Moms’ Stories

Love Makes Life Beautiful : A Mom Shares Her Story

I moved to Gurgaon in 2012.Those were the darkest years for my family n me, but ironically with a silver lining. My love of my life was battling cancer, our export business, Premier Fashions, was booming on the other end.I was a busy caregiver, injecting morphine and attending Export meetings, sending shipments and taking my brave man for chemotherapy, our daughter was doing her masters in Warwick (UK) and got a job with Black Rock. Our son was venturing into the world of sports, his passion .. we all followed one principle, no giving up, cry but don’t quit.In 2013...

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A Mom’s Journey from the Corporate World to Baking

I moved with family to Gurgaon in 2010, after 10 years of Corporate life in P&G and IBM in UK and Netherlands. I desperately wanted to get out of the rat race and do something on my own. I started researching various business opportunities that I could do. In the meantime, I desperately wanted to get back to my baking and cake decorating hobby, which had been my passion in England. There was only so much cake the kids and hubby could eat and having no friends and family around, made it very difficult for me to pursue my...

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Durga Yadav and her extraordinary journey

Durga Yadav is from Delwara, a village near Udaipur, Rajasthan. It’s a typical story of her being married off at the age of 5. She came to live with her husband’s family at the age of 15, becoming a mother only one year later. But the extraordinary journey begins as Durga wanted a different future for her children. She became inspired by her mother-in-law who was a master in stitching and patchwork. Crafts run in the family; her elder sister was working at Sadhna, a women’s cooperative of 700 masters in embroidery in Udaipur, Rajasthan. Sadhna provides income to female...

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At The Crossroads

“When the seeker is ready the guru will manifest” Author unknown It was about 6 months after I’d quit my job and I was beginning to get bored, wonder what I might do next. The mind was at unease and the questions around the meaning & purpose of life, what next, Mommy guilt were all fierce & furiously swirling in my head. It was at this juncture as I was on the cusp of turning 40 and quite likely going through a mid-life crisis, I learned about the “I am a Teacher” program being offered at the Heritage Xperiential...

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Incredible India – An International Cake Collaboration by Tina Scott Parashar

Incredible India – An International Cake Collaboration Hosted by – Tina Scott Parashar India has been the nurturer of tradition and culture for long. When so many cultures amalgamate together, a rich heritage is born. It is from that heritage that they draw inspiration. This collaboration, hosted by Tina Scott Parashar, is born out of the collective effort of over a hundred very talented cake artists who have come together to create visual works of brilliance through their favorite medium, sugar.This collaboration revealed on 11 November 2017 and showcased the beauty and cultural diversity of India. It was chosen...

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Money Gym by Women on Wealth

I was on the Women on Wealth WhatsApp list for close to a year without a clue as to who they are or what they do. So what’s new? Everybody wants to be rich and famous. Ok, at least rich. And everybody who is a coach, consultant, a healer has the answer to how to be rich or more “spiritually” how to attract abundance. What’s different was my question? And then one day early Feb this year I got a call from a woman who spoke to me about what the Money Gym program had done for her.  A...

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