Category Archives: Breakfast

Honeycomb Bread (there was a note added on 16 Oct 2013 re eggs)

It is the second day of school holidays and my daughter, who has been sick since yesterday with fever, cough and cold, is feeling better but bored.  I was thinking last night of what to make with her to take her mind off her boredom and at the same time use the opportunity to bond …

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Beef Sausage Rolls

It has been a very busy past 2 weeks for me hence I wasn’t able to write at all. Wow, last night I saw in the news Miley Cyrus’ VMA performance.  It was a shocker, to say the least.  And I felt a twinge of sadness for her.  My family used to watch Hannah Montana …

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My Croissant Donuts (NOT saying cronuts) – updated 19 Aug 2014

I am not saying CRONUTS because I have read that the New York bakery whose chef developed this pastry has trademarked the name and to simplify things, I will just call mine croissant donuts (I spelled donuts this way instead of “doughnuts” — faster to type lol) because they are donuts made from my croissant recipe. I have …

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Homemade Croissants

I have always wanted to try making croissants but there’s one ingredient needed that I normally can’t find: TIME. The other day, I was watching this cooking show called Alive and Cooking and I saw French chef Emmanuel Mollois demonstrating to James Reeson (and of course the people watching the show) how to make croissants.  He made it …

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