May 2022 Life Update: Trying Out New Hobbies & Skills

After spending April in purgatory, I decided to get my life going again and pick up some new hobbies and skills this month. My way of working around my anxious phases has been to just be lazy and watch re-runs of favourite shows. But this time I want to try keeping myself extremely busy and…

Dating Life: What I Want In A Man?

While growing up I had this long checklist of what my ‘prince charming’ will be like – tall, dark, dimples, rich, funny, etc. But over the past 3-4 years, the list has gotten a lot shorter and way more practical. The men I’ve dated have helped me identify the qualities I’d appreciate in the person…

My April Reads

My target for the rest of 2022 is to read atleast 3-4 books every month. The problem is that I usually don’t pick up a book till halfway through the month, then start panic reading books and then usually fall in love with the book and spend entire nights reading. I want to read more…

Relationships – Domestic Violence

Trigger warning – DV Two things have led to me sitting down and writing about a topic that I don’t know much about firsthand. A few days back clips from Johnny Depp’s trial, in his defamation case against his ex-wife Amber Heard, started showing up on my YouTube. It ironically coincided with me completing reading…

Sustainable Living: My Veganism Journey

If you’ve been following me over the past 2 years, you’ll know that I’ve been trying to be more sustainable in my ways. Over the past few months, I have been trying to cut out all animal and dairy products from my life since the meat and dairy industry are extremely polluting and water-intensive. Being…

A Love Letter To My Body

Dear Body, I am sorry that it has taken me this long to write this letter to you. I know you’ve been waiting a long while – eagerly at first, patiently after, and later with waning hope. It has been a bumpy journey for us. I wish it was a classic love story – girl…

How To Deal With Criticism?

Another week is here and as much as I want to be motivated I am still reeling from how short that weekend was. This post is inspired by something I read recently in fellow blogger Ella’s post that got me thinking. She shared the following quote in her post – “The trouble with most of us is that we…

March 2022 Reads – Month Dedicated to My Favourite Genres

Have you ever gotten so wrapped up in a book (or show) that when it ends you feel this sudden emptiness.. Feeling unsure of how to go back to normal life? That happened with me this month (after a really long time)! I dedicated this month to reading books from my current two favourite genres…

Small Business Advice #1: Selling On Amazon

I started my small business a year back. Yes, it is going to be a whole year since I launched my own brand of sustainable products. The journey hasn’t been the easiest especially thanks to COVID. India went into a lockdown 10 days into me launching my brand – so you know it’s been rough….

Dating & Me – What Are My Red Flags?

Grab your popcorn and get ready to get some interesting insights into what sort of a dater I am. I recently noticed that all of my previous dating posts talk about dating fails that highlight the red flags of the men I’ve tried to date and probably gives the impression that I am free of…