Stop Capturing Every Moment, Just Enjoy

“Don’t you want to get clicked in this beautiful valley of Uttrakhand”?  I asked her as I was so overwhelmed with nature’s beauty.

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She replied with ease “If you truly enjoy the beauty of nature, you won’t spend so much time in getting pictures, but rather enjoy the scenic beauty” What? Well, we need to post it on Facebook …

The only difference between her and I was that my pictures from the trip were going all over social media whereas; she just used those pictures for WhatsApp Display Picture. It made me consider for a while as we three sat down to relax in a green lush valley of Uttrakhand.

It struck me why on earth we are so obsessed with capturing the moments that are worth living instead of actually living them! This picture mania is not new, but this is actually true. We know it very well.

Many of us have experienced what it’s like when your favorite band comes to town. You would probably get stuck somewhere in a crowd of thousands. Long lines seem a short line when it’s your favorite band rocking the concert. That excitement! People are walking over your feet and sweaty bodies are rubbing against yours and no, not in the way you’d want them to. But never mind, it’s your favorite band. And finally, the show begins.

You cheer loud with all your strength and along with the band’s grand entry, your unlocking phone process begins. Then, when they start singing, you stand there with your arms stretched out and a phone in your hands, not only blocking the view of whoever is watching and standing behind you but also recording a shaky video with blaring noise, which will sit in some forgotten corner of your life.

Are you a foodie? So, what about the random food pictures from every Saturday dinner and Sunday brunches you post on Instagram or Facebook?

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Whatever we eat, it has become a trend to click and post it. I remember my mom telling me, back when I was a kid, to eat my food as soon as it is served on the table, otherwise, she would serve it to the dogs around. You know very well the pangs of hunger when you skipped your meal.

Are you supposed to post anything happening in your life? What you doing, sleeping, scared, broken, whatever feelings you feel … Social media no doubt has become our punch pillow like social media is another all ears and all eyes person. Do we really need to digitalize every moment? Is every moment worth capturing?

Today, we might be clicking on 100 pictures per minute and yet, we aren’t satisfied. Funny but true. We want the person who clicked the picture to send ASAP as if it is the most important thing ever in life. And most of those send pictures lies unused in our phones and probably we at times end up deleting the pictures.

We just can’t get over looking into our phones. Using your cell phone during a family dinner is frowned upon by pretty much everybody. It’s official. Why put a screen between you and every part of your life activities? You only wish that picture on the screen come alive.

So the next time you really want to prove the existence of a ‘life’ in your life, make sure you live it first and then probably click the picture. Be present. Live in it. Any picture on your mind? Not again…

Stop Capturing Every Moment, Just Enjoy It, live life

 

Fashion Trends For 2017

“Fashion is what you’re offered four times a year by designers. And style is what you choose.” — Lauren Hutton

Here are some of the fashion trends of 2017:

Stripes: 

Stripes pattern has been on trend since last year and will continue to be a huge this season. Beginning from shirts, you will find it in stripe tops, trousers, shirts, and bags. Sea Side stripes are on huge trend. Instead of just wearing it normally, wear it with jeans inside, shorts, torn jeans; team up with heels, accessories. 

Yellow is Back: 

No matter what tone of skin you have, you will see shades of brightest yellow in 2017. Don’t worry if you have the different yellow of shades. With Yellow color dresses, you can team up with white, gold or black if you want to look somber. Yellow is a must color in your wardrobe for 2017.

Trench Coat: Classy and elegant, trench coat and capes are in trend in 2017. These coats are made with silks, cotton with different variations, as well as skin friendly to wear. It will not only look you classy but gives you elegant look. Wear it with jeans,shorts,skirts,boots etc…

trench-topshelf-peone-tumblerLace: Lace can make you sexy, elegant, classy, sensual. It depends on how you use it. Lace dresses comes in skin color tube,crop,inner,shorts etc.  Try it white jeans or shorts.  Good for the duskier complexion.

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Split skirt: Split skirts are feminine, girlie and the perfect dress to show your assets and your sexy legs. if you are someone who is not very comfortable wearing short skirts, you can wear split shorts. 

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short Jacket: Goes with all with girlie dresses. wear it with the dress, if you think it’s too simple or hugging. just put it on the dress.

short-jacket-misguided-dressesT- shirt dresses: Nothing could be more breezy, comfy. you can totally live in it. Pair it with bright shoes and accessories. chill out with and hang out with this dress.t-shirt-dresses-h-m

#Fashion #Lifestyle  

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