16 Brilliant TV Shows From The 90s, When They Still Cared About Quality

I’ve had a strange experience with Indian television. Back in the 90s when I grew up, I remember me and my family enjoying hilarious, clever comedies and the intense, mature TV serials of the time. We then moved abroad, and had no clue what Indian TV was up to. But on coming back to the country in the 2000s, I couldn’t understand what had happened. I had grown up, sure. But um, wasn’t TV just way more…awful than it used to be? Was it just me? Turns out, nope. TV had taken a weird turn somewhere and well, quality just…Continue Reading

Friends – The Family I’ll Always Choose Over Romance

There is little in this world that friendship didn’t give me. My friends stood by me when the world refused to, sometimes even when my family didn’t know how. They understood my bits and showed me the way. Romantic love can’t come close to what friendships offer. It isn’t an exchange; you give your heart expecting nothing. What’s more beautiful than that? Here’s to friends who kept their spine and stood by me when no one else did. You’re the family I choose, chose and will forever keep. We aren’t bonded by some kind of weird obligation, you’re completely and…Continue Reading

23 Iconic Indian Ad Jingles That’ll Take You Back To The Good Old Days

If someone were to ask me to sing aloud the ‘Vicco Turmeric’ ad right now, I can recite it in a single breath. Putting aside all the conditioning plus brainwashing that some ads do, there are a few special jingles that have just somehow stuck with us through childhood (and more recent time, for some). You would expect to have forgotten them, but surprise! You can still sing them, word for word. To be honest, a LOT of these were fun. And they made for some pretty great TV memories too. So I decided to scoop up 23 of the…Continue Reading

21 Powerful Affirmations That Will Connect You To Your BEST Self

“An affirmation is a phrase that reinforces positive beliefs or behaviors. The best ones are a statement of what we want and are phrased in the present moment” – Gala Darling, Radical Self Love The words we speak create our reality, so said some great human some long, long time ago. And what they said, in my experience, is truly bang on! It is not only the words we tell each other, but the words we tell ourselves that determine the quality of our lives. If you’re someone who is too hard on yourself, use kinder words in your self-talk.…Continue Reading