7 Tips for Focused Motivation

I cannot believe how fast January has just flown by. I was still thinking about whether I want to set resolutions or not. As it turns out, I did not set any but I will never stop reaching for my dreams. It has been such a busy month. There were enough work deadlines scheduled for … Continue reading 7 Tips for Focused Motivation

Navigating Rock Bottom

I feel broken and that feeling just isn't going away easily. I was tough on myself, gave myself a break, took things one step at a time, and tried many other ways to feel better. Yes, I get through the day (not without difficulty) but this is not the way to progress, get the things … Continue reading Navigating Rock Bottom

How to Live a Day

Momentum...The reason I love this word and used it in the title is that this is what makes us. The momentum built of what we do everyday regularly in our lives. It is our habits and lifestyle choices that determine what becomes of us more than anything else. I have been trying bit by bit … Continue reading How to Live a Day

Mutter Paneer

Flavourful. Reasonably healthy. Quick and easy to make. Mutter paneer is a traditional and much loved, vegetarian Indian recipe. You have likely come across it before. Well, here is my homemade attempt to make it without any cream or butter or precise recipe. Mutter Paneer Onions is the heart and volume of many curry sauces. … Continue reading Mutter Paneer

Lessons for Entrepreneurs I

For the past week, trying to become an entrepreneur with an actual business has been an emotional rollercoaster for me. One minute, I feel ready to market and deliver everything; the next minute, I think I cannot do this so should just look for my next desk job. Yes, entrepreneurship is a risky, challenging, and … Continue reading Lessons for Entrepreneurs I

A Short Life and Wellness Survey

We want to know who you are! Submit your answers, share the link with others, reblog if you can, and encourage them to participate. It is really quick and easy but expect some interesting results. https://tmp0504.survey.fm/life-wellness-survey Click here to start survey. Want to hear about the insights and results from this survey? Follow us and … Continue reading A Short Life and Wellness Survey

Chickpeas with a Kick

Though a better fit for summer, Chana Chaat made a good and light meal for a late Saturday lunch. This is a very traditional Indian/Pakistani snack and appetizer. Quick and simple to make if you have the key ingredients already available at home. But what is the kick? You can vary the ingredients based on … Continue reading Chickpeas with a Kick

What You Can Find Here

Hello everyone! Checking in 6 months and 20 posts into the launch of this idea, The Momentum Project. We are just getting starting and this has a long way to go, to bigger and better. Thank you for your support and engagement. Your comments, insightful and encouraging, just make my day. They make sure I … Continue reading What You Can Find Here

Scaling the Temple of Heaven

Puzzles are relaxing and challenging. They are not Netflix or movies. They keep my mind occupied well, challenge me in a different way than the spreadsheets on the job, and also test my motor skills in a different capacity than the keyboard and mouse I am constantly using. If you ask me, adults need more … Continue reading Scaling the Temple of Heaven

25 x 25

A personal reflection on living life by the pomodoro technique. In his introduction to the well-recognized book, The Success Principles, Jack Canfield emphasizes that his principles do work. But he emphasizes: for the principles to work, you have to work the principles! And the secret to success with the pomodoro technique is just that. I … Continue reading 25 x 25