Loco – On Tapa the Karachi Food Scene

Warning: This restaurant review may contain some unnecessary food puns. Read at your own risk. Name: Loco Location: Lane 11, Khayaban-e-Muslim Cuisine: Spanish/Mexican Average price: PKR 2000-2200 per head including tapas, main course and drink My favourite items: Carne Asada Taco, Orange and Banana Sangria Drawbacks: Tiny seating area (reserve a table before showing up) Service: Good Overall rating: ★★★★★ Despite the nearly…

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DIY: Upcycled Pencil Holder

There are certain things in life that compel you to ask the question “where have you been all my life?”. I think it’s safe to say that, for me, washi tape is one of them. I may never have discovered this obsession fondness, if a friend hadn’t recently gifted me a stationery set containing one…

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October Monthaversary Giveaway

So, the past couple of months have been head spinningly (is that a thing?) busy. I’ve started another job along with the blog and it’s proved to be a lot more demanding than I anticipated. Not in a bad way, though. Just that I’m still struggling to regain my balance in life. I’m also learning that…

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Malta: Visa Info for Pakistanis + Photo Diary

In case my last post wasn’t convincing enough to make you want to visit Malta (good thing I didn’t pursue a career in law, amiright), I’m hoping this one will do the trick. For those who WERE convinced and asked me about the visa etc. here’s some quick info before I get to the photo…

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3-Ingredient Nutella Mug Cake

Here’s a quick fact to demonstrate my borderline obsession with cake: I’m stuffing my face with cheesecake as I write this. Now that I’ve satisfied my penchant for oversharing, let us proceed (feel free to do your own bit of oversharing in the comments; wouldn’t want you to read this without having the option to…

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Eid + August Monthaversary Giveaway

August is about to end and you know what that means – it’s giveaway time! This one is also going to be my Eid present to you. And by “you”, I mean whoever wins this (and whoever is reading this). So, of course, I wanted it to be a little more special than usual. Therefore,…

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TV Show To Binge Watch: Atypical

TV Show: Atypical IMDb Rating: 8.4 Rotten Tomatoes: 80% Atypical comes from the creator of How I Met Your Mother (which I initially found hilarious but which gradually became frustrating to the point that I wanted to throw all types of things at the TV while it was on) and The Goldbergs (which never quite…

Truck Art Inspired Nails

Remember when I did these pop art nails and talked about the kind-of-complicated nail art idea I had been wanting to do? This is it. Tbh, I don’t think I was quite ready to do the idea justice in terms of my skillset (or lack thereof), but I decided to go ahead and fling the…