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Black Sesame Biscuits with a Lemon Curd Filling |

Black Sesame Biscuits with Lemon Curd

Before leaving South Africa to live in Canada, all the South Africans would ask if we’d miss the South African summer given that we would NEVER experience heat again. We nervously laughed, unsure of what awaited us. We’ve been in Canada for about 5 months now. We have experienced heat. …


An Update

Wow I can’t believe it’s going on 18 months since I last posted. So it’s been a while. A while since I posted. A while since I baked. And man do I miss being in the kitchen! It’s so uncomplicated and rewarding: follow a set of clearly defined¬†instructions and end …

Champagne Cake | I Want to Bake

Top Posts of 2014

Wow what a year it has been: starting off with the trip of a lifetime to Sweden and Norway to see the Northern Lights and launching this blog, to getting engaged! Here I’m recounting the top reader favourite posts of 2014. 5. Strawberries and Cream Cake A simple white cake …

Christmas Extravaganza |

Christmas Baking Extravaganza

I LOOOOVE Christmas! Absolutely love it! Nearly more than my birthday…nearly. To get you ready for this awesome time of year, filled …

Summer Berry Pavlova |

Summer Berry Pavlova

After whipping up a batch of ice-cream, I found myself with a few egg whites in need of a purpose. What better …