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Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Homebaked Delight

Fruit cake

No, I wasn't the one  who homebaked these two loaves of yummilicious cakes.  Biu yi ma (mom in-law's cousin sister) was the one behind the scene. My baking skill sucks and the only cake I baked was cheese cake and only cheese cake that I baked but it was like eons ago since I last baked.     I love the cakes to bits, not too sweet nor oily to cater to the older folks, oh did I mention, biu yi ma is in her 80's and still going strong. 

She is one strong and determined woman that I salute and look up to, sort of single handedly raised up her only son who got himself a government scholarship and is now a doctor in his late 50's.  Why sort of, you may ask?  Her husband was not so lucky to have had a secure and well paying job so she took up stenography course and turned herself from a housewife into a fulltime working mother.  I have my full respect for her. 

Sugee cake

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Blogger mNhL said...

Respect this type of strong and determined woman!

March 9, 2011 at 1:30 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Such women deserve a whole lot of admiration! I hope the son's filial... Very sad to see a mother sacrificing all for the child...but the child has no sense of gratitude whatsoever. So much love and sacrifice and yet something did not turn out right - bringing up children is definitely no easy task.

Don't worry! You're not alone - I can't bake too...even though I keep telling myself that I must try one day!

March 9, 2011 at 1:33 PM  
Blogger Yvonne said...

I love cakes, all sorts~ Too bad I can't bake.

Salute your biu yi ma to raise her son and support her family. She's such an inspiration!

March 9, 2011 at 1:57 PM  
Blogger Sheoh Yan said...

Sugee cake is yummy, but I don't like raisin in those fruit cake. Thanks for your comment in my blog today.

March 9, 2011 at 2:07 PM  
Blogger Hayley said...

Your post reminds me of baking, I've stopping baking for quite some times already... time to do something now! LOL :D

March 9, 2011 at 2:09 PM  
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March 9, 2011 at 2:47 PM  
Blogger Small Kucing said...

Reminds me of the Fruit Cake by Elin. Yummy

March 9, 2011 at 2:47 PM  
Blogger surendra said...

Very tasty food I really like it. I will taste it but and try to my home base.thanks for the nice post.
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March 9, 2011 at 7:28 PM  
Blogger Mommy to Chumsy said...

oh man, i am drooling now. i have a weakness for cakes, breads and pastries :)

March 9, 2011 at 7:35 PM  
Blogger Annie Q said...

I don't know how to bake either. :(
The only thing i bake is cupcakes. hahahahhahahha, the most easier.

Wow..your biu yi ma in her 80's still strong and bake somemore. Salute salute.

What is Sugee cake?

March 17, 2011 at 1:23 PM  

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