Take a break!

I have been a regular gym goes ever since 2014. I have made friends for life at the gym. It is the one place that I never get bored of. Yet, I take breaks from exercising. Over the years I have come to realize the importance of taking breaks. Over the years I have become…

Get money-wise in the festive season

In India the festive season commences starting September – Ganesh Chaturthi, followed by Diwali, followed by Dussehra, Christmas and finally New Year! Phew! These four months of the year are the most happening in terms of activities and joy, while also being the most draining financially. While the world cherishes in the festive spirit, my…

Time for a son-rise

The newspapers and news channels are full of disturbing headlines on the ever increasing brutalization of women. Media, social activists, youth leaders, politicians, and lawmakers are crying hoarse for fast track courts, stringent laws, increased patrolling and more. Some go a step further and decide that girls should follow the protocol of dressing, walking and…

STOP! Don’t shop till you drop.

Of late my observation of my own shopping pattern has left me overwhelmed. My shopping trend, online shopping to be precise, has been like the first part of the bell curve! I have been buying far too many titbits than before. It’s not that I am a miser or do not indulge myself. But what…

Run for cover!

Last year about this time I bought a term life insurance policy. I happened to pay its annual premium today and that’s how I got reminded to write about my experience and thoughts around buying a term plan, so that it may help those contemplating to get one. Before I decided to buy a term…

Internet Safety Tips to Keep Children Safe Online

Many parents across the world have lost their sleep and sanity in the wake of the recent deaths of children attributed to the killer online game “The BlueWhale Challenge”. Blue Whale challenge is just one of the many possibilities lurking out there to grab the attention of our children. It is a sad but inevitable…