Last Minute Ideas For Mother’s Day

I don’t believe in making my mother feel special on just one day in the year but often I get so caught up in life that I forget to remind her of how much she means to me. So this Mother’s Day (9th May 2021) I plan to take out time to make my mum…

Sustainable Living| 10 ways to be “SUSTAINABLE” on the cheap!

I have been having a lot of conversations with my family and friends about leading a ‘sustainable’ lifestyle. The general opinion amongst them is that being sustainable is expensive in comparison to our normal way of living. For the longest time I had the same opinion because a lot of brands charge a premium from…

Things I Find Endearing About India

It was a hot and sweaty day today. I spent the morning hustling about in the older parts of Delhi meeting vendors. While looking for a vendor’s shop – I was lost in the many by-lanes of Old Delhi. After walking around for a few minutes – I nervously stopped to ask a bunch of…

Short Story| Intertwined Souls

Background: I wrote this story way back in 2016. I was in college and had a crush on this boy that I just couldn’t get myself to talk to. We did talk a little but I was TOO awkward to really make a move. So I wrote this story about our awkward encounters. It is…

Another Goodbye

Her stomach lurched a little as she looked out of the plane’s tiny window. The city she had called home for the last two years sped by alongside the runway. All packed up for the next adventure, excited for the unknown that awaited her. She caught fleeting glimpses from up above of the city she…

Blogger Recommendations – Part 2

I love recommending bloggers to my followers. I’m always on the look out to find new and like minded bloggers to add to my blog fam – and sometimes they are hard to come by. I did part 1 of this a few months back and decided to do a part 2 to support the…

Short Story| Of Love & Lobsters

*Reposting this for Valentine’s Day!* “Flight no.213 is now boarding from Gate No.22!“ The announcement broke her out of her reverie. She looked around to make sure her laptop bag and purse were on her. Her head seemed heavy – she decided to sleep the minute she settled into her seat on the flight. She…

Valentine’s Day – Watchlist!

Whether you are single or with someone – no one is immune to the madness that is Valentine’s day. Whether you get sucked in voluntarily or just by the sheer volume of lovey-dovey stuff shoved into your face – you’re bound to feel something on Valentine’s Day. I for one don’t believe in celebrating ‘love’…

To The One That Got Away

To The-One-That-Got-Away, It’s Valentine’s Day soon and somehow I can’t stop thinking about how we spent it together last year. It felt like destiny (to me) that first moment our eyes met. The loud music of the party ceased to ring in my ears, all I could hear was the thumping of my heart. Flushed,…

Can You Estimate the Value of Relationships?

I’ve often wondered if we can estimate the value of the many relationships we have through our lives – relationships with family, friends, partners, colleagues, your organization? How do you know if you’re getting into something that is worth your while and energy? How do we estimate the value of relationships? How much you give…