A six-step guide to revive and stick to resolutions

Come December, there is a quixotic surge in making new resolutions. However as New Year turns into Valentine’s Day into Easter, all resolves become vague and fade away. From exercising more to spending less, from learning skills like cooking and playing guitar to unlearning saying ‘yes’, they become a part of distant memory, only to […]

Keeping up with the resolutions — Why do I make them, why do I break them

Chances are, you took at least one New Year’s resolution; like losing weight, eating healthier, exercising more, reading more, so on and so forth. Less than a week into the New Year, resolves dissolve and are forgotten. We resume with our life style – the ones that we live mindlessly. We reflect upon them again, […]

Read Better, Read More – Seven things I learnt from my three month reading sabbatical

2014’s Ice bucket challenge led to many more ‘forward-it-ahead’ challenges. The black and white pictures being posted on social networking sites, books one has read, favourite movies, Swacch Bharat (Clean India) campaigns. One challenge that caught my attention was the books one has read. Next I saw throwing myself into a back-to-back readathon of sorts. […]