We should all be like a SUNFLOWER: Lessons from the field.

🌻 🌻 🌻 Β β€œdespite knowing they won’t be here for long they still choose to live their brightest lives – sunflowers”  ― Rupi Kaur,Β The Sun and Her Flowers   Have you ever longed for something in life so badly that out of no where, it finally happens and you have no clue how? Since last few months i have had a strong desire for visiting sunflower fields. The idea of it and constantly bumping into pictures of it on social media made it so strong in my heart that i constantly imagined myself running wild in the fields. As a flower child (aΒ youngΒ person,Β especiallyΒ aΒ hippie,Β rejectingΒ conventionalΒ societyΒ and wore flowers as symbols of peace and love.), sunflowers in particular, this is something I’ve been really looking…

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My Saree Story: What dreams are made up of ?

Wearing all things handcrafted: Cotton Saree: Suta Bombay (www.suta.in) Crop top/ Blouse: Chidiyaa ( www.chidiyaa.com) Afghan Earrings :The VelvetBox by Latika Grover   Last post of this month, I can’t even express how happy i am while i write this one, wondering what took me so long to share #mysareestory with you all, having a great adoration for them since my teenage years. I grew up watching my mumma and my nani (maternal grandmother), my mom being an occasional saree lover unlike my grandmother who loves to wear saris on a daily basis, till now. Watching my mumma with admiration as she got ready by draping her saree pleat by pleat, not so meticulously though (that’s also one thing i…

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10 Life lessons you learn when you TRAVEL: Chicago Diaries

I have been contemplating a lot since last week whether i should be writing about our recent trip to Chicago on the blog or not. (Well, clearly i did write it since you are reading it right nowΒ πŸ˜… sorry not a good one!). But no seriously! I have been having second thoughts about it since this is not something i usually write about. My blog posts are mainly based on inspiring stories or lifestyle conversations or fashion related and i had a hard time placing a travel related post like this one amongst all. Until πŸ™‚ i realized i do have something to share with you guys which is definitely related to travel but serves my purpose of sharing something…

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Conscious Fashion 101: A guide to choosing sustainable fabrics #bringingcottonback

Block Printed cotton skirt : Max Fashion India (all skirts) Handcuff:Β 7 Sister Trading Co. Shoes: H&M (SameΒ here,Β here) Rings: Lost Lover Store Hi there! This is a very serious post, not for the light hearted! Just kidding 😬! Well it is kinda serious actually because i am going to open your eyes towards some disturbing statical data or facts about our very own environment but i feel the sooner the better right? If you follow me on Instagram (i hope you do πŸ™‚ because there’s so much more i share on a daily basis that sometimes do not make it up to the blog so you should!) you might have gotten small dozes of my personal journey on how i have…

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10 things I am grateful for right now: Gratitude Journal

Hi there! Ever heard about Gratitude journal? I do not have one either but i have certainly started making tiny efforts that has helped me be a little more happy each day and a little more thankful for each & every little thing that is around me right now.Β πŸ™‚ Gratitude means thankfulness, counting your blessings, noticing simple pleasures, and acknowledging everything that you receive.Β Gratitude journaling is keeping a journal for all the things we are grateful for right at this very moment in our lives. A great way that reminds us of all the good and positive things happening around us whenever we re-read them or need to re-assure that even if they are few things that are not working…

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