Mindy Kaling Is My Spirit Animal

I’ve always loved Mindy Kaling – I first saw her in ‘The Office’, my most favourite TV show EVER and she was just adorably pesky as Kelly Kapoor. Mindy is not just a fine comedienne, she’s also a great writer and author. I very much enjoyed reading her two memoirs. This is her recent commencement […]

Why It’s Easy To Fall In Love With A Child

The thing about being an artist — and a creative professional who designs modules to teach and encourage creativity, stimulate imagination, relax, focus, foster independent thinking, build self-awareness, confidence, self-esteem and free play in children — is that I get to interact and fall in love with children that don’t in any way belong to […]

The Way We Spend Our Time Defines Who We Are

When I was at IIMB last month, we were asked to introduce ourselves to the class. This is how it went – my name is Shilpa and I’m a software engineer, my name is Nidhi and I’m a Chartered Accountant, my name is Simli and I’m a scientist and so on. The facilitator said she […]

Happy World Art Day

Here’s wishing you a very happy World Art Day. There is no culture and no civilization without art. Art is an integral part of everyone’s being. I see art as a universal alphabet, which could be understood by any person in the entire world. Art is magical. I think art offers a great opportunity to convey […]