Category: DIY

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Lippan work (mud and mirror) from Kutch !

My recent trips to Himachal, Punjab and the Kutch region in Gujarat have made me appreciate our country’s diverse culture more than ever before and I stand amazed seeing the quantum of richness that...

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Framed monograms as return gifts

“Monogram” – A design with one or more letters, mostly the initials of a name, used as an identifying mark. It was Advika’s first birthday party and I wanted to come up with customised...

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DIY Light Decor for Diwali

Once the Navratri Golu was dismantled, i was left with lots of colourful bangles lying around from the Bangle Rangoli i had done. Rather than finding a way to pack and store the bangles...

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Summer Cooler – Blend, Strain, Drink !

The tartness of this fermented drink caused by the action of lactic acid bacteria and the health benefits due to the probiotic microbes in it make it a favourite for the summer season. Btw,...

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Joy of Giving – Flower Lollies !

Joy of giving week is an annual charity event celebrated in many companies across India. As part of the event, Rajaram’s workplace organises a “food fair” where employees/spouses put up food stalls and the...

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Birthday Party Fun, Food & Ideas !

This has been a long pending post and I felt that this is the right time to bring back some memories from Akshara’s earlier birthday parties. Making the arrangements for Akshara’s birthday party is...

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Recycled newspaper coasters !

Every time I see the old newspapers lying in the storeroom they remind me patiently “free us from this place”. I have been behind Rajaram for months to get this cleaned up but I...