If you are following me on Instagram (@pictorialjournal), you probably know about my reading habits. I started (rather, re-started) reading books sometime in April. Since then, I have read 13 books on various topics ranging from self-help to cosmology. While reading, I realized that each book put me in a certain mood that the book was portraying, and I loved that! In this blog, I’m sharing 6 books for 6 different moods… Read More

Work from home. It’s a concept most of us hoped our employer would incorporate so we could get some respite from our ever-so-hectic work life once in a while. But did we ever anticipate that we would be encouraged and required to work from home for a long period of time? We’re living in the “new normal”, as people call it now, where working virtually has become a part of our everyday… Read More

We have all been reading about climate change, especially over the last couple of years. We are aware of the effects our actions have on the Earth and yet, we seem to not be making much of a difference. We still have a long way to go and there is so much more we can do to contribute to a healthier Earth! While we can’t suddenly become 100% sustainable, here are some… Read More

We all have been on lockdown for a while now, surrounded by horrifying news of COVID-19, uncertain of what the future entails. While this isn’t a productivity contest in any way, you can take this situation positively and make good use of the time on hand. Truthfully, I spent the first 15 days in a state of panic, as did the rest of the world. Apart from working from home, all I… Read More

You may or may not have heard of Telluride. I only came to know about it last year when I was looking for places in Colorado that have a splendid display of Fall colors. A premier skiing destination, Telluride is a former Victorian mining town that attracts tourists and wealthy second-home owners alike. Tom Cruise already has a house close to Telluride and Oprah Winfrey bought 60 acres of land in Telluride a couple of years… Read More