Poorna’s Journey to Everest: #AtoZChallenge

Poorna’s Journey to Everest: #AtoZChallenge

Have to ever set yourself audacious goals? Have you moved forward in the face of dire circumstances to prove something? You can learn this and more from Malavath Poorna, the youngest girl to scale Mt.Everest. She is a tribal girl

Natural Organic Soap Maker: #AtoZChallenge

Natural Organic Soap Maker: #AtoZChallenge

“Did you know that it is safer to eat commercial soap than to use it on your skin? It will at least go through the digestive system, instead of being directly absorbed into the bloodstream. Have you looked at the ingredients in

More than a Mother: #AtoZChallenge

More than a Mother: #AtoZChallenge

The word ‘Mother’ doesn’t begin to cover the length and depth of the roles that the woman who birthed me means to me and to all those around here. So I decided to add a few more ‘terms’, just in

Lopsided Balance: #AtoZChallenge

Lopsided Balance: #AtoZChallenge

  She secured well in the competitive exams He wasn’t very far behind Both joined the same course.   She asked to borrow his notes He called her up to ask doubts Both soon became good friends.   She studied

Kitchen Queen: #AtoZChallenge

Kitchen Queen: #AtoZChallenge

It’s that time of the year When the family meets for a big fat wedding yet again. Talking in loud voices is their forte About many a tale of their golden days.   Of times spent at the great big house

A Journalist Who Will Never Be #AtoZChallenge

A Journalist Who Will Never Be #AtoZChallenge

Why do we hate each other so? The hatred of Jews resulted in the Nazis killing more than 6 million of them in the Holocaust. But the world is not a much better place now. Racism in various forms is

Inspirational Indian Woman: Acid Attack Survivor Laxmi #AtoZChallenge

Inspirational Indian Woman: Acid Attack Survivor Laxmi #AtoZChallenge

“It burns burns burns Disfigures and takes your identity away You may survive it and be called a survivor But will you ever be able to live again? With the injustice of it all, All you wanted was a choice.”

Husband’s Role In A Women’s Work: #AtoZChallenge

Husband’s Role In A Women’s Work: #AtoZChallenge

Wonder why I am talking about the Husband today? Consider this oft repeated quote by Sheryl Sandberg, author of Lean In “The most important career choice you’ll make is who you marry” So the idea is to discuss different ‘types’

The Gardener: Does Gardening Cure Depression?: #AtoZChallenge

The Gardener: Does Gardening Cure Depression?: #AtoZChallenge

Sometimes the happiness is sucked out of your life and you are searching for that tiny bit of hope to get it back. Everything was perfectly alright in my life: nice husband, loving family and a gorgeous kid. But I

Feminist: A Voice: #AtoZChallenge

Feminist: A Voice: #AtoZChallenge

The potential of this theme ‘Women & their work’ is only just revealing itself to me. Until now, I have mostly covered normal everyday women. Why not someone famous? Have you heard of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie? Well, I fell in love

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