27 Things You’ll Get If You’re A True Gujarati At Heart

I am a Gujarati and I LOVE BEING ONE! Yes, I am often embarrassed by the traits of my clan, but I also love them (I guess I don’t have much of a choice). They are loud and can make a ruckus when in public, and they try to buy their way through trouble each time they get into it. They never tell you how much they REALLY earn (even if you are their own child, yep, it’s true). But they are some of the warmest and most loving people on the planet. They’ll rush out to help you at…Continue Reading

19 Things You Know To Be True If You Have A Younger Brother

Well, well. My mother tells me of a childhood instance when she’d taken my brother and me to a photo studio to have us clicked in traditional attire. I happened to glare at the photographer because he kept making my baby brother cry by constantly repositioning him for the perfect frame. (There is actually a photograph of me glaring at the guy behind the camera as proof.) I am the elder sister in our equation. My brother is two years younger to me and our graph of bonding, over the years, shows a definite hike. Living with a younger sibling…Continue Reading

How My Worst Breakup Taught Me Life’s Most Important Lessons

I won’t lie. I wouldn’t want to relive the first half of 2016. It was the worst blow my heart’s taken in a long time, but to be honest if I was given a choice to erase that year out of my existence, I wouldn’t. Because no matter how messed up the first half of it had been, it was one of my favorite years in the almost-30 stint I am heading towards. I am assuming we’ve all been through a breakup that’s opened a gap within the center of our chests with constant pain spilling out. And mine was…Continue Reading