Category: Living In Gurgaon

Top Picks for Christmas Meals in Gurgaon

Yes, it’s the most wonderful time of the year and yes we want it all! The tree; the explosion of everything red, green and white; the presents; the carols; and most importantly (for me at least) the food. Whether you choose to go for a traditional meal or you come under the experimentation category, there is plenty on offer for Gurgaon food lovers this Christmas. Here are my top  picks: Taj City Centre   Taj City Centre has a whole host of events lined up to spread the merriment: You can celebrate Christmas Eve with a classic feast curated...

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5 Restaurants & Cafes in Gurgaon that Kids Would Love

Eating out can become a hassle if the place is not kid-friendly or not liked by our munchkins.My soon to be 10-year-old is very choosy when it comes to picking a place to eat. The little ones also look forward to going to places where they can enjoy, have fun and also have yummy food as per their taste and fancy. Here’s a list of of cafes and restaurants that would surely be a hit with the kids and ensure a fabulous time for all . Take your pick! Jungle Jamboree Jungle Jamboree is a place that the kids would...

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De-mystifying Air Quality Monitoring

We know when food is dirty or water is impure, and take every precaution before consuming them. But when it comes to air, we do not realize how polluted it is because we cannot see it. And we breathe in almost 3000 gallons of air every day! Between Septembers to February, north India turns into a gas chamber – literally. As parents, we worry about the well-being of our kids. And respiratory well-being is a crucial part of it. In India, we are consistently exposed to high levels of PM2.5. Using masks, installing air purifiers and monitoring the air...

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Coffee, éclairs and an evening of creativity – Le Meridien Gurgaon

Le Meridien Gurgaon showcased éclairs and coffee with funky flavours to GurgaonMoms. What’s in a éclair? Chocolate and more chocolate, you say. But try telling that to the chefs at le Meridien Gurgaon and the answers you get will be simply amazing: masala tea, saunf , cheese, Old Monk rum… It started with Le Meridien’s Pastry Chef Johnny Luzzini’s who visited India and after experimenting with local flavours created an éclair using Darjeeling Tea, saunf, coconut flakes to create a uniquely flavoured éclair. [huge_it_slider id=”3″]   Le Meridien Gurgaon hosted a week-long coffee and éclair festival at the Longitudinal...

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Being a Bengali in Gurgaon

Quintessential Bengali as depicted in most Hindi movies either shows us (Bengali women) in long flowing curly hair with sari with red border or struggling with our Hindi. Not all that is true, here I am making a humble attempt to decode what being a Bengali is all about – especially when uprooted from home town Kolkata. Simply speaking Being a Bengali means one who is born in West Bengal to a Cultural Bengali Family. The word “Cultural” has a deep rooted meaning to our upbringing that only we know. (Remember it’s to be pronounced as KAL-CHA-RAL)… So what...

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New Delhi World Book Fair (14th -22nd Feb, 2015)

I had the opportunity to visit the ongoing “New Delhi World Book Fair” at Pragati Maidan (14th -22nd Feb, 2015) on the second day i.e 15th February. Here is what is all there to see and experience. I hope this helps those who plan to visit the fair. Timings– 10.30 am to 8.00 am everyday. Parking– Parking for the visitors is on Bairav Road, near Bairav temple, Purana Qila. Parking fees is Rs. 100/- for the whole day. The nearest entry point is Gate no.2. One has take the two underpass from the parking to reach the gate no.2....

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all-day Organipop – Organic Farmers’ Mar... @ Ambience Mall
Organipop – Organic Farmers’ Mar... @ Ambience Mall
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Organipop - Organic Farmers' Market and Food @ Ambience Mall
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10:30 am PlayLabs :: The Saturday Sessions @ Instituto Cervantes Nueva Delhi
PlayLabs :: The Saturday Sessions @ Instituto Cervantes Nueva Delhi
Jan 20 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
PlayLabs :: The Saturday Sessions @ Instituto Cervantes Nueva Delhi
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The Winter Pop-Up @ DLF Club5
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