Me and my journey of dieting

I am now among those who are against only weight loss fads. I feel that weight loss should be a by-product of being healthy and not the other way round. With many diets popping up for weight loss and few highlight the point that there is no need to exercise to lose weight, and many…

My conversation with an agricultural scientist

To understand more about farming techniques, use of chemicals in farming practices, and how the hybrid seeds have evolved I got a chance to talk to a scientist who works on the organic practice in agriculture. Here are the excerpts from our chat. Q: What is all this debate about Organic Farming and other farming…

Why I don’t mind spending extra on Organic food

Food, shelter and clothes are the basic necessities for any human. Unfortunately in today’s scenario, all the basic necessities have become luxury, and luxuries like AC, fridge, washing machines have become necessities. The food we eat, have lots and lots of chemicals and pesticides sprayed on them. Many people, at least whom I’ve seen, are…

It is okay to be “Not Okay”

Have you ever felt, of feeling lost, unable to understand what’s going on, the worst day to concentrate on things, don’t feel like talking to anyone and you don’t even know what’s happening with you or your life? Everything seems to be perfect yet you feel it is not! Don’t worry! You are not alone…

Do we really need Immunity Boosters?

Immunity Boosters are the new buzz word All of a sudden there’s immunity word buzzing around and many people are thinking to venture into production of these immunity boosters. Immunity and immunity boosters are the present trend at least from the day this coronavirus has started to spread rapidly. But do we really need immunity…

The (Judge)Mental Health

Mental health plays an equal and important role as much as physical health in setting up good health and it is still often seen as a Taboo to have conversations around it. People are less scared to let out their issues related to physical health but are more scared when it comes to mental health?…

How I want my life to be after lockdown!

This year I thought of travelling. Travelling a lot to farms and farm stays, and also planned my trips accordingly. I know most of the people have important work that was cancelled because of the lockdown. But do I really think lockdown is important? Yes, fortunately we have not seen how worst it could have…

Jacob and Klooster Farm

A great way to start Sunday! Shammy and Charlotte are the perfect hosts. They moved to India from the Netherlands 7 years ago. By around 11 AM  we reached the place. Right after entering the gate, there was a small pond with a couple of ducks swimming. It was such a joyous moment to watch. …

A Trip To Pondicherry

Pondicherry !!! I’ve decided to travel on a budget!! There are plenty of options while using public transport, so traveling on a budget was easy for us. I and my brother took a bus from koyambedu at around 8:00 PM and got down at Auroville turning, around 11:00 PM. We Couldn’t get any autos from…