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.
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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?
I am at a crossroads currently, and it is one involving my spending habits. You see, I've been wanting and wanting things, with no end to it in sight. Handbags, clothes, shoes, makeup, cooking tools, perfumes.. suddenly, I feel like I'm a vacuum sucking every want into my mind. I am unable to find peace… Continue reading Does Anyone Else Go Through This Too?
A big hey-yo to all reading this post! I think the title to this post should give you a big idea about what I'm writing today. This blog post isn't beauty or fashion related, but rather an attempt to just practice an act of gratitude. Gratitude- for what? The joy I experience out of the… Continue reading Happiness is…