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Croquembouche Chaos and Christmas in Chick-Lit Land

So, somebody I know went and opened their stupid mouth and said the word… croquembouche. To her students. Why? Why, in the name of Father Christmas and Tinker Bell would some idiot  1,144 more words

End on a sweet note this Christmas...

Since I’m a bit tired of doing Christmas party makeup ideas and gift guides I decided as I’m the dessert boss in my family I would share the recipe for the dessert I’m made for Christmas last year. 701 more words


Choux the Elegant Pastry Dough

“What’s the problem with Choux?” asked my friend Todd.

“It’s not filling enough to avert my temptation for more. Put a cream puff or éclair in front of me, and it is not long for this world. 277 more words



Dulce de leche filling & chocolate sauce

This Croquembouche didn’t really work out the way it was planned. As one of my colleagues said: a D.I.Y. 508 more words


Week 2: Croquembouche

It isn’t very often that your second week in university is actually your last full week for a significant amount of time. My brain has been academically stuffed in preparation for our first school placements next week, much like a grandchild’s stomach after a weekend at his nan’s house, but now I’m bloated and ready to go! 544 more words