Mother's Day: Take quick guide to making it an extra special one

May 12, 2018, 11:51 IST | The Guide Team

Haven't planned how to celebrate Mother's Day yet? Here's our quick guide to making it an extra special one

Grandmama cafe

Enjoy a high-tea experience
12 PM: Spoil your mother silly with delicious food, desserts and drinks. Grandmama's Cafe has got for you a perfect high-tea experience, which begins with quick 20 minute-interactive workshop on a cold brew, followed by tea tasting and select salon services. The tea tasting can be paired with a range of vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes. All mother's will also get a special goodie bag.
WHERE: Grandmama's Cafe,
Kamala Mills, Lower Parel
PRICE: Rs 600


Attend a painting party
12 PM — 3 PM: Here's your chance to paint a gift for your mommy. Paintology is organising a special painting party, where a child and mother will paint on a 10"x12" canvas and complete the painting to make it one. They will get two different canvases, which when joined together will become a whole. No prior painting experience is needed.
WHERE: Tea Villa Cafe, Sector 19D, Vashi, Navi Mumbai
ENTRY: Rs 1,750

British Brewing Company

Go brunching
12 PM - 4.30 PM: Take your mum out for a special Mother's Day Brunch. The delicious, a la carte meal will feature freshly baked breads like foccacia, croissants, brown breads, lavash and freshly tossed salads. If she's craving junk, there's a range of margherita and mediterranean pizzas. What's more? The lovely mommies also get a glass of complimentary wine.
WHERE: British Brewing Company, Level 4 & Level 5, Palladium, High Street Phoenix, Lower Parel
PRICE: Rs 1,200 per person
CALL: 65656121


Binge watch comedy
10 AM onwards: If you plan to just relax and chill with your mum at home, tune in to Comedy Central, which has curated a laugher-inducing family special. Apart from the usual dose of 2 Broke Girls, Friends and Brooklyn Nine-Nine that will be telecast through the day on TV, you will also get to enjoy Season 1 of a hilarious comedy sitcom Great News.
WHERE: Comedy Central channel


Indulge her with a spa treatment
8 AM — 4 AM: For those who feel their mum deserves some pampering, gift her a refreshing spa therapy at a Balinese spa pop-up. The menu includes the traditional Balinese massage, the centuries-old Balinese boreh body wrap, the Uyah body scrub and Kananga hair creme bath.
WHERE: JW Marriott, IA Project Road, Andheri East
PRICE: Rs 2,950 – Rs 7,250


A date with Manto
7 PM: Catch an Urdu session with the mother. Artistes Sadiya Siddiqui and Asad Hussain will present writings in different forms — letters, poetry, satire and newspaper articles. The evening will begin with a selection of letters written by Mirza Ghalib. For the second session, the artists will read out letters by Saadat Hasan Manto.
WHERE: Studio Tamaasha, Bungalow No 76, Versova, Andheri West
ENTRY: Rs 50


Adopt a cat
11.30 AM - 10 PM: For mothers, who love cats, Cat Cafe Studio is hosting Moms 'n' Meows event. There will be a comedy night, a gift market, live music, art exhibition, and an adoption camp. Everything purchased during the event will be used to support the rescue cats and other NGOs present.
WHERE: Cat Cafe Studio, 63, Harminder Singh Road, Aram Nagar, Versova, Andheri West
CALL: 65188883

Catch up on all the latest Crime, National, International and Hatke news here. Also, download the new mid-day Android and iOS apps to get latest updates

Sorabh Pant kicks off first edition of The Guide Connects