Inspiring Stories

A Special Birthday: My First Solo Travel – Uttrakhand

It’s been an unusual set of recent months in my life. From taking a sabbatical to pure indulgence at home, with kids and life in general. Home, children & their exams seemed like the most meaningful, tangible goal I had. The absence of the busyness of exams by end-March was weighing me down. I was also becoming increasingly aware of a growing dissonance within me. I was beginning to reflect on my life, on the turn of recent events, on my past and how hazy the future appeared but amidst a lot of chaos and clutter. The yearning for...

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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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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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6 Moms Who Chose To Embrace Grey Hair

Most of us freak out the moment we see that first strand of grey hair. Well, I surely remember that I did as I got them pretty early.From mehendi to hair color to indigo, I’ve tried it all. But now I believe I have started to accept my greys even though I am yet to hit the fab 40 (only a few months away though). And then there some ladies who love to adorn their greys.Meet our very own community members who have embraced this phase of their lives beautifully.They share why is it that they chose to go the...

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Watch How a Mom Celebrated Her Pregnancy

Meet Jasveen Gulati, Co-Founder of Urban Dance Center|| Urban Dance Entertainment || Urban Singh Crew  This is what she has to say about her pregnancy dance video  “I was a born dancer, at the age of 2 I used to dance on bhajans (haha), out of all songs. my parents knew this was my passion but due to unavoidable circumstances I couldn’t get professional training, so instead of leaving dance completely, I started working as a marketing head of a dance school so that I stay connected to my passion somehow.After 3 years left the company & got into events/entertainment industry as...

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Prema Iyer: A Nani with a Mission

"Nation has given me a lot, what have I given back to the nation?" These were the words of Mrs.Prema Iyer -a tiny framed, petite woman that caught my attention. Dear ladies, today I am going to be introducing you to an exemplary woman with an extraordinary story-Naani(she said she is fondly called Naani by everyone) I was doing a maternity shoot at Lodhi gardens, in between, I would catch a breather n stretch my back… I saw a lady wearing a smart track suit, walking very fast..glowing with some divine charm-looking so calm n composed.I just waved and...

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