Sindhu Vee

How Award-Winning British Comedian Sindhu Vee Overcame her Stutter and Found Success Through Stand-Up...

Asian Woman of Achievment recipient Sindhu Vee talks to Brown Girl Magazine on her life changing journey from banking to stand-up comedy.

Ramadan Edition: Your Local Businesses for Iftar & Eid Festivites

Honestly, we were shocked that there are so many talented and unique businesses in our community that cater to our Ramadan and Eid needs. Ramadan decor, personalized items, baked goods, food, handmade tasbeehs, arts and crafts for kids, you name it—we’ve got em’ all, MashaAllah.
family gathering

How to Host a Family Gathering in Your Home: South Asian Edition

There are exceptions to these gender norms but a cultural shift has yet to come since an obscene number of desi boys do not know what it’s like to go around the room asking each auntie and uncle how much sugar they want in their chai.
indo caribbean indian arrival day

Why I Will Never Celebrate Indian Arrival Day

Indentured labor in the Caribbean marked the beginning of disease, dependencies, prejudices, and ills that continue to plague Indo-Caribbean communities.
krystal sital

Indo-Caribbean Author Krystal Sital Gets Personal in ‘Secrets We Kept’

In Krystal Sital uses "Secrets We Kept: Three Women of Trinidad" to shed light on her family's personal experiences as told through three generations — herself, mother, and grandmother.

From Unheard of to all Over the Screen: Queer Representation in Indian Cinema

Queer Indians exist in society and our stories deserve to be told. Movies like these give us the opportunity to share our realities. They allow us the opportunity to know that we are not alone, and they allow us the opportunity to share our stories with others who may not know them. They allow us to tell our truths.

Ladki Power

Spring/Summer fashion brings all things flowery into the mix. So, what better way to start this series than quick tips and tricks on how to style a floral shirt in three different ways!
Did you ever think you could replace your body lotion with natural oils? If not, here are a couple of our favorites to get you started on a new skincare regime that you didn't think you'd love!
A witty and irresistible celebration of boundary-breaking recipes written by your new favorite mother-daughter duo is HERE in all its glory. Of course, it includes an innovative desi-American spin.
Falooda is a famous dessert drink made with takmaria/sabja (basil seeds), vermicelli, rose syrup, milk, and ice cream. We often make this really simple yet delicious dessert when we have guests coming over. It is very easy and quick...
As a kid, I always loved making a big deal about Hallmark holidays like Father’s Day and Mother’s Day. I remember waking up at the crack of dawn to make breakfast as best as a 9-year-old could, and arranging...


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