The Week Bureau

The contributor for Republica.

Making a statement

Published On: December 27, 2019 11:11 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Monika Shrestha is a model and student of fashion design. For her first-ever official shoot, the 21-year-old collaborated with DS Collections. Since then, she has worked with many professional photographers and brands such as Lane 88, One Tree Stop, Nepacraft, Anthropose, Lakhey Nepal, Mheecha, Yuresha, and AP Couture to name a few.

Travelling Careers From Here to There

Published On: December 27, 2019 11:08 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

It’s a saddening truth that most of our tempest, travel-loving hearts often have to be silenced. Whether it’s family responsibilities or demanding jobs that don’t give out vacations, we can’t have everything we want. Or can we? Here’s a way you can get the best of both worlds. Chase after jobs where travel is a mandatory. This way, you’ll be visiting all the places you want to go and be earning at the same time. Contrary to popular belief, there are more than one or two of those professions available within your grasp.

Magical morning pages

Published On: December 27, 2019 10:35 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Waking up and writing down your thoughts and ideas first thing in the morning sounds like the last thing anyone would want to do.

Homemade drinks to keep you warm this winter

Published On: December 27, 2019 09:30 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

With the weather temperature decreasing every day, we all wish to drink a cup of steaming drink that will keep you warm. Instead of the usual tea and coffee, why not try out a few new drinks that taste good and have additional health benefits as well.

What was your highlight of 2019?

Published On: December 27, 2019 09:22 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

As another year comes to an end, most people think about their high points and low points from the year. For some, this might’ve been a very good and fulfilling year. For others, it might’ve been the exact opposite. Here, a few people tell The Week all about their year and what it brought in their lives.

Ingredients you should have in your skincare

Published On: December 27, 2019 08:59 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Because skin is a sensitive organ - especially that of your face, you should be careful while picking out products to use on it. Because everyone has a different type of skin with different issues, every skin has a specific requirement (from skincare) to settle those issues.

Celebrating Nepali brands

Published On: December 20, 2019 01:53 PM NPT By: The Week Bureau

In the past few years we have seen a surge in the #MadeInNepal movement where producers and consumers alike are supporting locally made products and doing their best to give further momentum to this movement as well as shed more light on its importance in preserving the culture and fueling our economy.

Do you remember your first crush?

Published On: December 20, 2019 10:17 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Most people take crushes lightly. You have a crush on someone today but once you realize it isn’t going anywhere, you move on. But everyone remembers and has interesting stories about their first crush. Here, we hear ‘first crush’ stories from a few people. Unsurprisingly, for most of them, it happened during their school years.

Say goodbye to clutter

Published On: December 13, 2019 11:25 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

A lot of times we only think about keeping and managing our belongings by using the floor space that makes the room feel smaller than it actually is and also way more congested.

Building a functional and fashionable wardrobe

Published On: December 13, 2019 11:16 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Ever looked at your wardrobe overflowing with clothes but still felt like you had nothing decent to wear? You’re not alone. A lot of us buy and keep lots of clothes but when it comes to getting ready and curating a perfect outfit, we can’t seem to find anything that looks good. This is probably a sign that you need to clear out and restock your wardrobe.

Things to do every time you travel

Published On: December 13, 2019 11:08 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Traveling is always a rewarding experience but it can be even more fulfilling if you follow some basic unwritten rules. Here The Week gives you five important tips that can make your next trip so much better than your last.

Where would you live if you could live anywhere in the world?

Published On: December 13, 2019 10:54 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

All of us know have this idea of a perfect place where we would like to live someday. For some, that place might be in laps of the mountains in Switzerland and for others, it could be by the sea in Pondicherry. We all have our reasons for wanting to live where we want to. It could be the cultural influence of the place, the food it is famous for, or simply the fact that we like what we have seen in photos.

Supporting women-led businesses

Published On: December 6, 2019 08:57 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Many buildings that once used to be durbars and palaces around Kathmandu are being renovated and utilized for different purposes these days. While a majority of them house government offices, Baber Mahal Revisited is an oddity that is being operated as a commercial complex with a bunch of stores and restaurants within its premises. Everything Nepali, a concept store that was launched early this year by Deeptangshu Thapa and Prasanna Basnet, is one of the many stores within the vibrant space.

When did you first feel like an adult?

Published On: December 6, 2019 08:23 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

As kids, we all wanted to grow up and become “adults”. And then we did. We never really realized it till we were doing things that we had always seen the “adults” in our lives do. But we have all had a particular moment in our lives when we felt like we have grown up and become an “adult” like we always wanted to. The Week asked some people to recall when they first felt like an adult.

Keeping your bathroom clean and fresh

Published On: November 29, 2019 12:29 PM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Have you ever felt a certain unpleasant smell was coming from your bathroom even when it looks clean? Or did you recently just notice a stain that wasn’t there before on your bathroom tiles? Bathrooms tend to be a little tricky when it comes to cleanliness and smell in comparison to the other rooms. But this doesn’t mean it’s impossible to keep it looking fresh and smelling good. Here are some tips and tricks you could use to keep your bathroom in good condition.

Live the good life

Published On: November 29, 2019 12:19 PM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Life might sometimes seem like an endless loop of eat, work, sleep, and repeat but that in no way means it has to feel boring and uninspiring. Often times, we look for ways to keep ourselves cheerful and feeling motivated but it’s not always possible or wallet friendly to go shopping or on a vacation every time you feel low. Instead, what you could do is infuse a little cheer into your everyday lives. Here are eight ways to live the good life.

Good Reads

Published On: November 29, 2019 10:08 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Good Reads

Travel photography tips and tricks

Published On: November 29, 2019 09:26 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Travel and photography have become almost synonymous in today’s world. Taking pictures to document your travels has become a norm, so much so that cameras have become a travel essential just like your passport and ticket. As each place we visit has its own culture, cuisine, and traditions, you need to be able to capture the uniqueness of the particular place that you are visiting.

Give your home a facelift

Published On: November 22, 2019 11:56 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Your home is an extension of your personality and how you choose to set it up and decorate it can tell a lot about you as a person. However, we, as people, are always changing and evolving and it’s unfair that our décor stays the same, unless it’s time to move. Here are some ways you can give your home a facelift every now and then.

Get organized

Published On: November 22, 2019 11:49 AM NPT By: The Week Bureau

Whip your home into shape by following these five tried and tested ways