I'm hitting the motherlode today, clearly touching sensitive territory- comparison of the self with others. For as long as I can remember, I've been putting myself down and gazing from the outside in. Growing up from life as an active child to becoming an overweight teenager, I developed a crushingly low self-esteem. During my teenage… Continue reading Let’s Talk: Comparison
Bonjour, mes amies! (Hello, my friends!) I hope you're having a kickass weekend so far. 🙂 Today, I have decided to start a blog series called 'Let's Talk'. I'm going to lay my thoughts bare for all of you to read, and it is going to 100% honest opinions with no BS filters to sugarcoat.… Continue reading Let’s Talk: Luxury.
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.
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.