waters! This week I was searching for …


Rudy’s Austin Texas BBQ

Rudy’s Austin Texas BBQ

Rudy’s Austin Texas BBQ

In case you are looking for a fun place that serves an authentic country food, then Rudy’s country store and BBQ is the best place to visit. At Rudy’s everybody is nice, the food is good, and the interiors/exteriors are originally designed. The place serves food …


Banana Daiquiri cocktail

Banana Daiquiri cocktail

Going for the Banana daiquiri was a new phase for me since I wanted to decrease alcohol and add more fruits to my diet. At least I’m trying! As a matter of fact, the Daiquiri is a cocktail that could be made with any kind of fruit; such as: strawberries, …


Find me an Oasis by Essie

Find me an Oasis by Essie

Ever felt like your fed up with work, stress, and life problems? Find me an Oasis by Essie will change your mood from depressed to awesome in just a couple of minutes. Okay, I’m just kidding there is no such magic, but the name of this nail polish is as …


Parisian vibes

Parisian vibes

 Parisian Vibes

The wedding season is happily here, full with parties and wedding dates, as well as the usual panic of “what should I wear?” Since I’m a sucker for midi skirts I decided to adopt it as a uniform for the upcoming year, this way instead of overly thinking …


Fiji Essie Review

Fiji Essie Review

Fiji Essie review

If you are looking for a white-ish color for your nail to brighten up your summer days yet you find white too intimidating for a nail color. Then you need to try Fiji from Essie, since it is the color for you. Fiji is a bright pink …


White Shirt Denim Jeans

White Shirt Denim Jeans

White Shirt Denim Jeans

Classic would be the best word to describe this outfit, where nothing could beat the simple white shirt with a simple denim jeans. After reading the one hundred book by Nina Garcia I started adopting several items in which she has listed as classics; such as …


Chasing Inner peace

Chasing Inner peace

Wars, poverty, politics, racism, terrorism this world is the saddest place. But if you were among the lucky few who are not facing those problem then you should be completely happy. Yet, you surely do not wake up smiling with pleasure every day, because most probably you are facing your …


Pool time

Pool time

 

The best thing about summer is families and friends spending their pool time with cold drinks, good food and some happy music. It is said that the sun is the good mood vitamin that makes you a happier person by the second, and sometimes the peacefulness of the water …


Mount Bonnell Austin Tx

Mount Bonnell Austin Tx

The best part of my latest travel was my visit to Mount Bonnell Austin Tx where the flawless beauty of mother nature makes this mountain interesting more than usual.  The best surprise will hit you at the top of its never ending stairs, where you will meet the marvelous view …


Sailors chic Stripped shirt

Sailors chic Stripped shirt

The Sailors chic has started ever since the stripped shirt became a must have. You can tell for a fact that it is the on the go item from all those street stylers featuring the striped shirt. It is versatile to the maximum, since it can be topped over skirts, …


A perfect yoghurt breakfast

A perfect yoghurt breakfast

A Perfect yoghurt breakfast is known to be the healthiest meal of the day, which will wake you up and boost your energy. However, if everyone was as lazy as I am they will know how hard it is to wake up and prepare everything from scratch, so I came …


Texas Roadhouse

Texas Roadhouse

Texas Roadhouse is the go to restaurant in Austin, where the bread is always fresh, the peanuts are always coming and the margaritas are always cold. It is very known food its super tender sirloin and ribs.

The huge frozen margarita is the signature of this restaurant, the perfect place …


White pants denim shirt

White pants denim shirt

This is the best season for pulling off your brights wether it is a white pants denim shirt outfit, a pastel dress or a pop pink bag; everything will look fresh during summer. I am astonished every time I stumble upon an outfit of bright whites mixed with dark denim …


Vacation Baby blue nails

Vacation Baby blue nails

Vacation Baby blue nails

When on vacation everything should be practical and easy, especially for beauty procedures. I knew that I will have to worry about my own manicure after leaving home, so I have set the most practical manicure plan. First, I have cut my nails short in order …


Playful Shirt – twisted

Playful Shirt – twisted

 

What can be done when you are sick and tired of a certain item in your closet? Well, I’d say find a way to wear it differently in a way that can make it look brand new.
The main niche of my blog is to think about everything through …


Breakfast in Austin

Breakfast in Austin

Always wondered what’s the big fuss about breakfast in Austin ? I used to watch my sister over Skype having those yummy treats for breakfast thinking “doughnuts are over rated”… Until now.

I’m in love with those chocolate doughnuts and the pecan is my next best thing, and my next …


Summer vacation in Austin Texas

Summer vacation in Austin Texas

My Summer vacation in Austin Texas has started this week. So I left my office, packed my stuff, and off we went all the way to Austin Texas! It was hell of a long flight but when you are looking for peace you will realize how much it is going


Cocktail of the week – Dirty Martini

Cocktail of the week – Dirty Martini

After flying for fourteen hours one must need a martini, a dirty martini. This is the drink that I’ve been obsessing over ever since I watched “The wedding date” movie, where they only drank dirty Martini with those cute little olives. By that time I was an underage who couldn’t …


Nail color of the week – Blossom Dandy Essie

Nail color of the week – Blossom Dandy Essie

 

Blossom dandy Essie

It took me courage to try the Blossom Dandy Essie this week, but then again somebody has to do it. Knowing that I have reviewed all Essie’s newest nail polish collection, I was the most sceptical about this colour, so I left it till last.
“Fresh” …


Cocktail of the week – Caipirissima Cocktail

Cocktail of the week – Caipirissima Cocktail

Caipirissima Cocktail is a soury yet sweet drink that will bring the fizz to your Friday. This drink might be all you need in case you just want to sip on something tasty. What I loved about it the most is the sour mixture from the lemon juice or grapefruit …


Food in London

Food in London

Someone once told me that the prettier the city you are visiting, the prettier the food that you are going to have in it. Food is the most influential part about London, for the city full with thousands of restaurants from all over the world. Knowing that it is usually …


Cocktail of the Week- Peach Mango Passion Fruit Martini

Cocktail of the Week- Peach Mango Passion Fruit Martini

Peach Mango Passion Fruit martini is my favourite summer drink. With a recipe as simple as the following:

Captain morgan rum, fresh peach, mango, passion fruit, ice ; it is very fast and easy to create such a tropical drink. I recommend this cocktail to the pregnant ladies going out …


Piña Colada – Cocktail of the week

Piña Colada – Cocktail of the week

Picture this: summer, sun, pool, and a cold glass of Piña Colada; that’s my little piece of heaven. I wouldn’t call this a girly drink, but so many girls are in love with it. I always get so nostalgic every time I have this drink, since it reminds me of …


Blazers and sneakers

Blazers and sneakers

Blazers and sneakers

What’s is the best trend ever? It is wearing your kicks for a night out which is a dream come true for most of us girls who are so tired of trying to have fun with dying feet in sky high heels. This brings us to my …


The white tee outfit

The white tee outfit

The white tee outfit is all what is needed for a lazy Sunday outing. Picture the morning after your wild Saturday night, when you did not just drink a lot but also you indulged yourself with all sorts of fatty treats; so you wake up on a Sunday feeling like …


Cocktail of the week- Strawberry cheesecake drink

Cocktail of the week- Strawberry cheesecake drink

Another fruity drink is up on the menu, this strawberry rich drink is must try due to its unique mixture of flavors; it is the Not-so-famous Strawberry cheesecake drink . To be honest, it was my first time to order this drink, which was recommended to me by the bartender. …


Summer Tan

Summer Tan

Summer is around the corner, so like every year, everybody is craving that sexy summer tan. But since the sun is not mostly out yet, pretty girls are going for the “easy” Solarium option. with all those beauty shops throwing out hot deals and discount packages, it is becoming very …


Cheese and wine at home

Cheese and wine at home

The presence of Cheese and wine at home are my number one priority during weekdays. Sometimes I tend to leave work early, go home, get in my pjs and pour myself a glass of wine for chillaxation. Then, of course I start working on my projects. But it came to …


Nail color of the week – Perennial Chic Essie

Nail color of the week – Perennial Chic Essie

Perennial Chic Essie is nude, nude is the new black, black is classic, classic is chic. The main reason behind the nude shade’s popularity today is mainly because people are going for simplicity. Celebrity make up artists are the ones who adopt this luxe make up strategy, where you know …


Hermes in Wonderland

Hermes in Wonderland

Hermes in Wonderland

“The journey through Wanderland draws its coherence from two intrinsic elements of la flânerie: dreaming and freedom of spirit” – Bruno Gaudichon, curator of La Piscine-Musée d’Art et d’Industrie in Roubaix, Click here for more details.

This exhibition took place in London at Saatchi Gallery, Stroll On!…


Cocktail of the week – Anti Stress drink

Cocktail of the week – Anti Stress drink

The Anti Stress Drink is the best way to fight back the negative things in life, I believe that staring at this cocktail is enough to give me a calming feeling. It is basically made of watermelon juice mixed with sugar, ice and gin, which makes its taste so sweet …


how to wear the Dungarees

how to wear the Dungarees

Dungarees are back people and it is up to you to choose to wear them or not; but I can assure you that after seeing this look you might rush to the mall in order to buy this combination, or maybe not. I used to be very skeptical about Dungarees, …


Nail Color of the week – First dance Essie

Nail Color of the week – First dance Essie

First Dance Essie is the first red color that has made it as the color of the week; it is romantic, it is fierce, it is sexy red. This was the only color that I used to apply everyday without facing a one drop of boredom; for the red shade …


Frozen Lime Margarita – Cocktail of the week

Frozen Lime Margarita – Cocktail of the week

Frozen Lime Margarita

Today is labors day and I decided to celebrate it while sipping some Frozen Lime Margarita near the seaside. In fact margaritas are made for the sunny beach days, since they are extra icy and refreshing. To make the Frozen lime Margarita you need: lime juice, vodka, …


Discovering London streets

Discovering London streets

London streets

While I was losing my way around this big city I made sure to take as many pictures of the amazing London streets.  The buildings of this city speak by themselves, they tell you about the history of Britten through marvelous architecture. I started imagining who through those …


My Vogue house visit

My Vogue house visit

The moment I visited Vogue House in London I knew directly that this is going to be the best day of my life, which will spark my fashion inspirations. Knowing that too many things have happened that day, like visiting the Hermes exhibition in London, and attended sushi night in …


Nail color of the week – Big spender by Essie

Nail color of the week – Big spender by Essie

The classiest color of the year, is the Big spender by Essie which I tried this week for the first time. Due to the fact that I have broken three nails while carrying my luggage in London, I was led to cut them all in the same length. Since I …


Cocktail of the week – Yokatta Martini

Cocktail of the week – Yokatta Martini

It is one of those TGIF days, tired from work and projects I found myself in the streets of London searching for the best bar experience. A typical Friday afternoon would mean crowded pubs and streets, with people standing in front of the bars holding their drinks and chatting with …


Reeses chocolate cookies

Reeses chocolate cookies

I simply woke up one day thinking about using Reeses chocolate instead of chocolate chips to create a Reeses chocolate cookies, and this was my best invention ever!

Maybe it’s me trying to make things differently, or maybe it is very common to have a Reeses chocolate cookies instead of …


Nail color of the week – Something blue by Essie

Nail color of the week – Something blue by Essie

the Something blue by Essie might have been created for brides searching for blue and borrowed things on their wedding day, especially if they are pulling off a wedding at the beach. And if the wedding is not your case, then do not worry, this light blue color will be …


The Denim Skirt effect

The Denim Skirt effect

Sunshine in London means a full day at the park, to enjoy life and feel rejuvenated. And the best way to happy, in this case, will only cost you a light blanket, some wine & good company. And since you’re gonna soak some London sun, why not take advantage of …


River Island picks

River Island picks

After checking this season’s collection at my Conde Nast course, I was very excited to share my  River Island picks for spring/summer. River Island has  great designs and is known for high quality clothing, and my picks were mainly the trends that are happening at this moment.

Those trends could …


Nail color of the week – Van d’go by Essie

Nail color of the week – Van d’go by Essie

I have to be honest here, I did research every single detail about London before stepping my foot on the airplane, and upon that I chose the Van d’go by Essie to be the color of the week. See, what is known about Londoners is their simplicity, and peachy nails …


Midi skirt in London

Midi skirt in London

It is my second day in London where I am very lucky to witness such an amazing sunny weather. That is why I decided to celebrate it with this Midi skirt from Oasis. London is outstanding, and it is obvious that everybody here is interested in fashion. Since you can …


Downtown Brown Essie

Downtown Brown Essie

Downtown Brown Essie

Under the pouring rain or under sunshine, you would always find me using the Downtown Brown Essie nail color. Since I am a big fan of dark shades for nails, I tend to unconsciously repeat the colors I love. Last fall I was so crazy about the …


Affordable Elegance

Affordable Elegance

Many stylists out there stress on the fact that looking good doesn’t require you to be super duper rich. Celebrity Stylist Ms. June Ambrose calls herself a “Recessionista” who would rock any lower-end item that is made well with good quality, and that is what I call Affordable Elegance. Even …


Artsy Easter Eggs

Artsy Easter Eggs

Happy Easter Everyone! I am so happy with my Easter gift this year, where one of the professors at my school got me those Ukrainian egg sleeves to help me make some artsy Easter eggs. (She’s so sweet).

Back in my childhood, my grandma used to make us colored Easter …


Cocktail of the week – Ginger Gin Fizz

Cocktail of the week – Ginger Gin Fizz

Fresher than a bucket of ice, is the Ginger Gin Fizz drink. I have been having this drink at every occasion (and happy hour) since the moment I tasted it. I love ginger since it has a lot of benefits and since I’m a huge sushi fan. So I’m very …


Easter Nutella cupcakes

Easter Nutella cupcakes

Easter is here and it is time for some festive desserts. I had my oven preheated, wrote down my list of groceries (gave it to mom) and then started baking my Nutella Cupcakes. The thing is that I was skeptical about this recipe since I wasn‘t sure how much it’s …


Nail color of the week – Lilac Nails

Nail color of the week – Lilac Nails

For a fresh spring look what’s better than showing off some freshly done lilac nails? Lilac is the color between light blue and purple, it is usually called by light purple. I can guarantee you a 100% chance of satisfaction after applying this color! where you will discover what is …


The off shoulder look

The off shoulder look

I ordered this off shoulder top from ASOS a couple of months ago, and I finally had the occasion to wear it. while growing up I used to love this off shoulder look due to my obsession in the golden days of Grace Kelly. I can’t explain how much I …


Cocktail of the week – colored line drink

Cocktail of the week – colored line drink

This week’s cocktail is the Colored line drink, which I had that after I asked the bar tender for an artsy drink. He got so excited about this cocktail post and dragged me into trying the colored line drink. I should note that If you are a fan of red …


Spring vibes

Spring vibes

The sun is up, spring vibes are back and so are my favorite childhood habits, flower pickings. I used to love picking those yellow daisies from the gardens near my home, then I’d get them back to mom who would put them in a small pot of water. I remember …


Nail color of the week – Spring nails

Nail color of the week – Spring nails

“guess who? surprise! it’s this sheer pink polish with glittery sparkle that never fails to put a smile on your face.” It’s Essie’s Pink-a-boo!

Say hello to spring with some bright and glittery spring nails. Today I am featuring the Pink-a-boo color from Essie which is great for the spring …


How to make a Mojito

How to make a Mojito

Since it is Saint Patrick’s week it is the norm to drink green cocktails, and what’s better that an ice chilled Mojito?

This minty drink is very refreshing, and it might be the first non-girly drink I have ever posted.

The Mojito contains six ingredients: Mint, ice, rum, sugar, sparkling …


how to bake Oreo Cupcakes

how to bake Oreo Cupcakes

This week, I decided to spend my Sunday at home, where I planned to do some readings, research, and baking. I have been on to baking Oreo cupcakes for months now, due to my usual cupcake cravings. I was surprised how simple this recipe is, it actually took me about …


Nail Color of The week – Dark Blue

Nail Color of The week – Dark Blue

Dark blue is the perfect nail color for this time of the year. Before getting a tan, it is appropriate to make use of dark colors such as black, dark brown, and dark blue. I love the color blue in general and for a nail color I believe that it …


Night out

Night out

Night out

Every weekend, girls all over the world would be thinking about one thing: what to wear on this week’s night out. It is very hard for everybody to answer such a question; even with a full closet we seem to be lost about what we want to wear. …


Cocktail of the week – lychee martini

Cocktail of the week – lychee martini

The Lychee Martini

Thank God its Friday! Now, it’s cocktail time. This week’s cocktail is another favorite of mine, especially when I’m in a good mood, my all time best friend the Lychee Martini.

Lychee is a tropical fruits that is very soft, sweet, and has a beautiful scent, it …


Chocolate Chip cookies

Chocolate Chip cookies

The making of chocolate chip cookies is one of the easiest bakes out there, so if you want to learn more about baking you can start with with recipe. The best thing about this recipe is that it takes less than 15 minutes to e njoy your afternoon coffee with …

Nail Color of the week – Topless & Barefoot

Nail Color of the week – Topless & Barefoot

Topless & Barefoot from Essie is this week’s nail color , Essie described it as “a barely there soft beige pink”… This nail color became popular ever since when the nude revolution entered the cosmetic industry several years ago; Nude became very popular due to the natural look that it …


The laid back vintage look

The laid back vintage look

The laid back vintage look

Many people including myself are fascinated with the vintage look; you can find me visiting thrift shops, vintage stores, or stuck inside grandma’s old closet trying on a dusty dress that looked like Chanel (true story). After watching too many movies and researching several vintage …


Cocktail of the week – Apple Martini

Cocktail of the week – Apple Martini

Apple Martini

And it’s Friday, again! So it is time for a martini, and this week I will be featuring the Apple Martini also called Appletini. I will be sharing the things I like about this martini as well as it’s main ingredients.

The main alcohol of this martini is …


Dining etiquette – Table setting

Dining etiquette – Table setting

When dining out or inviting people over, it is nice to have an idea about various aspects of the dining etiquette, in this post I will be focusing on table setting and usage of the dining utensils.

I remember watching the first season of Gossip Girl, when Serena’s grandmother bullied …


Winter color Contrasts

Winter color Contrasts

Winter color Contrasts

Grey, black, and brown are the usual winter colors that everybody go for, but in order to be elegant one must be different. Lately I have been adopting color contrasts while styling my outfits in order to enhance drama in my looks, making sure to leaving space …


Nail Color of the week – Essie French Affair

Nail Color of the week – Essie French Affair

A sophisticated soft lavender pink, that’s the “French affair” nail color from Essie. An amazingly fresh spring nail color, that goes with any bright colored outfit. Knowing that its still winter, it is nice to start getting in the spring mood, where such a nail color could be …


Cocktail of the week – Cosmopolitan

Cocktail of the week – Cosmopolitan

A Carrie Bradshaw’s favorite, a girly cocktail, a pure mainstream; yes I’m talking about the Cosmopolitan cocktail. It became famous in the 90s due to its sweet flavor yet intense effect. This drink is very refreshing due to the presence of a hint of orange. I like to ask for …


The Benefits of Argan Oil

The Benefits of Argan Oil

Argan oil is produced from the kernels of the argan tree, traditionally made in Morocco and used as an edible ingredient in the Moroccan cuisine. Moroccans have several uses for the Argan oil due to its many advantages; they apply it on their face, body and hair. In fact, it …


Oscars 2015 Best dressed

Oscars 2015 Best dressed

I don’t really care who wins the oscars as much as I care who was the oscar’s best dressed celebrity. Celebrities prepare for such an occasion all year long, not to mention that the oscars are a fashion designer’s bread and butter, that’s why a lot of people where insanely …


Denim on Denim

Denim on Denim

Denim is the most casual item you could ever own, but a denim on denim outfit is the G in Gorgeous!

We are used to wear jeans everyday with a simple top and a pair of converse, but now denim is breaking its way through high fashion prêt-à-porter. Bottom line …


Assembling Winter Florals

Assembling Winter Florals

Assembling Winter Florals

This week I would like to insert florals into a simple winter outfit, since the Spring collection is out yet it still cold to take full advantage of it. According to British Vogue, this season’s florals walked down the runways in different designs such as: cartoonish flowers, …


favorite soups

favorite soups

Favorite Soups

What’s better than spending a snowy day on the sofa near the fireplace, wearing a comfy cardigan and sipping on a hot cup of your favorite soup? Well that is beautiful, especially when you prepare your soup yourself, it might sound hard and time consuming but it is …


The heavens of feather pillows

The heavens of feather pillows

Half of our lives pass while we are sleeping, so why don’t we get the best out of it? Personally I’m a deep sleeper who can stay in bed till noon during weekends and vacations.
Recently, I decided to try my best to find a healthier sleep, so I started …


Weekly ideas – This season’s must haves

Weekly ideas – This season’s must haves

First, Fur collar Jackets: Due to the freezing weather, many girls this season are going for the fur look. And since Khakis are in right now its very smart to invest in a jacket with fur/feather collar. Zara has several designs of such jackets/coats.

Zara jacket

Khaki jacket with fur

 

Second, …


Classy Grunge Style

Classy Grunge Style

In 1989 the Grunge style was the strongest trend at that time, adopted by teenagers and bands’ fanatics. According to the designer Jean Payload Gaultier grunge is “the way we dress when we have no money”. But when some brands started wearing plaid shirts, beanies, and baggy jeans, everybody followed …


Cheese Mania

Cheese Mania

Throwing house parties might sound boring to some people, but if the host/hostess is a fun person then it’s guaranteed to have a good time. To me it is all about the guests’ sense of humor and the coziness of the gathering. I picture my perfect house party to be …


Spring/Summer 2015 trends – Stripes

Spring/Summer 2015 trends – Stripes

According to Vogue’s February 2015 issue, the stripes trend is here to stay for this spring/summer. This year, striped prints are full with different diagonals, textures and colors.
When it first came out I was never a fan of stripes; I honestly found the striped pants to be ridiculous since …


All black everything?

All black everything?

When Anna Wintour was asked what she’d never ever wear, she answered “head to toe black”. And if one does not trust Anna’s style, then one has a major problem. The all black outfit might reflect negatively, usually worn to funerals, it naturally gives a sad impression to whom ever …


Shoe Crush – Steve Madden PROTO

Shoe Crush – Steve Madden PROTO

Pointed-toe pumps are the classiest, hands down!  Being wearable with all sorts of outfit, this style is here to stay; because those babies are classic.

I am not a fan of patent leather, that’s why I have been searching for shinny leather heels for a while now. When I came


How to make fresh flowers live longer

How to make fresh flowers live longer

I can’t think of anything prettier than a vase of flowers on the dining table, or on the desk at the office. Not only is it decorative, but it is also a pleasant condiment which fills the air with positive vibes.

Through my experience with different kinds of flowers, I …


Statement Coat

Statement Coat

Huge coats are very much “in” this season, they’re comfy, warm, and stylish. And can be styled over literally any outfit that comes to your mind. Although such a cut might make the figure look bigger sometimes; however, if chosen wisely it may turn the outfit into pure elegance.

I …


Healthy snacking

Healthy snacking

The holidays are over, and now all what’s left are the bunch of extra pounds I’ve gained during this jolly season. Now you know who ate all the desserts I’ve made!
Usually it very easy to lose those freshly gained pounds by only getting back to eating normal again. Three …


Business Glamour

Business Glamour

Business Glamour

Dressing up for a business meeting is very crucial I believe; yes, knowledge and experience are seriously important, but showing up with elegance will definitely bring benefit to your professional career. I like to keep it simple through transforming the old boring suits into a fashionable outfit that …


My Best Dressed List – Golden Globe Awards 2015

My Best Dressed List – Golden Globe Awards 2015

Those are my 5 favorite looks at the GGA 2015, not only I love the dresses but also the women wearing them. Elegance is not only reflected through dresses and Haute Coutures, but also through the overall personality, humbleness and wisedom. Those women are too elegant to be true.

Amal


Working From Home – Efficiency Hacks

Working From Home – Efficiency Hacks

Working from home is the coziest yet the hardest thing to do; commonly sitting on your bed with a laptop on your lap and being surrounded by all kinds of entertainment (in my case The Big Bang Theory episodes) or most commonly surrendering for a nap which usually ends up …


Teeth whitening

Teeth whitening

I have time for creams and hair masks, but I’m too lazy to apply home remedies to whiten my teeth. I desperately tried so many, seen no difference and then gave up. I used the crest whitening strips like about 4 months ago and it did whiten my teeth; however …


Sunday Swiss Rolls

Sunday Swiss Rolls

Waking up on a Sunday morning might either feel happy, because it is still weekend, or sad because Monday is only few hours away. My Sundays are usually spent in my PJs at home especially when it’s raining and cold outside. A hot cup of tea along with a piece …


Patterns meets fashion

Patterns meets fashion

Patterns have been seen in several collections this year, they are known to be playful and fun as well as classy and fabulous. Such large prints will make the figure look smaller, hiding few unwanted pounds (deceiving but smart). It can be worn with basic neutral colors as well as …


Fancy Jewelry Display

Fancy Jewelry Display

The best part of the holidays is the gifts that come with it. I received an amazing gift straight from Austin-Texas this year and it came from my gorgeous sister. This piece is ingenious since I always lose time every morning searching for my accessories that are scattered all over …


Celebrating Christmas

Celebrating Christmas

Christmas Eve is known for spending time with the family, but since this is our first christmas together, I decided to spend it with my partner who surprised me with the most amazing gift ever! (I will blog about it soon)
Being young and free of family commitments, we went …


Santa’s Treats

Santa’s Treats

It’s Christmas Eve, children will not sleep today before putting cookies and a cup of milk beside the tree, so they secure Santa’s happiness when he reaches their house and grant them a bigger gift. Smart!

As a person who likes to snap out of reality from time to time, …


The Making of Gingerbread

The Making of Gingerbread

The Making of Gingerbread

1- Preheat oven to 180°. And place wax paper on the tray to avoid the dough from sticking.

2- Beat 125g of butter and half a cup of sugar in a bowl until creamy. Then, add 1/2 cup of maple syrup, 1 egg yolk and beat …


Christmas Dinner Outfit

Christmas Dinner Outfit

The most difficult question right now is “What are you wearing for Christmas eve?”

You need to find something classy yet comfy; since you wanna eat all the turkey and go straight to the delicious dessert. (I got ya sister!)

I came up with this beautiful combination that will cost …


Beauty Grooming Habits

Beauty Grooming Habits

I don’t believe that there is one woman on this earth who is elegant and doesn’t have the time to groom herself. Grooming goes from manicures, to facial creams and masks, to hygiene, to healthy hair, to waxing… The list goes on.

I always get this advise, which is to …


Street Style Blazer

Street Style Blazer

Usually black blazers are worn to the work place, but it is more becoming to be worn anywhere. It is very classy to top a short dress with black blazer and heels. Or mix it up with jeans and converse or training shoes. I have a lot of blazers and …

Splurging on Timeless

Splurging on Timeless

Wealthy people buy the whole series of Dior, Chanel and Givenchy in a blink of eye, mama used to tell me that only the riches buy from those fashion houses. However, I extremely disagree with that, and I believe that being elegant is not always related to how much dollars …


The benefits of Lemon water

The benefits of Lemon water

Apparently it is the era of detox, where it’s too difficult to find a celebrity who doesn’t have a cup of warm lemon water every morning. This detox can easily become a part of your daily routine, since it takes seconds to prepare, and could enhance your health due to …


Red and leopard

Red and leopard

Another item under my “Perfect combination” list is the idea of Red mixed with a touch of Leopard print. I cannot recall where I’ve seen this before, but it looked amazing in my head so I gave it a try. Red is very “in” this season, as well as leopard. …


Weekly Gift Guide

Weekly Gift Guide

Weekly Gift Guide

This week I decided to create an outfit out of the weekly-gifts wishlist. I am crazy about Rap and especially Jay-Z and Tupac material, so of course this shirt from Missguided is on my wishlist! I styled it in a chic outfit,.

I chose the following items:…


How to clean a converse

How to clean a converse

How to clean a converse

I wear my white converse minimum five times a week, and sometimes I squeeze it in my Friday night outfit, go crazy and wear it to the club and enjoy numerous stares of envy coming from high-heeled tired girls. But the only drawback is the …


Denim and leather

Denim and leather

Mixing denim with black leather is similar to mixing peanut butter and chocolate, it is simply brilliant! Since the weather is getting colder, I discovered a non-traditional “wool sweater” outfit, which is based on mixing different textures of fabric (wool, denim and leather). Since it is not raining today, I …


Weekly Gift Guide

Weekly Gift Guide

I decided to start a series of ” Weekly Gift Guide ” which gives some pretty useful gifts’ ideas. I will try selecting generally loved items which fits approximately every girl’s style, while making sure that all my selections are classy and affordable. This week is all about statement accessories …


Shoes over bags

Shoes over bags

Most women including myself have a thing for shoes and bags, but I have a slightly more love for shoes. I do believe that they both could be timeless (if chosen wisely); however, I feel that the shoe quality is a bit more important than a party clutch or a …


Ohh My Vintage – Salvatore Ferragamo

Ohh My Vintage – Salvatore Ferragamo

If there is a sentence that could describe my mom it would be “the woman who throws everything away”. Yes, she has no value to anything old, she only likes modern stuff and feels surprised that her own daughter (yours truly) is in love with vintage!
Upon searching in her …


Coloring with Cupcakes

Coloring with Cupcakes

It’s Thanksgiving and so i wanted to say “thanks” to my loved ones through giving them colored cupcakes. Since I’m invited to a dinner I decided to make dessert in an artistic way, and what’s a better desert than cupcakes? I just love baking as well as decorating cupcakes as …


Scarf it with style

Scarf it with style

Scarves are the simplest items in our closets, yet they can make magnificent differences to the overall look. They can complement almost any outfit, bringing a twist to the most formal items. This Fall I started obsessing over colorful handmade wool scarves, which are so cozy and comfy, simply everything


dining etiquette

dining etiquette

Speaking about Chic, it is very rational to talk about manners and especially table manners. Nothing is ever unflattering more than a person with bad eating habits, even if they are the best-dressed people in the room.

I chose a couple of “Dining Don’ts” from The Little Book Of Etiquette. …


Friday Night

Friday Night

The best night of the week! This time it was boys night but I arranged to barge into it and annoy the guys with the strong flashlight of my cam. (Typical gal, HAHA)

It is crucial to choose a cozy place, not fully booked, with amazing music and affordable drinks. …


The Making of Cinnamon rolls  

The Making of Cinnamon rolls  

The Making of Cinnamon rolls

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To prepare the dough: In a large bowl Dissolve the yeast in warm water and set aside for 5 minutes, then add the milk, sugar, melted butter, salt and egg. Add part of the flour and mix until smooth. Mix in the flour until …


Mini Cinnamon Rolls

Mini Cinnamon Rolls

As an occasional baker, I decided to challenge myself this time and go for something a bit more complicated.

And nothing beats the warm smell of the soft Cinnamon Rolls (Trust me on this!)

They give me the feeling of security, actually they feel like “Home”! I think that’s the …


Swan Lake on ice

Swan Lake on ice

Those were the best of the 500 pictures I captured, the show was magical and glittery. It’s amazing to watch the performance of such talented dancers. It was such a great pleasure to watch all those talented people kicking it off on ice. Knowing that it was my first time …


Sandra Daccache’s Fashion Show

Sandra Daccache’s Fashion Show

What I liked about this show was the quality of the fabric, which flowed softly as the model walked the runway. The show was magical when it came to designs and the romantic ambiance it held.

When I asked the young designer Sandra Daccache about the factors that inspired her …


L’Oréal for Youth

L’Oréal for Youth

Rejuvenating Anti-wrinkle Day Cream:

Normally, I wouldn’t label myself as a girly person, but this year I started a new obsession: facial creams. It all started when I went to L’Oréal where they gave me the youth code day cream. Ive been applying it once a day every morning, and …


The silver trend  

The silver trend  

For a person who loves yellow gold I was very hesitant towards silver. But since it looked very classy on other bloggers I decided to give it a try.  The result was great for me since I was told that it gave my face a special glow. I styled that …


Yellow cupcakes

Yellow cupcakes

I wanted to make yellow and pink cupcakes but my mom forgot to buy me the pink colorant, so I ended up with only yellow which is fine for a first time baker.

I was so excited about this post and I’m very happy with results, please check here the …


My Weekly Mani Rituals

My Weekly Mani Rituals

I’m obsessed with having long well manicured nails and that’s why I visit my usual nails spa once every week. I ask Arline, my nail artist, to trim the excess skin once or twice a month and the rest of my visits are all about maintaining my nails and applying …