Category: LIFESTYLE

Covers a diverse range of topics form wellness, health, finance, travel, shopping for the home and your wardrobe.


Buying your first home? All you need to know about home loans.

Home interiors

Continuing with my series on financial awareness, this post is all you need to be wise about when and how to apply for home loans, take advantage of the movement in interest rates, and keep your spending in…



I wasted two days to choose the right cushion covers for my black sofa. Blame this website!

OK, so I wanted to buy two pieces of 16*16 cushion covers online for my black sofa in the living room.

How tough can it be?

I went to Amazon as I usually do and looked for cushion covers in light…



Insider Tip: 6 Awesome Shops to Buy Fabric in Mumbai

where to buy fabric in Mumbai

Where to shop for gorgeous fabric in Chennai on a shoestring budget” saw a tremendous response from you all. As a follow-up, we are going to Mumbai today for fabric shopping.

Changing the slip covers, cushion cover, and runners in…



Drape your bed with these sheets from Spaces to escape to the English countryside

I started watching Downton Abbey on Netflix this week. Six episodes down, I’m hooked.

For someone with a viewing history as varied as Narcos, McMafia, Person of Interest, and The Newsroom, I’ve surprised myself this time for being fascinated with this period drama. The subtle English humour delivered with deadpan expressions caught the fancy of even my 11-year old. He quipped, “How formal are these people making…



Alert! 5 things you should do before moving into a new home

Continuing with my series on finance and wellness, today I talk about five things that are a must before you move into your new home, for your safety and well-being. Sure, buying a sofa for the new house is more tangible than buying home…



Are you financially secure?

Today, I decided to take a break from pretty pictures and share with you all what I have learnt over the past year from my interactions with several women on how comfortable (or not!) they are discussing about money. Yes, it’s time for some reality check, and I sincerely hope this will motivate you to take a rain check as well.

I deliberated for weeks before…



Where To find The Right Wall Art For Your Home: The Ultimate List

For most of us, finding the right art to deck up the walls can be tricky. Even more so, if you do not frequent exhibitions,  or understand the distinction between originals and prints, or interpret the meaning.

Thanks to a dozen websites that sell art now, buying one has come within reach. But, the paradox of choice still exists. Scrolling through literally thousands of images across…



These Two Design Elements Are Your Secrets to a Timeless Home

The theme for World Interiors Day (IFI WID) 2018 is “Design Without Borders”. IFI WID is an annual event hosted by The International Federation of Interior Architects/Designers May every year.

In IFI’s words, “Borders may provide structure, but they do not define us. Borders…



8 Lightweight Planters for Indoor and Outdoor Plants

my garden view

This is the view of the lush green garden space from our living room. Nothing is more uplifting than gazing at plants symbolizing life. But, I can’t have enough of them and yearn to bring in the greenery indoors. This post is an effort in…



No AC, No Problem. This is All You Need to Stay Cool This Summer.

woke up in the wee hours this morning to the distant wailing of a baby. The clock read 4:23 a.m. The subconscious mind told the body to go back to sleep for another hour when the alarm was set to go off. The peace didn’t long last before I woke up again to a clearly uncomfortable baby.

I pulled myself out…