Top Arctic Experience – Abisko, Sweden

1. Ice Fishing on Torneträsk (total area of 330 sq km, 70 km in length): Ice fishing requires patience but with a view like this I could sit quietly on the frozen lake all day and watch the mountainous landscape change

Top Arctic Experience – Abisko, Sweden

1. Ice Fishing on Torneträsk (total area of 330 sq km, 70 km in length): Ice fishing requires patience but with a view like this I could sit quietly on the frozen lake all day and watch the mountainous landscape change

Meringue Kisses

  Other than macaroons, Meringue kisses are the most beautiful looking sweets in the world – well in my world that is.. The pastel colours with combinations of rose pink, lemon and aqua makes me look forward to spring even

Meringue Kisses

  Other than macaroons, Meringue kisses are the most beautiful looking sweets in the world – well in my world that is.. The pastel colours with combinations of rose pink, lemon and aqua makes me look forward to spring even

Winter Warmth: Bread Making

What helped me relax after a long week of hard work in the office was to bake bread with my bare hands (think pounding the dough with my fist – my ideal therapy). I was once inspired by Michel Roux Jr’s Sandwhich

Winter Warmth: Bread Making

What helped me relax after a long week of hard work in the office was to bake bread with my bare hands (think pounding the dough with my fist – my ideal therapy). I was once inspired by Michel Roux Jr’s Sandwhich

Tangy Lemony Cake

I’m a huge fan of The Great British Bake Off – a group of amateur bakers from all over UK were selected to tackle the weekly baking challenges from easy bread sticks to whopping Opera Cakes. I couldn’t help but

Tangy Lemony Cake

I’m a huge fan of The Great British Bake Off – a group of amateur bakers from all over UK were selected to tackle the weekly baking challenges from easy bread sticks to whopping Opera Cakes. I couldn’t help but

Eat Bulgar Köfte!

I ate “Bulgar Köfte” for the first time during my trip to North Cyprus a couple of weeks ago and I loved it. It’s a traditional Turkish snack made from a bulgar wheat shell filled with minced beef, onions, parsley and spices.

Eat Bulgar Köfte!

I ate “Bulgar Köfte” for the first time during my trip to North Cyprus a couple of weeks ago and I loved it. It’s a traditional Turkish snack made from a bulgar wheat shell filled with minced beef, onions, parsley and spices.

Fish Fingers Sandwich Baguette

You’re probably drooling like mad by the time you’ve scrolled down to here. That’s the idea! 🙂 Fish fingers in a sandwich taste out of this world and it’s so easy to make with just a few simple ingredients: Ingredients:

Fish Fingers Sandwich Baguette

You’re probably drooling like mad by the time you’ve scrolled down to here. That’s the idea! 🙂 Fish fingers in a sandwich taste out of this world and it’s so easy to make with just a few simple ingredients: Ingredients:

My Weakness: Blue Cheese & Spinach Muffins

One of my weaknesses is blue cheese. They complement salads well mixed with spinach and pine nuts, and also taste delicious in mushroom omelettes. How about attempting to bake Blue Cheese & Spinach muffins? I’ve found this great recipe from

My Weakness: Blue Cheese & Spinach Muffins

One of my weaknesses is blue cheese. They complement salads well mixed with spinach and pine nuts, and also taste delicious in mushroom omelettes. How about attempting to bake Blue Cheese & Spinach muffins? I’ve found this great recipe from

North Cyprus, With Love

I was in desperate need of an escape! So I left behind a trail of disaster at work and headed off to sunny Northern Cyprus with my family. My future brother in law had kindly invited us to stay at

North Cyprus, With Love

I was in desperate need of an escape! So I left behind a trail of disaster at work and headed off to sunny Northern Cyprus with my family. My future brother in law had kindly invited us to stay at

Monday Mocha Latte Cupcakes

Monday is not everyone’s favourite day of the week, especially after a great and restful weekend. First thing I do on Monday morning is to grab a medium Mocha Latte and then take a slow walk to the office while

Monday Mocha Latte Cupcakes

Monday is not everyone’s favourite day of the week, especially after a great and restful weekend. First thing I do on Monday morning is to grab a medium Mocha Latte and then take a slow walk to the office while

The Big Feastival – Cotswold

A last minute dash to catch a train from London Paddington to Jamie Oliver and Alex James’s exciting event – The Big Feastival – held in sunny Oxfordshire on Saturday 13th August for two days. A fun-filled event for all

The Big Feastival – Cotswold

A last minute dash to catch a train from London Paddington to Jamie Oliver and Alex James’s exciting event – The Big Feastival – held in sunny Oxfordshire on Saturday 13th August for two days. A fun-filled event for all

Chocolate & Orange Marble Cake

The past few days I have been craving for an orange and chocolate bar, particularly after lunch (great afternoon snack). The mix of chocolate and orange works really well together, so I tried to replicate this for a recent marble

Chocolate & Orange Marble Cake

The past few days I have been craving for an orange and chocolate bar, particularly after lunch (great afternoon snack). The mix of chocolate and orange works really well together, so I tried to replicate this for a recent marble

The Secret Garden Treat – Earl Grey Cupcakes

There are many secret gardens in the city of London and one of them is the giant glass house at Kew Gardens. The beautiful giant iron and glass structure holds a collection of exotic plants and trees from all over

The Secret Garden Treat – Earl Grey Cupcakes

There are many secret gardens in the city of London and one of them is the giant glass house at Kew Gardens. The beautiful giant iron and glass structure holds a collection of exotic plants and trees from all over

Golden Financiers

My last bake (Creme Brulee) had left me with 6 egg whites and I had couple of days to decide what to do with them – Macaroons? Chiffon cake? Lemon meringue pie? The list is endless! In the end I

Golden Financiers

My last bake (Creme Brulee) had left me with 6 egg whites and I had couple of days to decide what to do with them – Macaroons? Chiffon cake? Lemon meringue pie? The list is endless! In the end I

Crème Brûlée – Made In Cambridge

Did I read correctly that Crème Brûlée did not originate in France (Hence the French name) but in Cambridge, England!?! Anyhoo, Crème Brûlée is one of my favourite desserts and really hard to make. If you have the patience and

Crème Brûlée – Made In Cambridge

Did I read correctly that Crème Brûlée did not originate in France (Hence the French name) but in Cambridge, England!?! Anyhoo, Crème Brûlée is one of my favourite desserts and really hard to make. If you have the patience and

Strawberries & Dark Chocolate Muffin Delight

One day, I sat on a cramp London tube (Lucky I had a seat) on my way to work and wondered what to do with the leftover strawberries and dark chocolates that I had from the weekend. Since I absolutely

Strawberries & Dark Chocolate Muffin Delight

One day, I sat on a cramp London tube (Lucky I had a seat) on my way to work and wondered what to do with the leftover strawberries and dark chocolates that I had from the weekend. Since I absolutely

Besotted with Nutella & Cinnamon Muffin

Some of us have Nutella with crepes, some spread it generously in sandwiches, some just love to use it as a dip with strawberries…. but for me I could just eat it on its own, straight out of the jar,

Besotted with Nutella & Cinnamon Muffin

Some of us have Nutella with crepes, some spread it generously in sandwiches, some just love to use it as a dip with strawberries…. but for me I could just eat it on its own, straight out of the jar,

Pop Colours Cups

I seek inspiration everywhere for my baking. No more plain paper cupcake cases. Hello pop colour cupcake cases! This has just given me an idea to make zebra stripes cake for my upcoming post. Stay tune!

Pop Colours Cups

I seek inspiration everywhere for my baking. No more plain paper cupcake cases. Hello pop colour cupcake cases! This has just given me an idea to make zebra stripes cake for my upcoming post. Stay tune!

J’adore petite Madeleines

One should always treat oneself to a lovely bunch of flowers. Recently I have featured the Pink Peonies a lot on Instagram / Facebook and enjoyed styling them together with my recent bake – moi petite Madeleines. I’ve had several attempts at making

J’adore petite Madeleines

One should always treat oneself to a lovely bunch of flowers. Recently I have featured the Pink Peonies a lot on Instagram / Facebook and enjoyed styling them together with my recent bake – moi petite Madeleines. I’ve had several attempts at making

Vines I love thee

Vines that climb and trail on anything it touches is considered as nature’s mass destruction. I beg to disagree! They are great for covering ugly buildings (we have many in the city) and shades to protect us from the sun.

Vines I love thee

Vines that climb and trail on anything it touches is considered as nature’s mass destruction. I beg to disagree! They are great for covering ugly buildings (we have many in the city) and shades to protect us from the sun.

Amazing Carrot and Walnut Cake

Carrot cake is one of my favourite cake and I enjoy baking it for my friends, family and colleagues. I often use Mary Berry’s recipe because her carrot cake always turns out moist, light and full of flavor. Few tips from

Amazing Carrot and Walnut Cake

Carrot cake is one of my favourite cake and I enjoy baking it for my friends, family and colleagues. I often use Mary Berry’s recipe because her carrot cake always turns out moist, light and full of flavor. Few tips from

Sneak Peak: Bakathon

A preview of more baking adventures to come. Stay tune!

Sneak Peak: Bakathon

A preview of more baking adventures to come. Stay tune!

Venetian Morish Pasta With Anchovies

My travels often inspire me to cook and create new recipes. I recently went to Venice and sampled some of most delicious pastas in the world (Well, in my world that is). Their secret? Nothing fancy. Keep it simple. If

Venetian Morish Pasta With Anchovies

My travels often inspire me to cook and create new recipes. I recently went to Venice and sampled some of most delicious pastas in the world (Well, in my world that is). Their secret? Nothing fancy. Keep it simple. If

Lemony Cupcake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Wow, another scorching day! Keep it up London! I love my lemon cupcake very lemony and sweet. The tip is to add 1 lemon zest, a bit of juice in the batter and some lemon curd for the filling. I

Lemony Cupcake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Wow, another scorching day! Keep it up London! I love my lemon cupcake very lemony and sweet. The tip is to add 1 lemon zest, a bit of juice in the batter and some lemon curd for the filling. I

Keep Calm

 Some times we have to find amusement somewhere. However big or small. Above us or just beneath our feet! Every week I will share with you some wonderful finds through the eye of my handy camera phone.

Keep Calm

 Some times we have to find amusement somewhere. However big or small. Above us or just beneath our feet! Every week I will share with you some wonderful finds through the eye of my handy camera phone.

Eaton Mess with a Twist!

A hot day like this makes me want to sit on a patch of grass and eat ice-cream and strawberries all day. I want to make a quick and simple cold dessert without the fuss – Eaton Mess, a traditional

Eaton Mess with a Twist!

A hot day like this makes me want to sit on a patch of grass and eat ice-cream and strawberries all day. I want to make a quick and simple cold dessert without the fuss – Eaton Mess, a traditional

Fun Clip: “Proper” Cup Of Tea

Vintage cutlery – bargain buy near the Columbia Road Flower Market Brown rock cane sugar, milk and Bourbon biscuits – local supermarket Teabag – Marks & Spencers Bunch of lavender – my recent visit to Mayfied Lavender farm, check my

Fun Clip: “Proper” Cup Of Tea

Vintage cutlery – bargain buy near the Columbia Road Flower Market Brown rock cane sugar, milk and Bourbon biscuits – local supermarket Teabag – Marks & Spencers Bunch of lavender – my recent visit to Mayfied Lavender farm, check my

Purple Rain

After months of encouragement from my friends and family, I’ve decided to set up a colourful visual blog featuring my love for travel, food, baking and lifestyle. My passion is baking, so thanks to Instagram, I can combine food and

Purple Rain

After months of encouragement from my friends and family, I’ve decided to set up a colourful visual blog featuring my love for travel, food, baking and lifestyle. My passion is baking, so thanks to Instagram, I can combine food and