Liebster Award

I was nominated for the Liebster Award by Caroline from Shrinking Single and Sharee from Savory Spice Rack. Thank you so much for nominating me ladies! I’m a big fan of Caroline’s blog and  stop by there very often for recipe inspiration
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Frangipane Tart with Pedro Ximénez Dates

One of the things that I missed the most about living away from home, was being able to see our parents regularly. In the last few weeks as we’ve been settling into our our new home, we have been lucky enough to have had both my parents and the
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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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Singapore Life #31 – Christmas on Orchard Road

I have a confession to make. For a few years in my early twenties, I was a bit of a Christmas bah humbug. I don’t know why, probably just feeling a bit sorry for myself. As I’m sure you’ve worked out this week, I absolutely love Christmas
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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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Roast Pumpkin Salad with Feta and Spinach

I am the eldest of three kids and my brother and sister and I are all quite close in age. We aren’t exactly children anymore (ummm, I’m turning 29 in a little over a month) but even in our twenties, there are still some Christmas family traditi
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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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Christmas Gift Guide for Foodies

No Singapore life today because I have something important to tell you. Now don’t freak out, but there are just over three weeks until Christmas. You freaked out didn’t you? Key and I are lucky enough to be travelling back to Canberra to
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Pumpkin Spiced Syrup

Thanksgiving is celebrated in the USA today. Thanksgiving is a holiday that I think I could get into. Eating, spending time with and giving thanks to loved ones and pumpkin pie. Yes, that is definitely something I could get into. I have tried the pum
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