When I received this month’s secret recipe club, I was super excited to see whose blog I was […]
Category Archive: Biscotti, macaroons and cookies
Cute sheep cookies that require no special cutter
My kids love barazek (they are popular Middle Eastern cookies with a sweet sesame topping ) but the traditional […]
I have a love affair with tea! My husband knows and he doesn’t mind :p Whenever we go […]
I love recipes that combine oats and coconut.I know that it is not one of the first flavor combinations that come to mind. But I have tried it in biscotti, cookies, granola and every time the coconut transforms the oatmeal from good old earthy and boring to nutty and interesting.
When I get my secret recipe club assignment, I go through the blog’s archives focusing mainly on healthy recipes. Salads, and vegetarian categories are usually my first stop. This time things were a little different, I started my archive search with bread and baked goods!
You see, May was a super stressful month.We are moving to the United Arab Emirates in a couple of weeks and despite the fact that I have been preparing for this move for 4 months, the idea has not fully sinked in! The past few months and May in particular have been a hectic race to get everything done and organised in time for the move. I had to hand over my patients at the clinic to another Dr, the kids’ papers and school transfer arrangements, preparing the house, organizing the stuff to be shipped, the list goes on and on, I will spare you the headache and just say that venting through baking seemed like the only sane option.
I am 3 days behind schedule on posting my daring bakers post of this month but if you […]
Blog-checking lines: Francijn of Koken in de Brouwerij was our January 2013 Daring Bakers’ Hostess and she challenged us to […]
You are wearing dark colors covered with white flour despite a million mental notes to avoid black while baking. […]
The best books for a man are not always those which the wise recommend, but often those which […]