Weekly Blog Round Up [63]

Blog Round Up

Serial is back!!! I haven’t had a chance to listen to the first episode yet. If these episodes are anything like, last year’s episodes, it will be excellent.

Serial Podcast

Sisi Yemmie did a video on her salon pet peeves. I wholeheartedly agree. I will also add that I hate when the stylist doesn’t listen to you, especially if the style is painful. I rarely go to salons anymore because of most of these issues.

VIDEO: MY SALON PET PEEVES [Sisi Yemmie – YouTube]

Cheese is magical. 😉 I haven’t had a grilled cheese sandwich in a long while. Stylist Magazine, with help from Nisha Patel and Nishma Chauhan of Grill My Cheese, shares some tips for great grilled cheese sandwich. I mean, LOOK at the Instagram picture.

Sunday's on the #Southbank – GMCs, Baby Got Macs, Fries w/ Cheese Dust AND Apple Pie Cocktails – open till 9pm

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Buttery gruyere and golden crust: how to make the ultimate grilled cheese toastie (from the most talked-about street food stall in town) [Stylist Magazine]

A Kitchen Butterfly recipe was recently featured on Food52’s Cookie Map. The map includes cookies (biscuits) from the Phillipines, Austraila, Syria and many other locations. It’s nice to see Nigerian food lauded internationally.

FOOD52’s Cookies of the World [Google Maps]

Fatou N’diaye is a Parisian beauty blogger. According to Vogue, she’s redefining the standards of beauty in France. I hadn’t heard of her before I read this article but her blog is nice. She started her blog because is was frustrated with the limited scope of beauty in France.

Meet the It Blogger Changing the Definition of French Beauty [Vouge]