Monthly Archives: May 2012

No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake

Cheesecakes have never been one of my favourite snacks because of the calories count and the sinful feeling after I gobble up one slice of it. Well, summer is approaching and berries are all on the shelves waiting to be picked … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge : Summer

Yes. Summer is approaching. Living in the tropics, we experience summer-kind-of weather throughout the year. However, the for the months of June till August, the average temperature is around 32 degrees C! Here is my entry.   My little missy … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Hands

Interesting story behind this picture. My little one was bored while I was shopping for her clothes in a store.  To keep her occupied, I let her hold on to my handphone. So, she decided to take a photo in front … Continue reading

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Raspberry Eclairs

Yes, summer is coming soon. And it is time for some berry desserts. I shall start with….. Raspberries ! So I decided on the Raspberry Eclairs, inspired by Christophe Adam. There are three components for this snack. The choux pastry, … Continue reading

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Reflections

As there was no official weekly photo challenge this week, Ailsa at Where’s my backpack? has posted a challenge and would love you all to join in. See here:: http://wheresmybackpack.wordpress.com/2012/05/12/reflections/ Have fun! My entry was a shot taken while stucked … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Blue

Interesting theme for the week. I thought over a few pictures and decided on this as my entry. It is special as it brings back lovely memories of my little missy while she was younger. We were watching in awe , the … Continue reading

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Éclairs Au Chocolat (Chocolate Eclairs)

éclair [ay-KLEHR] A small, oblong, cream-filled pastry made with choux pastry (cream-puff pastry dough). Unlike cream puffs, éclairs are usually topped with a sweet icing. from : http://www.epicurious.com/tools/fooddictionary My first attempt was the French éclairs au chocolat, a pastry to be filled with … Continue reading

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Snow Monkey Park (Jigokudani Yaenkoen)

The official name for the Snow Monkey Park is,  Jigokudani yaenkoen (地獄谷野猿公苑). It is part of Shigakogen National Park in  Yamanouchi District, Nagano Prefecture, Japan. Jigokudani, meaning “Hell’s Valley”,  is due to the steam and boiling water that bubbles out from the ground.  In winter, … Continue reading

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Sunday Post : Vehicle

There are a lot of impressive and interesting blogs about vehicle under the Sunday Post by Jakesprinter. Thought of something lighthearted for my entry. My 5-year-old missy parked her vehicle in a prohibited zone at home. Snapped this picture as an evidence of her offence and … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Unfocused

This is a challenging theme for the week. “Unfocused”, gives us a lot of room for interpretation and imagination. My entry is a picture of my missy looking at a blade of grass under the bright sun in a winter morning. … Continue reading

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