Shining and Shunning: The Education Paradox

Image Courtesy: picovico.com Our education system seems to be flawed from the very roots that it has been growing. Akin to herds of sheep all of us follow the same path trodden, without realizing the bane that has been bestowed upon us. Generations after generation we allow ourselves to get wallowed in the same revised edition…

Good Reads, Toxic Reads

Image courtesy: listchallenges.com Often most of us fail to decipher the difference between a good literature piece and a toxic one. Most of our books are mainly based on recommendations by our friends, relatives and so on, but how to differentiate between the toxic ones and the safe ones? Always remember not many people in the…

DIY Lip Balm

Lip balms are a must for every human, unless you’ve been gifted with soft, supple and pink lips which stay so, for long without being affected by environmental factors. This above description is very rare, maybe a few people on this planet are gifted to possess them. We all go haywire to source the perfect…

Book Review : Jane Eyre, by Charlotte Bronte

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte, is one of the slow-paced books I’ve ever read. The whole plot is gloomy and sadistic, which makes the reader saturated beyond a point. This is definitely not one of your “I cannot keep it away” kind of books. The book starts with the hardships faced by Jane Eyre since…

Book Review: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

I’ve started this year on a good note to read as many books as possible to quench my literary thirst. I’m generally not a classics reader for I’ve always been harboring this idea that classics are not to be understood for their proficient English narrative and their long poetic verses that can rather be a…

Pasta Two Ways- Part 1

Off late I’m updating two recipes on my blog, trust me it saves time and you the pain of going through two entirely different recipes. I decided that hereafter I’ll be putting up two recipes in one go. This is also a switch option when you feel you have the ingredients for the other recipe…

Potatoes Two Ways

Potatoes are everyone’s favorite even though they’re full of calories. Many of us have too many conflicting opinions about them don’t we? Well for the goodness and when consumed in appropriate quantities potatoes are a god send. They’re a good source of Vitamin B6, potassium,copper, vitamin C, manganese, phosphorus, niacin, dietary fiber and pantothenic acid;…