One of my most favourite educational activities with the children has been to do a Pakistan presentation at school. We have done this after a trip to Pakistan, for a special educational unit in the classroom about diversity or on a milestone for Pakistan. Here are some resources, ideas and crafts to do a PakistanContinue reading Pakistan Presentation at School: Resources + Ideas + Crafts
I’m a huge Jane Austen fan and naturally interested in any adaption of her works. Here is a book review of Unmarriageable by Soniah Kamal, a retelling of Pride and Prejudice in Pakistan. No spoilers. The Bennets are the Binnats, Fitzwilliam Darcy is Valentine Darsee and Bingles is Fahad “Bungles” Bingla in the world SoniahContinue reading Book Review of Unmarriageable by Soniah Kamal: Pride and Prejudice in Pakistan
I binge-watched a show after ages! For three nights, I was up till the wee hours of the night and thoroughly enjoyed all ten episodes. Here is my review of Churails on Zee5. No spoilers. Churails is written and directed by Asim Abbasi and I been a fan since watching Cake the Film. The showContinue reading Review of Churails on Zee5: No Bechari Women Here!
I love Faiza Iftikhar dramas for their strong female characters, wit and male characters who are not total idiots! One of my most favourite Pakistani dramas “Aangan” is written by Faiza Iftikhar. “Bandhay eik dor se” being aired these days is also written by her and is showing promise with its real characters. Faiza IftikharContinue reading List of Faiza Iftikhar Dramas You Must Watch!
Mehreen Jabbar is an extremely talented director and I have enjoyed her work for the Pakistan drama and film industry. Here is a list of nine Mehreen Jabbar dramas to watch, if you haven’t already. These are the multi-serial ones and not her telefilms or movies. Will do another post for those. There are aContinue reading 9 Mehreen Jabbar Dramas to Watch!
In this post I have compiled a list of Pakistani dramas to watch with your kids. These will help improve Urdu language skills of your children. For those who live outside of South Asia when you watch Pakistani dramas with your kids, you also introduce them to culture, traditions and family values from the region.Continue reading Pakistani Dramas to Watch With Your Kids
Sharing the Invisible Influence book review, the amazing book by Jonah Berger that shares insights into how human behavior is shaped. Continue reading Invisible Influence Book Review: 6 Great Insights From the Book
A run down of new Pakistani dramas 2018 that i’m watching these days along with a quick review of each story. What are you watching?Continue reading New Pakistani Dramas 2018: What I Am Watching These Days
Sharing easy tips on how to put together a Mary Poppins costume at home and dress up as the most beloved nanny in the world!Continue reading Mary Poppins Costume: How to Put it Together at Home Easily
Sharing a super easy slime recipe that uses only three ingredients and guarantees hours of fun for your children as they play or store it for later.Continue reading Easy Slime Recipe: Using Only 3 Ingredients!