Divorceddoodler

Divorceddoodler

A freelance journalist and teacher, Kalpana is a feminist, an animal rights activist, passionate about the environment and fitness through yoga. She believes in a holistic and sustainable lifestyle and she also happens to be divorced.

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Women, Here’s To Dealing With The Yo-Yo Of Feelings That Dieting Can Evoke
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Loving yourself and not succumbing to peer pressure when dieting is the way to go. A personal account of the struggle with this.

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Untying The Fine Knots [#BookReview]
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Untying the Fine Knots by Madhuri Y is an excellent handbook for someone who is going through a divorce, and guides them through its many difficult phases.

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Sit Alone On A Park Bench Today. It’s Liberating
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One way to stand up against harassment is to refuse to heed the advice that the streets are dangerous for women. Go out. Reclaim the streets.

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Give Love Another Chance: Online Dating After Divorce
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A divorce is not the end of your love-life in this day and age. Online dating after divorce can be tricky, but these tips can help you find love again, says this post.

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Why Children Remain Silent About Sexual Abuse
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Why do children stay silent about sexual abuse? A post for the UNICEF Red Siren campaign to #EndViolence against girls

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Indian Women And Dating After Divorce
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A divorce need not mean the end of romantic relationships in your life. How can Indian women go about dating after a divorce?

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Why You Should Love Your Beautiful Post-Pregancy Body
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The post pregnancy body of a woman may not fit the ideal of beauty - thin and flawless, but it needs to be celebrated too.

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Natural Beauty? Or Unblemished Photoshopped Lies?
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How photoshop impacts women: The blemish free images of women's beauty we see all around us do impact our sense of our selves.

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The Ministry Of Thin
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The Indian fashion industry too is pursuing the same stereotypes of beauty in the form of painfully thin bodies.

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“No” Means No, Even If I Am Divorced
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Being a divorced woman in India often means sexual harassment - as men assume that a divorced woman is always 'available'.

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The Balatkaari Phenomenon

Why I started the petition to the Bristol Hotel against Honey Singh and his promotion of rape culture

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Divorced? You Still Have To Communicate With Your ‘Ex’

Divorce is not the end of a relationship - especially if you have children. Communication after divorce is essential.

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Divorced And Ready To Try Again?

When a divorced woman in India indicates that she is ready for a second marriage, why is there so much judgement on her choices?

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Divorce And Child Support Payments

What happens to child support when you get divorced in India? Does the richer parent , usually the father, pay willingly?

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Getting A Divorce – 5 Must Do’s

While divorce is traumatic, use your divorce to know yourself better so that you can be a stronger person with better emotional health and happiness.

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Mutual Consent Divorce
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If you need a divorce, why is it better to get a divorce by mutual consent and how does one go about it?

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Locked out or locked in?
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Opting for divorce or choosing to continue in a relationship, the choice is yours.

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5 Ways Life Changes After Divorce For Women In India
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Life after divorce for women in India is not easy; here are 5 ways in which the lives of divorced women in India change.

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