Summer Workshops at SOL-Waldorf school

I featured the SOL-Waldorf School in January this year, when it hosted the SOL Mela. You can read the post to get an idea about the SOL ethos. This summer, SOL is hosting some really wholesome workshops for children, from this Thursday onwards. Take a look! – Anushree – Morning workshops: Sensory activities are almost […]

4 reasons to go to the Child Baby and Maternity Expo

The ongoing Child Baby & Maternity Expo at Hall 6 of the Bombay Exhibiton Centre houses a great array of manufacturers and sellers of products for infants, toddlers and young mums. Here are 4 things I can list out that stand out and deserve a visit –  Cuddle n Care The brainchild of Smita Jain […]

Mumbai Playbackers: Celebrating World Theatre Day

One of the most significant dates in the global cultural calendar is March 27 – World Theatre Day. Goregaon Highway Pulse celebrates it with a profile of Preeti Birla Nair, who is the founder of Mumbai Playbackers, a Playback Theatre collective . When I say the neighbourhood of Goregaon east never stops to amaze me with […]

An Ode to Students: A self-study library in Yashodham

How often have you heard of someone who has spareroom in their homes who converts it all into a library for students? With real estate being weighed with our souls, most people focus on hogging every inch for themselves. Not in the case of Pallavi Karmakar and her family residential space. Tucked away in the winding […]

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A decade of “Do What You Love”: Whistling Woods International

The season of love is ubiquitously upon us. Turn left, turn right and we’re being inundated with all that you can do for love, for whom you love and how to love. I don’t believe in adding to the mush so I decided to have a different take on it, keeping Goregaon Highway Pulse with […]

Seasons in the Sun: The SOL Mela on Saturday, January 14

I’m constantly scouting around for more than sugar and spice – looking for all that’s really nice. And when I do find such things in our neighbourhood and can share these with my readers, it’s heartening. And heart warming. The upcoming SOL Mela at the SOL School, on January 14, the day of Makar Sankranti, […]

Regaining Paradise: When every day is Children’s Day

While childhood implies simplicity and innocence, nothing about children is easy. Not bringing them up, not teaching them, entertaining them nor writing for them. Certainly not writing for them. As a mother to a 3-year-old, I see that only one in every 10 books can hold my son’s attention from cover to cover. When I […]

Celebrate Cinema 2016: Whistling Woods International

One of India’s most reputed film and media institutes, Whistling Woods International (WWI), is a significant 5-acre portion of our vicinity. And it’s all set to open its doors to the public on September 30 and October 1, as Celebrate Cinema time arrives. Catch a teaser video of the festival here – When Indian cinema […]