Few working mums will admit to it. But we all have our own versions of this carved knife, deep within us. (Image courtesy: Jay Fisher)

My 4-Year-Old Waits For Me – And It Hurts!

I pack her off to her preschool in the morning, wrapping up the morning chores before jumping in the car for office. In the evening, I come back and see her plonked on the couch, waiting, in front of the blaring TV. She says, she was waiting for me. And I feel it twist inside … Continue reading My 4-Year-Old Waits For Me – And It Hurts!

Writing SEO articles is still a superpower. (Image: AllBusiness)Writing SEO articles is still a superpower. (Image: AllBusiness)

Writing SEO articles for 10k views OR Why I write SEO-based content?

This blog has been in writing for the last two years - as part of a brief for what I do on a daily basis. "Let's commit to an average 10,000 - shall we?" That's the understanding that the select few among us, who chose to delve into good SEO, as part of our digital … Continue reading Writing SEO articles for 10k views OR Why I write SEO-based content?

200 words – 1 Year (Or why I switched off in 2016)

It's been a while since I  switched off from my posts - a break taken to re-evaluate life and everything that happened. This isn't an explanation - merely an account of time gone by... And why I choose to live the way I do (still get questions on it). Sigh... sigh - Shock, Fights and … Continue reading 200 words – 1 Year (Or why I switched off in 2016)

5 Best Herbal Reds for Indian Skin

Nearly a year later – I begin again with this collaboration with a wise friend.

I explored a naughty pleasure – Red lipsticks, specifically herbal red lipsticks which would go well for Valentine’s Day date.

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Summers are here and as we dive into our closets and pull out the most tantalizing dresses – the romantic skirts and those figure-hugging silhouettes for an evening out it takes something more than that to complete the picture and make it stand out. A perfect, red stained pout, certainly.

A red lipstick may seem like a call to arms if you, like me, are the kind who prefers to stay nude (no, not in that sense) or make do with a simple, glossy, lip balm. But wait – it has its perks. The simple red lipstick is an upper in all senses, with researchers claiming that a dash of the colour makes wearers seem more confident and in control. You might have simply not found the right red tone lipstick for yourself – till now.

So, this is our in-house compilation of the top…

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Academic notes – Social Media and Employee Engagement

So, this Tuesday is a slight break from the routine, with a reference to a long post which I have done on my Linkedin profile. A connection between social media access and employee mentoring, the piece talks about how the same can be leveraged to benefit employees and enhance productivity. Here's a glance: What’s common … Continue reading Academic notes – Social Media and Employee Engagement

High 5, Baby 5 – Connecting Learning with Fitness

3, 4, 6… she says, adding the tempo as she strives to keep count. She’s on the floor, all fours, trying to copy a dip and bend from a Surya Namaskar. It’s ‘CISE’, our attempt at exercise together, which means more fitness time for me and ma-beti time for us. We are at that special … Continue reading High 5, Baby 5 – Connecting Learning with Fitness