Since yesterday, my heart had a strong desire- to sing. To raise the glass high and keep the words pouring out, sing about the way I was feeling. Till recently, I was quite negative in terms of my mental bearings. I would compare myself incessantly with others, and prod myself to painful heights about how… Continue reading Counting My Blessings.
Clickbait-y sounding title aside, I wanted to write this post with a certain immediacy. But before I pour my heart out, I first want to start with my customary greeting- "A big hello to all those reading this post, and I hope you have had a great week so far!" 🙂 Now that that's out… Continue reading I Quit Instagram For A Week.
Hello, ladies and gentlemen! And welcome to yet another blog post from your resident makeup and fashion "guru". 😛 I'm going to be talking about my actual makeup and outfit that I wore on Jan 14 for Pongal. I did make a YouTube video on a makeup tutorial for this festival, in case you want… Continue reading Pongal 2018- My Outfit & Makeup
This is a quick post, because I am overwhelmed with joy and gratitude to y'all right now. I want to thank each and every one of you for making the '100 followers' count happen! This is a big milestone for me, and I promise to work harder and create awesome content for you. For each… Continue reading 100 Followers!
Hi guys, I realized I didn't wish you since 2018 begun, but here goes nothing- "Happy New Year!" I hope you all have a blessed year and joyful times ahead. Sidestepping my routine forgetfulness, I have a fun topic I thought I'd write about today. I was wondering about the things I'd have in hand… Continue reading ‘Stranded On An Island’-Five Things I’d Have.
A year ago on this very same day, I tied the knot with a formidable man. Our story of how we met is something all Indians would know of- arranged marriage. To my non-Indian friends, let me explain how this concept works. In India, it is common to have parents arrange marriages for their children… Continue reading One Year Married.
Your resident shopaholic blogger (aka me) is going the 'no spend' way, and here's why. Brace yourselves, there is a long post the size of winter ahead. STORY TIME- HOW IT BEGAN I was bitten by the shopping bug years back, back to when I was in the eighth or ninth grade. My pattern of… Continue reading A ‘No Spend’ Spree.
I have a bone to pick with Instagram. You see, I love getting sucked into that social media app. I get lost in its 'Explore' section, looking at dozens of pictures, videos and feeds that fill it up. In particular, the food shots, because I love to eat and cook. But even my food feed… Continue reading Stop With the Food Labels, Please.
Get to know me better, with 10 offbeat facts about myself.
Some advice for a job seeker, please?
Book review of 'The Inner Courtyard' by Lakshmi Holmstrom, a collection of Indian short stories.
Dear readers, I, like most individuals in this world, suffer from a common infliction. Every time I look at myself in the mirror, I see cellulite and agony. I see stretch marks and misery. I clutch onto my loose flesh hanging in fistfuls and tug at it, hoping they come into my hand like putty.… Continue reading How Do I Make Peace With My Body?