What if I told you that the Maybelline Company was founded by a 19-year-old young man? I know, it's incredible. This guy, namely Thomas Lyle Williams, created Maybelline in 1915. It all began with his older sister, Maybel, who singed her lashes and brows in a kitchen stove fire. She used a mixture of Vaseline … Continue reading Vintage Ads From Forever Ago: Maybelline
Throughout my childhood and teenage life, journaling has always been a part of me. A part of my self-growth and it’s a great therapy too (apart from reading, of course!) I could still remember what was written on the first page of my very first journal, which remains to be a guarded secret! According to … Continue reading Why You Should Keep A Journal?
Zaman remaja saya bukan di era 80-an tetapi saya tahu benda apa yang paling ‘hip’ pada masa itu. Sony Walkman. Sony Walkman merupakan satu-satunya teknologi pada masa itu yang membolehkan mereka mendengar lagu-lagu best, di mana-mana sahaja. Pemain kaset Sony ini juga sangat mudah digunakan dan boleh dijadikan aksesori fesyen pula tu. Jadi, sesiapa yang … Continue reading Peristiwa Yang Mengubah Dunia: Sony Walkman Yang Pertama
The bookmobile is believed to have been originated from Warrington, England in the late 1850s. Thanks to these four-wheelers, the people from remote villages and city suburbs have unlimited access to books. It began as a horse-drawn cart with over 12,000 books in store for its first year of service. Alas, most places have discontinued … Continue reading Vintage Files: Bookmobiles of The Past
Peristiwa yang mengubah dunia: Pembunuhan Archduke Franz Ferdinand dan isterinya.
As I'm coloring, my mind is racing with other thoughts. Thoughts after thoughts and they drag me to a darker place. How often do you hear about someone who's actually doing what she/he likes? A particular quote keeps on popping up. It says, "make your passion your paycheck." And there's another one. "If you don't … Continue reading What gives life a meaning?
Please note that these are the most beautiful English words in my opinion. Since the word 'beautiful' itself is very subjective, I'm sure you have a list of your own too. 🙂 So, let's begin with mine, shall we? 10. Elixir: A good potion. 09. Fugacious: Fleeting. 08. Demure: Shy and reserved. 07. Dulcet: Sweet, … Continue reading 10 Most Beautiful English Words