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2015 Is the Year I ______ !.

by Ritu Riyat, Mindfulness Coach, @RituRiyat Over the last few years I’ve used December as my hibernation month. Since all of nature was beginning to turn inwards it made sense that I should also. I was also tired of starting the year off “ti ...

Indian Sons And Misogyny.

by Indu Partha, @indupartha So, I was driving home from work today when a guy told me that I knew what to do with my big fat butt.  As if that wasn’t enough of a compliment, the flatterer went on to tell me that my booty was like two planets.  Be ...

The Road Behind Me.

by Amanda Day, @amandainasia Driving across the Oklahoma countryside headed to my hometown in Missouri it’s hard to believe that just a few days ago I was a resident of San Francisco. Thirty miles between each little town seems as normal as it ever did ...

Makeup: How Much Is Too Much?.

by Indu Partha, @indupartha, Photo by @katienashbeauty I admit it.  I am an addict.  After dinner is done, the kids have holed up in their rooms, and the hubby is distracted by CNN or “House of Cards,” I power up my laptop, go to YouTube, and let o ...

Introducing Good Indian Mom.

Good Indian Girl is launching a new series called Good Indian Mom discussing how we can tactfully pass on Indian culture to our third generation kids. Check out our first post by guest blogger Indu Partha. If you have any specific issues/question please e ...