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  • Love marriage

    Love marriage?? No, no… it’s arranged ?

    I’ve found it a bit strange how many people react with a slightly embarrassed smile when I tell them mine is a “love” marriage. Ideally, all marriages should be a result of love, which makes the term “love marriage” odd in itself. However, in our society, parents often take this decision on behalf of their […]

  • Live-in, Love and the Leap of faith

    If I have learnt something about human relationships, it is that they are complex and purely subjective. ‘To each his own’ applies to all human interactions on this planet. Our interactions with other humans can rarely be simple (at least this is what my personal experience tells me).but amidst all the complexities that one deals […]

  • It’s all ’bout money, honey!

    Last Thursday, we talked about women and financial independence. This week let’s talk about how all women, earning or non-earning, can gain awareness of the family finances and empower themselves. Though a woman may not be contributing towards the family income, she should still be aware of, and involved in the family finances. The first step towards […]

  • When are you getting married?

    Does that sound familiar my desi millennial girls? All of us have been asked this question so many times in our lives. Well, I don’t think it’s even a question. It is a prelude to “Oh! so you are married” or “So you are not married yet?” It is hard to understand why the age […]

  • Shatter the gender mold!

    Did you find adjusting to married life difficult? Did it have to do with the fact that you were expected to be well-trained in household chores from Day 1, but not your husband? My husband and I found it so freaking hard to adjust with each other. We were dating for almost two years before […]

  • Women And Financial Independence

    In the present changing scenario, women have carved a niche for themselves in a male-dominated society, and have been able to find financial independence and stability for themselves. With a career of our own, women are able to put forth our thoughts, needs, and ambitions with more conviction as we gain financial independence. For those […]

  • VIRGIN ALERT: SKIP HOP AND CHERRY POP

    Sshhhh!!! Don’t say it aloud. “Log kya kahenge?”, “Kali khil chuki hai”, “Tauba, Tauba”. Does any of this ring a bell? If not let me offer you a better version of this. Something you will easily relate to. Cherry, mudcherry, deflowering, poppy curtain, V-card, vajayjay, dewy cherry. If these words send a blood rush to […]

  • Pre-Wedding Skincare : Top 10 Tips

    The wait is finally over, Panditji has set ‘the date’! You know it’s time for Haldi, Sangeet, Shehnais, Pheras, gorgeous lehengas, abundant jewellery and of course – flawless skin! Friends and family ensure you of taking care of all the wedding preps. But what about your skin? In the midst of all the planning and […]

  • “Marriage” is on the cards

    As love matures and turns into something beautiful, there is a need to make it formal in the society we live in. That’s what most of us believe and follow. When we say society, especially the one we inhabit, marriage is what makes a relationship formal and is defined as “the legally or formally recognized […]