Sparkle #185: Yoga Asanas for a Flat Stomach

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Muffin top, love handles, belly fat – call it by whatever name you want, but it will still generate the same emotion – panic! Stomach is the most stubborn and unsightly of places to gain weight, and any fat in this area is sure to send alarm… Continue Reading

Googlebun Fridays (Week 12)

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Happy Friday everyone! Below are my top picks from the web for this week, what have you been reading? Have a good weekend! Gorgeous wedding dress style | Bali collection, Free People | 2006 vs 2016 | DIY 2016 festival makeup | Candy which… Continue Reading

Sparkle #184: Easter Traditions for a Fun Holiday

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The last week of March is such a fabulous week. The weather starts clearing up, spring is round the corner and all around the world people are celebrating fun festivals like Holi or Easter! I read somewhere that Easter is a… Continue Reading

Color Me Crazy: Holi Happiness

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Today is Holi – the festival of colors, love, laughter and merrymaking. The Holi festival marks the end of winter and is a great way to welcome spring. Holi is probably one of the most chilled out Indian festivals ever –… Continue Reading

Sparkle #183: Spring Moon Magic

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Happy Monday folks, hope March is coming along well for everyone! I am very excited about this week for multiple reasons; there’s a full moon on 23 March, followed by Holi – the Indian festival of colors which welcomes spring… Continue Reading

How to Get Your Happy On!

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Spring has finally sprung (yesterday was the Spring Equinox) and today UN is celebrating the International Day of Happiness. If you click this link, you can actually download a free Happiness Guidebook which is packed with ideas to create a happier… Continue Reading

Googlebun Fridays (Week 11)

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Happy Friday everyone! Below are my top picks from the web for this week, what have you been reading? Have a good weekend! Aura photography | Paris through another lens | Do this yoga squat everyday | Daylight saving and surviving the… Continue Reading

Sparkle #182: Rainbow Recipes for a Lucky Day!

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day people! I hope the luck of the Irish blesses us all today and forever! I am a strong believer of living by intention, so the more you think about all the luck you already have in your life, the… Continue Reading

Googlebun Fridays (Week 10)

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Happy Friday everyone! Below are my top picks from the web for this week, what have you been reading? Have a good weekend! Chocolate peanut butter tart | Crochet pom pom tutorial | 2016 festival season | Amazing travel kits | St.… Continue Reading

Happy Women’s Day Ladies!

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Being a woman is a blessing which should be celebrated everyday, not just on 8 March! But since we got a day to ourselves, let’s take some time today and remember to: Be kind to ourselves and stop feeling guilty: we don’t have to… Continue Reading

Sparkle #181: Love and Longing for NYC

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My travel wishlist is forever growing. As I add on new destinations every year, I also keep some time to visit places which have endeared to me on my previous travels. As a traveler, you sometimes discover cities and towns which feel familiar,… Continue Reading

Sparkle #180: Buddha Doodles

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Happy Monday my lovelies! It’s a particularly happy Monday for me this week, since we got our grandmother home today. If you read my post last week, you would know that my absence on the blog was primarily because my… Continue Reading

Googlebun Fridays (Week 9)

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Happy Friday everyone! Below are my top picks from the web for this week, what have you been reading? Have a good weekend! Workout motivation tips | Spring nail paints | Braided Nutella bread | 3 useful online courses | Frozen inspired beach wedding |… Continue Reading

Googlebun Fridays (Week 8)

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Happy Friday everyone! Below are my top picks from the web for this week, what have you been reading? Have a good weekend! Healthy lunches for work | The hottest jeans right now | Aloe & coconut oil moisturizer | Chicago food… Continue Reading

Sparkle #179: Pant Suits in Bright Colors

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Nothing says business quite like a tailored and well fitted pant suit! I am not much of a jeans/pants person – I prefer dresses over jeans any day. In fact it’s been a while since I brought a regular pair of… Continue Reading

Googlebun Fridays (Week 7)

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Happy Friday everyone! Below are my top picks from the web for this week, what have you been reading? Have a good weekend! How to rock overalls | Refreshing salads | Applesauce carrot cake | Take control of your life | Products… Continue Reading

Sparkle #178: Chocolate Chip Cookie Overload

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What is that one food item which you tend to indulge in when feeling happy, excited, nervous or low? For me, it will always be desserts – I just cannot say no to goodies from the bakery! And chocolate tops this list. I… Continue Reading

Googlebun Fridays (Week 6)

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Happy Friday everyone! Below are my top picks from the web for this week, what have you been reading? Have a good weekend! Portable breakfasts | Crochet slippers | Ikea’s valentine’s day | Kickstart productivity | V-day cocktails for 2016 | Garlic… Continue Reading

Sparkle #177: Valentine’s Day, 14 Ways

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Hello everyone, how is your week coming along? Valentine’s day is round the corner, and just like I promised, I am doing an interesting valentine’s day round-up for you this week. Valentine’s day is a day of love, not just a day… Continue Reading

Sparkle #176: Make your Monday Happy!

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Happy Monday folks! I am not feeling very happy or excited this morning and could do with some sunshine to brighten things up. The year has started on a crazy note, a new job means lots of learning and hence most of… Continue Reading

Googlebun Fridays (Week 5)

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Happy Friday everyone! Below are my top picks from the web for this week, what have you been reading? Have a good weekend! Vintage v-day cards | 43 travel questions | Mental health apps | Rainbow bagels | Hearts beanie | Funny tweets… Continue Reading

Sparkle #175: Fall in Love with Yourself First!

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February is here, the perfect month to look at everything with rose tinted glasses. Thanks to valentines day, there’s a whole lot of love in the air and I can’t help but smile at all the mushiness. While we are on the topic… Continue Reading

Googlebun Fridays (Week 4)

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Happy Friday everyone! Below are my top picks from the web for this week, what have you been reading? Have a good weekend! Whipped sleepytime rub | V-day cookies | Unforgettable trips for 2016 | Natural body cleanse | Incredible TED talks |… Continue Reading

Sparkle #174: Rose Quartz & Serenity Mood Board

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Pantone recently released it’s colors for 2016, and I am delighted! Rose quartz and serenity make for a light and airy combination which can not only exist by itself, but also easily mix with other colors to create eye catching palettes. That sounds believable,… Continue Reading

Googlebun Fridays (Week 3)

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Happy Friday everyone! Below are my top picks from the web for this week, what have you been reading? Have a good weekend! 30th birthday cake | Cocktails for your sweetheart | Sleep well tonight | V-day shopping | Yoga before you get out… Continue Reading

Sparkle #173: Travel Wishlist – India Edition

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It is so much fun to create a travel wishlist for the year. Last year, Paris was right at the top of my list, and I was so thrilled when that trip actually happened! So there is definitely some merit in thinking about where you want… Continue Reading

Sparkle #172: Inspirational Phone Wallpapers

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Happy Monday folks! Are you charged up for the week ahead or are you still dealing with Monday morning blues? It’s still January, so you are probably motivated enough to stay on track with your resolutions for 2016. I just published mine and I… Continue Reading

Introducing The Micro Resolution

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Hello wonderful people, it’s the middle of January and I am finally ready to share my goals and intentions for the coming year with everyone! I earlier wrote a post about taking some time to think through my resolutions instead of forcing myself… Continue Reading

Googlebun Fridays (Week 2)

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Happy Friday everyone! Below are my top picks from the web for this week, what have you been reading? Have a good weekend! Create better habits | De-stress after work | Travel books to inspire your wanderlust | Typography art | Ice-cream… Continue Reading