One of the things I'm most grateful for, and happy about, is time with my BFF. Pearl and I have known each other more than half our lives now and we're both grown up together, shared secrets, travelled together, cried on each other's shoulder over boyfriends, watched each other get married... Life got in the … Continue reading Rose-scented Watermelon Cake.
Before my birthday dinner a couple weeks back now, I went home after baking at Pathlight so that I could chill with Mum and Dad before going with them to Winestone to meet Flo. Flo and I actually have a week's holiday booked in Sri Lanka nearer the end of the year and when I was … Continue reading Major Throwbacks and Paying It Forward.
End August was full of activity not least because it was my birthday. It looks like August this year was a popular month for birthdays and I had the privilege to bake for first birthdays, and not-so-first birthdays. Applie and Hock ordered a dessert table from me when they got married a few years back … Continue reading Baking Shenanigans.
I realise how much experimentation is needed sometimes to bake vegan, gluten-free cakes. Add to it factors like having to be nut-free complicates the equation. I made a vegan, gluten-free cake the other day and wasn't very impressed by its gummy texture. Perhaps I did something wrong. It was annoying for me, to say the … Continue reading Gluten Free Banana Bread with Cinnamon Walnut Streusel
After the rather heavy blog post before the weekend, it's time for something a little lighter, though still very much packing a punch of its own. It's been a while since I've managed to dabble in my brownie baking but it's a blessing to be busy with cake orders that's for sure! I'll be sharing … Continue reading Paleo Blueberry Sea Salt Brownies.
It's been a while since I've posted up a recipe what with all the travelling and then returning and rolling right back into work again. The other day Mum requested for a cake for her ladies' bible study group so I figured something light, summery and not too sweet should work nicely for them. I … Continue reading Gluten-Free Raspberry Lemon Cake
I remember the times back in University where I allowed myself to shuffle in and out of superficial relationships, preferring not to cultivate deeper connections with the people around me lest they leave me eventually. I think a lot of it goes back to when I was growing up and moving from country to country … Continue reading Belonging.