New Year, New You: Makeover Ideas To Kick Off The Year

“New Year’s Day. A fresh start. A new chapter in life waiting to be written. New questions to be asked, embraced, and loved. Answers to be discovered and then lived in this transformative year of delight and self-discovery. Today carve out a quiet interlude for yourself in which to dream, pen in hand. Only dreams…

The science of gifting: How to pick the best present

The gifting season is upon us and I must admit, a mild sense of panic has set in! I can only attribute it to the thought of facing the noisy crowds at shopping malls in order to complete my seemingly endless list, which itself is a task as I keep asking myself over and over…

Easy Homemade Bath Bombs For A True “Spa-Like” Experience!

It’s not selfish to love yourself, take care of yourself and to make your happiness a priority. It’s necessary. – Mandy Hale If you happen to be anything like me, then you too, will love nothing better than to spend some quality ‘ME Time’ away from the hustle and bustle. In fact, it’s always nice…

The best TLC for sensitive skin during the hot months

“Invest in your skin. It is going to represent you for a very long time” – Linden Tyler Did you know that sensitive skin reacts very badly to sunlight? It also feels the same about chemicals found in some skin care products and when too much of makeup is used for a longer period of time. Dehydration…

A gentleman’s guide to fragrance etiquette

“Create your own visual style… Let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others.” – Orson Welles Good day gentleman! Today, I want to discuss a topic that is becoming very relevant in the world of men’s grooming – fragrance etiquette. Yes, it is true, the way we present ourselves is becoming more inventive…

Surviving summer and staying fresh throughout!

Yes! Summer is well and truly in…. and while the mercury keeps rising, I find myself constantly wondering, ‘Oh! I don’t feel so fresh, right now! Has anybody noticed?’ Sigh! Some of us, unfortunately, suffer from these ‘not so fresh’ moments, don’t we? After all, battling the day is a task by itself when you…

Types of Gentlemen

“A guy is a boy by birth, a man by age and a gentleman by choice.” – Unknown. I couldn’t agree more to this beautiful quote. It has a certain depth to it, just like a gentleman’s character. The world has plenty of men and boys, what it really needs is more Gentlemen. I won’t…

Yardley London English Bluebell

  “A garden should be natural-seeming, with wild sections, including a large area of bluebells.” – Diana Wyne Jones. At the end of spring, I decided to change the way my garden looks as I’ve been putting it off for a while now. A quick trip to the local nursery the next day followed by…

How To Be poised?

“Pretty is an accident of nature. Elegant is a self-created work of art.” – Anonymous. The one true motive of humans, according to me, is ‘being remembered’. Everything we do – our life’s work, actions, decisions, etc. All boil down to one thing, a deep lying need of wanting to leave our mark on the…

4 Things a Woman Must Wear

“The perfect woman, you see, is a working-woman. Not an idler, not a fine lady, But one who uses her hands and her head And her heart for the good of others.” – Thomas Hardy   Everyone wants to be perfect. This pressure, most of the times we bring on ourselves, sometimes the society we…