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Decoupage on plastic: My first decoupaging project

June 30, 2016

We all need change- in our lives and at our Homes. I always wanted my Home to be my reflection. Inspired by the art of Decoupaging, I was excited to discover the power of this art form. I started with Kitchen- a place where I spend good time of my Life. The result was beautiful and now I am confident to spice up all the dull things. It saved me Money and helped me up-cycling the things.   Also see:…

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LIFE

Who is your Backlight?

June 9, 2016

Who is my inspiration? Often we get the question “Who inspires you”. Today is not one of the good days. I can feel the weakness- My arms are getting numb and my feet paining. I hate this feeling when health is in the blues . I know everyone does. But then I hate it more because it is reflecting on my face and sap my energy making it difficult for me to run after my Toddler. From last 4 months,…

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LIFESTYLE

We shall overcome: New Year resolutions

January 6, 2016

Its 2016 and this year I am doing the other way round- Gifting myself with a not-to-do list rather than to-do wish list. While I am starting this post, I wonder that I do not have to ponder over it unlike the to-dos. This might be because we know our weaknesses very well. My new year resolutions: 1. Do not say what I don’t really mean Having said that, I am admitting that I utter many words in the momentum…

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LIFE

Wish List aka Bucket List

November 28, 2015

Wishing is Healthy. We live for these wishes -sometimes ours and sometimes our loved one’s. It started with the Indian Movie “Dasvidaniya” which was about the things to be done before death, that I started creating my Wish List. And then I heard about the American comedy-drama film “The Bucket List“. The term has gained popularity since then. Its again a list of all the goals you want to achieve, dreams you want to fulfill and things you desire to…

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SOCIETY & CUSTOMS

Names and the story behind

November 14, 2015

You may ask – What’s in a Name girl but its the first thing which gives you an identity. Indian government gives us 1 more fundamental right- Liberty to name a person whatever we want. You will say its a norm but No, there are some countries which do have rules for naming a person. Mexican state of Sonora banned many names such as Harry Potter, Hermione, Hitler or Batman. Germany also bars the naming of a child after an…

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PARENTING

Kids change our lives in the most loving way

November 6, 2015

How is your Life after Kids? Life after my kid…Its like coming out of my Comfort Cocoon. It was almost 2 months after my Son was born, when I realized that I need to change every bit of me- my sleep time, my wake up time, bath time and every other thing of my daily routine. Everything need to be changed as per this little princely being, who is now the most special part of our lives.…

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LIFE PEOPLE

Break the chain and Spread the vibe

October 29, 2015

A colleague of mine made me proudly write this post. Today Morning bring out something challenging for him, something for which his family must be proud. He left for the Office as usual but with no idea of What is there for him next. Just before when he is about to reach, he noticed a Bus standing mid-way with a huge crowd gathering, all agitated and ready for action. It was a School bus accompanied by its driver and thankfully…

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LIFE PEOPLE

Spreading the message: GANDHI style

October 2, 2015

Today, on Gandhi Jayanti I am sharing my experiment with Gandhigiri. One evening, while coming back home from a walk, I noticed a family in SUV enjoying McD meals. Soon after finishing the meal, one member threw the remains outside the window on the pavement. Following him, all the members did the same.…

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LIFE PEOPLE

Life in a hospital:To get real meaning of Life

September 27, 2015

After spending few days in a Hospital while my Tayiji (Elder Aunt) was admitted, I got a chance to experience Hospital life more deeply. I wanted to share my views. So, I decided to write about it. First thing comes to your mind about Hospital life is…Gloomy! Yes, you are right and its because everyone is in pain….Mental or Physical. Being in Hospital, one can feel what a patient is going through: Their pain… Their healing experience…Their fight within…Their wish…

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PEOPLE SOCIETY & CUSTOMS

Time to break these Gender stereotypes

September 14, 2015

We live in a country full of stereotypes and Gender stereotypes is the biggest challenge each Indian has to face right from childhood.   Girls are bad drivers Boys don’t cry Boys don’t play with dolls Girls don’t shout Boys are not choosy about clothes Laundry is women’s Job   We hear this often. Right? We experience these in 1 way or the other. The ones who does not conform to these stereotypes face the criticism of others around and…

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