Welcome to The PhDream

Over the past few years, I have been fortunate enough to find a career path that I truly enjoy and will allow me to make my mark in the world. Currently, I am in my second year of my PhD program at Wayne State University where I am studying health and social psychology with a […]

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Find out how to share your story here!

Hi there! Welcome to the Feature Friday page: a platform for people in the community to share their personal experiences and thoughts on topics. The purpose of this movement is to encourage people to step outside your comfort zone. If you are interested, please fill out this form! How it all began: I started a […]

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Feature Friday – Saving the Earth: The Last Straw – Fadumo Ali

The Earth is our only home, and we should treat it as such. Massive amounts of plastic waste are being poured into the oceans every year, to be exact eight million tons of plastic. Straws only make up a small portion of this waste a year, but they pose intense dangers to the wildlife. Straws […]

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May Sephora Play Box

Tadaaaaaa here’s what I got in my May Box: CAUDALIE Vinosource Moisturizing Sorbet What it is: A bestselling oil-free, ultra-lightweight soothing and hydrating gel-cream. Solutions for: – Dryness – Dullness and uneven texture – Fine lines and wrinkles Suggested Usage: -Apply Vinosource Moisturizing Sorbet morning and evening on face and neck after Vinosource S.O.S. Thirst-Quenching […]

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Feature Friday: Not Good Enough – Tahmid Chowdhury

To escape the imprisonment of King Minos of Crete, Daedalus fashioned two pairs of wings out of wax and feathers for himself and his son – Icarus. Before their flight to freedom, Daedalus warned Icarus not to fly too close to the sun, nor too close to the sea. If Icarus got too close to […]

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May Ipsy Bag

I tried the whole youtube video thing and realized its just a lot of work for someone who is basically working full time as a student, teaching, researching, etc. So, I’ve reverted back to my old ways! If you are interested in a beauty subscription, click here! Feel free to comment or message me with any questions […]

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April Sephora Play Box

For this beauty post I actually created my first youtube video! It is just a start and I’m still learning the ropes, but you gotta start somewhere. I’m realizing how much effort goes into filming and editing these videos and have a higher degree of respect for youtubers! It is hard to get the camera […]

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Feature Friday: Living with In-Laws – Yusra Jafferany Khan

I have had a lot of people ask me to write about this. This is quite a personal topic so I’ve hesitated for a while. Judgements on decisions like these are plentiful, but alas, here are my honest thoughts. Again, DISCLAIMER: These are just my thoughts, my personal opinions and my personal decisions. Whatever has worked for me/works […]

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April Ipsy Bag

Soo…. I really tried to record and make a video out of testing these products but some things came out blurry and it was pretty much a fail. I’m trying again with my Sephora Play Box so lets see what happens! Anyways, here are the deetz on the products I received this month. THEORIE HAIR […]

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