April | 2013 | April 2013 – The Moonblush Baker

  • themoonblushbaker
  • Cupcake
  • 12 responses
  • April 29, 2013

I am going to put this as simple as possible. I AM 21 YEARS OLD! Yep, yesterday on the 27th of April 2013, I, Belinda (aka. Owner of the moon blush title) have been on this planet for 21 years! Great now I feel old. Not supper old but old enough. I often use the…

  • themoonblushbaker
  • Cupcake
  • 50 responses
  • April 26, 2013

Do you follow recipes in the kitchen? Are you one of those high tech savvy people, who are able to follow the recipe ipad app at the same time as cooking it? Or do you struggle to even read a recipe without putting in your own selective thoughts and missing one or two things? I…

  • themoonblushbaker
  • No bake Dessert, Pastry/Tarts
  • 7 responses
  • April 23, 2013

Grass hopper pie Adapted from FEAST; food that celebrates life by Nigella Lawson Makes 3 15 cm tarts 130g Original Tim tams 130g Dark chocolate Tim tams 60g dark chocolate (min 70%) 50g unsalted butter, melted For the pie 150g mini white marshmallows 115ml milk 40ml Crème de methe 40ml Creme de blanc 150ml cream…

  • themoonblushbaker
  • Bread
  • 4 responses
  • April 20, 2013

Beer glazed Thai basil Focaccia Adapted from this beer glazed bread and the Focaccia recipe from thekitchn.com One Focaccia about 27x19cm 300g bread flour 5g yeast 175ml warm water 5g salt 60g Chili lemon infused Extra virgin Olive oil 120ml normal olive oil 1 bunch of Thai basil, chopped 1 medium chili, the large ones…

  • themoonblushbaker
  • Bread
  • 13 responses
  • April 17, 2013

I like saving money as much as the next person. Believe me any time when I see a two for one or half price sale; you can guarantee I will be all over it. Discounts and mark downs are always on my radar when I go shopping; I learnt from the best you know (aka…

  • themoonblushbaker
  • Bread
  • 17 responses
  • April 15, 2013

My mood is flat right now. I do not know whether it is combination of university deadlines and a lack of sunlight that is placing me in the dumps. Could it be the musings in my social science topics that make me realises how much the world is controlled and dictated by powers we cannot…

In between writing essays and studying for exams I have the tendency to wonder off. Studying is great and when you LIKE the topic you have write about, it is not hard. Though boredom is unavoidable when you have to read multiple journal articles from Google scholar; this doing my head in. For anyone that…

  • themoonblushbaker
  • Pastry/Tarts
  • 6 responses
  • April 9, 2013

Are you are hot or cold person? No, I am not talking about the Katy Perry song but do you have preference for hot temperature things or cold? I am asking this because today it was cold but I got free ice cream from Ben and Jerry’s, since it was “Free cone day”. OMG!!! I…

  • themoonblushbaker
  • Bars/Slices
  • 5 responses
  • April 7, 2013

I have just had one of those days. Well at 3 am we had to turn back our clocks because of Day light savings in Australia. Sure gaining an hour of extra sleep would of be great right? Very , very wrong. I think I might be the only person who assumes that the clocks…

  • themoonblushbaker
  • Bread
  • No responses
  • April 4, 2013

Boy does the time pass quickly, it seems like it was yesterday since I celebrated the New year with an exclusive solo dance party (party of one: me). Like everyone says time is something we always seem to not have enough of. I think as a student, we have the tendency to leave everything to…