Nature Photography || Follow your curiosity & passion

Hello my lovely readers, This is yet again a very heartfelt collaboration with a beautiful soul who finds therapy & peace in NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY. With this blog post, my intention is to AWAKEN & NUDGE every single one of you to CHASE your HOBBY, your PASSION and morever your CURIOSITY. Your curiosity is what will…

Turning 28 with a dash of pride- Happy Birthday to me

Dear Loyal Readers, Writing a heartfelt blog post on my birthday has become more of a ritual now.  Read my  Turning 27 (click here) Turning 26 (click here) Turning 25 (click here) blog post musings to know how MUCH this ritual means to me! I’ve shared a ton of unsolicited advice in those posts. I…

Photography, an art to cherish || 40 incredible shots

Dear Readers, Y’all know how much I endorse creativity and the magic that happens when you tap into the creative space in your head & heart.   I believe one doesn’t have to necessarily make a profession out of their creative inclination but spending time feeding that creative wolf in your soul can bring you…

Musings of a Mommy | Mindful Parenting Series

Dear Readers, Surprising you today with one of the most heartfelt musings of a Mommy. We all know how much of an art ‘parenting’ has become as a result of which, Kajal (read her blog post on Mindful Parenting here) has shared a plethora of special moments with her son, Kabir as ‘Kabir Chronicles Kronicles’ here…

BE YOUR OWN VALENTINE unconditional self love

Dear Readers, This blog post is dedicated to SELF-LOVE, unapologetic & fierce love for self. Self-love however is so much more than just loving yourself. If you disintegrate it, understand the various factors that shape & form this virtue called “self-love”, you’ll realize how profound & IMPORTANT it is for you to love yourself immensely…

2 years of ‘Aakansha Ka Raj’

Dearest Rajeev, It’s been a little over 2 years since I’ve known you and time has flown by like an absolute blur. I still laugh over our dramatic meet-cute and how we actually made it to this day of 20th July (when we got engaged & officially became Aakanshakaraj ). I’ve always known that each…

Cholesterol- friend or foe?

Dear Readers, allow this blog post to puncture some horrendous myths around your well-wisher, cholesterol. Fast Facts Cholesterol is a molecule, a type of lipid that is found in your blood. 75% of your body’s cholesterol is produced by your liver in order to produce hormones,  vitamin D and carry out successful cell repair in the body….

Conscious Fashion || Think before you SHOP

Dear Readers, The purpose & intention behind this blog post is to inspire you to truly understand the meaning of self-confidence, self-worth & divine grace. Often times, I have witnessed my fellow humans associating their self-worth with the number of clothes they have in their wardrobe aka their fashion sense. These are the people who…

Family Over Everything || Heart-touching email ever || Newsletter Diary

My beloved readers, thank you very very much for being so loyal to The Maven Lifestyle blog. Your loyalty and interest in my content makes me want to get better everyday 🙂 Here’s a very very heartfelt email I sent to my Newsletter subscribers (recently) and couldn’t justify limiting that special moment just to an email;…

High Tea at Sujan Rajmahal Palace

Dear Readers, I love sharing my interests and fascinating moments with you which is why I thought of dedicating an entire blog post to the artful concept of high tea or afternoon tea. We know the Queen likes her cup of Darjeeling tea, and this is one way to experience high tea like an English…