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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Christmas Truffles (Part 2)

I’ve already shared with you some of the Christmas truffles that I’ve made previous years, but I also wanted to show you some of the new truffles that I made this year.    Speculoos Truffles Speculoos spread, Biscoff, cookie butter or wha
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Singapore Life #32 – Christmas in Canberra 2013

I’m still firmly in holiday mode, but here is a bit of a look at some photos from our Christmas in Canberra. Thanks to a gift voucher that Key received from work, we treated ourselves to some early Christmas presents. We picked ourselves up a n
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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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Christmas Truffles and Barks

I only make truffles and barks at Christmas time. I guess it’s a way of keeping them special, as well as ensuring I do not eat bucket loads of them. I have made them for probably the last 5 years or so now. Some I do every year, but I also love comin
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Banana Smoothie Popsicles with Cacao Nibs

I wanted to make something with the cacao nibs that I got in my recent iHerb haul and I’ve also been brainstorming about some popsicles to make use of a $2 popsicle mould that I picked up from Daiso a while back. So I combined the two and I came up w
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Singapore Life #29 – iHerb Haul and Review Plus a Discount Code

Today I have an iHerb haul and review for you. Discount coupon code: ZTR460 This box of goodies is the result of my third time ordering from American based company iHerb.com. They sell nutrional supplements, organic and natural food items, other heal
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Chocolate and Raspberry Tarts and My Chocolate Melting Cheat Sheet

These chocolate and raspberry tarts were inspired by a Heston Blumenthal recipe, which I mentioned only the other day. He infuses cream with passionfruit pulp and then strains it and uses it to make a ganache for a tart that has a big passionfruit fl
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