Lately i feel heavy.. the sole of my feet is killing me.. probably bec i've gained a little weight.. well 2wks ago i weighed 3kg more... that is alot if u were to ask me.. i guess the daily Caramel Latte at Starbucks is taking a toll on my weight.. maybe i shud sub my latte with low fat milk? yikes!
So my hubs is out of town.. the plan to bake and bake didnt happened.. i did however bake pandan chiffon cake for my grandma and will be baking it one more time so that i can share the recipe with my dearies..
Yesterday i spend a good 3hrs cleaning our place.. my 4wks old Myanmar helper came by to finish up where i left.. lots of ironing to do that she had to come back tdy to iron all my fitted sheets, quilt cover and also pillow cases.. thank goodness shes efficient and yes i hv learnt my lesson well when it comes to helpers.. an expensive lesson i must add :o(
Anyway today right after Sonia took her nap.. i managed to bake this drop cookies.. there are a few recipes in this book that i hv bookmarked while flipping it on the plane.. will try to bake cookies more often so that by the time we are in the month of Ramadhan.. i know exactly which one to bake for Eid.. so heres to an early preparation bef Eid hahaha
75g unsalted butter - cold - i used 175g of unsalted butter and omit margarin
1/4 tsp salt
100g powder sugar
2 egg yolks
1 tbsp instant coconut milk - i used KARA
50g desiccated coconut - grind - i cant be bother hehe
180g cake flour
25g corn flour
1/2 tsp baking powder
75g coco crunch - crush a little
75g chocolate chip
Preheat oven 150C
Whisk butter, salt and powder sugar for abt 2 mins
Add in egg yolk and coconut milk and continue to whisk till combined
Add in desiccated coconut with ur wooden spoon
Add in sifted flour/baking powder
Add in coco crunch also chocolate chip
Bake using bottom heat for half an hr - i used top and bottom heat and bake it for 20mins.
Ok thats it.. i hv taken out my cream cheese and am planning to bake something to welcome hubs home.. blueekk! i will be sending out mac sheets tmrw and am now opening pre order for my next mac sheets shipment HERE... those that wanted to be notified.. i will try to finish doing it by tonight.. cheerios!
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