Sparkle #209: Challenge Yourself to be “Complaint-free”

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Happy Monday people! I have been so bad with the blog this year, and I am very disappointed for not putting in more time on my site. Without giving long explanations, let me just admit that the first half of 2016… Continue Reading

Sparkle #199: Business Advice from TV Shows

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Happy Monday folks! I looked at the calendar today and realized it’s almost June – the middle of the year. I cannot believe the pace at which this year is moving. I feel like I am always playing catch-up with both my… 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

Happy Holidays!

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Hello my lovelies! It’s the end of the year, so I am taking a break to relax, introspect and come back with new goals for 2016. Thank you for being a part of Pumpernickel Pixie and visiting regularly, I am so grateful for you!… Continue Reading

Sparkle #154: Thanksgiving Wishes & Quotes

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Happy Monday folks! November is coming to an end, and this week is perhaps one of the most blessed weeks of the year. Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays, because it focuses on two very important aspects of our life –… Continue Reading

Victory of Good over Evil

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India celebrated the festival of Dussehra last week. Dussehra is a very popular festival which celebrates many events – the victory of good king Rama over demon king Ravana, the victory of goddess Durga over the demon Mahishasur, the festival of Navratri and the nine divine nights… Continue Reading

GoogleBun Fridays: Week 42 Favorites

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Happy Friday folks! Below are my top picks from the web for this week; what have you been reading? Have a good weekend! Where your heart is full. Gifts to give yourself. Apple cinnamon loaf recipe. How to juice like a model.… Continue Reading

Sparkle #130: Fall Blessings

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Happy Monday folks! How is September coming along for everyone? If you have been reading this space, you will know that I am obsessed with fall season and have been in an ‘all things autumn’ mode since the start of the month!… Continue Reading

Sparkle #110: Happiness on your fingertips!

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Happy Monday everyone! Last week on the blog, I put up a poll to understand if the frequency of my daily sparkle posts was comfortable or cumbersome for my readers. Thanks to everyone who voted! From the results, it seems that some form… Continue Reading

Sparkle #109: Owl Dreamcatchers!

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Do you like dreamcatchers? I absolutely love them and have more than one hanging in my study right now! Dreamcatchers have their origin in native american culture, and have of late been popularized by New Age groups and individuals. A dreamcatcher is traditionally a good luck… Continue Reading

GoogleBun Fridays: Week 28 Favorites

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Happy Friday folks! Below are my top picks from the web for this week; what have you been reading? Have a good weekend! PS: This was my birthday week so I set myself some new goals for the blog and sparkle posts. Stay tuned for exciting updates… Continue Reading

Sparkle #94: Monday Motivations

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Happy Monday folks! Another week, another month and another chance at getting it right! It’s the middle of 2015, which makes it a good time to take stock of our January resolutions and the progress we have made on them. As always, I made plenty… Continue Reading

Sparkle #70: How to stay Positive in Tough Times

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Hello folks! This week started on a low note as updates on the Nepal earthquake and it’s devastation continued to pour in every minute. Overall, April has not been an exciting month for me. I have been tied down by ‘busy’ work, and… Continue Reading