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    Sticky Vanilla and Coconut Rice

    It’s been a crazy week ten days. Totally crazy. Jennie and I are working hard on our dream project, and we’ve been off to a good start. Working on your dream project means you…

    May 20, 2013

    Rocky Road Recipe

    This post is published in association with Thorntons Chocolate Photo credit: Andreas Ivarsson There aren’t many no-bake recipes on this blog, and this rocky road recipe helps fill that little void. This one’s easy: melt…

    May 15, 2013


    It’s safe to say that Appelflappen, or apple fritters, are my newest obsession. I’ve been making them everyday for the past three day, and sometimes more than just once a day. I’ve made so…

    March 11, 2013

    Speculoos Tiramisù + Nutella Tiramisù

    (The one in the photo above is Speculoos Tiramisù) Today I made three types of Tiramisù: Plain, redolent with strong coffee. Speculoos. And Nutella. Up until a few months ago, I didn’t think Tiramisù could have…

    February 14, 2012

    Homemade Tiramisù

    This has been the longest I’ve been away from the blog, and I’ve missed hanging around here with you. I am so happy to be back here and talking about my favourite thing in…

    July 12, 2011
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    Oreo Cookie Cheesecake

    This cake is probably the epitome of Indian frugal baking – it consumes just 1 precious pack of Philadelphia cheese, and yet makes an eight inch cake.…

    May 13, 2011
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    Banana Manna

    Toasted coconut, cinnamon, bananas and chocolate - slightly warm, with pieces of melted dark chocolate playing hide and seek.…

    April 23, 2011

    Poached Pears in Red Wine

    There are some things that are so easy to make, and yet look and sound incredibly fancy.  Poached pears fit right into that category. With a bottle of Merlot and happy looking pears at…

    December 6, 2010