Author Archives: abusymom

Baked Chocolate Mooncakes with Mixed Seeds Filling

The Mid-Autumn festival falls on the 15th day of the 8th month 5th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar with full moon at night. It is believed that the moon is the brightest and roundest on this day. … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, my little one

Things are pretty hectic after I joined the work force again. My little one asked me if I could spare some time to make a totoro cake for her. Well, I could not turn down her request. After much research, … Continue reading

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Yule Log (Buche de Noel)

Finally, I have the discipline to attempt to trying out this recipe for my personal favourite bake. Yule Log (adapted from joyofbaking) 70g  caster sugar 120g bittersweet or semisweet chocolate, in small pieces 3/4tsp cream of tartar 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 6    large … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Minimalist

There are a few photos I took with my handphone that is themed around minimalist. Sunrise with an overcast Hide-and-seek with miffy Do check on Minimalist on more sharing by other fabulous bloggers.   Enjoy.    

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Lemon Madeleines

Madeleines are dainty, pretty little  French butter cakes. Especially eating hot madeleines just out of oven with cold milk is heaven. We love them, in any flavour. This is the first batch of madeleines I made with the help of my … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge : Cover Art

This weeks photo challenge at The Daily Post is called “Cover Art”. Quite an interesting theme. And I have a few favourites that I would like to share. Some photos taken during some of the travel trips I went with … Continue reading

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Zebra Bundt Cake

Lately, I resume my role as a full time working mother after a self-proclaim sabbatical for the past three years. Apprehension. Anxiety. Appreciation. Affirmation. The change in the mental state and mood has somehow made me more energetic and positive … Continue reading

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