Here’s a complete low-down on all that caught our editor’s eye the past week. What tickles your fancy ?
The Kitchen Front: A Novel
By Jennifer Ryan
You’ll feel like you stepped back in time with this historical fiction set in WWII Britain. Four women from very different walks of life compete in a cooking competition to become a presenter on the BBC, and learn a lot about themselves — and each other — along the way. It’s uplifting, a little scandalous and even includes recipes so you can cook along with them.
Snooze in Style!
We are absolutely loving this gorgeous light as air pajama sets which bring a lot of comfort to your napping goals. After a long and tiring day, all you need is to wind down and soak in some quality ‘me’ time. And what better way to do that than to don these amazing, fresh and vibrant looking pajama sets. There’s so much to offer and look into. Check out these great designs from @letscatnap and give a refreshing new meaning to what soaking in the goodness of your own company actually means.
Inspired! Mahira Khan to play Lt Gen Nigar Johar in upcoming biopic
Last year in June, Major General Nigar Johar made history by becoming the first female officer to be promoted to the rank of lieutenant general owing to her spectacular performance in different leadership and administrative appointments/roles. Now, a series highlighting her achievements is in the works, with superstar Mahira Khan playing the lead. Ek Hai Nigar will tell the tale of the Lieutenant General. Mahira, on the other hand, is ecstatic to have bagged the role. The Raees star announced the same on her social media accounts. Taking to Twitter, Mahira shared a teaser of the drama serial, Eik Hai Nigar, and penned, “Honoured to be able to play a woman I admire so much. Pakistan Army’s first female three-star General. ‘Aik Hai Nigar’ traces the life and career of Lieutenant General Nigar Johar.” We are so looking forward to this!
Indulge in Organic Spices Flavors!
Who doesn’t crave for those delicious and mouth-watering desi ghees, achars and chutneys of various kinds? At Noor Farms, indulge in some great flavors which are wholesome, delectable and coming to you all the way from some of the most fertile lands in the South of Punjab. It is becoming so rare to enjoy some organic goodness from the richness of this land. Hence it is a major win if you can savor these awesome flavors from @noorfarmproducts
Samar Khan becomes first woman cyclist to reach K2 base camp!
Samar Khan has become the only female cyclist to reach the world’s second highest mountain’s base camp. Sharing the news on Instagram, Khan confirmed that she has successfully completed the long and arduous journey to reach K2’s base camp. “After a long night of chasing oxygen and silent prayers, the morning brought me face to face with K2, with a lot of injuries & shivering cold but with magnificent sight,” wrote the cyclist. Previously, Khan who hails from Khas Dir, a town in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan, became the first woman to ride her cycle on the 4,500 meter high Biafo Glacier located in the Karakoram Mountains of Gilgit-Baltistan. What an honor and pride she is to the whole nation! More power to you Samar from the SD Team!