10 Things About Me

Hey, remember me? It’s been a minute (or two, or several thousand) since I’ve blogged and I’m not going to lie – I’ve missed it. But now that I’ve graduated university and don’t have much else to do with my life, I’ve decided to get back into the blog hustle.Read more >

My AM & PM Routine

I had been struggling a bit with writing today’s post because I couldn’t decide what I wanted to write about. So I did what I always do at times like these: I looked around at other blogs for inspiration. Through web-surfing I came across the beautiful Tenneil and thoroughly enjoyed reading herRead more >

Postcards from Mumbai

This time last week, I was crammed in an airplane seat on the way to what is known as the City of Dreams. Now I’m back home with little gold elephant trinkets and memories to last me a lifetime. I was fortunate enough to be able to spend a weekRead more >

The Ultimate Guide to Revision

The air is slowly turning crisper, the freckles on our faces are beginning to fade, and sightings of yellow buses and stationary sales are becoming more abundant, which means one thing and one thing only…back to school! I remember being younger and feeling this weird mix of both anticipation andRead more >

Confessions of a Newbie Blogger


Since it’s officially been one-and-a-half whole months since I started blogging (woohoo!), I decided to sit down today and share my thoughts on the whole shebang. I got this idea from one of my favorite bloggers, The Blissful Mind, and I loved reading what she had to say, so IRead more >

Better Books: Every Bibliophile’s Dream

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Hidden in a little basement in the heart of Salmiya is one of the jewels of Kuwait. This little space is probably my favorite in the entire country. Discovered accidently on a lazy September afternoon two years ago, I fell in love with Better Books the minute I lay my eyesRead more >

July Recap & August Goals

July. Dragged. On. I remember writing my July Goals blog post back on my old blog and being super excited for the month, but now that it’s over, all I’m thinking is good riddance. It’s not like the month was bad or anything. It’s more that time was moving way tooRead more >

The One Tip That Will Improve Your Blog Photography

One of the main reasons I decided to start a blog is because I love photography. I love how much pictures can set the tone of a website. If you have a black-and-white feed, you come off as artistic. Super colorful and saturated photos mirror excitement and energy. Pictures withRead more >

How I Lost My Entire Blog

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If you’re reading this, there’s a good chance that you’re here because of Notes from Arshi. If not, then let me give you a quick run-down: I started blogging last month under the name Notes from Arshi. I published more than 10 articles, established friendships with other bloggers, and basicallyRead more >