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2017 is the year Pink has gone Viral!

2017 is the year Pink has gone Viral!

2017 is the year Pink has gone Viral   From the street fashion bloggers to our own celebrities here and across the border ………. 2017

7 Din Mohabbat In: Review of an Awful Debacle

7 Din Mohabbat In: Review of an Awful Debacle

With quite a list of Movies being released in Lollywood this Eid ul Fitr it is of course a choice for anyone to choose what

A Force To Be Reckoned With! Nazneen Tariq Khan | Influencers Review

A Force To Be Reckoned With! Nazneen Tariq Khan | Influencers Review

For anyone who goes on around Karachi you would know Nazneen Tariq Khan at sight as she is part of the happening crowd around the

A High Protein Shake Full of Anti Oxidants! | International Cuisine

A High Protein Shake Full of Anti Oxidants! | International Cuisine

Ingredients: Milk; 2 mugs Cinnamon powder; half a tablespoon Unsweetened dark chocolate; 1 and a half table spoons Coffee; 1 and a half table spoons

A Laugh Riot! Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety | A Review

A Laugh Riot! Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety | A Review

The very landscape of relationships has changed over the last decade and concepts like romance and the evolution of the word girlfriend all attest to

A Letter for your Valentine

A Letter for your Valentine

  There are dozens of gift ideas abounding all around because it is Valentines and everyone is looking for that oh so special gift to

A little Pizzaz for the Men!

A little Pizzaz for the Men!

Just came back from Humayun Alamgir’s 10 year celebration that also saw the launch of his couture studio. A star studded affair attended by lots

A much needed Stress Management Prog!

A much needed Stress Management Prog!

Consultants for our Future World   Wow and that is about all I can say! I was invited by COFW a couple days back to come

A Pakistani Girl’s Guide to Rocking a Hat!

A Pakistani Girl’s Guide to Rocking a Hat!

Well let’s face it the only kinda hats a girl gets to wear in Pakistan is the Sindhi variety and then that too raises quite

A Playlist of Micheal Jacksons Hits!

A Playlist of Micheal Jacksons Hits!

If Michael Jackson the King of Pop and a celebrity so big that his estate is well over a Billion USD today (still making Money)

A Quick Home Cooked Achar! Let’s Try Pickles – A Desi Recipe!

A Quick Home Cooked Achar! Let’s Try Pickles – A Desi Recipe!

So yeah. I’ve actually done the home made pickles routine with my mom and grand ma once and I know what a big long winding

A Review of CFU Karachi

A Review of CFU Karachi

And all I’d been hearing about these past few weeks was how great the food at this newly opened Steak Place CFU was. Before you

A Review of The Pink Tree Company!

A Review of The Pink Tree Company!

I had the great opportunity of meeting up with Mohsin and Hadia of the Pink Tree Company today. Since there is a big fat family

A slushy Lemonade for Iftar!

A slushy Lemonade for Iftar!

In Ramadan the most important part of the Iftar Feast is the choice of the drink you choose to serve. Most families have preferences like

A Stay at Hotel Elites Nathiagali: A Travalogue Review!

A Stay at Hotel Elites Nathiagali: A Travalogue Review!

So we started our journey from Johar town at 6 am sharp after enjoying a heavy breakfast  of “desi ghee ka paratha” and double yolk

A Wafiza or Tasbeeh for Prosperity

A Wafiza or Tasbeeh for Prosperity

ProsperityWazifa ProsperityTasbeeh   Allah SWT the Gracious Almighty in his wisdom sees fit to bestow us with whichever bounty he so desires. However we as

About Me

About Me

If you ask me to tell you about me I would say that first and foremost I am a mom and then yes I am

About Team Tvinkal

About Team Tvinkal

We value all the Feedback received from our customers. Please write to us on info@tvinkal.com if you have any queries, comments, suggestions or have anything

Travalogue: Abu Dhabi

Travalogue: Abu Dhabi

Glittering lights, Glamorous malls, Happening parties and Fast cars, Dubai epitomes the ultimate in Luxury Lifestyle. The ultimate travel destination of the world, Dubai has

Acceptance: British Royal Family and Meghan Markle

Acceptance: British Royal Family and Meghan Markle

And the most eligible Royal Bachelor in the world Prince Harry of the United Kingdom has chosen Meghan Markle to be his spouse. What’s so

Age is just a Number!

Age is just a Number!

One is always beautiful as Age is just a Number! I change my hair color at least twice a year! A big shout out to

Aloe Vera on the Hair

Aloe Vera on the Hair

So hair is always our redeeming asset and a lovely head full will always make heads turn. There are lots of natural remedies that can

Aloo Keema Anyone?

Aloo Keema Anyone?

 Aloo Keema Anyone? And surely we go on a quest for new dishes to cook and feed to those we love with our experiments. Feeding

An Adventure with Plum Hair

An Adventure with Plum Hair

An Adventure with Plum Hair   Yeah Yeah I know I talk about my hair a little too much but you’ve got to admit that

An Easy Peasy Moroccan Chicken Recipe

An Easy Peasy Moroccan Chicken Recipe

Moroccan Chicken Recipe Ingredients Chicken breasts 1/2 kg Lemon juice 3 to 4 tbps Yoghurt 4 tbps Chopped garlic 1 tbsp Chopped onion 1 medium

An Easy to Make, Milkshake!

An Easy to Make, Milkshake!

Since the start of Ramadan, my mother had constantly been nagging me to make the gigantic mug of milkshakes that my family would have in

An introduction to Tvinkal

An introduction to Tvinkal

An Itroduction to Tvinkal  

And who should I choose to be my Valentine?

And who should I choose to be my Valentine?

And who should I choose to be my Valentine?   Ask this question of anyone and every man and woman will take the name of

Anjeer Bites

Anjeer Bites

I don’t know about any of you but I love Anjir and that oh so awesome Anjeer and dry fruit Halwa that you get in

Annual Flower Show Clifton Karachi – Another Social Diary Collection

Annual Flower Show Clifton Karachi – Another Social Diary Collection

I’ve brought to you another brilliant Social Diary Collection as the Annual Flower Show Clifton Karachi! I’ve always missed the brilliant Flower Beds along every

SciFi Movie: Antman and Wasp | A Review

SciFi Movie: Antman and Wasp | A Review

An avid SciFi fan there is hardly a movie I don’t watch especially if it’s a Marvel or DC product. However the bar now has

Arafah Day

Arafah Day

ArafahDay   The Day of Arafah, 9th Zilhujj when the Alhajj gather on the Mound of Arafah is considered one of the most important rites

Arshman Naeem-Another Pakistani Prodigy!

Arshman Naeem-Another Pakistani Prodigy!

And another little one from Pakistan makes waves. This time it’s Arshman Naeem, a twelve year old who sang Atif Aslam’s song Dil Diyan Galliyan

Assistance for People with Special Needs

Assistance for People with Special Needs

Today at lunch I was seated next to this amazing lady who when asked about her occupation replied by saying that she is an Occupational

Attending the Q Mobile Hum Style Awards 2017

Attending the Q Mobile Hum Style Awards 2017

Handpaintedsari Aldo Armani   At the Q Mobile Hum Style awards I donned a hand painted Saree in a deep navy and sea green with

Banana Ice Cream

Banana Ice Cream

Banana Ice Cream   Absolutely the most fabulous, quick and easy recipe I have found on the net! It’s a one ingredient ice cream that

Beauty and the Beast Movie – A Review

Beauty and the Beast Movie – A Review

So tonight my daughter and I went to see Beauty and The Beast! Not necessary to mention that we were both super excited at the

Beauty Trends: A Newly Discovered Facial | Product Reviews

Beauty Trends: A Newly Discovered Facial | Product Reviews

So TnG is my go to place for facials. But recently while getting a hair color change I availed facial at Aphey the Stylists studio.

Best Iftar and Dinner Deals in Karachi 2018

Best Iftar and Dinner Deals in Karachi 2018

And here we are with the second part of the Best Iftar Deals in Karachi! You can find our initial post here as below: Iftar

Bold Dress Socks.. The Do’s and Dont’s!

Bold Dress Socks.. The Do’s and Dont’s!

Dress socks are having what we call in fashion “a moment”. What used to be a really boring, traditional category is now totally lit. Men no

Bollywood Movie | Race 3: A Review

Bollywood Movie | Race 3: A Review

I didn’t go in expecting much except Sallu Bhai and I am serious… With the larger than life Salman Khan one is not likely to

Brand Intro

Brand Intro

I gave a lot of thought to the name that I wanted to put on my clothing business. And when I finally decided to give

Cake to be sent in to the Oscars!

Cake to be sent in to the Oscars!

The news is just in! Cake is being sent in to the Oscars 2019 as Pakistan’s nomination in the category of a foreign movie. We

Cakelets  (A Review)

Cakelets (A Review)

Cakelets | A Review   And today I am writing a review of a homemade dessert business based in Karachi that was discovered by my

Celebrating a 100,000 Visitors!

Celebrating a 100,000 Visitors!

We are celebrating a 100,000 Visitors! Tvinkal started as a fun time project where I shared my opinions on a platform! Today in less than

Celebrating Women’s Day

Celebrating Women’s Day

Today, i.e. on March 8th 2018, the world is celebrating Women’s day and Pakistan too is doing so with aplomb. We are celebrating our women of

Cherry Yogurt Recipe

Cherry Yogurt Recipe

I’m sharing an easy Cherry Yogurt recipe below which will become a go to for your family in the month of Ramadan. Considering the heat

Chicken Cashew Nuts

Chicken Cashew Nuts

Chicken Cashew Nuts Sharing my Daughters fav food with you. Don’t know if this is a Thai dish or a Chinese one. I just sort

Chicken in White Sauce and Garlic Rice

Chicken in White Sauce and Garlic Rice

Today I am sharing with you a recipe that is a hot fav of my family and which I cook pretty often because it is

Chicken Vegetables with Almonds | A Recipe

Chicken Vegetables with Almonds | A Recipe

A Recipe for: Chicken Vegetables with Almonds:   Hello there Readers. Today I am giving you another easy peasy recipe that I’ve sort of made

Clean Snacking!

Clean Snacking!

Salads are nutritious they are healthy and they are a must have. But I’ve always considered the greens and especially the leafy ones a lot

Clients

Clients

Willa Hafiz is one of our star clients. She owns an online beauty business and is a LUMs Graduate.   Search Keywords: Clients | WillaHafiz

Cocaine Godmother

Cocaine Godmother

Last night I saw Cocaine Godmother starring the gorgeous Catherine Zeta-Jones which was essentially made as a movie to be premiered on TV Based on

Coke Fest: Karachi!

Coke Fest: Karachi!

Coke Fest: Karachi! It’s finally happening in Karachi for the first time and it couldn’t be more exciting! Bringing you a weekend full of entertainment

Collection

Collection

COMING SOON!

Coming Soon!

Coming Soon!

Trends   Being the woman with a Shoe Fetish when I saw the Coming soon Aldo sign in DolmenMall Clifton this week my spirits naturally

Date night Ideas for Valentines

Date night Ideas for Valentines

So a couple of days are left and mostly the men and some women are scrambling to make reservations for the valentines night dinner. With

Dead Pool 2: A Review

Dead Pool 2: A Review

Wanted to see this one on the opening weekend but what with Ramadan and work and Exams it was impossible! But hey my 7 year

Denim on Denim: The Big Trend

Denim on Denim: The Big Trend

DeminOnDemin | Trends   Denim has always been the go to for any Fashionista’s wardrobe. From dressing it up with heels and a jacket to

Desi Recipe: Brains in Gravy

Desi Recipe: Brains in Gravy

A shift away from the usual Brain Masala this dish always wows. Enjoy!   Ingredients: Brains: 6 Oil: Half Cup Small Onion Half: Chopped Turmeric

Dinner in the Sky! | An Event Review!

Dinner in the Sky! | An Event Review!

Dinner in the Sky! When I received an invite to come explore the concept of Dinner in Sky which is being brought to Pakistan I

DIY Infused Water

DIY Infused Water

DIY Infused Water Detox water has been all the rage since the last half decade or so. Some say it flushes toxins and some say

Double Cleanse | Beauty & Skin Care Tips

Double Cleanse | Beauty & Skin Care Tips

Nothing is more beautiful than a healthy, glowing skin. Contrary to popular belief, glowing skin is more than mere genetics. It is also and actually

Driving from Karachi to Lahore! A Travalogue Experience!

Driving from Karachi to Lahore! A Travalogue Experience!

Hello people, this is our first write up for this blog and we hope you folks will like it. Let me start by introducing ourselves,

Dude Shoes

Dude Shoes

So the post today is about men’s shoes …… It is at a tangent from what I usually write but it just occurred to me

Dunkirk

Dunkirk

A visual delight from Christopher Nolan the writer/ director of Interstellar, Dunkirk is a historical take on the actual event that took place on the

Eid Clothes anyone? A Review of Irum Fawad Designs

Eid Clothes anyone? A Review of Irum Fawad Designs

Today I went over to the studio of Irum Fawad to pick up a kurta or two and had a chance to see her entire range

Eid Files: Easiest Mutton Karahi Recipe

Eid Files: Easiest Mutton Karahi Recipe

Eid Files: Easiest Mutton Karahi Recipe   Namkeen Eid and Karahi go hand in hand girls and today I am sharing my mom’s super quick

Eid Files: Kitchen Savvy Makeup

Eid Files: Kitchen Savvy Makeup

I grew up in a close knit family and every Eid was a house full of guests at Brunch, Hi Tea and Dinner. Was kind

Event Review: Epic Red Carpet Fails IIFA 2017 | Social Diary

Event Review: Epic Red Carpet Fails IIFA 2017 | Social Diary

Where I think the Bollywood divas have progressively evolved in terms of their red carpet appearances there are still some epic failures where they try

Evening Makeup Tutorial

Evening Makeup Tutorial

EveningMakeupTutorial   Dear Readers, Along with this post I have attached a makeup tutorial I did a few weeks back. This tutorial is about evening

Extreme Hair Care | Beauty Tips Discussions!

Extreme Hair Care | Beauty Tips Discussions!

So I grew up with knee length tresses and a braid thick, long and black brown. Back when I was a teen coloring hair wasn’t

Fanney Khan: A Movie Review

Fanney Khan: A Movie Review

Fanney Khan: A Movie Review How can anyone miss a movie that has Aishwarya Rai Bachan and Anil Kapoor as leads? Not me at least

Favorite Tunes from Nazia Hassan! | First Pakistani Female Pop Icon!

Favorite Tunes from Nazia Hassan! | First Pakistani Female Pop Icon!

Need I say anything about the iconic Nazia Hassan? That beautiful soul who took our side of the world, here and across the border, with

Feeling blue this Valentine’s day?

Feeling blue this Valentine’s day?

Feeling blue this Valentine’s day?   True that Allah has made us in pairs. Even truer is the fact that we are hardwired to accept

Film: Teefa In Trouble Trending! | Pakistani Movie Review

Film: Teefa In Trouble Trending! | Pakistani Movie Review

And here we are with yet another feather in the cap of the much anticipated soon to be released Teefa in Trouble! It seems its

Finally! The much awaited Aldo is here

Finally! The much awaited Aldo is here

And finally the much awaited opening of Aldo happened.   I was invited to a preview Shoppers Experience and the Launch on Saturday! A star studded

First Pakistani Movie Ever Made! | Review

First Pakistani Movie Ever Made! | Review

We grew up amidst the stigma of vulgar Pushto and Punjabi movies surrounding our Film Industry and where our parents would wistfully talk about the

First Transgender News Castor in Pakistan | Influencers!

First Transgender News Castor in Pakistan | Influencers!

Another day in Pakistan that proves that we are not the backward monsters we are made out to be! Kohinoor Television aired its regular news

First Woman Rapper to Make History on BillBoard Hot100! | Cardi B: A Celebrity

First Woman Rapper to Make History on BillBoard Hot100! | Cardi B: A Celebrity

Belcalis Marlenis Almanzar better known as Cardi B is an American rapper who’s active years are from 2015 to present time. Cardi B is a sensational

Fish Pie

Fish Pie

FishPie Today I am sharing a recipe which has been a favorite of my family for the longest time and has been passed down to

Fried Chicken

Fried Chicken

Fried Chicken ranks very high up in my food dictionary. Therefore it is no surprise that I have a recipe or two for it up

Garlic Cheese Dip

Garlic Cheese Dip

Garlic Cheese Dip   Oh we all love fried stuff whether it is kebabs or fries, samosas, pakoras or tempuras! I atleast just love to

GeoStorm

GeoStorm

As a hard core Sci-Fi buff I just had to see GeoStorm even though it was constantly being branded as a GeoLaugh! But the promo

Gharo

Gharo

Gharo   If you like to drive and if your kids enjoy a ride….. Sorry that came out wrong! Our kids want us to pile

Glittery Looks! Part 1 (Lips)

Glittery Looks! Part 1 (Lips)

DesiMakeUp   As it happens on the Paris and New York runways, trends are set and they trickle down from there first into the Fashion

Glittery Looks! Part 2 (Eyes)

Glittery Looks! Part 2 (Eyes)

DesiMakeUp   So here we are at Glittery Eye Festive Looks at the end of 2017! This post is Part 2 of a series of

Glittery Looks! Part 3 (Cheekbones)

Glittery Looks! Part 3 (Cheekbones)

DesiMakeup   And now for the third part of the glitter Makeup trends! The trend which is most incorporated in the west and perhaps least

Glittery Looks! Part 4 (Hair)

Glittery Looks! Part 4 (Hair)

DesiMakeUp   And Finally the last and my most fav Glitter Makeup part! Glitter on the Hair! Read on and don’t forget to leave your

The Golden Globe Acceptance Speech of Oprah

The Golden Globe Acceptance Speech of Oprah

Oprah Winfrey the beloved American ideal and self-made billionaire powerhouse was the recipient of the Golden Globes’ annual Cecil B. DeMille award for lifetime achievement.

How I got rid of my Sugar Cravings!

How I got rid of my Sugar Cravings!

How I got rid of my Sugar Cravings!     Sweet tooth anyone?! Tired of binging on sweet calorie bombs and ruining a carefully thought out

Guardians of the Galaxy | Movie Review

Guardians of the Galaxy | Movie Review

Another Marvel Universe. Another group of memorable comic characters and yet another great movie! The endearing quality of the original were the inane but very

Guest Blogger: Potato Salad | An International Cuisine Recipe

Guest Blogger: Potato Salad | An International Cuisine Recipe

Ingredients: 2 nestle yogurt (blue box sweetened) 1 tsp heaped garlic finely chopped n crushed 1 tsp mustard paste 3 eggs hard-boiled cut in cubes

Half Girlfriend | Bollywood Movie Review

Half Girlfriend | Bollywood Movie Review

So another Bollywood flick which I always protest I no longer see due to Patriotic reasons but since my friends dragged me to one Phillauri.

Happiness and I

Happiness and I

We spend our lives looking for happiness. The paths we choose might be different or the ways in which we seek it might vary from

Having Trouble Going to the Washroom?!

Having Trouble Going to the Washroom?!

Everyone’s been there at some point in their lives when going to the washroom is stressful and difficult due to a change in lifestyle or

Head Bands Trend 2018

Head Bands Trend 2018

All throughout last year there were some comebacks here or there of this 90’s fad! Primarily in the form of cat ears that was the

Healthy Rosy Lips

Healthy Rosy Lips

Lips are probably our most visible facial feature after our eyes and in today’s world of stress and pollution keeping your body healthy inside out

The Highest Grossing Pakistani Movie of all Times!

The Highest Grossing Pakistani Movie of all Times!

The Highest Grossing Pakistani Movie of all Times! We certainly loved PunjabNahiJaungi Heck I still got the music on my playlist but the announcements being

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