UDAIPUR tales

You must experience the Udaipur Tales Story Telling Festival, “Udaipur Tales” mooted by the super sassy Sushmita and the sauve Salil was held at the Park Exotica resort this year. Three days of story-telling, shopping, gourmet food and festivities. Read More

Grooming – perception matters!

We are never told or taught about the importance of grooming. Little do people know that it reflects on who they are as  person. Everyone goes over and over about how Bill Gates/Mark Zuckerburg plain dressing  showed how clothes don’t maketh a man. Yet people don’t realise that simplicity does not mean shabby. Read More

PARENTHOOD FEARS

Walking on a tight rope, skydiving, surviving in a jungle, all seem like easy feats as compared to parenthood. Here the fear factor rules! The fear of failing as a parent is so great that most of us end up transferring that to our children. Read More

WAY TO DRINK WATER

A few days ago I had put up a post on my Instagram, on how important it is to drink water. However, the main point was lost and comments that followed were only about how my way to drink water was all wrong. I was drinking water standing up Read More

BRING OUT THE GODDESS IN YOU – NAVRATRI

We have the Shakti, we have the Power, we only need to be confident, brave and believe in ourselves. Times are changing, women have become more independent. They are learning and earning too. Yet there is a decree of foreboding as they march to the forefront. Read More

FINDING A WIFE FOR MY HUSBAND

Why do men always want what they don’t have, and don’t like what they have? Here I am, trying to decipher an answer to a question that remains unanswered down centuries. Another man’s house, car and wife always seem better Read More

MAKHANA – THE TEATIME SNACK

Most of us get these hunger pangs at 4pm and we are often flummoxed at what to eat without piling on calories. Makhana is the answer. This is also called the fox nut or popped lotus seeds. Though it is light on the stomach it gives a feeling of satiety for a long period of time with merely a bowl. Read More

COLLAGEN BOOSTERS

Collagen is the largest protein bank in our body. It is found in bones, tendons, muscles and skin. It is the scaffolding that holds the body together. They have the tenacity of steel and the elasticity of rubber. Though to the layman collagen is associated mainly with youth and beauty. Read More

YEH MERA INDIA

Yeh mera India! History, architecture, weaves, craftsmanship, culture, rivers, wildlife, desert, forest and fauna, we truly have it all. A cauldron of cultures so diverse, a spectrum of traditions and artisans, a variety of cuisines that would amalgamate the best in the world. Read More

THE GOODNESS OF SWEET POTATOES

Sweet potatoes are a perfect healthier replacement for potatoes. They can be cooked in the similar way, into the similar dishes or even had on their own just as one would with potatoes. Yet they have more benefits than the regular potato for most people trying to lose weight, or searching for a “carb” replacement. Read More