Category Archives: brownies

An evening of gelato tasting at Marine Ices, Camden!

On a bright summer’s evening, we headed off to Camden for a gelato tasting session at Marine Ices. Love the wisteria, especially when it is in full bloom! After a warm welcome from Eddie and Kitty, we settled down with … Continue reading

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Drifting through a lazy Sunday in the City!

We went for a joint mother’s day/ our parents 40th wedding anniversary celebrations to The Drift in the Heron Tower. The entrance is tucked down a little side street next to the building rather than at the front. When you … Continue reading

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Brownies to die for from Victoria Yum!

We were at Nuffnang UK’s 1st Birthday party at Netil 360, and were craving some dessert type stuff after having munched on cheese burgers and vegan tacos from Club Mexicana. So I decided to venture into nearby Netil Market to … Continue reading

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Day 2 at The London Coffee Festival at Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane & UKBC Finals 2014!

We wanted to visit some of the exhibitors and talks that we had not had a chance on our previous day, as well as ensuring we did not miss the theatre and showmanship of the UK Barista Championships on the … Continue reading

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The London Coffee Festival at Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane

We went to meet Jesse and Arya from Nuffnang UK and fellow bloggers, and experience The London Coffee Festival together. It was great to be able to walk straight passed the massive queues creeping round the corner, and into the … Continue reading

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The London Mess at The Dissenting Academy, Newington Green

We went to The Dissenting Academy to experience the London Mess new venture from Head Chef Jim Thomlinson. Jim is well known for putting his own interesting and innovative twists on classic dishes. When you walk into this venue, you … Continue reading

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Dindin Kitchen – a newly launched innovative eatery serving great Persian dishes!

  Dindin Kitchen is a new Persian restaurant in Holborn. The restaurant looks bright and airy, but has fairly limited seating; be prepared if you go at the height of the lunchtime rush to take away. On arrival, we got … Continue reading

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Divine Chocolate pop-up shop in Seven Dials, Covent Garden until Sunday 9th March, 2014

We went to the pop-up shop of Divine chocolates to check out their new additions to their range – the Whole Almond and the Dark Chocolate with Mango. Got a warm welcome from David (Manager) and the team, as well … Continue reading

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Kusmi Tea launches in Marylebone, London!

I was invited to the opening of the new Kusmi tea boutique in Marylebone. Kusmi is an old Russian tea brand whose founders fled to Paris after the revolution in 1917. The boutique is a lovely calming space, whose staff … Continue reading

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Reef, Beef and Bubbles at The Parlour, Canary Wharf Family Screen and Treats from Ideas Box

We went to The Parlour to try their current deal: Reef, Beef and Bubbles – a half lobster with 4 oz steak and chips served with a glass of prosecco. Pleased to have got Connor again looking after our table, … Continue reading

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