All posts tagged: favourite things

It’s the power of pink

Photo Credits: Inspirational photo’s from House Beautiful , Martha Stewart Weddings, Google Images: Paper Lanterns. Photo Credits: Pink Champagne Cupcakes: Culinary Serendipity, Images Google search Pink Champagne, Marie Antoniette photo’s from official site, inspirational cake making ideas from Babushka Bakery. Photo Credits: Google search Images, Martha Stewart Weddings. Photo Credits: Google Search: Pink Champagne, Coco Chanel and Pink Photo Credits: Shoes in top left corner: With the collaboration of Christian Louboutin and Jean-Francoise Lesage designing and creating these shoes . Should they come in a velvet, gold encrusted shoe box? Google Search: Marie Antoinette.Designer shoes for the movie Marie Antoinette designed by Manolo Blahnik. Photo’s from original Marie Antoinette site. With the rejoicing songs of birds of a feather, it’s been a day of sun behind clouds and falling rain. I’ve been reading some of my design magazines on line. And nearly all of them have a design in PINK section, where every tone and shade of pink can be put into our homes. From kitchen, bathroom, bedroom, fridges,mirrors and wardrobes. One of my favourite …

Friday Chatter

Here’s the update with some chatter on getting to know us all a little better…Mandy, from The Complete CookBookhas written a couple more questions and here are my answers… 1.  What 5 items are always in your fridge? Milk,classic stock cubes,a jar of capers,parmesan cheese,bottle of prosecco. 2.  What 5 items are always in your pantry ? Tinned tomatoes, flour,cornflour,polenta,couscous. 3.  Do you write a grocery list or do you shop off the cuff? I always write a shopping list..on my favourite note paper. My list is written on the back of a $100 Dollar bill…(printed notepad) you don’t know how many people stop me and take a second look….it’s only paper! 4.  What is the most used item/s in your kitchen? I’m a cleaning/germ  freak, it would have to be the cleaning sponge/cloth. 5.  What do you have in your kitchen that may seem strange to other people? Gosh, I would hope to think that I’m normal and that you wouldn’t find anything strange! 6.  If you were to enter a Come Dine With …