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Macaroni & Cheese

We’re making the classic child pleaser today. The Macaroni and Cheese.

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I made fresh macaroni to make this. All thanks to this handy dandy machine.

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It makes fresh noodles, and pasta out of flour, water, and if you fancy, some eggs.

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This is how the macaroni looks like. They will all differ in terms of length because they have to each be cut individually.

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Add the boiled fresh macaroni, to some milk, cream and eggs, and homemade macaroni and cheese is ready.

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Much better than the boxed ones.
Here’s the recipe in Indonesian, where I am from.

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Loosely translated:
Ingredients:
Macaroni & Cheese
150 grams Macaroni
2 TBS Butter
4 slices Smoked Beef, diced
50 grams Onion, chopped
100 grams Cheddar Cheese
200 ml Fresh Milk
100ml Cooking Cream
1 TBS Parsley
1/2 TSP Black Pepper

For the tops:
Parmesan and Cheddar
Instructions:

  1. Boil the macaroni as according to package instructions.
  2. Saute onion with butter till fragrant. Add the smoked beef, parsley and black pepper
  3. Add the fresh milk ,the cooking cream, and the cheddar. Stir till the cheddar has fully melted. Turn off the heat, add the boiled macaroni.
  4.  Spoon the macaroni into heatproof bowls. Sprinkle some parmesan and cheddar
  5. Bake in a 170 degrees celcius preheated oven for about 20 minutes, or till the tops have turned a nice golden brown
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Build Your Own Pancakes Kinda Day

With the holiday season upon us, I thought it best have a little fun with their meals. Today, I made giant pancakes, with various toppings alongside to choose from.
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The children were allowed to choose from the array, and slather/sprinkle as they please

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It was messy, but fun.

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But most importantly, the children had fun.

 

Unicorn Toast

September 1, 2018 Leave a comment

Unicorn Toast Without Food Coloring

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Dear my Unicorn-crazed child,

It was an exceptionally hard week for you.

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Naturally Colored Cream Cheese

Daddy went away on a business trip.

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Rainbow Toast

You had an emergency visit to the dentist.

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Pastel Colored Cream Cheese

And you had a school workload DOUBLE the normal to make up for the previous week you were down with HFMD.

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Unicorn Toast

But the weekend is here. It’s time to rest and play! And a reminder to celebrate every tiny things in life!

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Baby Shark and Unicorn Toast

** I tried to keep this healthy by not using any food coloring.

The Colors were made as follows:

Purple: Cream Cheese with Mulberry Jam
Pink: Cream Cheese with Freeze Dried Strawberry
Yellow: Cream Cheese with Freeze Dried Mango
Green: Cream Cheese with Matcha