Change is difficult! Most people try to resist change as much as possible. As parents, change becomes harder when your kids are involved. Imagine how it feels when your cute and cuddly child who always wanted to snuggle into your lap suddenly begins to act as though you are their enemy! Your little baby is … Continue reading Making the Transition from a Little Child’s Mom to a Tween’s Mom!
I was recently tagged on Facebook by my friend Piyusha Vir for the #GettingToEqual challenge. This hashtag, an endeavor by Accenture India and Women’s Web, encouraged women to share their stories on how and why they work, be it their success stories, or how they got to work. The idea is to share as many stories as possible to … Continue reading Getting to Work!
It’s Friday morning as I write this and my mind is still racing with excitement from the Motivational Seminar I attended yesterday in San Antonio, Texas. I’m invigorated and inspired from all the great speakers and new friendships created with other folks in attendance. Here are just a few of the many nuggets of … Continue reading Stay Strong ‘Coz You’re Worth It!
I usually do not share videos on my blog, but it would be criminal to not share this. This video will resonate with most women, I guess! Women like you and me, perhaps, who look into the mirror daily and spot the various areas of our bodies that are imperfect and needs to be 'fixed'! If … Continue reading Do You Wish For A Perfect Body?
Week 1 of the kindness challenge just passed by and I realized that I am yet to post about it. Not that I didn’t remember to post, just that I was trying to stall as much as I could. Somehow, writing about self-compassion or kindness to self seems impossible. If writing about it is so … Continue reading Kindness Challenge – Self Love!
My sister shared this image on her Facebook account, it made me laugh out loud, giggle and chuckle all at once, that was until I read all the comments. The comments were mainly divided into 2 categories. One group was busy thrashing the Author E.L James for churning out ‘trash’ such as the 50 shades … Continue reading One Shade of Grey?
“People grow old only by deserting their ideals, Macarthur had written. Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up interest wrinkles the soul. You are as young as your faith, as old as your doubt; as young as your self-confidence, as old as your fear; as young as your hope as old as your … Continue reading How Old Are You?
Today marks the 3rd and final day of the 3 Days 3 Quotes challenge! I was tagged for this wonderful challenge by my good friend Anand who blogs over at Blabberwockying! Go check out his amazing blog if you haven’t already done so. Since everyone here in US is getting ready to celebrate Thanksgiving, I … Continue reading 3 Days 3 Quotes Challenge-Day 3
Today is the 2nd day of the 3 Days 3 Quotes challenge. I was tagged by Anand, his blog Blabberwockying is a must visit, if you are not already following him, then I highly recommend you do! Today, I am choosing this brilliant quote from Walt Disney! “A Dream is a Wish your Heart Makes” … Continue reading 3 Days 3 Quotes Challenge-Day 2
The 3 Days 3 Quotes challenges have been making the rounds in the blogosphere for a few weeks now. It is very interesting to read some of the insightful quotes some of you have shared. I was tagged for the challenge by Anand of Blabberwockying. He needs no introduction at all, a favorite among all … Continue reading 3 Days 3 Quotes Challenge-Day 1
“Just google it” how many times have you heard this phrase? Or used this sentence yourself? How often do you Google? Is that a good practice or a not so good one? Read on to find out!
My answer to the question “Who is your role model?” has always been “My Dad!” Not because he is successful or because he is a well read, well-travelled man. It is because he is someone who never gives up, he never quits! My dad has seen his fair share of troubles and failures, but through … Continue reading Coffee Date With My Dad!
In response to Writing 101 Day 9 task "Today, write your post as a letter. Approach it in any way you'd like!" This letter is intended for you, I know I could have sent this to you by email, however I feel this is more for myself than it is for you. Perhaps, someday you will … Continue reading A Letter To The Person Who Changed My Life!
“Be yourself, everyone else is already taken!” Oscar Wilde Be yourself! This is a phrase I have heard quite a few times from my dad especially when I am nervous around something. Although, I would nod in agreement every time, I would think of it as a vague adage. I mean, what does “be yourself” … Continue reading Just Being Yourself!
“Creativity is not a solitary invention but a collaborative creation.”