Omved – Diwali Giveaway! {Contest}

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Festivities are all about fun and gifting, and the season would be incomplete if I could not give you a gift! Omved, one of my favourite brands is partnering with my blog to not just host a giveaway, but also letting you shop till you drop! Yes, all you need to do is use the […]

Shop for Diwali from Ecomart India

Diwali

Have you geared up for the Diwali shopping as yet?  I have been browsing through various stores looking for some awesome deals that will help me in gifting for the festive season. I have short listed some budget friendly gifts that you can choose to give to your friends and family this season. I have listed […]

Eco friendly Diwali – 8 ways to celebrate it

eco friendly Diwali

Diwali is one of the most important festivals that we celebrate. Needless to say that the preparations start well in advance with the cleaning and setting up the house for festivities.  Sadly, Diwali is also one of the most pollution causing festivals. This year make a pact to celebrate an eco friendly Diwali. You can still […]

Water Chestnut Panna Cotta {Recipe}

Water Chestnut Panna cotta

Diwali is getting closer! I am keeping away from the tempting mithai’s  that are being displayed at the sweet shops. I have a sweet tooth and when I start eating the mithai’s, it is really rare that I stop after eating just one. But of course, this is not a healthy habit. I was looking for some […]

Diwali ideas – 12 must read posts

Diwali decor ideas

Diwali is one of the most important festivals of India. Needless to say that the efforts that go into making the festival a grand one start from at least a month early. Right from de-cluttering your home to shopping for the festivities, it is a season of happiness and lots of joy! There are so […]

Eco friendly gifting options for Diwali

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The festivities have started and I am busy choosing what I need to pick up for this season not just for myself but for my friends as well.  Rather than buying items in bulk, I like to sort out what I want to buy. Most of the times, the gifts are picked in accordance to […]

3 must have essential oils for your home

must have essential oils

I was introduced to essential oil a few years ago and ever since they have been a part of my daily life. I use them in diffusers for their different healing and therapeutic properties. Essential oils are also used extensively in my recipes that include making my own lip balm, pain relief lotion bars and […]

3 Homemade Dandruff Masks {DIY}

Homemade dandruff masks

Dandruff is my all year long companion. It intensifies mostly in the winter with the dry weather and the rest of the year, it is pretty much in control. But the fact is that it stays. Dandruff is a common scalp condition that affects many people. Blame it on improper hair care, use of too […]

How to make Kashaya {Food, Health}

Kashaya

I feel the chill setting in with the rains that don’t stop at all. I  crave for something warm to drink all the time.   My search led me to a drink I had heard about often, but never really tasted it.  I got about making this drink today and I have to say that not […]

Making Modaks for Ganesh Chaturthi {Food}

Modaks

  I started to write this post in the morning, but the whole festivity thing got so crazy that I ended up cooking more than I planned. My boys were insistent on eating modaks. Modak is a sweet dumpling made with rice flour, jaggery and shredded coconut. I read up the procedure on the internet last night and […]