Random Musings

A Crazy Day In My Life

For those of you new here, let me quickly introduce myself. I am a Wife and a Mother, an Organic Farmer, an Entrepreneur running a small organic Skincare Business, a Writer, a Teacher, a Sustainability Coach and a Blogger. And sometimes with all these roles, my life can become pretty crazy. As it happens often, the past few weeks have…

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My Interview with Mandira Bedi

My interview with Actor Mandira Bedi on her book “Happy for no reason”… Thanks to #WomensWeb, I got to Live my fan girl moment and had a blast chatting with the quintessential Diva and Fitness icon. For me, she’s ‘Shanti’ through and through. I distinctly remember that at the time when this sitcom was being aired, having a young female…

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TITLE: A Fun-filled Day at The Fabindia Experience Center

As an organic farmer I am always looking out for things that are sustainable and eco-friendly. I strongly believe that sustainable natural processes are the only way forward in the world we are living. And that applies to clothing too; I am all for sustainable conscious fashion and living. I have been a happy customer of Fabindia for more than…

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To Dye Or Not To Dye

When I wrote a small post on Facebook on my thoughts on “Going Grey”, it immediately resonated with many of my friends. A senior editor of “Women’s Web” portal came across my post and asked me to write an article on this and that’s how this post came to be. To dye or not to dye… now that I am…

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My Singapore trip

To be very honest, Singapore had never been on our list of destinations to choose for a vacation. Because in our opinion, it’s just another high-tech metro city-country, so what’s to see! Our idea of a vacation was always either a beautiful beach destination or the rolling mountains. It had to be something exotic and picturesque; definitely not a city…

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My Husband and I Tried To Break A Gender Stereotype By Cooking Together In A TV Show

It’s not every day that you get a call from a reputed TV channel to participate in a cooking show hosted by them. Well, this was all the doing of a dear friend who thought I should be on this program and recommended me. She sent a message suggesting I participate in this popular cooking show which showcased organic farmers…

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A brand New Year – Set backs are stepping stones

A Very Happy New Year guys. I know, I am way too late in wishing you a happy new year but better late than never, right? But we are still in the month of January, so I guess it still counts. I had a lot to share with you all in the first week of January along with my goals…

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Beauty Isn’t Just Skin Deep

For as long as I can remember, the word beauty has been associated with certain standard connotations and it still pretty much is. I cannot say that I haven’t been affected by it or believed in it. Because if I did, that would be a lie.  I believed in it too just like everybody. Because who are we kidding? We…

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I don’t want diamonds for my anniversary…

  Twenty years… Seems like a long time, doesn’t it? Yeah, that’s how long we have been married and yet it feels like… (no, I won’t say yesterday) …probably our  6th or 7th anniversary. But you know what? We could have gotten away with that thought if not for our kids; kids who are 16 and 13 now! So yeah,…

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Stereotypes Don’t Define Us

There is something about fitting in, that no matter what our age is, we all want to belong to a certain tribe. That sense of belonging-ness gives us a sort of comfort and therefore early on, we unassumingly start falling into the stereotypical slots that the society has created. We start identifying with one particular group more than the other…

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