Anniversary Brunch

Last week Jonas and I celebrated our 6 year anniversary! Wow, time flies fast! We both took the day off from work, as it was a Tuesday and wanted to spend the entire day together. We didn’t have any special plans for the day, but we did go for an anniversary brunch at the Ivy…

Christmas Party with the Polish Bakery

Earlier this week  I went to a Christmas Press Event for The Polish Bakery! It was situated in South Kensington and included a beautiful event for bloggers, press and friends! It was such a wonderful evening filled with delicious snacks, prosecco and amazing Polish Bakery treats! The bakery is famous for it’s traditional recipes, natural and preservative-free,…

Weekend Breakfasts: A hint of France

Goodmorning! I am back at University and all settled in now and getting ready for my final year!  I haven’t posted a weekend breakfasts post this week and decided to share with you the lovely food Jonas and I had for breakfast yesterday morning! As I didn’t have food at my place for the first…

Cafe Review: ALI Sokoladine

This is a cafe that I recommend to all tourists and people living in Vilnius! If you love delicate cakes, macarons and eclairs – you HAVE to go to ALI sokoladine or eklerine. Only a couple of days ago did one of their store change to eklerine (eclairs) but they still sell chocolates and macarons,…

Recipe: Chocolate cupcakes!

A truly decadent, delicious, sweet, moist and sinful treat! Made these the other day for Jonas’ family and everyone seemed to love them! I really liked the frosting – so chocolatey and perfect with these cupcakes! Β  Recipe: makes 18 Ingredients: For cupcakes 150g butter 1 cup caster sugar 3/4 cup cocoa 1/3 cup boiling…

Afternoon Tea at The Threadneedles Hotel

On my birthday Jonas and I went to have afternoon tea at the London Threadneedles Hotel – the Marco Pierre Oyster bar. Let’s just say the beautiful dome and the themed desserts caught my eye online so I chose this place. It’s centred in the bank centre of London where it’s quite busy but the…

Afternoon Tea at The Grosvenor House Hotel – round #2 !

So about a month ago, when our friends from Lithuania were visiting us – we took them to one of our loved afternoon tea places. I already posted about our first experience at the Grosvenor House Hotel, but I thought I would do another quick post of what we were served the second time around! Not…

Afternoon tea at Egerton House Hotel

  I’ve posted about several other afternoon teas I have enjoyed in London: The Royal Garden Hotel and Grosvenor House Hotel. I go a bit more in depth about the whole experience and tradition in the other two posts but I have been waiting to post about the time we went to Egerton house hotel…