Double Chocolate Avocado Ice-cream

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I once dated a man who told me after a few dates that he didn’t like ice-cream. My mouth fell open and I could hear myself say “Who doesn’t like ice-cream?” incredulously. Inside, I was screaming “YOU HAVE NO SOUL!”

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Chinese Drink – Lo Han Guo

 This traditional Chinese drink is very simple to make and usually drunk in hot summer and autumn months when the body might have too much ‘heatiness’ from fried foods or stress. It’s great at this time of year, when kids have gone back to school and are prone to coming down with throat tickles and sniffles. 

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Salted Caramel Pear & Gingerbread Tart : The Spicebox Organics Challenge Part 3

 

Caramel Sauce Pear tart

Would you look at this beauty?!! I feel like I’ve outdone myself with this glory!  wipes brow, takes a bow, adjusts halo, walks off to applause

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Christmas Spring Rolls

 

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Fusion. Such a dirty word to so many foodies. NOT THIS ONE!  No one else but third culture kids will know the joy of eating hard-boiled eggs with Maggi sauce, or condensed milk on toast. There is a lot to be said for the meeting of East and West…

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Boozy Autumn Spice Cake

Boozy Autumn Spice Cake

 

It’s 9:15pm, the night before my kid’s birthday / Halloween party.  30 kids are coming over tomorrow, with parents in tow, MAKING OVER 75 PEOPLE SHOWING UP!! I haven’t even started on the 60 cupcakes I’m supposed to be making, nor the two birthday cakes for the kids, but I’ve just made something so delicious and sexy, that I feel I have surpassed myself and must tell you all. Read more