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PG rated spouse hunting

Despite pivoting from matchmaking to matrimonial advisory, I continue to get tonnes of calls everyday from some aunty or another about their son (not daughter, mind you!) who is in the…

Spike your coffee date

A friend of mine has been in a the market for a while and has just not been able to find anyone remotely interesting. Knowing the sort of women he…

The second date and beyond

The reason Marriage Broker Auntie pivoted from actively matchmaking to matrimonial advisory is because every introduction is driven by pure instinct which is a result of several years of being in business…

Everyone’s got a “but”.

You know how people say “Oh everything’s great about this person, but…”.  It is this very “but” that keeps people from being in a relationship already. The “but” doesn’t necessarily…

Date faux pas (for men)

One of the perks of being Marriage Broker Auntie is that I stay abreast with all the social faux pas in the marriage market. I get lots of dope on arranged…

Marriage Markets and social laundry

In the olden days, we had limited information about alliances that middlemen brought in and we heavily relied on offline networks for social due diligence. It was usually enough if…

Passing on the baton

Since I am in the business of marriages, I always have a plenty of family members helping me out with leads. Mum, dad, uncles and aunties usually get leads through…

M.B.A. Success File

For the last one week, I’d been advised to be on bed rest by my doctor but that couldn’t stop me from attending the engagement ceremony of Viggy and Neha,…