Category Archives: DIY

Silent Sunday

After a long hiatus, I am back 🙂

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DIY beaded watch strap

Hi there! Hope summer is treating you grand! Couple of years ago I saw a watch from Swatch with a pearl stretchable band. I looked for it or anything similar a lot. But couldn’t find one. A few days back, … Continue reading

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Crochet hair embellishment

Santa: what do you want for Christmas? Girl: a unicorn. Santa: be realistic! Girl: ok, a boyfriend. Santa: which colour of the unicorn do you want? I read this once in Pinterest. No doubt, unicorn is a rage among young … Continue reading

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Homemade lemon extract

If life gives you lemons, make lemon extract out of it 🙂 Literally!! I did so 🙂 You will only need lemons and vodka. Roll up your sleeves and lets get started. Make thin slices out of the lemon peels. … Continue reading

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Rock paperweight – three ways

Summer breeze makes me feel fine blowing through the jasmine in my mind Summer breeze makes me feel fine blowing through the jasmine in my mind – Summer Breeze by Seals and Crofts It’s summer… And it’s time for summer … Continue reading

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Oolong tea foot soak

Civilization came with a bane. It’s called tension. We are always tensed and concerned over the important issues as well as trivial ones. And our body reflects our mind. Rarely we let the shoulders drop, or settle in harmony with … Continue reading

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Shoe makeover part ii

I told you how I did manage to cover up the damage in my daughter’s shoes (read makeover). Here is the link. But that’s not the end, I have several shoes lined up to be repaired. Here is an example … Continue reading

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Carrot cake

There are sometime, you really feel low. I felt like that yesterday, I felt über sensitive, reacting over very small issues and was always ready to snap! I mean, I was acting pretty über-the-top. Then things changed. During dinner, my … Continue reading

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A summer afternoon and doodling

“Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” ― Henry James Mine too 🙂 In such a lazy summer afternoon, I decided to get rid of my daughter’s old junks … Continue reading

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Vegan chili and ice cream cake

I have a dream. Not to change the world, but cook in utter silence. By silence I mean: complete absence of sound, quietness, quiet, quietude, still, stillness, hush, tranquillity, noiselessness, soundlessness, peace, peacefulness, peace and quiet. I don’t want to … Continue reading

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