57 real thoughts I had on my Wedding Day

A girl has a million thoughts running through her mind on her wedding day. I tried to share some honest ones from my mind with you all…

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1. Is this a dream!!!

2. How will I look as a bride!

3. I’ll live with him forever! Yay

4. Wow, I’m gonna be an actual bride!

5. Will my wedding be instagram-worthy?

6. I’m hungry.

7. How will I stay with my lenses till tomorrow with no breaks.

8. This won’t be my home anymore.

9. Will I look pretty?

10. I’ll kill him if the baraat is late.

11. I know papa will cry a lot.

12. I should have got a trial of the makeup.

13. Will I be able to bend to touch everyone’s feet in all the heavy stuff by the end.

14. Should I be eating so much, I’ll look fat.

15. At what point while getting ready can I take off the cover and see my chooda?

16. Will the heavy gold earrings fit in my piercing. Where’s the Neosprin?

17. I have hardly got any pictures with Ushi, mummy and papa. they’re just so busy with everything and don’t even have time to be with me.

18. Hope my inbox does not burst when I get back to work in 2 days.

19. I should drink more water to make my skin glow.

20. How did I get so lucky!!

21. What if I don’t get ready on time?

22. Wish our Paris visa hadn’t got rejected..Sigh

23. I should have got some facials done to get rid of these dark circles.

23. If I drink more water, I will need to pee..

24. Where is everyone?

25. What if I fall down while walking upto the stage..

26. I’ll kill the DJ if he messes up my entry song!

27. Will the haldi really make me glow!

28. When can I even sleep next?!!

29. I didn’t even prep my emergency kit properly. What if I missed something imp huh!

30. It’s not been as stressful as I expected. Am I doing something wrong?

31. My feet still hurt from the dancing last night what fun!

32. What would Sahil be doing right now?

33. I need to find more getting ready shots on instagram and Pinterest.

34. There will be actual pheras and sindoor. Woah what!!

35. I’m excited….

36. I’m so glad all my friends are here with me!

37. Is it weird to be thinking all these random thoughts on my wedding and nothing grown up.

38. Wow I’m going to be an actual grown up married woman!

39. I should have worked out more.

40. Can I get some of that chocolate cake.

41. Am I smiling too much…

42. How will I survive till tomorrow in this heavy outfit and jewelry and lenses. But well, I do look quite pretty

43. The dal makhni was so good at the tasting we did at the venue earlier, I should get to eat all the food at my own wedding.

44. Urvashi is just off posing for the cameras and not being a good sister of the bride.

45. Sahil is super duper late already. Ugh

46. I can’t wait to spend my life with him.

47. How I’ll miss everyone 😦

48. So technically our wedding is on the 22nd and not the 21st because it will already be post midnight when the actual ceremony begins. Hmm…

49. Can’t wait to sleep away for 12 hours after all this is over. Tomorrow I shall sleep yes!

50. I’ll be married and will have a husband. My very own husband WOW !

51. The decor is perfect just as I had imagined. We finally got the mandap I had dreamt of getting married in Aah.

52. He’s looking so handsome ❤

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53. Is the bride allowed to dance on the DJ?

54. Many of the guests have already left, less people to smile at.

55. Its hard to eat with the nosepin on. But a girl gotta eat.

56. I can’t believe this is really happening..I’m taking 7 pheras like in the movies.

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57. No tears please!! Stop crying stop crying stop crying!

And so I got married, and have been smiling ever since 🙂

 

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2017 Review | Welcoming 2018 | Positive vibes

Did we just finish another year??!!!!! How is time flying soon fast ah!!

I know it sounds just so cliched but I swear I remember 1st Jan 2017 so vividly(was it not yesterday!!!), we partied, we prayed at a temple, we were hopeful of having a lovely year despite a not so lovely 2016. And now, we are at 1st Jan 2018, like seriously what is going onnnn!!!!

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Confidence – my key to freedom |  Happy 2017 !! 

I’ve always read so much about how you should love yourself first and be confident in yourself blah blah blah. I’m sure we all come across such articles a lot.

Till some time back I never really realized how much this fact is affecting my life that I , to be very frank, do not love myself !  Continue reading

My love for Journals

Hey everyone!
I’ve got quite a different post for you all today. I am a huge stationery fan/addict/junkie whatever you might like to call it. The amount of stationery I have is much much more than I or most people ‘need’. But every time I see something cute I just can’t stop myself from buying it. From cute pens, to unique mechanical pencils, to listpads and post-its with quirky quotes on them – you name it and I have it all. But today, I want to talk about the kindof journals I have and how I use them. Continue reading

BeautyfullJourney turned ‘2’!!

 

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Hey everyone!!!!! I cant believe its been 2 years of blogging already! BeautyfullJourney just turned 2 years old on 23rd june 😀 yayyyy 🙂

I couldn’t celebrate on 23rd as I was on vacation. I went to Singapore and Bali with family, it was actually for a family friend’s birthday party and we didn’t actually sightsee or anything but it was a lot of fun and I loveeeed both the places 😀 I found Singapore better than US in terms of cleanliness, safety and development!! And Bali was awesome… it was 2 days of partying and wine and cocktails and heavenly beaches ❤ I’m missing it already! But well, I got back last night full of energy now to live this difficult thing we call ‘life’ 😛 😀 I didn’t shop much, I just bought 2 bags, and a few shorts in Bali and I bought the TBS vitamin E sorbet from Singapore dutyfree, very excited to use that 😀 I also checked out the body sorbets, they are soooo awesome, I loved them, but I didn’t buy as I saw they’ve made an appearance on the US store now and I’ll definitely get them in some sale soon 😛

I felt bad I couldn’t do a giveaway of something to celebrate the 2md birthday with you guys but you know things have been tough lately, I’ll find another reason to treat you all soon 😀

It’s a been an awesome 2 years, you all have loved me so much and I really sometimes can’t believe I’ve survived so long on one hobby 😛 but I’m still as much in love with BeautyfullJourney as I was when I started out and I hope I continue it forever 😛

Keep reading what I write my friends and I promise I’ll get better 😀

Thank you everyone :*

P.S.Image from Google.

Something personal….

Hi everyone 🙂

I don’t know how many of you are aware that I have another blog – a personal one and have had it much before I started this one on beauty. I have not written there since quite some time. I never wished or tried for a lot of audience on that blog since initially I wasn’t too comfortable with sharing my thoughts with people, I just used to write to get the load off me as writing has always made me feel calm.

One such post is this – When loved ones die… where I shared my feelings when my grandmother passed away in 2011. I was extremely heartbroken. Today, if there’s anyone who I’d like to go back in the past and thank, it would be her! Now that my life is facing a few major 180 degree turns, I miss her all the more!

Also, I’ll definitely share these life changes with you once they’re 100% final!

When I saw this video that I wrote about in my previous post. I felt so touched and missed my Dadi all the more as I really wish I could have been more open about my love for her as she just went away too suddenly. So, even before L’Oreal wanted me to share information about their campaign with my readers, I knew I’d be writing about this video here as it genuinely touched me.

Who would you like to go back and thank in your life? Do share your thoughts!

My Seven Deadly Beauty Sins

This tag has been going around some blogs of late and I soooo wanted to do this but No, I wasn’t tagged by anyone for this post *sob sob*. But still I’m doing this, shameless person that I am 😛 

 

1. GREED: What is your most expensive beauty item?
MAC Mineralized Skinfinish Natural for Rs.1650. That’s the most expensive makeup item I’ve ever bought for myself.

2. WRATH: Which beauty item do you have a love/hate relationship with?
Mascara. I love the effect it has on my eyes. But I always mess up the application 😦 which in turn messes up the rest of the eye makeup.

3. GLUTTONY: What brand makes up the biggest chunk of your make up collection?
Without doubt,  Maybelline. It’s my favourite drugstore brand.

4. SLOTH: What product do you neglect to use due to laziness?
SUNSCREEN!!!! 😦

5. PRIDE: Which beauty product gives you the most confidence?
Eyeliner. Neatly tightlined eyes or bold black eyeliner or a fun coloured liner … it always makes me feel good:)

6. LUST: Which item is at the top of your beauty wish list?
Benefit How to look best at everything kit! Sigh, someone please gift meee!!! Acha ye nahi to, gift me the MAC studio fix plus powder foundation!

7. ENVY: What make up product / look looks great on others but not on yourself?
Bronzer. I end up looking like a clown when I wear it.

I tag you all to answer this fun questionnaire. You can share your answers in the comments below or on your blog and do share the link with me 🙂

Beauty tag.

I saw this tag here first  and found it quite a fun tag so here I am answering a few questions! 🙂

1. Is your hair naturally curly or straight?

My hair is wavy.

2. Do you dye it yourself or go to a salon?

Neither!

3. Do you wear the same style everyday, or do you change it?

Most of the times, I love to leave my hair open with some random accessories like clips, hairbands or I tie my hair. I’m not too experimental with my hair.

4. Do you do your own mani/pedi or go to a salon?

I mostly do my own, only on some occasions I go to the salon.

5. How often do you change your nail polish?

I change my nail paint every week or twice in a week.

6. Do you polish your toes in the winter or just the summer?

Mostly just in the summer!

7. How long does it take for you to put on makeup?

10-15minutes I guess.

8. What do you do first? Face or eyes?

Face.

9. Do you collect makeup or just buy what you need when you need it?

Umm… I hoard! 😦

10. How often do you wear false eyelashes?

I have never tried them!

11. Do you do a full face of makeup everyday?

No. just some powder, eyeliner, lip gloss.

12. Do you wear makeup when you’re home alone or with family?

No.

13. Will you leave the house without makeup?

Depends on where I am going.

14. How many high-end products do you have?

Not many. A few MAC, Inglot, Clinique…

15. Do you plan your OOTD every night or decide when you’re getting dressed?

I try to plan but end up being spontaneous mostly.

16. How often do you change your handbag?

I have a lot of handbags so I try n change them often.

17. What time do you wake up and go to sleep?

I sleep by 11-11:30 every night and I wake up 7-8 in the morning.

18. How often or when do you workout?

Very less 😦

19. Left handed or right handed?

Right handed.

20. How tall are you?

Five foot two

21. Do you speak any foreign languages?

English and French that I learnt in school.

22. How many pets do you have?

none

23. How often are you on Blogger (WordPress)?

Everyday.

24. Do you read comments posted on blogs?

Yes.

25. Do you keep a list of products to try as you see other posts?

Yes.

26. How did you come up with your blog name?

My blog’s name simply shows what I write about and wasn’t so hard to come up with!

27. What kind of camera do you use for your photographs?

Sony cybershot.

28. How often do you clean your house?

Not often 😛

29. What’s your favorite color?

Pink, purple, black, orange.

30. Do you swear?

No.

31. What are you doing with the rest of your day?

I would be in college.

Hope you had fun reading this, and I tag all of you to do this 🙂 You can write your answers in comments or if you do it on your blog, do leave a link 🙂 Have fun 🙂

Valentine’s Day….

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I am a very very romantic kindof a person. I love those clichéd things like gifting flowers, chocolates, romantic strolls, candle lit dinners. Despite all this, I don’t really believe in Valentine’s day, why do we need one day to shower love over our loved ones? And plus, this day is so highly overrated in our country where brands etc just an excuse to commercialize stuff! I have never really celebrated this day, nor do I have any plans to do so. But well, to each their own! But yeah the mushy mushy atmosphere does catch up on me too, so all in all it was a nice sweet day today, where I pampered myself 😛

A very happy Valentine’s Day to all my lovely readers! I love you all!!! ❤

So, how did you celebrate V-day? 😀

P.S. image taken from Google.