potato-gratin

Nigella’s Potato & Mushroom Gratin

Tried another recipe from the domestic goddess. Well, all I can say is….Nigella rarely disappoints! At least for all the recipes I’d tried so far. These were yummy!    

Gulab Jamun

Apparently I’m always very excited and happy during Diwali! I also love to visit Little India during Diwali! The accessories, the sweets and the lights are something that I enjoy

Eid 2009 memories…

This year I didn’t get to snap a lot of pictures…but what’s new right? Anyways, my mom is super creative. She can make nice vases from mineral water bottles! She’s

no-flour-brownies

Chocolate Ecstasy

Weekend was awesome! My BCF (best cousins forever) came over for a sleepover! 🙂 Basically I had 2 sleepless nights. We only slept in the early mornings.  On the 1st

vanila bean panna cotta

Vanilla Panna Cotta

    Panna Cotta is an Italian dessert that is luxurious and very versatile. It is usually served in little shot glasses or little cups. It’s a perfect dessert to

madeleines

A traditional sweet from France Madeleines

I have been wanting to bake madeleine but I wasn’t able to lay my hands on a madeleine pan. When I finally managed to lay my hands on the pan,

chocolate-cupcake

Moist and Delicious Chocolate Cupcakes

If you have always dreamt of swimming in a pool of chocolate, then this Moist and Delicious Chocolate Cupcakes is definitely the recipe for you.  I am not a huge

english-muffins

Simple English Muffins

Alex Goh’s super easy yet deliciously soft recipe for English muffins.     Ingredients: (A) 1.5 tsp instant yeast 1 teaspoon salt 0.5 tsp sugar 300 g bread flour 15

muesli

Home-made Muesli

I saw Jamie’s making his own version of muesli. I was tempted to give it a try too. I didn’t follow his recipe as I made use of whatever Ingredients

cucumber-salad

Easy Cucumber Salad

This is a favourite at home…esp when it’s eaten with curries, chapatis, nasi briyani…etc2. It’s awesome with fried chicken wings too! It’s a simple version of Acar Timun actually. I

vanilla-cupcakes

Vanila Cupcakes

I tried a new recipe for vanilla cupcake and it  is SUPER soft and the frosting is butter+cream cheese which is absolutely yummy. Recipe is so versatile. It can be

Indian Style Potatoes

Indian Styled Potatoes

    Cooked curry today. I was snapping pics when brother came back for lunch. Since he looks so tired and all. I didn’t want to make him wait while

Shakshuka

Shakshouka/Shakshuka

Shakshouka/Shakshuka is a dish of poached eggs in a sauce of tomatoes with spices. It is believed to have a Tunisian origin. It is usually eaten with thick slices of

Souffle-Cheesecake

Souffle Cheesecake

This has been on my to-do list for more than a year now. I bought a 2 kg pack of cream cheese for 3 oreo cheesecake which were orders and

Eid 2008

Eid Mubarak to all Muslims! I guess its a very busy period for most people now.  The visiting need to be done, the exam papers to be marked…the pouring of

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