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Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, fashionista

In addition to a penchant for XXL white button-downs, Mrs. Ahuja is a known pusher of sartorial boundaries. While most times this produces spectacular results, occasionally it is a bit of a misfire. Take this distressed denim sari, for instance.
A denim sari is an interesting concept. However, the extreme distressing kills it IMO. It's an interesting spin on the Texas Tuxedo...a Texas Sari, perhaps?
Despite the occasional dud look, one can expect two things always from Sonam. She will make bold choices and take risks (gone are the Saawariya days, thank the gods). And her hair/makeup will always be on point. Always.
Photos:@sonamkapoor, @rheakapoor, pinkvilla

Travel Diary: Clearwater Beach

As the school year draws to an end for two of my kids, we were fortunate to have an opportunity to spend a few days beachside. Luckily, though it is May, we avoided major rain and thunderstorms. An added bonus: cloud coverage helps alleviate the heat a bit. It was a perfect mini-vacation because honestly, all the kids wanted to do was swim in the ocean, make sand castles, and swim some more. The kids also enjoyed giant inflatable slip-n-slides, and play structures located near the pier.

We stayed at the Wyndham Grand which has a prime location ocean front near the pier. The room had an airy, beach vibe and we had an excellent view of the ocean and harbor. A and I accomplished our goal of relaxing and the kiddos maximized their time in the surf. Despite the fact that all three kids remained firmly on west coast time (sleeping at midnight and waking up at 9am), the housekeeping staff was accommodating and efficient at turning the room over after we crawled out close to lunchtime most da…