Merry Christmas Everybody!! So quickly another Christmas has come. I remember this time last year, imagining how this year would be. Sure, it turned out very different from what I had hoped. We were on track for half the year but well, God needs his angels. I'm sure our little ones are with us in … Continue reading Recipe: Christmas Baking!
It's March and Flo is in Australia. He's been away a week and at the end of this week, we'll be reunited again in New Zealand - our epic holiday of 2018! I can't wait! Also, more than ever before, I miss Flo. I miss preparing breakfast for him each morning before he runs off … Continue reading Pistachio Rose Shortbread and the day Flo cooked!
It's been a while since I used Rye in my baking and since Aunty Aud sweetly bought some fresh pecans and walnuts for me before Chinese New Year, I thought to bake up some Rye Brownies with Pecans. Pecan nuts cost a pretty penny here in Singapore so I usually use walnuts although granted, their … Continue reading Salted Rye and Pecan Brownies
Before the 12 days of Christmas is officially up. it's time for some Peppermint Double Chocolate Chip Cookies! I was so busy over the Christmas period that I didn't manage to get round to making edible gifts for anyone. Since I had a small window of time just after, I decided to make some of … Continue reading Peppermint Double Chocolate Chip Cookies
Mum and Dad have happily scooted off to Melbourne for holiday and since we have some family there whom they're staying with, Mum requested for me to bake some cookies for them. Oz is known for being very strict with bringing food products into their country but we heard that home-baked cookies are permitted. Seeing … Continue reading Cranberry White Chocolate Cream Cheese Cookies.
I've been spending a lot of time thinking about life lately. In particular, the fleetingness of it. How often we take life for granted, especially me. Some time last week, Mum shared with me about her good friend's friend, S, relapsing in her battle against cancer. S has always been a big fan of my … Continue reading Savoury Beetroot Walnut Loaf.
It's been a while since Cookies graced my kitchen. I'm a bit of a snob in that I look at cookies and think that cookies are cookies, so there's not much to them really. But when my man requested for a jar of his favourite Rennekookies to take to work, I buckled down and baked … Continue reading Cookies and Cookies.