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Chocolate Cake with Fondant Icing

I have a friend named Ellen whose second daughter Alexandra Isabelle or "Lexy" celebrated her Baptism 2 weeks ago. I am one of the chosen few who was fortunate to be her Godmother. The officiating priest which I believe is Fijian in ethnicity did a wonderful ceremony for us. He made sure that the Godparents… Continue reading Chocolate Cake with Fondant Icing

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Tips for Giving Medicine to Toddlers

Giving medicine to children is sometimes a struggle. New parents or some experienced parents can relate to this. There are numbers of parents who are uncertain on how to give medicine to babies and young children. Other parents said that the secret is believing that the child needs the medicine. Of course the child needs… Continue reading Tips for Giving Medicine to Toddlers

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Filipino Leche Flan (Caramel Custard)

Ingredients:For Caramel:1 cup sugar1/3 cup waterProcedure: 1. Combine sugar and water in a saucepan.2. Let boil in medium heat.3. When sugar melts and water evaporates, let the syrup becomes thick and amber in color.4. Pour into llaneras and let it cool.For Custard:7-8 eggyolks1 can less 1/4 cup condensed milk1 cup evaporated milk1/4 tsp lemon extractProcedure:1.… Continue reading Filipino Leche Flan (Caramel Custard)