Been a while since I posted, because the H4 visa wife now has a column on http://www.shethepeople.tv. Here's a recent blog I had written - original link - http://www.shethepeople.tv/blog/kindness-time-suspicion-minakshi-sekhar/ It’s been almost a year since the 2016US elections, post which anyone who was not American didn’t feel safe. Believe me, the media did enough damage... Continue Reading →
Living in Consumerist America!
Most mornings I am woken up to emails from GAP, forever 21, Victoria's Secret that scream, "60% off only today ONLY FOR YOU!!!" They really know how to make me feel special. I get all excited until H tells me he's got the same emails. But these emails got me thinking of how marketing works... Continue Reading →
How my dogs turned me into a vegetarian!
Anyone who's known me a while knows that I was a non vegetarian who loved grilled chicken and chicken 65 and Chipotle burrito bowls. My dad was a hardcore carnivore who experimented a lot with food and my brother is the same but I was more of a conservative meat eater who preferred to stick... Continue Reading →
No Pizza, Mo problems!
When I went to film school in LA back in 2012, our easy go to meal was pizza - it was cheap, we didn't have to cook and it lasted for a couple of days. Ah to be young and not worry about calories! One day, during an intense class discussing our scripts, I get... Continue Reading →
AAAAH! We are moving to Colorado!
If you were reading a book, this would be the foreword.. so before you dive into the "exciting" life of an H4 visa wife, here's her story... 3 years ago, I was a lost puppy not knowing if I ever wanted to get married, 2.5 years ago, I met a drunk guy in a bar... Continue Reading →