So I caved in to macarons. Or zumbarons to be more accurate. But how could you not, after stepping into Adriano Zumbo’s at The Star, Sydney, only to be consumed by sight of an array of beautiful sugary goodness and crazy exotic macaron flavours? I’ll allow you to feast your eyes on foodporn ahead. AdrianoContinue reading “[SYDNEY] ADRIANO ZUMBO’S OTHERWORLDLY DELIGHTS”
Sydney is home to this restaurant slash patisserie bearing the name of a famed household chocolate brand. Guylian Cafè didn’t disappoint, probably as the tarts we ordered came at a time where we were too hungry to be picky. The glazed strawberries didn’t taste as fresh as I’d imagined. But for a quick spike ofContinue reading “Guylian Belgian Chocolate Cafè”
Tucked away in the streets of Notthing Hill is a Patisserie Valerie – great wifi connectivity, comfy sofas, and mad awesome latte with cake! As it is now late-summer, London is all overcast skies and occasional light drizzles, which is perfect for a hot cuppa. Nothing makes me gladder than to see a spacious cafèContinue reading “London Lovin’: Patisserie Valerie”
Hello from London! Much love to Strawberry Bon-Bons from M&S! For days when you’re just living on sugar, for sugar.
London Lovin’ – Parisian sweet treats in the heart of Britain! In 2011, The French patisserie’s first stand alone London tea salon opened at Covent Garden Where? The Market Covent Garden London WC2E 8RA Did you know…Ladurée was the first pâtisserie to color the macaroons, and sandwich them together with ganache or buttercream filling!! HowContinue reading “London Lovin’: Ladurée”
“Ubiquitous, adj. When it’s going well, the fact of it is everywhere. It’s there in the song that shuffles into your ears. It’s there in the book you’re reading. It’s there on the shelves of the store as you reach for a towel and forget about the towel. It’s there as you open the door.Continue reading “and sugar we’re going down swinging”
Completed my last dance session with the KK Hospital Staff, and I think I’ll be seeing them again very soon! They’re such good role models for me although I’m there to guide them in dance- some of them aren’t at an age where you’d expect them to bounce along to hiphop or kpop songs. NonethelessContinue reading “o92. photodiary (with gratitude)”
Celebrated Daddy’s birthday in advance. Everyone’s schedules are so tight, we only get this one Sunday evening. Due to immigration issues when he came over from Taiwan, dad has 2 birthdays. How cool!! Overdosed on sugar and carbohydrates. Major food coma. Wish you didn’t have to grow old, dad. StayContinue reading “o85. daddy’s birthday”