Monthly Archives: May 2014

Leaf it to the rains!

Its that time of the year again, when it gets grey above and green below. The air smells sweeter, the winds carry a comforting chill, the earth covers itself in rich green, the sun seems to shy away behind the clouds everyday… Summer gives way to the beautiful Monsoon! During a rainy day, you will usually find us enjoying our evening chai and bajj ...

‘Same old thing’ – done differently

A habit is something you do over and over until it becomes almost a subconscious action– like the time at which you wake up everyday, the route you take to work or how long you stay in the shower. Reinforcing desired action with a trigger or reward (which may be immediate or long term) forms new habits. Habit’s make or break us, in a sense. We stop ...

For Simplicity’s Sake

From the technology we use, to the schedules we keep, our lives are becoming increasingly complex.  High-tech gadgets like cell phones and computers have replaced the low-tech objects we used to rely on to carry out our daily activities, allowing us to do more things faster.  As a modern culture, we have embraced the added complexity of life and al ...