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Anzac Biscuits - 100 Years On

100 years ago today, the Anzacs landed at Gallipoli, Turkey. Intended as a bold move by the Allied Forces to take over the peninsular and knock the Ottoman Empire out of the First World War, the campaign failed; a stalemate went on for eight long months, with heavy casualties to both sides. 358 more words


Middle Eastern Date Filled Biscuits - Date Ma'mouls

For those who don’t know, UAE has been home to me since the day I was born and to my parents, almost a decade before.So how come I have never tried cooking or baking anything influenced by my life in this region. 802 more words

Fennel and Chilli Thins

I felt a little guilty for ignoring my good friend cheese in my more recent bakes, but thankfully these biscuits bring it back with vengeance. I would describe these fennel or chilli thins as crackers with a bite of spice. 336 more words

My Lovely Weekend

Seven days are in a week
Five are boisterous
I love the serenity of weekends
Less traffic, low noise,
Reduced fumes, more funs
As trees clap in rhymes… 82 more words


25 April - Today In History


1599 Oliver Cromwell (Lord Protector of England)


1995: Ginger Rogers (actress)

On This Day:

1915 ANZAC (78 000) troops land at Gallipoli

Have a good Saturday, 25th April!



A Rainy Day In April

When the clouds shake their hyssops, and the rain
Like holy water falls upon the plain,
‘Tis sweet to gaze upon the springing grain
And see your harvest born. 95 more words