At the Heart of Baking

As much as I enjoy taking amateur-trying-to-pass-off-as-a-professional photos of my finished bakes, what is presented to the world, or really the Instagram/Facebook/Blog community, are only the cakes and pastries that turn out successful. Failures of my bakes can range from underbaking, overbaking, failure to rise, undesirable marriage of flavours… And the list goes on. When…

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Weekend Getaway

We had a quick getaway to Melaka this weekend since F hasn’t been before. It was also his first ever trip with the Tans and I wasn’t sure how he would take to it. He survived and I’m glad we made this trip together because it made me realise lots of things about myself, about…

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Into the Forest…

One of my favourite things to do sometimes is to take classic flavour combinations and do a little spin on them. To be honest, I’m one of those who believes in the saying ‘If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it’. I love the classics and oftentimes when it comes to choosing flavours of cakes or…

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