9 Phrases That Have No Place In A Relationship

When we are upset, we naturally use phrases that are engrained in our vocabulary, but some of these can be detrimental. Conversation is designed to bring you closer together and you may be using words that will tear you apart. Here are some of the worst offenders: 

These Are The 21 Best Bollywood Movies on Netflix

A few weeks ago I shared my favorite TV shows to binge on Netflix and I got a bunch of requests to share Bollywood movies on Netflix that are worth the watch. In all honesty, I’m not great at this. I haven’t watched many of the “must-see” movies on this list, but I killed it in the classic division. Bollywood movies were a big part…

Simple Nut & Date Rolls

I had no idea so many people would be interested in nut & date rolls. Okay, let’s clear one thing up – I have never liked dates. To be fair, I’ve been a pretty picky eater my entire life and I probably never even gave them a fair shot. It wasn’t until my recent adulthood that I realized how naturally sweet dates can be. They…

3 Changes To Make NOW For Your Most Productive Self

Managing a full-time job, an almost full-time job, home, and family can get overwhelming. I generally have a mini-breakdown once a week where I have to tidy my entire house before I can get anything done because even the slightest distraction will throw me off. There are a few productivity tips that I live by to make things a little less stressful and get a little…

6 Natural (& Effective) Ways to Hydrate Your Skin Almost Instantly

For as long as I can remember, I’ve always had chronically dry skin. In fact, I have vivid memories of me lying next to my mom and sister watching fantastic 90s rom-coms in bed like Runaway Bride and Miss Congeniality and my mom would use the tip of her long nails and carefully draw the letters “D-R-Y” on my legs. I couldn’t feel it, but boy could I see it. My skin was always dry, and either I was too much of a teenager to do something about it or I just didn’t know what products I truly needed to use, until now…

Home Organization Experts Swear By These 9 Amazon Finds

Are you the kind of person that gets a little too happy when you see things organized? Well, you aren’t alone. Studies show that having an organized space leads to more mental tranquility, less stress, and overall happiness. If The Container Store sounds like your personal Mecca, then this post is for you. I researched, bought, and am now sharing my nine favorite home organization…

How To (Actually) Find The Motivation To Work Out

I’ll be the first to admit that I think of every excuse that I can come up with before I have to go workout. Even after 3 years of making fitness a priority, I still find myself being a slacker and needing motivation to workout. Remember how people said that, “if you exercise constantly, you will crave a workout?” Yeah. That’s not real – at…

SPF 101: Everything You Never Knew

We all know that sunscreen is important when it comes to actually being in the sun. What’s relatively new information is that the ‘when and the why’ is much more complicated than I originally thought. Sun damage is the leading cause of aging in the skin and can lead to a myriad of different issues like scarring, brown spots, sun spots, hyperpigmentation, and melasma. In…

6 Tricks To Make Your Clothes Look More Expensive

Basic, party of one? I’m not embarrassed that I’m slightly basic when it comes to my wardrobe. Of course, I love trendy pieces and statement elements, but for the most part, my clothes aren’t expensive. I love shopping at places like H&M, ASOS, Abercrombie and even Forever 21 and SheIn on occasion. What I’ve learned is that style isn’t about the clothes themselves, rather how…

Finally A Definitive Answer On ‘Who Should Pay When You’re Dating?’

In today’s edition of “Ask Simply” I’m tackling one of the most basic dating questions: Who should pay for dates when you are dating?” As a disclaimer, I haven’t been in the dating game for years and like the world of video games, dating has completely evolved. I’m pretty much a registered dinosaur because I still remember talking to my husband on the telephone (&…

Hi, I’m Sabrina Nooruddin Molu, the charming and witty voice behind Simply Sabrina. In a city of transplants, I’m a born & bred Atlantan with a love of storytelling and an obsession with boba tea. Welcome, I hope you stay a while.