What no one tells you about having a baby

When you get married, your parents, in-laws and relatives are eager for you to have a baby. When you are pregnant, people around you are so nice to you and eager for the baby to arrive. Somewhere in all this, people forget to mention what it really is like to have a baby. Maybe because … Continue reading What no one tells you about having a baby

Seemantham – Baby shower Iyengar style

I had an Iyengar style Seemantham ceremony. It is a traditional baby shower function that is conducted around the fifth month of pregnancy. I was quite excited because it was my big function after all the covid lockdowns. Here is how the ceremony went. We had to get a bunch of stuff like flower garlands, … Continue reading Seemantham – Baby shower Iyengar style

Pregnancy- Second trimester

Previous: The first trimester I totally loved my second trimester. There is a reason they call it the honeymoon period of pregnancy. I got my energy back towards the end of the third month. I started doing regular exercises every day or 4 times a week. I used the baby2body app which had pregnancy-specific exercises. … Continue reading Pregnancy- Second trimester

Pregnancy- First Trimester

I was blessed with my baby boy on December 14th 2021. My pregnancy journey had been incredible. I thought I will document it trimester wise :). Background I had a covid wedding in 2020. We had two receptions following that and were exhausted from all the planning, photography and invites. The pandemic on the other … Continue reading Pregnancy- First Trimester

This Never ending Pandemic

We have all grown sick of this never ending pandemic. It has taken a toll on our mental health and social wellbeing. Not being able to interact with fellow humans, not being able to just go to a food joint you frequent and have a local delicacy, not being able to just meet your friends … Continue reading This Never ending Pandemic

Bringing memories to Life- An affair with painting

It has been a rather uneventful year for travel! Not just for me but all around the world. Those who do travel are criticized. Staying at home all day long, I took to painting. I stocked my painting kit- Got some watercolours, oil colours , brushes and canvases and started brushing away! It gave me … Continue reading Bringing memories to Life- An affair with painting

Legally Married

It was time to legalise my wedding. Involve the government and judiciary! I went to the Marriage registration office with my husband and 4 witnesses. After hours of filling forms, waiting for three hours, ton of signatures later at the marriage registration office it is done. We have involved the government and judiciary into this.A … Continue reading Legally Married

A Weekend Getaway to A Rocha Nature Camp

Tired of being at home I booked a nature stay far away from the city in the outskirts, in midst of the Bannerghatta forest. We headed to A Rocha. A Rocha is an international network of environmental organisations. It has a branch in Bangalore. It is a field station/ research institute with scholars studying wild … Continue reading A Weekend Getaway to A Rocha Nature Camp

Secret formulas to make your Instagram photos stand out from the crowd!

Hello there! Welcome to the second article in the series of “Secrets for organic Instagram growth in 2020.” If you’re looking to improve your photography skills for your brand then this article is for you! Lets get straight in! 1. Camera Quality Matters It is a fact that DSLR pictures have a better quality. If … Continue reading Secret formulas to make your Instagram photos stand out from the crowd!