Saturday, 23 July 2016

kelisxlebun

our milkshake brings all the burgers to the yard
we've gone straight back to 2003 
playing pokemon on our gamboy advance and listening to milkshake on repeat
oh wait its 2016
and we're playing pokemon go and kelis is cooking up a storm
everyones at her yard - but this time to try her tasty food

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kelis has teamed up with le bun for a pop up in leicester house

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bright lights big appetites

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there's an option of two tasting menus 
one by le bun head chef andy taylor and one inspired by kelis' new cookbook

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perusing that menu

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O.M.G
this what dreaaaaammmmsss are made of
HEY NOW HEY NOW

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i'll have a side of delicious cheesy burger with my bloody mary please

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the 'not milkshake' cocktail

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beth slurping it all up

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first course: seabass ceviche
a scrummy start

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second course: carnival corn
with truffle aioli, parmesan & fire roasted chili
we won't look at corn on the cob the same way again

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and now onto the 
MAIN EVENT: burgers

1. truffle aji cheesburger (with american cheese, truffle mayo & aji)
2. steak, espresso bbq sauce, cucumber
3. duck confit, sesame glaze, yucca fries & truffle radish apple slaw

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chilli & cornbread

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yum, yum and more yum

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yucca oxtail poutine & aged gruyere
beth's unexpected favourite

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the faces of two very happy strawbs
as captured by the head chef himself (cool story sis)
if we've tempted your taste buds you can catch them at standon calling festival

until next time our little buns of heaven
x

Tuesday, 5 July 2016

Balthazar: 4th of July

what comes between the third and fifth of july?
FOURTH OF JULY Y'ALL!

what better way to celebrate than with hot-diggity-dawgs and the holy grail: mac & cheese

we usually head to our favourite american diners
but this time we ended up a la Francaise
in none of than covent garden's very own Balthazar

we mean 
stars and stripes = complementary food and drink 
YES PLEASE

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flying that flag girllllll

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chef remi?
are you there?
(10 house points to anyone who gets that disney reference)

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DING DING
delicious menu alert

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super secret ingredients in the fourth july crush
we're more than okay with anything that resembles a slushie
ice and alcohol is all we need to know

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beth rocking her stripes yo

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do you know what happened when macaroni met cheese?
THIS HAPPENED. 

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god bless america (and your tasty food)

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apple pie
feeling fine
lol actually feeling way better than fine

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get that insta sissy

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shoe twinning!!!!!
stars on fleek

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thank you for feeding us
we'll be dreaming of that cheesiness all week/month/til' next independence day
AMERICAAAAAAA F YEAH
x

Thursday, 30 June 2016

Strawberry Snaps: June

we started june in sorrento yo
then it was time for more pizza at London pizza festival.
after we were pizza-ed out*, it was time for afternoon tea
(hello kitty is our bff now fyi)
we finished off the month eating food (again) for daddy's day at Quaglino's
OH and a bunch of selfies thrown in too.

*the strawberry sisters are never pizza-ed out. this phrasing was just for dramatic effect.


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Beautiful Capri/Pizza all day every day/Italy/That sea though/Lunch at the beach shack/Pizza has become my life/Curing our italian blues with bellinis/At the London Pizza Fesival obvs/the CUTEST Hello Kitty afternoon tea

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Hello Kitty's secret garden/The most adorable Hello Kitty shaped cakes in bamboo dim sum steamers/Treats/Take me back to Kitty tea/Brunch at Quaglinos/Happy Father's Day to the best Dad in the world/When pizza is life/treats/Blogger bag Saint Laurent


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sorrento/deskchair reading/funicular railway/capri cliffs/capri/book/nude lip/ootd/hello kitty afternoon tea

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yesterday's ootd/rainbow bagels/flower pots/granola/pink lip favs/Kylie Lip Kits/WIWT/front window/jumpsuit

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gardening/peonies/vogue 100/books/succulents/forever 21 haul/wildfox jumper/desk/selfie

JULY WE'RE COMING AT YA!
x

Friday, 17 June 2016

Hello Kitty Afternoon Tea

hello.... hello kitty
we've been excited about this for MONTHS!
we mean come on - the first ever offish hello kitty cafe in europe
obvs we had to get down there asap.

It's in a secret garden below cutter & squidge 
so shhhhhhhhhh
(which FYI is the cutest cake shop we've ever come across - just check out their biskies!)

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hey anyone know where the secret garden is?

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we found it!!
OMG HOW CUTEEEEEE

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hello kitty cafe - check
hello kitty placemat - check
hello kitty straw - check

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hello kitty phone case - check
hello kitty EVERYTHANG - check

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what's pink and lemon-y?
pink lemonade

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peach lychee tea for B

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and a spot of English Breakfast for E

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all five scrummy courses delivered in stackable bamboo dim sum steamers
we LOVE LOVE LOVE

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just look at those kitty shaped cookies!

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'Mama's Apple Pie Mousse' and 'Kitty's Chocolate Mud Pie'
were real dreamy
but our no.1 fave were the biskies!!!!!

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cuteness overload!!!
SO KAWAII

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awhh sissy snaps

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one of the best afternoon teas we've ever been to
super yummy and fun
thank you so much cutter & squidge and the Lui Sisters!
QUICK QUICK QUICK
get there before it finishes on the 31st August

lots of love, 
Kitty and Mimmy x
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