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Turn Photos Into Embroidered Photo Portraits – Stitched Photo Tutorial

{Turn Photos Into Embroidered Photo Portraits – DIY Craft Tutorial}-Hope everyone is swell! I’ve not been blogging much lately due to crazy commitments in freelance writing and I’m on the verge of finishing a manuscript I’ve been working on for years!June has also been a mad, mad month of birthdays in my family and we’ve… Read more »

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Ice Kachang / Shaved Iced Rainbow Dessert Recipe

{Ice Kachang / Shaved Iced Rainbow Dessert Recipe} I love autumn because it has to be the most appetising season of all! It’s when we start slowing down and making time to linger in the way we prepare and enjoy our food. As the home chef I love bringing to the dinner table the best… Read more »

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Free Printable Mother’s Day Card / A5 Size

{Free printable Mother’s Day Card / A5 Size} Whoppsy-daisy as my own daughter would quip—t’s nearly Mother’s Day! For me this always means I’ll need to send both my mum and mum-in-law a nice card each around the first week of May as they both live in Singapore 🙁 Well, aren’t you blessed if your… Read more »

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12 Ways You Could Be Much Happier: The Happiness Project

{12 Ways You Could Be Much Happier: The Happiness Project} I discovered The Happiness Project quite by chance. Hardly surprisingly, during shopping. For stationery, of course, not books, as one might expect. Only because I happen to be shopping at one of my favourite stores, kikki.K, a retail boutique of beautiful designer stationery. Also a… Read more »

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DIY Homemade Easter Bunny Marshmallows Recipe

{DIY Homemade Easter Bunny Marshmallows Recipe} I do love baking up beautiful delicate cakes and pastries but homemade sweet treats like marshmallows are my new go-to for a fresh take on dessert to present and serve to guests. Not only do they never fail to please the young and old alike, marshmallows are so elegant… Read more »

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DIY Felt Board Letters using Chipboard

DIY Felt Board Letters using Chipboard–As an avid felt board adopter last year since I became hooked on just another way to express myself, it’s with jitters of unbridled excitement that I present this idea. How would you like to spruce up those rather static plastic felt board letters just a little without hardly spending… Read more »

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Lyndel Miller – Naked Cakes book review

Lyndel Miller – Naked Cakes book review — The last page of this stylish cake-entertaining book sums it up so aptly. “Every cake deserves a pedestal— it adds a sense of grandeur and occasion”. Naked Cakes author and stylist Lyndel Miller has managed to combine recipes for her swoon-worthy cakes with party tips on adding… Read more »

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For Anyone With Middle Age Birthday Blues

The day I sort of dreaded has come and gone like that second language exam I feared so much as a school-going girl growing up in Singapore. I prepared myself for it as best as I could and on the day itself there were the same mixed feelings: clammy hands, cold sweat, somewhat dreadful apprehension… Read more »

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The Joys of A Stick Blender Are Real:Mango Orange Banana Smoothie Recipe

The Joys of A Stick Blender Are Real:Mango Orange Banana Smoothie Recipe–If the only thing standing between you and loading up more veggies and fruit in your diet has been the daunting thought of consuming all that bulk, a simpler way is to start going bottoms up. No, not quite what you might be thinking,… Read more »