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chocotartMade By Lauren Jasmine
“My Name Is Earl – A winning combination made in heaven – rich and decadent chocolate tart infused with earl grey tea. Add a kick to the rich chocolate with a Mint Italian Soda or go bittersweet with a hot Cappuccino”

Selfish (per slice): $6.50
Selfless (whole): $35

Photo taken by Canon DSLR, edited using Photoshop CS5.


karat cake

Made By Lauren Jasmine
“24 Karat Cake – Our staff favourite – moist dense carrot cake layered with caramelised apple cinnamon sauce.”

Selfish (per slice): $5.50
Selfless (whole): $35

Photo taken by iPhone 4S, edited using Google Snapseed app.

I enjoy meeting my old friends, catching up, hearing how they’re doing, updates about anything and everything in life, especially since we graduated and moved on into our different walks of life. (If I’m not wrong) About a week ago, Celest and I met up at Orchard Ion after work – me delightfully satisfying my craving for Tori Q and Takopachi whilst Celest watched me eat, going on about her life (it’s not like I’m starving her, she was bursting from the endless buffet at Marriott Hotel. The conference she organised was held there.) Anyways, after which, she was insistent in bringing me to this somewhere special, sort of ‘surprise’ to make me happy or rather, happier, because it lifted her moods tremendously when she first saw ‘it’. And, I wonder what…

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2013-06-15 14.19.49After the all-of-a-sudden much rave on Facebook and Instagram, Samuel and I finally got our dose of Saturday-cafe-hop to Chye Seng Huat Hardware! It’s not hardware shop but a cafe. CSHH is Papa Palheta‘s (the independent coffee boutique/roaster we all heard of) new flagship store. This new establishment houses their roastery, coffee bar and a ‘glasshouse’ specially for slow bar, which they call it the C-platform. Samuel & I were very impressed by the cafe’s concept and aesthetics – traditionally modern, simply sophisticated (note the fusion of contrasts, pretty cool). I shall let the pictures do the talking!

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