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Fig tart with almond crust

{And a sad farewell}

Fig tart.

Recently, my parents in law bid farewell to their home of more than 20 years and moved on. It was emotional and sad. And together with the move was the nightmare of cleaning up the junk here or there around the house.… Continue Reading …

Baked cassava cake (bánh khoai mì nướng)

for Delicious Vietnam #13

a slice of cake. and flower.

Living with the parents-in-law is different, and of course it presents itself a lot of funny little incidents along the way. My MIL apparently has learned a few things about me and Vietnamese culture. Her so-called facts include:

Fact #1: I use fish sauce.… Continue Reading …

Chocolate lava cake & happy international women´s day

This post is dedicated to all of my female friends out there. Hope you have (had) a wonderful day! And be beautiful, fabulous and strong!

Moelleux au Chocolat - Because we love...

I remember March 8 being a huge event in Hanoi. It was one of those days where there were flowers everywhere I turned to.… Continue Reading …