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LIFE

 |  4-minute read
Mehendi, Grey hair, Hair colour, Hairdye

How I survived silly dye experiments to make peace with the grey

Why dye? My hairstylist surprisingly sniffed in disapproval each time I broached the subject of colouring my locks.

LIFE

 |  4-minute read
Depression, Insomnia, Medical treatment, Acupuncture

How acupuncture can help improve immunity and sleep

Acupuncture helps in treating chronic issues like insomnia and depression without causing any side-effects.

LIFE

 |  4-minute read
Parenting, Regional Languages, Mother tongue, Punjabi

How Punjabi glued us together, across generations and countries

Robust, rugged and sometimes rib-tickling, Punjabi and the ability to converse in it is a pivotal ice-breaker. I speak from experience.

LIFE

 |  KOCH DIARIES |  5-minute read
Food, Ilish, Bengali Cuisine, HilsaKOCH DIARIES

Hilsa is a grossly overrated and overpriced fish. Forget what Bengalis say

Yes, Hilsa tastes good. But have you seen the sheer amount of tiny little bones that this treacherous fish comes with?

LIFE

 |  6-minute read
Book excerpt, Fetch your own coffee

Fetch your own coffee: A compilation of life's profound lessons

An exclusive excerpt from author Kaustubh Sonalkar's upcoming book, Fetch Your Own Coffee, that is a compilation of some truly profound lessons that the author has derived from his experiences over the years.

LIFE

 |  4-minute read
Lockdown parenting, Toddlers, Privacy, Parenting

Privacy as a parent? What's that?

When you have children, you sign over your right to privacy. It is an instant process, with no clauses attached explaining when you might possibly retrieve it.

LIFE

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Covid-19, Toddlers, Parenting, Schooling

Parenting 2020: Why online classes make me want to tear my hair out

We recently got our children’s report card, and a fellow parent aptly asked, “What about the parent’s report card?”

LIFE

 |  3-minute read
Mother's life, Moms, Parenting

Par ridiculous: Chasing the supermom chimaera

I am a born survivor. I may not have done a PhD in maid management, but I certainly hold a diploma in dividing time to strategise smart — the only sliver to skim along these challenging times.

LIFE

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Covid-19 pandemic, Mumbai, Ganapati bappa morya, Ganesh utsav

Bappa goes online: How it has been a long ride for Ganapati

From the throbbing Sarvajanik Ganesh Utsav powered by freedom fighter Lokmanya Tilak to unify the population, to the present day e-Ganapati pooja. From eco-G to e-G.

LIFE

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Depression, Emotional intelligence, Mentalhealthawareness

Why it is important to be emotionally intelligent

People with a high level of emotional stability have a higher chance of coming out of depression naturally.