All that You Need to Dine in Style

Having a beautiful dining room is a dream of so many homemakers. But not everyone can afford to have expensive furniture in the dining room. The truth is no matter how expensive the dining room furniture is, what truly enhances the beauty of the area are the little decorations. If you are eating good food, served … [Read more…]

Valley of Flowers with GIO Adventures

I was pretty exhausted after the 15km trek from Govindghat to Ghangria, with a fever adding to the misery. A sudden dip of temperature at Ghangria didn’t help either. Staff from GIO Advenures kept a check on me, and provided tea at regular intervals, to keep me warm. I retired to bed early, after a round of medicines … [Read more…]

Valley of Flowers and Hemkund with GIO – Govindghat to Ghangria

Last post pretty much summed up my journey from Delhi to Govindghat. In those initial 24 hours, I had many opportunities to contemplate about the rest of the journey. But, nothing could have prepared me for what really lay ahead. I knew it was beautiful, I knew it was a #WorldHeritageSite, I knew it was pristine, … [Read more…]

Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib With GIO – The Beginning

Seasoned traveler Ibn Batuta once said that travel leaves you speechless at first and then turns you into a storyteller. In that one sentence, I can sum up my great adventure to the Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib with GIO Adventures. What the eyes saw, the mind deciphered and the heart experienced left me … [Read more…]

All Aboard! – A Sneak Peak And Author Interview

Title: All Aboard! Genre: Romance Publisher: Penguin Random House   Synopsis: When Rhea Khanna is dumped just days before her wedding, by her boyfriend of four years, the only thing she wants to do is to get out of the city to clear her head.  The opportunity presents itself immediately when her aunt, a retired … [Read more…]

Stairway to Heaven

Some associations become life-altering and the one with GIO is turning out to be exactly that. When I put my Himalayan Dream into words for them, I had no idea that it would come true. It only took a few heartfelt words for this journey to begin and I hope it’s a never ending one.  I … [Read more…]

A Shoe Story – Alberto Torresi

Time and again, I have stressed on the fact that there is no such thing as too many shoes. Everyone knows I am someone who relates to the eternal love story between Carrie Bradshaw and her shoes. After all, a girl could own all the pairs in the world, even then she’ll still look forward to the … [Read more…]

The Chhattisgarh Chapters -Poetry of Life

Somewhere in the jungles of Chhattisgarh A mirror image Recreates a life, lost Whose remains exfoliate Particle by particle To be consumed By it’s own creator – Mother Earth!   It ain’t easy  To let it all go Without a silent whisper Or maybe  A deafening shout That echoes Reliving a whole life In a moment  … [Read more…]

When Limeroad appeared as a Fairy Godmother

Retail Therapy is the solution to all my problems. Okay, almost, all my problems. Not, that I have many. I’m fortunate that way. So, given my track record you can guess what would have happened when an e-commerce giant approached me for a sponsored post. Of course, I played it cool to negotiate on the … [Read more…]