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3M Anti-Pollution Mask Review

3M Anti-Pollution Mask Review

6 months ago, I ordered a pack of 3M Anti-Pollution Masks from Amazon India (link http://amzn.to/2AHw2aI). My idea behind ordering these was to use them while cleaning and dusting at home to ensure my asthma was kept in check, while the house was cleaned regularly to get rid of allergens. […]

November 15, 2017
Mi Air Purifier 2, initial impression and comparison with Philips Air Purifier

Mi Air Purifier 2, initial impression and comparison with Philips Air Purifier

Six months ago, I had bought a Philips AC1215/20 Air Purifier. Yesterday, my second air purifier was delivered, this time a Mi Air Purifier 2. I did this, because I was mostly running the air purifier in my room. With Delhi’s pollution levels soaring, my mother’s eyes started itching. On […]

November 10, 2017
Delhi Cracker Ban, Thank You, Supreme Court!

Delhi Cracker Ban, Thank You, Supreme Court!

The Diwali is finally over and it is the day after Diwali. Assessing the situation over the past few days and even on the night of Diwali, it seems like the Supreme Court ban on the sale of cracker has done its thing. Even though those who wished to burst […]

October 20, 2017
Tourist, Janpath, Review

Tourist, Janpath, Review

After a bad experience at Bunta Bar, we came out looking for a good place to eat and not wanting to travel a lot, started looking for good restaurants in the vicinity. Soon we spotted Tourist; I had been here for the blogger event of Canon 6D Mark II and […]

September 11, 2017
Odeon Social, Connaught Place (CP), Review

Odeon Social, Connaught Place (CP), Review

Ever since we last visited Smoke House Deli, we had been planning to go back there again, to try out their Banoffee Pie, which wasn’t available the last time around. This Tuesday, I finally decided to step out of the house after a long illness and headed to CP, to […]

May 25, 2017
Delhi forced me to buy an Air Purifier!

Delhi forced me to buy an Air Purifier!

There was a time when I used to sort of laugh at people getting on the bandwagon to buy air purifiers, believing it would make them less resilient to pollution and it isn’t really needed. Until, I too was forced by Delhi’s pollution to buy an air purifier, that too […]

May 3, 2017
Saravana Bhavan, Connaught Place

Saravana Bhavan, Connaught Place

I have lost count, of the number of times I have visited Saravana Bhavan in Connaught Place. It is sort of like the neighborhood South Indian restaurant, only grander, because, it is in Connaught Place and because it is part of Hotel Saravana Bhavan chain. The ambiance of this restaurant […]

April 5, 2017
Kebab Xpress, Connaught Place Review

Kebab Xpress, Connaught Place Review

I had passed by Kebab Xpress numerous times in Connaught Place and I had seen it listed on Foodpanda as well. However, I never went in or ordered from them. Until, last evening. While coming back from Janpath, we were feeling a little hungry and we decided to check out […]

March 9, 2017
Smoke House Deli, Connaught Place (CP), Review

Smoke House Deli, Connaught Place (CP), Review

There are times when we wander aimlessly, not really sure what we are looking for, yet we continue with our search. Until we almost give up. Such was the feeling engulfing us, as we sat down by the side of the road, in front of Odeon. We had spent the […]

March 9, 2017
Killing the golden goose, Uber/Ola strike

Killing the golden goose, Uber/Ola strike

For the past few days, drivers err… driving partners of Uber and Ola have gone on a strike, complaining about reducing incentives and low fare charged by these app based taxi aggregators. This has led to severe shortage of cabs in Delhi, resulting in an almost persistent surge pricing and […]

February 14, 2017