Mommy handling the heat – Mridula Khanna Arora @mom_and_zeeva
The journey from an HR Manager to an Artist Manager to finally Mom Blogger is not everyone's cup of tea. But Mridula Khanna Arora made it seem like a snap. Having studied English Literature at Delhi University and holds an MBA degree, she has worked in MNCs for 8 straight years and for 6 years as an Artist Manager (presently works too).
Expect the unexpected! You never know what motherhood can bring. For her, motherhood revamped her career. Mridula mentions, "After my delivery, I thought my career was over, but I was wrong." I never knew my career would be reinvented and shaped “online,” and I am really grateful and humbled”.
The age of the internet opens doors to many opportunities if one is willing to try. She started her journey as a mom-blogger in December 2019. And within no time, it's a family of 50k now. This is a case of opportunity meeting talent, backed by enormous hard work. This page is all about real and genuine content. Content on parenting, easy-to-go baby-friendly food recipes, embracing motherhood, DIYs, and much more Their series #whatzeevaeats is seen as trendy on Instagram and has over 200 kid-friendly recipes. At a very tender age, through her creativity and dedication, she has achieved milestones in her career. Out of her many achievements, a few stand out: Winning the "Muminfluencer Award 2021" and being felicitated by Dr. Kiran Bediji. She was also a nominee for the "Globant Awards 2022" and the "She the People Women Awards 2022." Also featured on the cover page of Grehlakshmi Magazine and Tot’s magazine along with actor Chhavi Mittal. More than 100 top-tier brands have collaborated with her, including Dyson, Pepperfry, Berger Paints, Gritzo, FirstCry, Dyson, Amazon, Hamleys, etc.
Small businesses run by women are growing and expanding. Many moms give up their jobs after having kids, but now women can definitely balance both work and children from the comfort of their homes. Having said that, Mridula supports small businesses by using her platform. During COVID, she used the resources available on the Twitter app search and sheets released by NGOs, personally calling verified leads and sharing the information with the patients' families. Mridula is an inspiration for women out there who can use their positions and platforms to help the needy. Having cosmic compassion and being filled with generosity, she plans on supporting 100 small businesses, especially those owned by women, by the end of the year.
When you are ambitious enough, you have many chances to squeeze maximum out of it. When such women become moms, they realize motherhood is all about passion. Mridula being a mother to adorable zeeva, here @mom_and_zeeva shares how being a mom helped her create a new career. She has been an inspiration to many, be they entrepreneurs or mothers wanting to start businesses. In the 21st century, we need independent woman like Mridula who come out of their comfort zones and become motivational themselves because children are a new start to a career, not an end.