Strawberry Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

We visited Peggy Porschen Parlour while we were in London and fell totally in-love with the cupcakes on display.  We could not decide what to order, which resulted in us picking up ½ dozen cupcakes of different flavours.  We loved all of them, but if I had to pick a favourite it would have to … Continue reading

Cafe O-Mai

We have finally settled down and returned to our weekend food tradition – visiting a cafe for brunch! Our first cafe visit this year was Cafe O-mai at Annerley.  It is a Vietnamese style cafe offering both traditional Vietnamese as well as fusion style breakfast. I ordered a Lychee & Mint Frappe ($6). The combination … Continue reading

Central European Tour – Part 2 (Prague)

Day 4 Our Tour Director grew up in Prague so she is undoubtedly an expert on the city.  In her opinion, Prague is one of the most beautiful cities in the world.   Even though we were only there for a day, I had to agree with her.  We gradually fell in love with this place … Continue reading

Central European Tour – Part 1 (Munich & Nuremberg)

Our December holiday to Europe was decided almost at the last minute when our other plans for the year didn’t materialise.  There were a lot of countries we wanted to visit and due to the time limitation in planning, we decided to save ourselves the trouble and went with an organised tour.  We chose Cosmos’ … Continue reading

Happy 2014

Happy 2014 to all my readers out there!   Hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas and New Year.  May 2014 be a year of great expectation and great fulfilment. We have been away most of December and it was really hard to get back into blogging after returning from holidays.  We visited 8 major cities and … Continue reading