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Why No Response, is no Response?

So my FB post asking – Is no response, a response, got many of you thinking and responding –clearly a great response! Thank you for sharing yours – here’s mine. Disclaimer:  Clearly my copyright on the text and not the sentiment. Feel free to choose your decision. But here’re my…

Death of the “Supermodel”

The Insider is back! In its new avatar. So Hola! Recently, Lakme Fashion Week saw many a Bollywood diva and some non-divas walking the ramp. Nothing new- very old and done to death trend now. Many other fashion weeks have been doing this too. What happened to the Supermodel on…

Writing for Blog and Print -5 Top Tips

I, as I am sure, many of you fellow bloggers reading this, get several queries on how to start, sustain and monetise a blog. Added to this is the fact that most of us bloggers also freelance with a few print magazine and newspapers too. I often get asked on how does one balance…

5 Must-Visit Delhi Heritage Sites with Kids!

No, I am not a mommy blogger or an expert in parenting issues. I am a parent, one who blogs about travel and loves exploring the heritage sites of the capital with my pre-teen!  I treat each holiday, weekend as a way to acquaint my son with new gems of architectural, historical…

Sleeveless in the City No More!

While the fashion fraternity fulminates over the Bollywoodisation of fashion on the ramp- to which I agree, I have tried to focus on trends and not the person, in my posts.  Culling out a set of sleeves from the recently concluded ICW ’18, in the capital and Manish Malhotra’s Zween, Couture show…

Smoothies Recipe by Hwealth Cafe

COFFEE & CINNAMON HI-PROTEIN POWER SMOOTHIE INGREDIENTS: (all solid units in kgs) (liquid measures in ml) Toned milk Vanilla protein powder 1 measure Coffee powder 1 tsp Cinnamon powder pinch Ice cubes medium METHOD: 220 ml 0.020 0.003 0.002 3 nos. 1. Combine all ingredients except cinnamon powder in a…

Busting Probiotic Myths with Yakult!

In these challenging times, life is on a fast track with unbalanced diet, stress, lack of physical activity, irregular working hours and pollution, each one of these factors has taken its toll on our health. It is also a known fact that lifestyle disorders like obesity and diabetes and Non-Communicable…

A Historical Evening at The Book Shop

An evening with William Dalrymple -historian, writer, curator, critic. An exploration of Koh-i-Noor, and why it continues to remain something that both nations and individuals deeply care about.  The fact that The Book Shop in the Jor Bagh market is a quaint, little (literally) charming, overflowing with books, shop; mandated a…

Dancing with Ruskin!

When you face a writer’s block, a good look and read of the Lone Fox Dancing, Speaking Tiger, Ruskin Bond’s autobiography will help you get over it. How? By reminding you that life’s simple pleasures are free and inspiration may just be round the corner. It is as much a traversing of his…