Baking and Chinese Cooking

Month: April 2011

Fresh From the Oven April Challenge — Hot Cross Buns

Fresh From the Oven April Challenge — Hot Cross Buns

It was Easter weekend last week, and apart from splashing in the paddling pool, lazing in the garden with J and Ash, I also managed to do this month’s Baking Challenge… I missed last month’s challenge so I really wanted to do this. I have […]

Friday Night Fever – No, Burgers!

Friday Night Fever – No, Burgers!

Friday night calls for a quick and yummy dinner, more so than any other days! We both had a busy day at work, Ashleigh is hungry as usual (and he really kicks up fuss when he’s hungry), everyone just yearn for some grub and chill […]

Angled Gourd – Eating Loofah?

Angled Gourd – Eating Loofah?

I was sooo looking forward to having those angled gourd I bought the other day… It must’ve been over 7 years since I last had them. I was going to do a beef stir fry, however due to Ashleigh being all silly and wouldn’t go […]

Bipin’s Masala

Bipin’s Masala

A few days ago I received a sample of Bipin’s Masala. I have to say we have curry quite often and I always use the recipes from Madhur Jaffrey’s cookbook. I dislike the jars that sell in supermarkets, mainly because they’re too runny and saucy, […]

Market Day

Market Day

Just had my haircut in town today. Thursday in the town square is good. It’s farmer’s Market! However Northampton is a bit behind on that front. It’s lacking those cheese stalls and specialists sausage stalls, etc. Anyway, I managed to get some Sharon fruit, some […]