Monthly Archives: February 2014

Ciao Italia VII: Naples

Naples was our last stop of our Italy travels and it rounded off our trip on a high. Prior to our trip, we keep hearing others telling us to take extra care in Naples because they hear that it is dangerous. … Continue reading

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Rose macarons

I’ve never been a huge fan of rose but I’m beginning to love the its delicate and subtle flavour more and more. I have never picked a rose macaron if I had to choose just one or two from a … Continue reading

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Valentine’s day rose macarons

Hi everyone, Happy  Valentine’s day! I’ve made some rose macarons for this special day. Will be sharing the recipe later. Hope all of you are having a very love(ly) day! Enjoy your weekends! x, jo

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Raspberry and blackberry white chocolate tart

Dear readers, How was your weekend? I hope you had a good, restful one. I baked this raspberry and blackberry white chocolate tart just over the weekend because of the numerous requests (I’m embarrassed by the number) that J have … Continue reading

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Chocolate cupcakes with chocolate cream cheese frosting

Chinese New Year is barely over and Valentine’s day is just around the corner. J and I don’t formally celebrate Valentine’s day. There are not grand plans for this day but we would always do something small like have a … Continue reading

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