• Soul food

    Pep Talk To Self!

    Are you going through a challenging phase in life where everything seems blurry, where it feels like there’s no end to this tunnel, where you are searching for your light but fail miserably each time. Do you often find yourself questioning ‘where is this going?’ and ‘when is this phase going to get over?’ Well, you are not alone. A major chunk of my last 3 years consist of similar feelings and one night I wrote this pep talk for myself which I refer to every time I am feeling down. You are a unique soul. You are filled with kindness and love for people around you. You walk towards…

  • Soul food

    Because You’re Worth It !

    “A well established family seeks a WELL CULTURED, FAIR , BEAUTIFUL and TALL bride for their banker son !” Sounds familiar right! How many times have we fallen for the idea of being fair to be considered as the highest benchmark for beauty. I know the feeling because I have struggled all through my childhood being compared to my elder sister and being called as ‘kaali’ or ‘dark skinned’. And by the way who sets these benchmarks ? The ridiculous benchmarks for beauty ! I remember as a child I always wanted to be fair and would struggle a lot to accept myself the way I am. And this phase…