The holiday season has begun, we are only a few days until Christmas and New Year’s Eve. This is a great time of the year to shower the ones you love gift and attention. 755 more words
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The two cute pumpkins on the left may be laughing, but they don’t know what awaits them. They served their purpose well: they were carved by the children themselves this year for the very first time! 515 more words
Brazilian desserts are typically pretty sweet and a lot of them use sweetened condensed milk, like these chocolate fudgy-like truffles called brigadeiros (pronounced bree-ga-DAY-ros). The most popular sweet in Brazil, eaten from north to south, by rich and poor, they were traditionally rolled in sprinkles and served at children’s birthday parties (we used to eat at least 5 of those at a time, but don’t tell my kids). 562 more words
My life seems to revolve around chocolate at the moment. Things could be worse.
As most of you now know from my giddy Twitter and Instagram feeds, I quit the day job back in January and have embarked on a 9-month cookery diploma at Le Cordon Bleu(!!!) – the final class of term was a lesson in keeping my chef whites white whilst trying to temper chocolate. 392 more words