Monthly Archives: December 2010

Dance like the floor is made of lava.

Hello my darling people! I (Mel) am back. Actually, we have been back for a while but due to some unseen complications aka Father is moving house and requires us to clean, pack and move for him. Not to mention … Continue reading

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Little cups of heaven.

In my bedroom it’s usually a little dark. With windows only located at one of the four wall as it so happens to be, I get a lovely closeup view of the neighbours house. The only time when sunlight filters … Continue reading

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Ever closer. Macarons pt …???

With Christmas day looming ever closer, it was time to shut myself into the kitchen and bake. Seriously bake. So I did. There was some side effects that didn’t factor into my mind that would happen. My family complaining was … Continue reading

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ALL SYSTEMS GO! Macaron pt3.

Hihi! So what do I have for you today? Well, I can show you what I made for my boyfriend for christmas and the second batch of Macarons that I made. Raspberry Vacherin! Layers of Meringue, chocolate, cream and raspberries. … Continue reading

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A way to fix anything. Really, anything. Aka macarons pt2.

Heyhey. So, dad’s operation went well and so I’m at home looking after him with Karl. I decided that this was the perfect time to set out and conquer the force that is know as Baking Macarons Oh how smug … Continue reading

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In which Mel wonders why she can’t drive and thus have to lug all of the books up a hill.

Heyhey! If you have been wondering where I have been at the answer is simple. Shopping. Eating. Exercising. Annoying my cat. Annoying my boyfriend. Actually, generally being annoying. Mmmmmm. I have a real weakness for books so when I popped … Continue reading

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Ginger Crunch!

I really like the ginger crunch recipe* that I have. It’s one that I’m not tempted to edit when I’m baking and believe me, that’s a rare thing. Ingredients- 125g (4oz) butter 1/4 cup sugar 1/2 cup plain flour 1/2 … Continue reading

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