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Triple Chocolate Birthday Cake (Sour Cream Chocolate Cake with White, Milk and Dark Chocolate Pudding and Dark Chocolate Buttercream)

My my, I have been living a jet-setting life this August. I jetted off (on a Scoot budget flight) to Seoul with my bff on 31 July, and spent a whopping 9 days in South Korea, before flying back. It was a very welcome break, and we stuffed ourselves silly with all types of Korean cuisine (we didn’t even repeat any dish twice, save for patbingsu, their equivalent of ice

Vanilla Cupcakes with Vanilla Cooked Flour Frosting

I felt like blogging today, and I’m currently doing so from my office computer (oops). As I don’t have access to my recent photos from here, I thought I should post about these cupcakes which I had made last year. Yes, last year, when I was busy baking what seemed like hundreds of cupcakes for the christmas charity bakesale. I very much enjoyed and relished the opportunity, because it meant

Chocolate Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Frosting

Right now, I’m on holiday / leave. Having started work, I have come to realize what a precious commodity leave is and I’ve been trying to make sure my leave coincides with a public holiday so that I can “save leave”. This time, I’m back in Australia visiting Jon, making use of the Good Friday holiday in Singapore. In Australia and many parts of the Western world, Good Friday, Easter

Strawberry Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Swiss Meringue Buttercream

It seems like eons ago when I last posted on my vanilla sugar cookies and I thank you out there for emailing me, showing me support and asking me about ordering the cookies :] Things have been a tad busy lately – the first week of August I was busy baking for a huge wedding order of 200 petit-four sized cakes, and in the second week, I was baking up

How to save cake failures – make cake pops!

Just a short post since I’m supposed to be studying. I wanted to remind you guys that my¬†vanilla bean giveaway will be ending tonight, so please enter if you want to stand a chance to get some vanilla beans :] I’ll be selecting a winner thereafter, but please don’t expect an immediate announcement because I doubt I’ll be able to do so until midweek. I also wanted to document a