Category: Lifestyle

Give Me a Breath of Fresh Air!

“Rohan! Stop watching T.V. It’s time to go for some play outside.” How many of us can dare to make such a statement today? Playing in the fresh air was probably the best thing that could happen to kids, some time ago. And today’s announcement directs schools to withdraw all outdoor activities for children as the National Capital Region woke up to a thick haze blanket of hazardous air. Isn’t it sad? Human activity and existence have brought us to such a miserable condition. I was pain stricken to see little children and adults walk down the streets wearing...

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I am a Housewife : Really ‘Just’ a Housewife?

How many women are often questioned about what is it that they do? Being a woman I can say a number of times. And what if your answer is ‘I am a housewife’.I am sure most of us are considered almost worthless if we are just a housewife. Considered doing nothing at all by almost everyone around be it our husband, our relatives, friends, and even mere acquaintances too. But the key the is do you feel worthless but what these people think? Taking care of your home is one of the most worthy and privileged jobs. That’s what I...

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4 Muscle-Moms Breaking the Stereotypes

“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” This is a famous quote by C.S Lewis and I felt exactly the same when I interviewed these 4 amazing moms who are actually living their dream. Their dedication and hard work in staying fit are truly commendable. Read on as they share their journey with all of us and I am sure that their life story would motivate many of us. Kudos to the muscle moms!   Shweta Rai Bajaj     Please tell us something about yourself    I am a  fitness professional...

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7 Ways in which a Parent’s Infidelity Impacts Kids

It was Rakshabandhan day – a festival that families typically celebrate together – that ended in tragedy for a family. The mother consumed poison, the father was taken into police custody, and three teenaged children were left to fend for themselves. All because the father had an affair and the photographs of him and the other woman having sex went viral. This incident did not take place in the big, bad city but in a small, sleepy hamlet in Kumaon.  Impulsive decisions can be made by anyone, anywhere. However, when such decisions are made by parents, children get sucked...

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The Saree Story : When Moms Ran in a Saree

 #BreakingtheStereotypes   They say that nothing can stop a group of women determined to run, even if they are in a saree. Some of our fitness conscious members participated in the Saree & Dhoti held in Gurgaon recently that a campaign for Women 10K Run 2018.    Vidhya Venkat, a participant, and a Gurgaonmoms  member writes Sarees happen to be one of the most elegant attires a woman could wear. Whatever way you drape the saree it never goes out of fashion and it is one of most comfortable attire for some. When the saree theme run was announced as a promo run...

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