Americano…

The year started with on a good note with SHRM (Society for Human Resource management) giving me an opportunity to be a part of their test writing workshop. Now for anyone who is in the field of HR, would know that SHRM is a very renowned organization. I was on cloud nine, when i had…

That First Love or whatever it was

Ofcourse we all fall in love or have crushes in life. Some of us are lucky to meet their soulmates , at the very first chance while some are like me, we keep changing chairs till we realise we are probably meant to sit on the floor 😉 But who doesn’t get all red and…

RUSTIC RAJASTHAN

  Spoiler Alert- This is going to be a cheat post. I am just posting a post that was in my drafts for almost more than an year now. But owing to the terrible sinusitis headache i am having, which has almost made sitting in front of the screen unbearable. With the head seeming to…

GULAABJAAM – Movie Review

Being a marathi and a foodie , this movie was on the watch list , since the time i had seen the trailer. And ofcourse Sonali Kulkarni, how she cannot be the reason you would want to watch a movie. But this movie was a bit of a disappointment. I went with the memories of…

Let’s do it !!!!

So i have been thinking from really really and i mean really long, to try and write daily on the blog for at least a month. However the idea itself was somehow exhausting and with the kind of travel i do, it seemed a bit difficult. But i have been feeling like giving it a…

SOMETHING WAS LOST

In between the summers and winters that went by, the endless conversations were lost In between the arguments and confrontations, the warmth  was lost The calculative mind kept wondering, the emotions were lost It was easy to blame and easier to hurt, the empathy was lost The thought of I dominated, the US in between…

COME HELL OR HIGH WATER

Had written this one, some time back for a short story writing competition at workplace.The prompt i got was COME HELL OR HIGH WATER and the word limit was 300. I had been wanting to try the fictional space for some time, and therefore decided to venture into a new genre this time. Hope you guys…

MEHENDI- A Budgeted version

Since time immemorial , we had decided that whenever we plan a wedding , we will have a Mehendi function for close friends and relatives. So when we planned the sister’s wedding , we kept a day aside for having a small Mehendi function. The whole wedding was inspired from Pinterest and Mehendi being no exception….

Marathi Weddings …. the wedding announcements

Recently the sister got married , and it was a full fledged 5 day affair . Being a cross cultural wedding (We being Marathi & groom being Bengali) , it was all the more chaotic, eventful and fun. But during the process , i realized the lack of resources, inputs, knowledge, write ups etc etc when it…

LETTER TO SELF..

Dear 20 year old me, As i stand here today, looking back at you, i realize there are certain things i wish i could tell you. Time Travel seems so pertinent and essential. Seasons have changed, years passed by , unravelling a lot of things. I really wish i could come back to you and…

BEING MORTAL- A Book Review

  Some time back, i  had gifted a book by Atul Gawande “The checklist Manifesto” to one of my friend, and received really good feedback. Prior to that i had only heard about the writer, from various sources, and many recommendations were available for his books. So this time around , roaming around the shelves…