Chocolate and Orange Hot Cross Buns

Happy Easter everyone! Did you know that it is entirely acceptable to eat hot cross buns for breakfast, afternoon tea and dessert during the week of Easter? Jokes aside, I am not a religious person at all, but I do enjoy Easter for many reasons such
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Grissini with Smoked Salt

This week, we are lucky enough to be house (and cat) sitting at my mum and dad’s place, while they are holidaying in Tasmania. We don’t move into our new place until Sunday, so this has been an excellent (and mutually beneficial) arrangem
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Pumpkin Dinner Rolls with Caraway Seeds

I’m a bit boring today and don’t have much to say. Meh…it happens :) I’ll just get straight onto telling you about these delicious Pumpkin Dinner Rolls. I absolutely loved the caraway seed element of these bread rolls, but if
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Peanut Butter, Banana and Honey Cupcakes and Chocolate, Dulce de Leche and Popcorn Cupcakes

*sings* It’s my birthday and I’ll make myself ridiculous cupcakes if I want to, ridiculous cupcakes if I want to…Actually I made these last weekend so that I could show you these today :) Key was able to take some owed time in lieu today and he also
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Anzac Tart with Mango and Ricotta

Last year I wore my red shirt very proudly on Singapore’s National Day. I can’t call myself Singaporean, but I’m very lucky to have been given an opportunity to live here and the country has certainly welcomed us with open arms. Living away from our
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Singapore Life #33 – Holiday at Home

After Christmas was done and dusted, we still had almost 2 weeks to holiday at home. We spent New years eve with our friends that we always celebrate with. There was a spit roast, as is our tradition, but I am only slightly embarrassed to admit that
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Chocolate Fondants with Candy Cane Ice Cream

Mum and I were emailing last week as we were finalising what we would be eating on Christmas day and who would be making what. This is a (lightly edited) portion of our email: ——————————R
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Homemade Food Gifts for Christmas

Do you give homemade food gifts at Christmas time? I always make chocolate truffles but usually some other homemade gifts appear as well. This year, as we are travelling for Christmas, additional home made gifts won’t be possible. It’s go
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Banana Bread with Coconut

Key’s family has their main Christmas celebration on Christmas Eve. So ever since Key and I have been together, I’m so lucky to have been welcomed to their Christmas celebration and then we head off to my mum and dad’s place for their family Ch
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