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Monday, October 18, 2010

Quiet Weekend

Last weekend was a nice n quiet weekend mainly spent at home. Some random photos-

1) After her Gymboree class, Elyssa "helped" me to fold clothes.

Erhmm..... so dark, how to fold clothes?

Cheeky Look

2) On Saturday night, we had dinner at TGIF, Subang Parade with my old school friend and family . Heh hehhh....... we had a nice chat while Elyssa was being entertained :)

Or more like the poor guy got bullied by Elyssa. I could hear her say things like "throw higher", "throw like that", "must go high high".

3) And of course, I played with my new toy. ( I am soooo addicted!)

On Saturday, I baked a loaf of wholemeal bread with raisins, walnuts and oats. The bread turned out really ugly looking!

But luckily it tasted good! First time I used whole meal flour and I was really relieved that it wasn't a heavy loaf. And after slicing the bread, it didn't look so ugly. Phew.

I packed some for my school friend

On Sunday, I baked wholemeal bread again using the same recipe. I ran out of walnuts so I replaced them with chocolate chips. I love choc chips in bread! Not so healthy compared to walnuts but once in a while, ok lah!

At least I didn't get a mis-shapen lump of bread this time :)

Packed some for friends at work

As always, the weekend just flew by. Can't believe it's Monday already!


Oliveoylz said...

Adrine, you are truly enjoying your new role as a part-time baker. Love your creations. They look very healthy and yummy too! By the way, I have some problem viewing half of your pix. Only could view the TGIF and bread ones...Wonder is it just me?

Mommy to Chumsy said...

oh the bread looks really good..just like something i would find in the bakery. it's not ugly at all :) wish i were your colleagues so that i get to eat your homemade breads for breakfast :D

Stacy said...

'so dark how to fold clothes'... heheheh.

OK me want some of your next loaf of bread. Choc chips will be fine. Oo, or how about banana? I lurve banana in bread.

Mummy Gwen said...

You are getting good at baking. I would love to have some of your bakes. Not ugly at all...looks very good.

Hahah..the pic of Elyssa with her sunglasses is really cute.

Alice Law said...

So thoughtful of your 'cool' girl to help folding clothes!

That's a beautiful bread, doesn't look ugly at all!:D

Have a nice day!

MommyAngel said...

The bread looks yummy! You will turn to a very good baker soon I am sure :) :) Elyssa really has grown up so much ya :)

Leona said...

Now that you are becoming a pro in baking bread...what's next??? I bet u are busy getting lots of recipe books/ food experiment with ur new toy.

ChloeRuoyi said...

Folding clothes in her sunnies? She's so cute haha :) I love all your bread! Great effort you've put in. I don't bake as often as you...l.a.z.y. Or maybe my toy is not so fun to play with compared to yours hahaha!

Caterina said...

justin tried already but his mummy and papa haven't got a chance to try your bread

MeRy said...

You seem have been baking alot lately....part time baker.
I also like to eat bread and think of getting bread machine at home.So I can diy myself.

Alice Phua said...

Oh, that's normal - when you get yourself occuppied, you will find time passing by so fast!

Health Freak Mommy said...

Normally healthy breads look lumpy and ugly coz of all the healthy seeds and grains inside. As long as it tastes good and is healthy, nvm lar, just sapu only. Actually the bread looks good to me :)

Sarah's Daddy and Mommy said...

The bread do not looked ugly at all, it is absolutely look good and yummy!