Happy Hour For Adventurous Wallflowers
Being an Indian who has lived her whole life in India, my idea of Las Vegas was what I had gathered from movies. The very first image I remember having of Vegas is from Shahrukh Khan’s song ‘dil diwana’ from the movie Pardes.
Hi, Nice To Meet You
I am Sheetal
Do you find the cultures of the world interesting? Do you often wonder what a “Spaniards” eats for breakfast? How does a French stay healthy with all that cake in front of her? What is different in Nordic countries that keeps them high on the Happiness index?
I find it very exciting and my wish is to design my life (mindfully) by creating a unique culture for ME and MY FAMILY. I spend a lot of time researching different communities and get thrilled to see their unique habits and cultures and it has never been easier to really get to know someone who lives on the other end of the planet in her unique style?
You can tell that I am somewhat of a culture geek. My husband lovingly calls me a ‘Hyper Benevolent Cross-Sectional Cultural Warrior’. In 2022, I have decided to really get to the bottom of this frenzy of mine and research 12 cultures of the world. If you are someone who find this very interesting then hop on my culture train and ride 2022 with me.
But designing life is not limited to just cultures of the world, you will find articles on physical & mental health, relationships, economic travels, Type 1 Diabetes, life of an Indian abroad and much more.
Give me your mailing address so I can send a gentle note once a new story pops in – I hate spam so I cross my heart and say that you won’t get one from me. Pakka!
"They'll crucify you for staying the same, and they'll crucify you for change. I'd rather be crucified for changing"
Things started to change somewhere around my early 30s.
There are many words which can only be translated in their native language since English has no related word for them. One such word for me is this Welch word Hiraeth.