No Post Today

Sorry all, no post today. As my penance, here are links to some fantastic recipes that I’ve come across this week. Raspberry Kouign Amanns from The Sugar Hit. I plan to make these soon. This Shio Koji Karaage Bento from Just One Cook Book has i
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Singapore Life #36 – Din Tai Fung

Din Tai Fung is a restaurant chain that started in Taiwan in 1974. They have locations around the world (including Sydney) In 1993 The New York Times named them one of the top 10 restaurants in the world and a few locations around the world have been
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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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Singapore Life #35 – Boat Quay at Night

Key loves to take photos at night and he has very nicely let me show you these pictures that he took of Boat Quay at night. Because I am not the best at editing night photos, I’ve left these as is :)   Boat Quay can be a bit touristy along the r
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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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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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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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