The most awaited festival of the year is here! You are all pumped up and excited to celebrate and have fun with your family and friends this Diwali. However, in reality Diwali doesn’t usually turns out as expected instead it turns into the exact opposite of what you’ve planned.

Believe us we’re all in the same boat. So, here are some common struggles we all go through during the festive season…

Clean your room

Dowali Expectations vs Reality

Expectation: Get rid of all the useless items and take efforts to really clean your room.

Dowali Expectations vs Reality

Reality: You are nowhere close to cleaning your room and decide to embrace all the mess around.

Getting enough sleep

Dowali Expectations vs Reality

Expectation: Get excited about all the long hours of sleep and pamper sessions you will give yourself.

Dowali Expectations vs Reality

Reality: You’re up and ready like a Bollywood diva at 6 in the morning for the Aarti.

Stick to your diet

Dowali Expectations vs Reality

Expectation: You give your mom clear instructions that oil dripping Poori and Chole is a strict no-no.

Dowali Expectations vs Reality

Reality: You end up eating everything you set your eyes on, because YOLO.

Meet friends

Dowali Expectations vs Reality

Expectation: Meet all your friends and shake a leg or two.

Dowali Expectations vs Reality

Reality: Watch another re-run of FRIENDS.

Dressing up for the Diwali party

Dowali Expectations vs Reality

Expectation: Put all the makeup tutorials you’ve watched to use and look absolutely stunning in all the #DiwaliSelfies

Dowali Expectations vs Reality

Reality: Fail miserably at trying a new makeup hack, look like a clown, cancel all plans and cry.