By Mallika Bhatia A fresh new season often means a change in our general mood and motivation, especially if the new season is Spring. We start planning more outdoor activities, more exercise and even more meetups. Spring almost sounds like … Continue reading Did This New Season Help You Spring Into Action?
By Mallika Bhatia It is so easy for me to write about emotions, passions, habits, life, children, parenting, friends, love, self-care and hope, and yet when I was asked to write about myself, I took a minute to decide. I … Continue reading A Piece About Me
By Mallika Bhatia Nursing a child suffering from influenza isn’t easy when one is suffering from the same virus. There is the mother in you, who wants to take care of the child, and then there is the person in … Continue reading Do it with Passion or Not at All
By Mallika Bhatia Do you love who you are? Complicated question? Here’s a simpler one: do you like the person you are? Need help answering that as well? Let me help you. Think of a person you deeply love. Now … Continue reading How Can I Love Myself?
By Mallika Bhatia Think positive and all will be positive. Focus on the positive. Replace negative thoughts with positive ones and the results will be positive. Positive this and positive that: it is everywhere. It almost seems like a fad … Continue reading New Way of Thinking? I’d Say it is Too Much Positive Thinking.
By Mallika Bhatia Never did I imagine that my child would wake up at 5 a.m. just because she was excited for someone’s visit. She dislikes both ends of the sleep cycle: falling asleep and waking up. And yet I … Continue reading Discovering Weihnachten
By Mallika Bhatia When I came to Munich almost six years ago, it was for a holiday. Not literally for a few days of holiday, but as a holiday that I had decided to take for a year. My husband … Continue reading Munich Taught Me to Fail
By Mallika Bhatia When taste and health are married, they give birth to this awesomeness. This salad is perfect for the fall: it has the colours, flavours and mood of fall. It is crisp, yet mushy, exactly when you need … Continue reading Recipe: Baked Vegetables and Lettuce Salad
By Mallika Bhatia The morning alarm wakes you earlier than you’ve been waking these past few weeks of vacation. You wake up startled because your body isn’t used to waking up at this time any more, yet you do because … Continue reading How Not to Yell Every Morning