Why You Don’t Need Money To Be Merry This Christmas

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[Editor’s Note: As promised, this is a continued from the previous ‘5 things to do in December in Mumbai’ blog post, dedicated to the lovely people out there with empty pockets, but big hearts!] To many of us in the suburbs, the Damian furniture store’s yearly display is undoubtedly the first big sign that Christmas is HERE. Day in and day out… Continue reading Why You Don’t Need Money To Be Merry This Christmas

5 Things To Do In Mumbai This December

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[Note: If you are broke, we have 5 other things to do  for you.Stay tuned!] We Mumbaikars are famous for cribbing, all year round, about the downfalls of living in this city.  But this December, think again. Turns out its one of the best seasons to be in Mumbai, this 2014 and here are a few reasons why – Why it’s… Continue reading 5 Things To Do In Mumbai This December

Top 5 media goof-ups in less than two months

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“The media’s the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that is power(….)”-Malcolm X. However, news media have excelled in the art of abusing this power with Times Of India securing the top spot. They cite dead people as being alive and make the alive dead, it’s… Continue reading Top 5 media goof-ups in less than two months

The Big City Problem

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We’re not going to launch into an eloquent speech, filled with technical jargon, about what this page is for. Instead, we’re going to tell you a story. Our subject is a suburban guy from Bandra. Let’s say his name is Rahul, for reasons of familiarity (since we’ve related on so many levels with Rahul from SSC textbooks and Bollywood movies from… Continue reading The Big City Problem

Why You Don’t Need Money To Be Merry This Christmas

Originally posted on Explorate:
[Editor’s Note: As promised, this is a continued from the previous ‘5 things to do in December in Mumbai’ blog post, dedicated to the lovely people out there with empty pockets, but big hearts!] To many of us in the suburbs, the Damian furniture store’s yearly display is undoubtedly the first big sign that Christmas is HERE. Day in and day out… Continue reading Why You Don’t Need Money To Be Merry This Christmas

5 Easily-sourced DIY Christmas decoratives

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New York might be covered in 12 inches of snow while we’re still in a perennial summer but that doesn’t necessarily thwart the Christmas magic from engulfing us, now, does it? Rather prematurely too, I might happily add. Our Michael Buble playlists start to accompany our showers, we start to daydream at work meetings, of all the weddings and dancing-filled nights… Continue reading 5 Easily-sourced DIY Christmas decoratives

DIY CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS AND DECORATIONS

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Hark! We come bearing gifts of DIY tutorials and smiles this Christmas! Following our last post where we made amazingly easy and beautiful DIY Christmas decoratives and where to source them in Mumbai, we’re back with a follow-up list of some of the most awesome gift ideas and things to dress up your home with. Store-bought ornaments and clothes bought as… Continue reading DIY CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS AND DECORATIONS