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Hey Sassy Lady,It’s time to uncover a sassier you. Let’s become besties and talk about career, self-care, mental health, social-media tips, fitness, parenting, relationships and soooo much more. Welcome to your desi audio lifestyle magazine.Host Maitri talks to experts from various fields and together they share simple practical ideas to add value to your life.Our honest stories, experiences and ideas help you thrive and take you closer to the kind of life you want to live. We speak Hinglish and love to laugh. Let's get inspired and grow together :)Instagram- @littlefixespodcast Connect- littlefixespodcast@gmail.com

Hey Sassy Lady,It’s time to uncover a sassier you. Let’s become besties and talk about career, self-care, mental health, social-media tips, fitness, parenting, relationships and soooo much more. Welcome to your desi audio lifestyle magazine.Host Maitri talks to experts from various fields and together they share simple practical ideas to add value to your life.Our honest stories, experiences and ideas help you thrive and take you closer to the kind of life you want to live. We speak Hinglish and love to laugh. Let's get inspired and grow together :)Instagram- @littlefixespodcast Connect- littlefixespodcast@gmail.com

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India

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Hey Sassy Lady,It’s time to uncover a sassier you. Let’s become besties and talk about career, self-care, mental health, social-media tips, fitness, parenting, relationships and soooo much more. Welcome to your desi audio lifestyle magazine.Host Maitri talks to experts from various fields and together they share simple practical ideas to add value to your life.Our honest stories, experiences and ideas help you thrive and take you closer to the kind of life you want to live. We speak Hinglish and love to laugh. Let's get inspired and grow together :)Instagram- @littlefixespodcast Connect- littlefixespodcast@gmail.com

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Hindi


Episodes

Is Your To-Do List Overwhelming You? Here’s How to be More Productive- Shailaja V- 80

9/8/2021
I have a never-ending to-do list. Managing clients’ work as a social media marketer while taking care of my daughter and my home is already a lot and then I need to workout, need to relax and need to make time for loved ones. Even thinking about all this makes me anxious. Many of you must be in a similar situation so in this episode, I have Content Strategist and Productivity Coach Shailaja V helping you in being more productive. She believes that being productive starts with being mindful...

Duration:00:42:23

How Your Childhood Affects Your Adult Personality and How to Heal Your Inner Child- 79

9/1/2021
Do little things trigger you? Do you want your child to stop colouring a picture untidily even though your rational brain knows that it’s ok? You might be suffering from inner child trauma. Even those of us who had a very nice childhood have some trauma we are unaware about. Once it’s resolved, life becomes much easier and you do better as a person. To know more about Inner Child Trauma and how to work on it, I invited Trauma-Informed Regression Therapist Himadri Dimri to the podcast. She...

Duration:00:35:38

How to Deal with Stubborn Kids- Strategies by Parenting Coach Riddhi Deorah- 78

8/17/2021
Let’s start by calling them strong willed or persistent. Kids want what they want and they try to get it in any way possible. This is one quality everyone should have but we as parents end up discouraging this trait by handling their behaviour in wrong ways. There are better strategies to deal with a persistent child- you can be gentle yet firm. The idea is to start by working on yourself and no it’s not about changing yourself completely. Just a few tweaks here and there will have you in a...

Duration:00:39:38

How to Start a Podcast in India- Who Can Start and Why You Should Start- 77

8/10/2021
Want to tell your story or share your expertise with the world? Audio is booming and it’s a great time to Start a Podcast in India. There is tremendous scope for growth as a podcaster whether you want to scale your business or promote your personal brand. In this episode, Podcast Coach, RJ, TEDx Speaker and a podcaster, Taleha Khan shares everything you need to know before starting your podcast. This episode will give a good perspective about how to start and what to expect as an independent...

Duration:00:40:09

Raising Two Kids- How Anandita Agrawal is Managing a Toddler and a Baby- 76

8/3/2021
To have or not to have two kids is a question many people ask themselves. In Indian society, many people force couples to have at least two kids but it’s always a personal choice. I am done with one but if you are confused about having more than one kid, this conversation with Anadita Agrawal can help you. Anandita is a digital content creator who creates content around parenting and lifestyle. She is a mom of two boys and is raising them beautifully. Tune in for her tips and experiences...

Duration:00:21:55

No Work is Too Small- Inspiration to Follow Your Heart with Princa Rathi, Founder of Hair Love India- 75

7/28/2021
Many women want to start a business and probably you are also one of them. You think about it then drop the idea because of fear of failure and judgement. You still can’t stop thinking about it but you just can’t muster up the courage. You come up with excuses like time, money, family and more but today, we are here to inspire you. Princa Rathi founded Hair Love India on a whim. She didn’t have a huge amount of money and she didn’t want to take a loan either. Regardless, she launched and now...

Duration:00:35:54

Answered! All Your Burning Questions about Health & Fitness- FAQ with Nutritionist Kejal Shah- 74

7/21/2021
You have heard a lot of experts talk about fitness on Little Fixes but your questions never seem to stop and so I decided to do this FAQ episode with Nutrition Expert Keja Shah from Nutrivity India. Here we talk about everything from postpartum weight loss to plateau in weight loss to intermittent fasting, vegetarian sources of protein, love handles and more. Tune in to get enlightened about your health. Our previous episodes about fitness- Postpartum Fitness and Diastasis Recti-...

Duration:00:48:11

Life Skills Kids Need to Survive & Thrive in Future- Anusha Mahalingam from Lesson Leap- 73

7/14/2021
Gone are the days when we used to mug up everything taught in school and make a career out of it. Our kids need more skills than we thought necessary and so I invited Anusha Mahalingam to explain what they are and how we can help our kids in learning them. A Harvard alumni, Anusha is the co-founder of Lesson Leap- an online learning platform focused on improving kids’ communication skills. In this episode, she talks about the necessity of great communication skills, problem solving skills...

Duration:00:33:00

How to Stop Holding Yourself Back & Start Believing in Your Abilities- Self Worth with Benaisha Kharas- 72

7/7/2021
How many times have you told yourself that you aren’t good enough? That you are not worthy of love and the life you desire? It’s very easy to think less of ourselves especially for women. We attach our worth to our accomplishments and don’t appreciate the person we are. Without self-worth, it’s impossible to lead a fulfilled life. The good news is that you can work on your self-worth and do everything you want. In this episode, Integrative Counsellor & Image Consultant Benaisha Kharas gives...

Duration:00:46:44

How to Cure PCOS Permanently- Simrun Chopra Answers Your PCOS Questions- 71

6/29/2021
PCOS or Polycystic Ovary Syndrome is a hormonal disorder caused by genetic and lifestyle factors. It causes enlarged ovaries with cysts on the outer edges. PCOS results in a lot of health issues like infertility and diabetes which can be controlled by good lifestyle choices. In this episode, well known Nutritionist Simrun Chopra answers all your questions about PCOS- causes, risks and treatment. Tune in for a healthier you. Connect with @littlefixespodcast on Instagram...

Duration:00:42:42

Want to Stand Out and Grow? Build Your Personal Brand- 70

6/23/2021
Whether you are an influencer or a small business owner, you need to have your own voice, your own style. The importance of having a personal brand has increased manifold now and you might lose out if you don’t brand yourself now. In this episode, Business Coach Nishita Mantry talks about- - What is Personal Branding? - Why everyone needs it? - How to brand yourself? - How to network if you are shy Tune in to take your work to the next level. Connect with @littlefixespodcast on...

Duration:00:31:06

Father’s Day Special Bonus- Fun Q & A with My Husband and Daughter- 69

6/19/2021
Doing something special this Father’s Day. It’s my first bonus episode and also the first time that my husband is appearing on the podcast. We will talk about parenting and I have some interesting questions for him. Our daughter Idhaya is also there in this Father’s Day special episode. So sit back and smile with us. Connect with @littlefixespodcast on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/littlefixespodcast/ Little Fixes Podcast on Facebook...

Duration:00:12:40

Happily Divorced- What It’s Like Being a Divorced Woman in India- 68

6/16/2021
Most of us have lots of questions when someone we know gets divorced. We also tend to stereotype them as per our thinking but the reality can be very different. Being divorced is any day better than being in an unfulfilling relationship. To talk about being a divorced woman & mother in India, I invited Second Time Single Aakanksha Saxena to talk about life as a divorcee. I asked her a lot of typical questions but her replies are anything but common. She even has a Podcast- Second Time Single...

Duration:00:32:02

How to Create Content that Connects with Your Followers- Storytelling, Pivoting and More- 67

6/9/2021
This pandemic has impacted a lot of businesses and many of them were shut down but there are some people who managed to pivot and create another successful business even in this unpredictability. Sharmila Patil is one of them. She is a Photographer, Product Stylist, Blogger and many other things. In this episode, she talks about how she took the leap of faith and created something completely different when she was forced to stay inside her home. She is a successful Instagrammer and shares...

Duration:00:36:45

Life Update After the Break- Staying in Isolation, What I Did, Read and Learnt- 66

6/2/2021
It’s been over a month since the last episode. A lot has happened in this time- I had covid and stayed in isolation, life has thrown many more problems and I have been trying to deal. I have explored new things, read new books, learnt new things, got many insights and shared it all in this impromptu episode. These insights might help you too in getting clarity or reminding what you already know. For the books mentioned in the episode, head to the shownotes Connect with...

Duration:00:18:31

How Stories Help Kids and 5 Tips for You to Tell Engaging Stories- Chitman Kaur, Hey Cloudy- 65

4/20/2021
We all have heard stories as kids and we still enjoy listening to them. Stories are not only fun to listen to, they also help us in learning new things whether it's morals, some concepts or anything else. With increasing screen time and lack of time the art of storytelling is getting lost. We can show kids something or read a book to them but telling a story to your kid is an intimate and fun experience.That's why in this episode, I am sharing some storytelling tips with you. I am talking to...

Duration:00:37:55

Easy Decluttering Tips by Rohini Rajagopalan from Organise With Ease- 64

4/14/2021
Do you also keep buying pretty organisers and still unable to declutter your space? How about that plastic bag stuffed with hundred other such bags you have never used? We all have been there. A cluttered home not only looks unpleasant, it also messes up our mental peace. That’s why I spoke to Certified Organiser Rohini Rajagopalan. She helps people in getting more out of the space they have and in finding things they forgot they had. She understands the psychology behind hoarding and helps...

Duration:00:28:04

Makeup in India Needs More Inclusivity- A Chat with Sabrina Suhail of Tinge Cosmetics- 63

4/7/2021
We all have struggled with finding our exact shade in base makeup. The struggle gets harder if you are on the darker side. Besides base makeup, we would love to have customised shades of lipsticks too. Tinge Cosmetics by Sabrina Suhail is a custom makeup brand that can help you in getting just the kind of makeup you want. In this episode, we talk about the lack of education in terms of makeup and how change is coming gradually. Tune in now! Connect with @littlefixespodcast on Instagram...

Duration:00:27:50

Representation in Children's Literature- Gender, Race and More with Pratha Shetty- 62

3/24/2021
Did you know that gender parity will not be achieved for another century? Can you believe that in children’s literature there are more books about trucks than about female protagonists? Even though Children’s Literature has a lot to offer now in terms of equal representation, there’s a long way to go. I discuss this, my experiences and some simple yet effective solutions with Pratha Shetty in this episode. Pratha is the author of a children's colouring book- When I Grow Up. In this book,...

Duration:00:42:03

My Hacks for Managing Freelance Work with a Toddler at Home- 61

3/17/2021
I have been working from home since 2014 but things changed after the baby. I had to make a lot of changes and even more changes this year because I have taken up new work. I didn’t realize it earlier but mom-guilt was also making me anxious. Once I identified the problems, I have been able to figure out a routine which helps me and my daughter. In this episode, I am sharing my routine as a Freelance Social Media Marketer who manages work and home while having a toddler around all the time....

Duration:00:12:06