Archana is a physiotherapist, fitness enthusiast, amateur field botanist and nurtures a few bonsai. Happiest on a road less traveled.
Talking to your daughter about periods in a free and frank manner is important. Here are some of the many things she needs to know.
Can matching horoscopes guarantee us all perfect, happy marriages? Why do 'modern' people continue to put their trust in horoscopes?
When children live far away from their elderly parents, a range of worries arise. Here is an introspective look on some important questions in the sunset years of parents.
Almost all of us have some cases where we end up setting one standard for ourselves and another for others. What is your double standard?
Letting a girl fly comes hard to Indian parents - but it needs to be done.
The birth of a girlchild is still rarely cause for happiness in our society. We continue to discriminate against girls in subtle ways.
Playing damsel in distress is passe. Women who drive must know the basics of car maintenance and handling minor car problems.
As we grow up, we get into the "serious" part of life and forget to be spontaneous and have fun. Keep alive the child inside you.
Technological advancements has made us all slaves to our gadgets and decreased the need and ability for our brains to work.
Increasingly, as we speak, write and think in English, are our languages at risk of dying or becoming watered down versions?
Irrespective of age, marital status, occupation - every woman can do with a hobby or interest to enrich her life - just for herself
Do you derive pride from being indispensable to your household or should women learn to let go?
While Indian marriages are often based on horoscope testing and compatibility, should we focus on health tests instead?
Despite Indian parents' focus on achievement, are we really preparing our children for future challenges?
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