As far as mankind has progressed with science and medicine, ironically there also seems to be an increased number of individuals/couples struggling with fertility. The natural function of bearing a child is getting harder and harder due to a large number of factors, namely poor diet, stress, hyper/hectic lifestyles and unreasonable demands we put on […]

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  Who is Lakshmi? Put very simply, Lakshmi is the Hindu Goddess of Wealth. In a Hindu family, when a girl is born, it is said that ‘Lakshmi has come in to the home’.  When a girl gets married, it is also said that ‘Lakshmi has come in to our home’.  – The latter bearing […]

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Happy New Year to you all! On the 17th day of the new year?  Is it already starting to feel old?  Or are you still revelling in the magic of the holidays and ringing in the New Year with near and dear ones? We have all had a couple of weeks to settle in post […]

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…and more consistently and regularly than men could! We naturally get in to a rage when we hear of men physically, mentally or emotionally abusing women.  We have names for these men.  We encourage these women to leave these men/these relationships; we demand these men go for counselling; we get psychiatrists and lawyers and media […]

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My Dear Readers, I am thrilled to announce my new venture for which I have spent a good part of the last year training for and practicing.  It seems to be a natural evolution for me to have reached this space and I have all of you and your constant support and great feedback to […]

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Are you a primary care giver to an elderly parent or a relative?  Are you a parent? Are you smack-in-the-middle of both generations where you find yourself as a primary care giver to a parent/s and your children? Are you a workaholic?  Is your partner a workaholic? Do you hold a demanding professional position where […]

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Goosebumps all over my arms, my breath held for goodness knows how long, my heart racing and I found a lump in my throat and tears welling up in my eyes. All this while I was listening to Michelle Obama’s Democratic Convention Speech.  Oh my!  What a woman, what a delivery of such words full […]

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Never let go of your dreams… I burst with so much pride and joy while I introduce my dear friend Sarina Jain. I have known Sarina since we were teenagers growing up in Los Angeles. Sarina then and now is the epitome of spunk, energy, zest and Bhangra! (Balle Balle!) I watched her perform her arengetrum (solo debut […]

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It’s been awhile since I have blogged about the boys.  Why? Hmm…. let’s see… I’ve been quite busy pulling them off window handles, making sure they don’t fall off the fridge while monkey climbing them up, rescuing small items from the house that get stuffed behind radiators or chucked out windows…. etc. etc. etc…. But […]

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I’m just loving it! For those of you who think I’ve lost the plot… perhaps I have. I am just loving my weekly ‘Body Combat’ class… which is a version of the ‘Kick boxing’ from the 90’s!  Ooops… just gave up my age! Many of you have heard me go on about Yoga for so […]

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