Chocolate Ice Cream

If you don’t know by now, I’m a major chocoholic. I practically inhale the stuff, and there are always a couple of family blocks in the freezer.  I’m known by name at the Starbucks near Miss G’s school, and they can almost recite my order. Even Miss G has inherited my great chocolate love, she…

White Chocolate Hazelnut Spread

Would you believe that I had made this at the beginning of November? You would? Yes, I know, I had been Little Miss Procrastinator in the good ol year that was 2015. Now that Miss G is going to school for 5 days a week and an extra hour a day (my baby! 😭) I…

Homemade Almond Meal

How many times have you gone to make a flourless cake, or macarons, or friands, or granola, only to find that you’ve run out of almond meal? This happened to me a couple of days ago. I got a freebie sachet of quick oats in the mail, and attached to it was a recipe for…

Scarborough Fair Herb Mix

“Are you going to Scarborough Fair? Parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme; Remember me to the one who lives there, For once she was a true love of mine” They say that variety can be the spice of life, but I reckon it’s the other way round. Spice (and herbs) are the variety of life, and…

Sweet Chilli Sauce

Everyone has a favourite condiment. If you asked me a few years ago, I would have said either mayonnaise or BBQ sauce, they went on almost everything! When my CTO and I moved to Singapore in early 2011, we found that every restaurant, food court and kopitiam served every meal with either ketchup or chilli…