I hope you are doing well and staying safe.
I know all of us excruciatingly aware that we are faced by some truly unprecedented times, and that has slowed down life in more ways than one. At the same time, if one were to look for the silver lining, we
This Kannada groom and Sindhi bride got married in February – and boy was it special, an intimate wedding in a backyard. A whirlwind romance that first started over a phone call – just proves that when you know, you know.
What were you looking
Pop quiz: What do you get when you team up a matchmaker from Mumbai with a chef from Dubai? The first wedding of 2020.
Here’s a quick tete-a-tete with this newly wedded couple:
What were you looking for (in a partner)?
NP: I've always looked for
If you’ve had a chance to catch our blog from last month, then you’ve probably been waiting for part deux of our “Tell-It-As-It-Is” series by the team.
Remember Phoebe Buffay and her scientist boyfriend, David, from Minsk? This month, we’re
The most necessary, and yet the most ignored aspect. Happiness starts with you first – not with your relationships. We often forget that until we are not complete within ourselves, we will not be able to give love and joy to others. If you feel good and exude wholeness, you’d be surprised how well it rubs off on others, too.
One can always debate that the Millennial generation is a lazy, entitled and narcissistic one, where their mini-worlds revolve around – well – them. Contrary to the picture that Justin Bieber paints, a majority of them, (including myself) choose to
As if dating IRL was not challenging enough, we are now living in the times of a new relationship syntax. Some dating experiences can leave you baffled – not sure whether you’d want to have dealt with a good old break-up, or be ghosted – without
Whether we admit it or not – we all want to meet someone special. You want to dream big together, share funny stories about friends and family (just to hear the other laugh), be comfortable enough to confess your darkest truths, and simply melt into
By Roopank Chaudhary
There is a term that is doing the rounds these days – digital detox – to lure us from the online world of data, to a healthier, natural and easier life. I think we are not far off from the day when we will actively discuss
They say that there are many kinds of love, but it's never the same love twice. As Life throws many adventures and curveballs your way, it is in the small, fleeting moments of learning, self-realisation and lessons that will, more often than not, change
Matchmakers are not Gods. We can only orchestrate. And when two people are in sync and ‘in tune’, we can celebrate – not ourselves – but the opportunity to change their lives in a happier way.
We started 2019 on a high note. While we’ll keep
First things first: finding love is tough.
To find someone who gets you, adds value to your existence and someone you want to wake up next to for the rest of your life. Add to this the distance of a thousand miles. For a fraction of a second, you realise
I don’t remember falling in love with my now-husband on our first date. Nor did I feel some cosmic, high-intensity attraction that made me go weak in the knees. For one, he was different. And when I say different, I mean outside of my peripheral
By Team Sirf Coffee
Meeting a stranger on a first date can evoke many emotions – excitement, anticipation and sometimes, even stress. Right from what you’re going to wear and what you should order (and everything in between), there’s just so
By Roopank Chaudhary
I like being alone. Well, almost. I’m used to it.
I love travelling. It’s something I live for and earn for. But I hate travelling alone. Yes, as complicated as that sounds, that’s the case.
I often hear my (mostly
It has been 29 months (2 years and 6 months) since I got married. Some might think it’s been forever and some might say I’m a newbie, and I am happy to wear both caps. Because there isn’t a single day when I feel like I’m learning something new
They say that in order to seek true, honest love, you need to learn to feel that way about yourself first. It seems easier said that done, but really is a powerful tool that goes a long way. So here’s the gentle, poignant truth: you attract what you
Chin up. There’s no need for 14th February to feel like an annual kick in the groin.
Words The Team
Despite your best efforts, you’re not crazy about anyone that you’ve met recently. Maybe your dating pool is limited (it's hard to meet someone
New Year. New You.
Words by Noopur Pal
The year is almost over. And most of us (still) find ourselves missing the finer things in life: A fine career, but falling short of work-life balance; a compassionate heart, but no romantic relationship
Its 24-hour pulse. Buzzing, people-filled streets. Underground hip bars. A cloud-piercing skyline. Cronuts. The city of Opportunity. We could go on and on, because there’s nothing to not to love. There’s much room for warmth in this concrete jungle
This month, we checked in with the cool cats in each city around the world to give us the lowdown on their favourite date spots. Be it quaint cafes, buzzing restaurants, speakeasy bars or fancy rooftops – our list relies on room for conversation,
This month, our guest blogger Roopank Chaudhary, discusses why plenty of fish in the sea
isn't always a good thing – especially when it comes to romance.
When I moved to Bombay in 2008, meeting single people, even in this maximum city, was a fairly
This month, our guest blogger is none other than a member of Sirf Coffee. Here’s his throwback to the rules of dating – old school style – and pearls of wisdom
Last night, I was watching a scene in a movie that made my mind race. The scene was
You’ve been on a couple of dates with this girl, and really like her. It’s one thing to go out to nice places and grab dinner or drinks a few times a week, but it’s another to spend 24 hours with someone you’re getting to know. (‘God, she snores
Your Style Guide to the First Date
A Christmas Special
There’s something about December. Nippy evenings. Twinkling fairy lights. Warm, mulled wine. Secret Santa. Terrace parties. Hey, even a gift-wrapped hair trimmer from your boss gives you
The 7 Types Of Guys I Met On Dating Apps
By Richa Rungta
Let’s face it: we’ve all done it. Whether it was after your last breakup (because your best friend signed you up), or just for kicks – we’ve all wanted to try the dating app of the
This Valentine’s Day, Sirf Coffee shares five brutally honest dating mistakes, heart-to-heart
#5 Stop Shopping
Don't meet so many people back-to-back that you feel like you're sifting through an Amazon sale. Everyone is different. Make a sincere
Ever wonder how Sirf Coffee manages the personal lives of hundreds of urban Indian professionals? Or what a day at work is like? Associate Relationship Manager RICHA RUNGTA spills the beans
Any full-time job is usually followed by a curious atmosphere
You’ve had close encounters of every kind – the seductive bad boy; the immature man-child; the crazy alpha; the serial dater etc. Sometimes the best is saved for last: So how do you tell if the guy you’re currently seeing is for keeps? Our Staff
This month, Staff Blogger NAINA HIRANANDANI describes how we’re interacting and dating in the digital age.
“He asked me out!” she squealed on the phone. “Did he now?” I droned in nonchalance. You see this courageous man in question had met
It's been a while since I first thought about creating Sirf Coffee exactly six years ago. Since then we've been so busy catering to an overwhelming demand for our service, we haven't really had an opportunity to reflect on ourselves as a firm, our scope,