Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Strawberry Snaps: February

OH HEY THERE FEBRUARY
didn't even see you creeping up on us like that
but welcome!

this month we've:
eaten brunch
been haulin'
and popped to LFW
(and other stuff below)


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Indian style bellini brunch/Fairy lit evenings at the Wharf/Valentines dinner/V day pjs/Flowers from my little cuties/LFW pampering/Fashion week frow/The biggest rainbow I've ever seen/Cult beauty haul


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it's rainy february/did i mention i have a brandy melville obsession/roast going up/when you get new shoes/pizza oven pizzas/when one pizza a week just isn't enough/granger and co is just/breakfast meetings are the best/saturday morning' asos haulin'

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asos, you total babe/totally candid pic of me/soap & glory galentines mailing/when your food looks so food/my off to brighton outfit/'insert breakfast club quote here'/LFW = wear as much pink as possible/finale at katie ann mcguigan/the sweatshirt says it all

it's almost March
so that means IT'S ALMOST SPRING RIGHT?!
can you tell we're two excited lil' strawbs...

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Wednesday, 22 February 2017

London Fashion Week: A/W '17

it's that time of year again
LFW BAAAABBBYYYY

time to sip cocktails, eat goodie-bag popcorn and spot A-listers on the frow  
A/W we're coming for ya

strawberry sister uniform: head to toe pink with a touch of mickey mouse

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first up 
the Lights of Soho Meitu blogger hotspot

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but first
coffee
heh heh

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blogger goals
(lols)

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front row for the #instabeauty talk 
with some totes inspirational women

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CC Clarke, Jessica Gioglio & Alessandra Steinherr

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we learnt that there's been a shift in influencers wanting to take their own photos
rather than using photographers
including the likes of Rihanna 
(although even she has to take 100+ selfies to get the right one!)

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(spot the strawberries)

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pamper time with imarni and revlon

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time to add some curls

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yaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay
now off to fashion scout

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Malan Breton
co-ordinating prints contrasted with head-to-toe black

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dream party dress

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pre-show frow selfie

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merit award winner katie ann mcguigan
chunky knits and voluminous skirts, along with the boldest colour palette we've seen...
who would have thought that bright blue, yellow & red would work so well!?

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the after party's calling
we'll have two coconut waters and a side of popcorn please
(and a shake shack on the way home, obvs)

Sunday, 5 February 2017

Porridge Pots Recipe

#wintermorningbreakfaststruggle 
when you can't decide between porridge or cake
we've got the perfect solution
PORRIDGE POTS!

we stole this recipe from Goldilocks and the three bears
but made a few fitspo tweaks 
to satisfy our cravings while still not falling completely off the wagon

you will need:

2 bananas
3 tablespoons of butter
a big ole squeeze of maple syrup
2 eggs
1 splash of vanilla (or 1 teapsoon if you want to be specific)
1 & 1/2 cup of flour
pinch of salt
3 teaspoons baking powder
a shake of cinnamon
1 & 1/2 cup of self-rasing flour
additional toppings - whatever you want!

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firstly, mash two bananas

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add in the butter

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then drizzle the maple syrup

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crack in two eggs

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and add vanilla

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mix together

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measure out the flour

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stir it together

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next add the baking powder, salt & cinnamon

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keep mixing

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the essential ingredient to our porridge pots: porridge oats!

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add to the bowl

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once mixed, you're ready to spoon into cupcake cases

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fill the cases half-way

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and top with your favourite topping

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we added bananas, blueberries & cacao nibs

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bake for 15-20 minutes, until golden brown

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enjoy for breakfast, lunch, dinner or as a snack...

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or keep in case you have a bear-shaped visitor
(or three)

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happy porridge-potting strawberries!
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