Beauty Lifestyle July 6, 2017

What to Wear to Office during Monsoon?

What to Wear to Office during Monsoon?

The Monsoon season has arrived with a bang… actually with a splash! If you have been following the news then you know that reports of flooding have come in from Rajasthan to Imphal. Once the romanticism of rains, the chai-pakora fetish wears off, we will gravitate to mundane issues like what to wear to office during monsoon? In India, commuting to work in the rains can be more painful than the other days. Flooded roads, splashing puddles, stuffy buses and…

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Beauty June 10, 2017

Violet Box May-June 2017 Unboxing, Review and a Promo Code

Violet Box May - June 2017

Hiya people, you know it is raining subscription boxes in India! Of the few I have tried, I really like the Violet Box and hence I am reviewing the Violet Box May – June 2017. Violet Box is different because it is released once in two months and contains products that you can use for the two months. The box I got also had a pair of earrings and flavoured green tea. I have reviewed the Violet Box before and…

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Lifestyle June 6, 2017

What Makes Blogging Worth It?

What makes Blogging Worth It-

I began blogging on 30 November 2004. For someone who regularly forgets birthdays, anniversaries and other important dates, remembering a date like this is a big deal. It just proves how important blogging is to me. Of course, that is the reason I have been at it for the last dozen years. Yes, I quit but I came back. So why do I do it? What makes blogging worth it? Friends I found some great friends through my blog early…

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Lifestyle June 4, 2017

What does Instagram know about me?

What does Instagram know about me

I was scrolling through my Instagram feed this morning and was curious about the ads that were shown to me. Why were these particular ads shown? What was the basis of targeting? What does Instagram know about me? I took screenshots and then tried to analyse what Instagram knows about me. So, here are the ads : Smaaash Smaash is a Mumbai based sports and entertainment centre. I have been there twice in the last few years. I was quite surprised…

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Books Lifestyle May 28, 2017

Half Pants Full Pants: #BookReview and #Giveaway

Half Pants Full Pants

Hi guys, today I am going to talk about a book that has been compared to RK Laxman’s Malgudi Days. This book is the first one published by Paper Boat and fits right in with their brand theme of childhood nostalgia. Half Pants Full Pants is also Anand Suspi’s debut book and I am eagerly waiting for his next. In fact, when I told him so he proved that he is one of the most humble guys on twitter. Check this conversation…

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