Interviews


Seema's Flour Magic, Seema Acharya, Baking, Home Baker, Baker, Pune, Home Bakers in Pune, Paithani Saree Cake, Chicken Biryani Cake, Learn Baking, Baking as a Profession
From being an HR professional to choosing a career in an entirely different field is not an easy task to do. But, Pune-based entrepreneur Seema V. Acharya has made it happen! She is the proud founder of Seema’s Flour Magic, a customized cake making venture that she started 2 years back. Each and every edible creation that goes out from Seema’s cake studio are examples of finest artworks. And, this […]

Seema’s Flour Magic – The story of HR professional Seema V. Acharya becoming a successful full-time home baker!


Mayura Walvekar started her professional career as an interior designer. She worked as an Architectural Technologist in the UK. It was Mayura’s love for arts, colours and designs that motivated her to pursue interior designing. Although she had interests in baking since childhood, becoming a professional baker was however never in her plans. During her daughter’s second birthday, she made a 2-tier chocolate cake and it turned out to be […]

From interior designing to professional baking – The inspiring tale of Mayura Walvekar, the founder of The Scrumptious Cakes!


The Suruku Pai Shop, Bag Designing, Bag Designers, Coimbatore, Swati Lakshmi, Shruthi Balu
On this platform, till date we have shared many inspiring stories of people around us. We have seen how their love for something is helping them touch new heights of success. Coimbatore-based young entrepreneurs Swati Lakshmi and Shruthi Balu belong to such league of people who turned their passion into profession. Both of them studied engineering and could have easily established their careers in this field. However, they chose to […]

From Engineering to Bag Designing – The inspiring story of 2 young girls behind The Suruku Pai Shop!



Fairy Bakes, Anjali Kaimal, Kochi, Cake Artist, Home Bakery in Kochi, Baking, Home Baker, Theme Cakes in Kochi
Kochi-based Anjali Kaimal is a final year BCA student of Chinmaya college. And, this alone cannot be her identity because she is already an entrepreneur. Anjali, who is in her early twenties is the chief cake artist and the founder of Fairy Bakes. Fairy Bakes is a home bakery in Kochi which specializes in making theme based cakes and cupcakes of your choice. For Anjali, her biggest support is her […]

Want to have the best cakes in Kochi? Anjali Kaimal of Fairy Bakes can be a good option for you!


Hyndavi Reddy, Ananya's Creations, Jewellery Designing, Handmade Jewelleries, Jewellery Designer, Hyderabad
As an entrepreneur, Hyderabad-based Hyndavi Reddy’s journey took off in the year 2014. She is into fashion designing and her designer collections are attractive enough to fascinate you. Since childhood, the creative world of handmade jewelleries and fabric designing always drew her interest. And, starting Ananya’s Creations, her own designer studio perhaps was the best decision that she ever took in her life. Today, in this interview session, Hyndavi Reddy joins […]

Meet Hyndavi Reddy, the brain behind some excellent handmade jewelleries!


Icings - The Cake Boutique, Ashwini Hebbar, Bangalore, Baker, Baking, Cake, Cakes, Learn Baking, Baking Class, Baking Classes, Cake Decorating Classes, Baking Course, Culinary School, Top Culinary School
As a medical coder, Bangalore-based Ashwini Hebbar had a successful run. After earning a Masters degree in Biotechnology, she worked for 3 corporate companies. However, in 2015, she decided to put an end to her 6-year long career as a medical coder to start something exciting. Her passion and love for baking cakes pushed her forward to realize her dreams of becoming a professional cake artist. In February 2015, Ashwini […]

From Medical Coding to Professional Baking – this journey of Ashwini Hebbar shall inspire you to do what you love! The story behind Icings – The Cake Boutique!



Anuraka Sircar, Culinary Academy by Anuraka Sircar, Culinary Studio by Anuraka Sircar, Lucknow, Culinary, Culinary Academy, Culinary Institute, Culinary Courses, Baking, Cakes, Cake, Cake Artist, Professional Baker, Eggless Cake
Lucknow-based cake artist and entrepreneur Anuraka Sircar has an inspiring story. Life has surprised her with many challenges and hardships, but the winner within her always gave her the strength to deal with them. In the year 2014, Anuraka fulfilled her long time wish of starting her own culinary institute. She launched Culinary Academy by Anuraka Sircar in the beautiful city of Lucknow. At the same time, she also started Culinary Studio […]

An interview with Anuraka Sircar, the founder of Culinary Academy by Anuraka Sircar


Kruthi, Lavanya V Kotha, Lavanya Kotha, Baking, Eggless Baking, Baking Classes, Bangalore, Gelatin Free Bakes, Cakes, Cake, Wedding Cakes
Bangalore-based Lavanya V Kotha started her journey as a professional home baker in the year 2011 with the launch of her venture Kruthi Art of Crafting. During her early days as an entrepreneur, Lavanya used to conduct classes on craft makings. Later, the venture diversified into many other segments and started offering different baking classes. Today, Lavanya V Kotha, the founder of Kruthi Art of Crafting joins us in this interview […]

An interview with Bangalore-based home baker Lavanya V Kotha, the founder of Kruthi Art of Crafting


PlanMyMedicalTrip, Medical Tourism, Medical Tourism in India, Healthcare, Healthcare Tourism, Anurav Rane, Rajeev Rane, Snehanjali Hospital, Medical Treatment, Healthcare Services,
The concept of medical tourism in India is still quite new. Over the last few years, the medical tourism industry of the country has seen a phenomenal growth. According to the estimates from different research organizations, the sector is worth close to USD 5 billion and is scheduled to cross USD 10 billion in the next 5 years. Pune-based entrepreneurs Anurav Rane and Dr. Rajeev Rane were early to assess […]

How PlanMyMedicalTrip is organizing the Medical Tourism Industry in India!



For Coimbatore-based 36-year-old entrepreneur Gayathri Arul, designing jewelleries is more a passion for her than a profession. Her life as a handmade jewellery designer gives her the breathing space to showcase her creativity skills. She is the founder of G3 Accessories, a fashion accessory store which specializes in making Paper Quilled Jewellery, Silk Thread Jewellery, Terracotta Jewellery, etc. Today, in this interview session, the talented jewellery designer Gayathri Arul joins us […]

How Gayathri Arul used her passion for handmade jewellery designing to build G3 Accessories!


SugarLove at Bubzys Bakehouse, Meenaz Kukshal, Home Baker, Pune, Cake, Cakes, Baking, Baking Classes
For Pune-based home baker Meenaz Kukshal, her journey with baking kicked off during her stay in Kinshasa, DR Congo. After coming back to India, Meenaz settled in Pune with her family. By that time, she learnt most of the tricks and lessons related to baking. In 2014, Meenaz decided to become a professional baker and in same year’s July, she started her baking venture SugarLove at Bubzy’s Bakehouse in Pune. Meenaz […]

An interview with Meenaz Kukshal, the founder of SugarLove at Bubzy’s Bakehouse


Ritu Goyal Harish, Ease India Travel, Travel Operator, Pune, Bhutan, ExperienceTravel
When Ease India Travel started its journey in 2012, it was a travel blog being maintained by Ritu Goyal Harish. As an avid traveller, Ritu used to share her travel experiences on the blog. The information proved beneficial for many aspiring travellers who wanted to visit the same places to get the same feel. In October 2014, Ease India Travel moved a step forward when Ritu gave it the shape of […]

Pune-based startup Ease India Travel can make your tour plans even more interesting! Ritu Goyal Harish, the founder, shares their story…



Fitness and Wellness, Fitness, Fitness and Wellness Industry, ConnectPedia, Swarupa Som, Bidisha Banerjee, SMBs, ERP
The fitness and wellness industry in India is still quite far from being organized. The industry, however, is full of opportunities. 2 friends from school – Swarupa Som and Bidisha Banerjee were early to spot the gap and wanted to fill it up with their concept. In January 2015, the concept became a reality with the launch of their venture ConnectPedia. In its earlier days, ConnectPedia concentrated on meeting the […]

How ConnectPedia is helping the SMBs grow with their smart ERP solutions!


There is a famous quote which says, “Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” The words of this quote perfectly fits in for Tanvi Sovani Palshikar’s life. She is an art lover and enjoyed drawing and sketching during her school days. She pursued Interior Designing which again needed the vision of an artist. And, right now Tanvi is a professional […]

At Cakilicious, making something unique is always on the agenda – Tanvi Sovani Palshikar narrates her experiences as a home baker


Tabitha Menezes, Tabitha's Cakes and Bakes, Mumbai, Home Baker, Cakes, Cake, Baking Classes
Tabitha Menezes is a person who always wanted to become a self-dependent woman. She studied commerce, worked at Apple Inc. and now is a successful professional baker. Presently, she is the founder of Mumbai-based home bakery Tabitha’s Cakes and Bakes. Many of you might have been wondering as to why and how the transition from Apple to a cake artist took place for her. Well, that happened mainly because of […]

An interview with Mumbai-based home baker Tabitha Menezes, the founder of Tabitha’s Cakes and Bakes!