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Chocolate Bundt & My First Ganache

With another birthday coming up in a few days, I decided to make a practice cake first since I’ve never tried making ganache before. Also, I wanted to test my new Nordic Ware Fleur de Lis bundt pan. 397 more words


The Long Drive

It was two in the morning and Xen found himself driving home from another late night drinking with his friends. There was no denying the fact that it was the most fun he had in awhile. 1,080 more words


Impromptu Cupcakes!

just because. Box mix and ready made strawberry frosting. This was my first time to pipe frosting onto cupcakes.


New Series of Watercolours

The last few days I have been bringing up to date my calligraphy skills.The photo above shows writing printed from a PC. I wish to replace this with hand written calligraphy. 59 more words

What Does Growth Mindset Look Like?

Growth mindset, first mentioned by Stanford University psychologist Carol Dweck, is a simple but powerful idea with tremendous impact. In essence, people with a growth mindset have a “not yet” attitude. 162 more words

Educational Change

2017 Best Nine // #2

2017 Best Nine // #2 //  Practice makes perfect 

(If you missed yesterday’s post, start here!)

After achieving my Cicerone certification, I knew I wanted to host a series of talks and tastings, but was a bit nervous to get started. 282 more words


"Keep Rising To The Top"

I heard this quote tonight and it took me back to another concept that I learned years ago. Essentially, when we don’t know what to do, we do what we know. 402 more words

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