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Tried and True — The Must Have Baby Product List

Tried and True — The Must Have Baby Product List

I am often wined and dined by friends who are in their 8th month of pregnancy.  This is not just because they love my company […]

Style SOS: Wear Black and Brown Together – Yes or No?

Style SOS: Wear Black and Brown Together – Yes or No?

One of the most commonly asked fashion questions out there: Can I wear black and brown together? The answer is a simple — heck yea, you […]

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Mercedes Benz 350 Cabriolet

2014 Mercedes E Class Updated With SeriousTechnology

We all know how much we love our cars and how they not only fill an important need but are a huge passion!  So due […]

Sambal Oelek Surprise — 6 Ways to Discover the Spice

Sambal Oelek Surprise — 6 Ways to Discover the Spice

Sriracha has become a fan favorite for the past few years for spicing up everyday dishes.  However, one of my personal favorite quick tricks to […]

South Asian Fusion

How to Show Off Your South Asian Fusion Style

Do you love the idea of incorporating traditional South Asian fashion elements into your outfit without having to wait for a special occasion? Fortunately, South […]

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Payal Singhal Fall 13 — Exquisite Example of Wearable Art

Payal Singhal Fall 13 — Exquisite Example of Wearable Art

There are so many fab fashion designers that fuse Western design with South Asian notes. One of our absolute favorites is Payal Singhal.  Payal is […]

SL550 — A Home Run with a Luxury Ride + Supercar Dynamics

SL550 — A Home Run with a Luxury Ride + Supercar Dynamics

We all know how much we love our cars and how they not only fill an important need but are a huge passion!  So due […]

Time Crunch? Get a Powerful Workout in Under an Hour

Time Crunch? Get a Powerful Workout in Under an Hour

Between work, family, and a growing “to do” list, we all have moments when we find ourselves strapped for time. In those moments, finding the […]

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Mercedes GLA Class Thinks Small and Beautiful

Mercedes GLA Class Thinks Small and Beautiful

We all know how much we love our cars and how they not only fill an important need but are a huge passion!  So due […]

The Only Makeup You Need in Your Purse

The Only Makeup You Need in Your Purse

The trend these days is definitely to rock a chic, so-big-it’ll-eat-you shoulder bag. When a woman empties one of these contraptions, it’s pretty common to […]

Quality Not the Price — 5 Lessons in Finding Great Wine

Quality Not the Price — 5 Lessons in Finding Great Wine

At Saffluence, our goal is to find great wines that are accessible for everyday drinking. Often their accessibility is a matter of price, with many […]

Sneak Peak Into the Frankfurt Auto Show

Sneak Peak Into the Frankfurt Auto Show

  We all know how much we love our cars and how they not only fill an important need but are a huge passion!  So […]

5 Simple Ways to Add a Little Healthy Into Your Everyday

5 Simple Ways to Add a Little Healthy Into Your Everyday

There is a lot of information about how to eat healthily available on the internet, in books, and on TV, but so much of it […]

Be Prepared -- Daddy Scout

Be Prepared — The Daddy Scout Part 1

Let’s face it; babies don’t leave much for the father to do during pregnancy. There’s no owner’s manual to read and your baby mama is […]

Family Can Come in Different Sizes: An Infertility Story

Family Can Come in Different Sizes: An Infertility Story

As young girls, many of us played house and pretended our dolls were babies. When we grew up, there was societal pressure to make the […]

9 Survival Items For Your Trip to India

9 Survival Items For Your Trip to India

Being Indian comes with the advantage of traveling abroad every now and then. It’s always exciting getting to leave home for a little while and […]

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Pucker Up! Our Favorites to Create the Perfect Lip

Pucker Up! Our Favorites to Create the Perfect Lip

  Whether it’s the classic red pout or a dewy nude pucker, wearing the perfect lip color can do wonders for a woman’s confidence as […]

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Simply Floored: 5 Expert Steps to Choosing an Area Rug

Simply Floored: 5 Expert Steps to Choosing an Area Rug

Designing and choosing décor for a home can be extremely overwhelming. A million questions will run through your head before you even make the first […]

The Best Chai You’re Ever Gonna Try!

The Best Chai You’re Ever Gonna Try!

Meet Desi Gal: A woman with a collection of quick recipes that require very little effort with all the flavors of mom’s cooking. Owning a […]

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non-clumping mascara

Lash-Stopping! 4 Fantastic Non-Clumping Mascaras

With any ensemble, there’s always that cherry on top that brings the whole look together. For our makeup routines, mascara is that cherry! Whether it’s […]

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5 types of yoga

Strike a Pose! 5 Types of Yoga Explained

If you’ve been following my posts, you know that I’m somewhat of a gym rat, who loves everything from bhangra workouts to running long-distance marathons. But […]

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Suiting Up for a Summer Wedding

Suiting Up for a Summer Wedding

You get the wedding invitation in the mail. After you give yourself a virtual high-five for being the last bachelor standing, you start wondering, “What […]

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Antioxidants: Nature’s Real Youth Serum?

Antioxidants: Nature’s Real Youth Serum?

We hear the word everyday — antioxidants — but what are they really, and how do they affect our health? We took a dive into […]

Simple Secret Salmon

Simple Secret Salmon

Dinner at Eric and Sharron’s home in the country is always a memorable experience.  I often encourage Eric to give up his job of being […]

Long-lasting eyeliners

Line Up! 4 Long-Lasting Eyeliners We Love

Eyeliner — or kohl, as many of our moms knew it — is one of those makeup essentials that few South Asian women go without. […]

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