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simply perfect vanilla cupcakes with swiss meringue buttercream roses

I know I have been posting loads of bakes recently. I hope you are not tired of reading about my bakes – inspiration struck and I cannot seem to stop…

nutella pockets

This is a super quick post because it is a super quick recipe. While playing with puff pastry and making char siu sou the other day, I had some pastry…

very best chocolate malteser fudge cake

I’ve had a fantastic baking week. By this, I mean that I was able to bake every day. That, to me, is the best way I could possibly spend my…

s’mores muffins

When I think of S’mores, I think of my friend, Shar who comes out with these amazing fusion dishes. She is also known among our circles as the “Milo Queen”….

earl grey tea muffins

So my little girl has finally started play school and it’s been a week of anticipation, and worry, and missing her to bits in the morning while being very happy…

chocolate maltesers crunch muffins

I like making muffins. There are days when I just want to bake something simple so as to satisfy my urge to bake. (Yes, it is an addiction.) On such…

braised threadfin with fermented soybeans

I love fish. I love it cooked in any way. Unfortunately, I am (thus far) the only one at home who likes fish. The LAM is not too keen on…

stir-fried kang kong with fermented beancurd

I had half a jar of fermented beancurd (豆腐乳) in my fridge. It had been there for quite a while because I kept forgetting it was there. I wanted to…

fried chicken with belacan and red fermented bean curd

The first time I saw this recipe, I was intrigued. There was such a mish-mash of ingredients that I was not even sure if it was going to work. But…

okonomiyaki お好み焼き

Okonomiyaki is a Japanese savoury pancake. It is a versatile dish and you can really add whichever ingredients you like to the basic recipe. The LAM and the kids love okonomiyaki,…