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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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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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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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S’more Cookies

It has been a crazy 4-months since my last post in March. Changes, more correctly, transformation in life that my family and I have gone through over the past months. And thankfully, we are blessed that the outcome is positive … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge : Treasure

This was the first birthday cake I baked for my Dad. Since he was borned in the year of tiger, I thought nothing would be more appropriate than to make him a tiger fondant figurine. My Dad, who is retiring soon, has … Continue reading

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Guiness Chocolate Cake

Happy New Year ! Nothing beats a rich, chocolaty liqueur cake to welcome a new year. Guinness Chocolate Cake Ingredients 250 g of unsalted butter 300 ml of Guinness 75 g cocoa powder (I used Hershey’s) 275 g  all purpose flour 2 teaspoon of ground … Continue reading

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Gingerbread House

“And I had but one penny in the world. Thou should’st have it to buy gingerbread.”                                                                      —– William Shakespeare Gingerbread houses alway fascinate us. Yes, all of us in the family. My little one wanted to have a hand in … Continue reading

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Chicken Pot Pie

Since December, the weather has been rather cool and rainy. Having a warm chicken pot pie seems like the ideal way to fill up an empty tummy on a cold day. Chicken Pot Pie – makes 10 ramekins Filling 1200g  chicken … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge : Saturated

In my country, we celebrate Children’s Day today. My little one asked, “Mummy, can you make a surprise cupcake for each of my friends ? Something like a piñata ?” So, I showed her the surprise for her friends. Love … Continue reading

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Mango Mousse Cake

Mango is one of the comforting food in my household. Whenever we are tired, be it the young or the old, we will just turn to mangoes. Mango sorbet, Mango juice, iced Mango cubes  and Mango mousse cakes. This cake … Continue reading

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