Category: General

Jab We Met : Gurgaon Moms Meet for a Blind Date

"After attending a fellow mom's blind date a few months ago, I was thrilled to meet these lovely people. Add to that, I would get so many comments and personal messages, appreciating my work and asking that when could we meet. " This is Manisha Goyal Mahajan sharing her experience  "Over this period, I did meet one or two. Then due to so many engagements, I would just reply with a "Very soon" message. I posted this meetup on the forum and was overwhelmed with the response. It was a wonderful feeling to know that so many read what...

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Ramadan( From Sehri to Iftaar)

Ramadan is all about Fasting, lots of Charities and Blessings.  It's a holy month where we don't eat or drink from dawn to dusk. Getting up before the Sunrise and having something to eat is known as " Sehri" that helps to pull through the day. When the Sun sets we break the fast with our Meals called " Iftaar".   Traditional Sehri food is Feni( Round coil made with Flour, Butter or Suji) and is taken with Milk and some sugar. But nowadays ppl have become health conscious so they prefer to keep it light by having tea,...

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A Visit to the Coca Cola Happiness Factory

There are so many books that we read as we grow, many we forget, some stay with us and few remain etched. You want to read them again and find new and hidden meanings and lessons from them, they inspire you keeping you motivated. One such book for me is “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”. This book is not just about a factory visit, but it is about dreams turning into reality, about good triumphing over evil and above all, about seeing the whole process come alive! So… when I got the opportunity to visit the Coca Cola Happiness Factory with...

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Cool Tips to Beat the Summer Heat

The sun is at its scorching best and all you want to do is stay indoors with your air conditioner running on full blast. Well, we all know that it’s too good to be true as we need to step out of your comfort hub for all kinds of daily chores plus the electricity bill would be a great shocker if you keep the air conditioner on for the entire day.  So what else can one do to beat this heat and stay cool? Read on for some great and simple hacks to be cool this summer. Get a...

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That Special Dance!

Well..some special moments..incidents in life leave you awestruck..n mesmerized .. It was the silver jubilee anniversary of a relative yesterday.since my hubby is traveling so I along with both my sons decided to go for the celebration.dressed up in a pretty sari..flaunting diamonds(which are forever…as said by shri shri james bond….oh come on that’s how you are supposed to look when you are going for a family get together in India can opt to look like bappi lahiri too if you are a gold lover..):D  It was brutally humid n hot in the evening n to add insult to...

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How are you?

"Objects in the mirror are closer than they appear"…read the side view mirror.. I -like most of the commuters of gurgaon was stuck in the traffic for hours together…I saw no point in cribbing (beggars can't be choosers..was I even left with an option?? )so decided to turn off the engine and sit back enjoying the muzic played by FM.. In the hustle bustle and mad race of life owing to the dearth of time…one forgets to have that much needed "conversation with self" This was the perfect time of helplessly being stuck on the road to utilise in...

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10:30 am PlayLabs :: The Saturday Sessions @ Instituto Cervantes Nueva Delhi
PlayLabs :: The Saturday Sessions @ Instituto Cervantes Nueva Delhi
Jan 20 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
PlayLabs :: The Saturday Sessions @ Instituto Cervantes Nueva Delhi
Play /plei/ is to fiddle or tamper with Lab /’lab/ is a place for experiments, teaching, research, learning and making We call our workshops PlayLabs because this is where we tinker around with stuff –[...]
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