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Autumn baking, Baking Recipes, Quickbreads & Loaves, The Breakfast Bin

Biscoff and autumn are a nifty combination

I’ve sung this song a million times before, but it’s simply inevitable that I feel this way around this time of the year. I can’t help it! I can’t quite hold back the green-eyed monster when all the beautiful orange-hued photos with scarf-wearing people in them begin popping up everywhere. I can’t help wishing that …

Autumn baking, Baking Recipes, Christmas & holidays, Pies & Tarts

Of pumpkin pie and spiderwebs

I have already resigned myself to the fact that celebrating Halloween just is not in the cards as far as traditions go in our home. But because it is a fun little holiday, I like to join in by making something extra special from my kitchen. This year however, I find I did not have …

Autumn baking, Baking Recipes, Cupcakes & Muffins, The Breakfast Bin, Timeless Treats

The obligatory feel-good autumn season post

Lately it has been a lot harder to get out of bed in the mornings. It sounds depressing when I say it like that, but what I actually mean is in our corner of the tropics we’re finally entering our version of autumn/winter. The “seasons” have gone from sweltering summer heat to insane downpours of …

Autumn baking, Baking Recipes, My favourite things, Quickbreads & Loaves

I constantly dream about autumn baking

I love autumn. It’s a major reason why I love autumn baking, because it really makes me feel the arrival of autumn down to my bones. The only problem is I live in the tropics, where autumn is virtually non-existent. Perhaps the closest thing we have to autumn here is the slightly chilly, windy December …

Autumn baking, Baking Recipes, Cookies

Whoopie pies remind me of my “identity issue”

It’s stupid really. It’s not even that much of a deal to be called a crisis, but what do I call it? Identity problem? Identity predicament? So here’s the thing: I live in a country that is predominantly influenced by the United States, from the way we dress, to the way we speak, to how …