jam | jam – The Moonblush Baker

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  • Cake
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  • April 23, 2015

The days are longer and the nights colder but the need for food remains the same. The term comfort food is thrown around so often like the L word in relationships, we have almost lost all meaning in the mac and cheese, fried chicken and gravy. Yes these foods are comforting. Who can forget the…

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  • Muffin / Quick bread
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  • October 22, 2014

I am having one of those weeks. One week were the world or (at least my oven) has it out for me. Blaming the tools is the sign of bad chef or baker however I think this does not apply to macarons. Over the weekend I am fulfilling an order for over 500 macarons. Yes…

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  • Bread
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  • June 30, 2014

One thing I have discovered on my baking journey is that, I, as a baker of sweets and other delicious “good” for you treats have gotten to know my neighbors really well. Like Of course I knew names and faces of the people next door; I may even wave to them and flash them a…

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  • Macarons
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  • November 7, 2013

My house is noisy but not in the conventional way of generalised chit chat, kid’s shouting or even dogs barking. I actually have none of those in my house, well the generalised chit chat but that is only at the dinner table and when my sister’s come over. I envy them that they only have…

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  • Bars/Slices, Cookies
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  • May 28, 2013

I am going to rant here about a topic I feel needs to be addressed: Plastic surgery Plastic surgery has come up a lot in our media. For years, decades even, the press has been churning out stories of the latest celebrity “supposed” work. Gossip magazines plastered their covers with unflattering pictures of celebrities’ insinuating…

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  • Cookies
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  • February 6, 2013

Of all my favourite meal times of the day afternoon tea has to be my absolute favourite, followed closely behind by late night snack (or snacks). It is not just a break from daily grind of life and a chance to recharge with a cup of coffee or tea, but it allows for me time….