Archive for December, 2010
Croquembouche â€” custard-oozing toffee covered profiteroles
Most people doing Christmas bake turkeys, ham or even fish, as it the often the case in Australia. We never do that. I dont do a lot of roasts in … Continue reading
Remember the magazines we gave the girls as a Christmas gift? They were not only very appreciated as such, they provided for our fun and games after the gift-giving was … Continue reading
And then it was Christmas morning
The kids have known for awhile that this year the holidays will be even lower key than usual. I think there was some parental apprehension in regards to the few … Continue reading
The cookie workshop, late into the night
I promise you, you will get sick of cookies by the time I am done with Christmas. I know I am.Â But since I put so much effort into the … Continue reading
Christmas Eve picnic
I have grown up with a Christmas Eve tradition. That was the big event, the time when everyone is cooking, preparing, anticipating. We opened gifts after the elaborate vegan dinner. … Continue reading
Carols by “candle”light
This year we decided to try one of those events. They are very popular here and are all over the city. The weather was perfect for a night out, so … Continue reading
Packing homebaked cookie gifts
I went a bit bake crazy this year. For a person that doesnt really eat cookies or bake sweets very often, I sure got myself deep in trouble in the … Continue reading
Happy Holidays everyone!
Thank you for your company and support, it always means a lot to me. Thank you and to those that never join in. I hope you decide to … Continue reading
The mental journey and practicalities of a Big trip
Its official now. We are going.
The daily grind had weaved its murky fingers around our eyes the last month or so and nothing much was happening. Having in mind that … Continue reading
Dr. Sivabalan Vasudavan - not for me @snappingblabber, which are the good orthodontists you saw thereafter? Not too impressed with my...
Dr. Sivabalan Vasudavan - not for me I know a number of people who have had very similar experiences with this particular orthodontist...
Dr. Sivabalan Vasudavan - not for me I agree with everything said about Dr Siva. He is so lovely until you get the braces on, then tre...