Calisthenics: The no-gym workout you can do anywhere

Want to avoid the gym but look and feel like Tarzan? Hang upside down poles (instead of trees) in the park and breathe fresh air into your lungs with Calisthenics. Calisthenics is an exercise form that is being practised the world over, and has found its way into India in the recent past thanks to … Continue reading Calisthenics: The no-gym workout you can do anywhere

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Cook with these 4 spices for weight loss

Flatter abs aren't so far in the horizon if you remember the right garnish.Β Adding these ingredients to your food every day will shrink your waistline Simply sprinkling fresh herbs and spices on your plate of food as a substitute for salt can lower your sodium intake by 1,000mg a day (for a rough estimate, that's … Continue reading Cook with these 4 spices for weight loss

Quickest mushroom innovations

Mushrooms are the vegan's go-to substitute for that meaty flavour, the chef's choice in vegetables to stir fry, and the single guy's saviour to top any pasta dish. Caps off, folks! Mushrooms are rich in nutrients and flavourful to the max. After eggs, they are the most versatile in terms of pairing, cooking time and … Continue reading Quickest mushroom innovations

The feminist on a quest to find out why Indian men rape

[Gutsy media consultant Tara Kaushal on her ambitious crowdfunded project Why Indian Men Rape] What comes to mind when I hear the word "rape" isn't the highly publicised 2012 Delhi gang rape (etched in memory as the Nirbhaya case) but the images from multiple "eve teasings" on New Year's eves in Mumbai. Gateway of India, … Continue reading The feminist on a quest to find out why Indian men rape

Caturday chat with photographer Akiko DuPont

Welcome to the new series Caturday Chat. You will meet an interesting personality from the internet cat world every Saturday on this blog. I am starting off #CaturdayChat with the interview of stunning documentary photographer Akiko DuPont whose photos of her cat and grandpa's deep friendship went viral. iheartcats raved about it and so did … Continue reading Caturday chat with photographer Akiko DuPont

Unstuck got a shoutout from author Rosemary Carlson

This morning, I was reading a piece written by one of our very own bloggers, kasmin. She is an excellent writer. Check out her stuff! I ran across an article on her site about seven new genres of fiction that are emerging and it was fascinating. They all interest me, but one particularly interests me … Continue reading Unstuck got a shoutout from author Rosemary Carlson