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!

MTea House, Assam, Monalee Hazarika, Chetan Shetty, Dibrugarh, Assam Tea, Assamese Cuisine, Tea, Horai, Assam CTC Tea, Hophura, Orthodox Assam Tea, Tea Venture, Startup, Mumbai, Pune, Micro Tea Gardens
Monalee Hazarika is a young entrepreneur who always dreamt of promoting her native state Assam at the national level. Initially, she thought of popularizing Assamese cuisine in different cities of India. For some reasons that didn’t happen. Monalee Hazarika’s dream came true last year when she along with one of her close friends Chetan Shetty started their own startup in Mumbai. They named their venture MTea House and chose to promote […]

MTea House – The story of 2 entrepreneurs popularizing Assam Tea throughout the world!

LaElegante', La Elegante', Shalini Girish, Fashion, Fashion Accessories, Mumbai
Mumbai-based Shalini Girish’s interest of becoming an entrepreneur triggered after one of her cousins gave her the idea of an online store selling fashion accessories. Being a fashion enthusiast herself, Shalini found the idea to be a good one. Soon she transformed that idea into a reality and started her own online store LaElegante’ on March 08, 2014. Ever since, she never looked back. Shalini Girish holds an MBA in […]

LaElegante’ – The inspiring tale of Banker turned Entrepreneur Shalini Girish!

Sudip Dutta, Ess Dee, Ess Dee Aluminium, Durgapur, Mumbai, Singapore, India Foils, Packaging, Sachet Making
Sudip Dutta was only 17-year-old when destiny forced him to earn a living for his family of 6 members. Sudip was born and raised in Durgapur, West Bengal, India. His father, Vijay Shankar Dutta, was an ex-armyman and had to retire from his service after he was severely injured in a gunshot battle during the Bangladesh Liberation War in 1971. Following the retirement, Vijay took up a job as a security guard. […]

From earning Rs. 15 per day to building a giant in the packaging industry – Amazing story of Durgapur’s Sudip Dutta creating Ess Dee Aluminium!

Sugandham Organics, Amitabh Bachchan, Organic Incense Sticks, Ekta Thakker, Punit Thakker, Aman Maheshwari, Srithi Das, Maalav Thakkar, Body Mist, Air Fresheners, Car Diffusers, Reed Diffuser Pots and Sticks
Mumbai-based Sugandham Organics started its journey in April 2016 with a noble vision. The objective was to help the underprivileged section of the society earn a decent income for their living. The company manufactures a wide range of organic aromatic products. And, all of them are handcrafted by people belonging to the low earning families. Sugandham Organics was founded by 5 young minds – Ekta Thakker, Punit Thakker, Aman Maheshwari, Srithi […]

How Sugandham Organics, an Indian fragrance brand is helping the underprivileged people to live their life with dignity and pride!

Arabic Dessert Kunafa, Kunafa Dessert, Kunafa, Foodeementals, Zuber Barudgar, Sufyan Qureshi, Mumbai, Cream Kunafa, Cheese Kunafa, Kunafa Minis
If you want to please yourself with the exotic Arabic Dessert Kunafa in Mumbai, then, Foodeementals can be a good option for you. Foodeementals is the brainchild of Sufyan Qureshi and Zuber Barudgar. Sufyan is a 28-year-old Management Graduate and has an experience of around 8 years in corporate recruitments. He is also the co-founder of Mumbai-based HR solutions firm The HR Window. On the other hand, Zuber is 34 […]

Want to please yourself with Kunafa Dessert? Foodeementals can be a good option for you in Mumbai!

The Upcycle Co, Amishi Shah, Recycle, Recycling
Amishi Shah is a graduate in Finance, holds a Master’s degree in International Management and is also a trained semi-professional Latin dancer. Now if we ask you to guess what job Amishi is doing right now, you won’t be able to give us the right answer. Just because Amishi is presently involved in something amazing much different from her professional qualifications. And, most of us cannot even think of that. […]

How entrepreneur Amishi Shah is giving new life to discarded piece of items – The story of The Upcycle Co

ekplate, Street Food, Indian Street Food, Street Food Vendors, Street Food Finder App, Ekplate App, Mumbai, Harsh Shah
Most of the Indians love to eat street foods. Indian street foods have a wide range of varieties that no other country would offer. A food lover always searches for the best food vendors that are available in a particular city or town. Sometimes the search process becomes quite difficult. And, most of the times we miss out on the best Indian street foods just because we didn’t have any […]

Ekplate: An app that helps in finding you the best Indian Street Food vendors! Harsh Shah, the founder of ekplate shares their story

Prem Thakur, Buggy Car from Scratch, Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Kharghar, Car Built from Scratch, YouTube DIY Videos 1
YouTube is a great place to learn something. While YouTube videos can enlighten us on almost any topic, only a small percentage of YouTube users apply the knowledge to create something beneficial. Prem Thakur falls in the category of such persons. Prem is only 19-year-old. But the feat that this young boy from Navi Mumbai has achieved would leave many established engineers behind him in terms of accomplishments. Prem Thakur […]

This 19-year-old Mumbai boy built a Car from Scratch and YouTube Videos was his only Teacher – Prem Thakur’s Inspiring Story!

That's the Story, Swati K Soni, Home Bakery, Home Baker, Mumbai
Since 2011, Swati K Soni, a home baker in Mumbai is successfully running her home baking venture That’s The Story. The name of her venture is beautiful and so are its products. The 54% chocolate expresso slice, burnt caramel pannacotta with pistachio, egg free crème brulée and pistachio shortbread are some of the signature items of That’s The Story. Swati considers her Mother to be her biggest inspiration who introduced her […]

How a failed baking attempt turned into a success story for Swati K Soni – The story behind Mumbai’s That’s The Story

Crumbs Patisserie, Alison Menezes, Home Baker, Home Bakery, Cake Artist, Cakes, Mumbai
Alison Menezes is a passionate home baker and cake artist from Mumbai, India. During her stay in Qatar, while working as a cabin crew in Qatar Airways, she got herself trained in cake decorating. Her love for baking gradually became more intense and in 2014 she launched Crumbs Patisserie, her own home bakery in Mumbai. For Alison, the smiles on her clients’ faces after eating her handcrafted baked products are […]

Meet Alison Menezes, the creative cake artist behind Mumbai-based Crumbs Patisserie

Archana Nakhua Bhanushali, Ace Tattooz, Tattoo, Mumbai, Nikhil Bhanushali 1
Ace Tattooz is a popular name among the tattoo lovers of Mumbai. Started in the year 2011 by Archana Nakhua Bhanushali and Nikhil Bhanushali, Ace Tattooz has walked a long way since its inception. At Ace each and every tattoo artist has their own specialisation. They believe in personalisations instead of inking images from the internet. Archana and Nikhil presently runs 2 tattoo studios at Mumbai. From a founding team […]

For the love of Tattoos, this Tattoo Artist from Mumbai became an Entrepreneur! Archana Nakhua Bhanushali of Ace Tattooz shares her story

Sanjivani Bhide, Sweet Picks, Home Bakery, Mumbai
Sanjivani Bhide’s journey as a professional home baker started in August 2010 with the launch of her home baking venture Sweet Picks by Sanjivani. In earlier times, baking was a hobby for her. The hobby gradually transformed into a serious passion later on. Sanjivani is an extremely creative person and her creativity reflects in each and every product which she bakes. Today, in this session, the lady herself is here […]

I want Sweet Picks to be in everybody’s minds when they think of Cakes: Sanjivani Bhide

When we come across these two words – “Motilal Oswal” the first image that comes in our minds is of a Non-banking Financial Company that offers a wide range of financial products and services. The company is one of the leading financial services firms of India. It deals in Broking and Distribution, Institutional Equities, Wealth Management, Investment Banking, Private Equity and Asset Management. Most of us probably know all these things. […]

How a Chartered Accountant built the successful Motilal Oswal group!

Sugar Therapy, Priyanka Pawar, Mumbai, Baking, Baking Business 1
Mumbai-based Priyanka Pawar’s professional journey as a baking artist started in the year 2014 with the launch of her home baking venture Sugar Therapy. The idea to start her baking business evoked during one of her birthday celebrations. The birthday cake which was ordered from a cake shop lacked freshness and quality. Earlier baking was only a hobby for Priyanka. She used to gift her relatives cakes and cupcakes on […]

A Cake Shop delivered a Stale Cake on her Birthday, what she did next will Inspire You – Priyanka Pawar’s journey with her baking venture Sugar Therapy

For many ailing patients in Mumbai, Vijay Thakur is like a God sent Messenger to them. Thakur, a taxi driver for almost three decades now, has been carrying patients to hospitals free of cost. Getting a taxi is always very difficult in a city like Mumbai. It turns even worse when taxi drivers refuse to carry any critical patient in their vehicle. 74-year-old Vijay Thakur does not belong to the […]

This Engineer turned Taxi Driver Saves Lives with his Free Taxi Service – Vijay Thakur’s Story

Knots and Vows, Knots & Vows, Photography, Wedding Photography, Mumbai, India 1
Knots and Vows, a creative start-up based out of Mumbai came into being in the year 2012. It is the brainchild of 2 amazing persons who at earlier times spent a good amount of time working for various MNCs. Their love for photography and the urge to become an entrepreneur led to the creation of their dream venture Knots and Vows. The most important characteristic that every successful entrepreneur have […]

How Photography became Bread and Butter for these two one-time corporate professionals – The story of Jake Mathew and Alistair Bangera of Knots and Vows

Out of the Box, Bekery, Anuya Apte, Bakery in Mumbai, Cake, Mumbai, Hand made Cake 1
Out of the Box is a bakery of hand made crafted cakes based out of Mumbai. It was founded in the year 2014 by Anuya Apte. She also conducts baking workshops regularly in Mumbai. Today, in this session, Anuya tells us about her entrepreneurial journey with her baking venture Out of the Box. Hi Anuya, welcome to conflatingVisions. Please tell us what inspires you to bake cakes? A cake is always […]

In Conversation with Anuya Apte, Founder of Out of the Box

Artesano - Cake art by Suchita, Suchita Kunder, Thane, Mumbai, Cake, Baking, Home Baker, Baker 1
For Thane-based Suchita Kunder baking happened by chance. Once after seeing an advertisement of baking classes in a newspaper she decided to enrol herself in the workshop. While learning the basics of cake baking, she discovered her creative side. Her love affair for baking cakes started soon after. Presently, Suchita is successfully running Artesano – Cake Art by Suchita, a designing studio in Thane. We have featured many stories on […]

Baking awesomeness with Artesano – Suchita Kunder’s story

kanheri caves 1
Kanheri Caves whose period of establishment dates back to anywhere between 1st Century BC and 11th Century AD is one of the finest examples of the Indian rock cut architecture. Located in the heart of the beautiful green environs of Sanjay Gandhi National Park of Maharashtra, Kanheri is about 10 km from the Borivali Station and 45 km from main Mumbai. These caves perhaps are the only symbol which depicts […]

Kanheri Caves – A walk through the Historical Timeline of Buddhism