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10 Happy Moments by Aakriti Kochhar Sachdeva

10 Happy Moments of My Life 1. The first time I held my baby sister in my arms.  I was happy I had someone I could bully! 2. The first time I saw the Eiffel Tour twinkle.  There is nothing about Paris that didn’t fascinate me: the wine, the fashion, the culture, the gastronomy and the people (especially the men!) Then first time I saw the Eiffel tour was like a long awaited dream come true! The better part, I sponsored my own trip! 3. When I brought my first puppy home and my life has never been the same! My dogs have taught me to love selflessly and to always look where I put my foot (if I don’t, its usually in dog poo) 4. When I entered Disneyland! The first thing on my bucket list was going to Disneyland since I could probably spell ‘Disneyland’! I was longing to go to the happiest and most magical place on Earth! Going there with the love of my life made this experience even better. 5. When I met my childhood friend after many years over drinks and realized distance didn’t ch

5 Things I Learned in my 20s

I was young, wild and carefree in my 20s and had one motto in life – experience everything at least once in my life with no regret and irrespective of its consequences and repercussions. As I inch closer to turning 30 next year in February, the world went into a lockdown and it gave me ample amount of time for self-reflection, soul-searching and making lifestyle changes to condition my mind as to how I want to shape the next 50yrs of my future life. The following is a list of 5 things/lessons that I learned in my 20s from life:- 1. Restrict your Social Circle You can have a hundred fair-weather friends but once you identify your core set of five to ten people whom I refer to as “permanents”, that’s enough to sustain a happy and fulfilled life. Of course! Lesser the friends, lesser is the drama. Oh! I’m a lucky man, To count on both hands, The ones I love, Some folks just have one, Yeah, others they got none, Stay with me, Let’s just breathe 2. It is okay to FAIL!

10 Easy Steps to Monetize your Blog

1. Design your Blog First, have a theme that is easy on the eyes but attractive at the same time. Second, ensure the layout of your blog is user-friendly and accessible on both desktop and mobile. Lastly, insert plug-ins like page views, labels, follow button, subscribe to email button, blog archive, search this blog, popular posts, about me, ad sense and report abuse button. 2. Complete your Profile If a reader likes your article, they would like to know more about you (author). Therefore, it is very important to complete your About Me section of the blog. Basic details like gender, industry, occupation, location, introduction and interests like books, music and movies. 3. Don’t find your niche Everybody says find a niche but if you want to stand out, create content on a variety of topics like news, politics, business, life, romance, sports, food, travel and fashion so that it meet the needs of a larger audience. 4. Buy a custom domain Just visit

Must Watch Web Series in 2020

UNDEKHI OTT Platform: Sony LIV Genre: Crime, Drama Cast: Harsh Chhaya, Dibyendu Bhattacharya, Surya Sharma Synopsis: The series is based on true incidents and depicts the two aspects of the society – the power-drunk influential people who think they can get away with anything and the oppressed from the jungles of Sundarban, subjected to years of torture, who finally decide to bring themselves to justice. YOUR HONOUR OTT Platform: Sony LIV Genre: Legal Drama, Action Cast: Jimmy Shergill, Varun Badola, Parul Gulati Synopsis: A judge from Ludhiana loses his honour and sense of judgement when his only son gets involved in a hit-and-run accident.     BANDISH BANDITS     OTT Platform: Amazon Prime     Genre: Musical, Drama, Romance     Cast: Ritwik Bhowmik, Shreya Chaudhary, Naseeruddin Shah, Atul Kulkarni, Kunaal Roy Kapur     Synopsis:  Bandish Bandits comes across as a breath of fresh air as the time when the Indian web space is flooded with a myriad of crime/psycho

5 Tips to beat COVID-19 at Home

A community spread is happening with COVID-19 cases rising at the speed of light. I live in Andheri (East) which has become Mumbai's new hotspot after Dharavi slums and yet there is no cure or vaccine available to treat the coronavirus patients. I am writing this blog post which is issued in public interest so that you and your family can stay safe at home and beat the COVID-19 symptoms with these simple remedies and instructions given by the public health authorities. 1) Warm Water You need to start your day with a glass of warm water which will help cleanse your body and also help in case of cough, cold or sore throat. Continue drinking only warm water throughout the day. 2) Multivitamins Our immunity is currently compromised and children & elderly are at the highest risk of being infected with COVID-19. Please reach out to your local pharmacist and buy Vitamin C (Celin 500) and Zinc (Zincovit) tablets. 3) Indian Gooseberry Make sure you have a glass of Indian Goo

Top 10 Rock Songs List

#1 Stairway to Heaven (Led Zeppelin) It's a musical masterpiece and the solo is awesome. Each part played in the song has a unique flavor, complicated amazing drum rhythms, lightning struck guitar, masterful playing and soul searching passionate vocals. #2 Bohemian rhapsody (Queen) This is a song with absolutely no chorus, an operatic section, a ballad in the beginning and hard rock in the end. It pushed the boundaries of music to its fullest and Freddie did things never seen before. By far one of the greatest rock songs of all time. #3 Comfortably numb (Pink Floyd) Wonderful and inspiring lyrics, a haunting mix of Water's and Gilmour's vocals, beautiful keyboard, organ parts from Richard Wright, lovely mellow drums from Nick Mason and all of it topped off by two extraordinary solos from David Gilmour. This song is the ultimate psychedelic rock classic. #4 Smells like teen spirit (Nirvana) Kurt Cobain is a music God

10 Things To Do during Quarantine

The lockdown continues to extend and I’m sure you are running out of things to do during the quarantine. Here’s a list to keep you engaged and make your day productive. 1. Physical exercise I cannot emphasize enough about how essential it is to start your day with some exercise, workout regime, yoga or meditation. Physical activity is known to improve your muscle strength, boost endurance and your overall health and quality of life. I have gained 16 kgs since lockdown began and it’s time to shed some weight and I've chosen cycling as the way to do it. 2.  Read a book Reading is important because it helps you grow emotionally, mentally and psychologically. So get back into your reading habit because it’s never too late to pick up a book that’s been lying around for so long.     3. Learn an instrument With abundant YouTube tutorials available, it’s easy to learn the following instruments online:

Guest Post by Monika Karamchandani (30 Things to do to Feel Happy)

No one is happy all the time but there are several moments where you experience true happiness!!! And it is these little moments that string together to give you an overall sense of being happy in life. Try these – they have really worked for me and since childhood I've always been told that you are so positive, fun and happy despite facing similar shit in life like anyone else (acne, job loss, death of a loved one, shifting countries, childbirth pain, period pain, lockdown, stress, pollution, traffic, maid on leave etc.) 30 Things to do to Feel Happy Dance like no one's watching Call a friend Play hide and seek with your kid Watch an episode of any show from your childhood (I recently watched Tom and Jerry, Small Wonder, I dream of Jeannie, Different Strokes and F.R.I.E.N.D.S is the final resort) Send a Whatsapp message to 10 contacts paying them genuine compliments. Trust me you'll receive a few compliments back Wear a sheet mask and pamper y