… and that's a Wrap!

cookies jars all in a row
jars of cookies waiting to be delivered..

Happy Valentine’s Day ya’ll!

This year’s valentine’s was rather different. In more ways than one of course. The days leading up to it saw me spending most of my time in the kitchen by the oven.

I’m sure you all know why?

Yep, that’s because of “Cookies for a Valentine”, my first baking project! I sold my cookies via this humble foodblog of mine. It’s actually just to ‘test waters’, seeing if anyone would bite (pun intended!) and guess what? It was a major success!

I was so tired after that of course, but hey, nothing beats a satisfied customer telling you he/she loves your creations! I have gotten very positive responses from them. Maybe I’ll even post up their comments? haha..

Thank you ALL for your support. I certainly hope each of you enjoyed my cookies.

Just for fun, here’s a lowdown on how much i baked:

7 boxes of Cranberry Shortbread Hearts
7 bottles of Snowball Cookies
5 bottles of Chocolate Chunk Cookies
1 bottle of Citrus Cornmeal Shortbread

It was indeed a flour-y affair! Been baking every night for the past week. Now that it’s all over, time to hit the books! I don’t figure I’d get As just baking all night long eh? Haha.

Anyway in case some of you guys were wondering, I decided to get nice round flat boxes for the cranberry hearts because the they didn’t fit well in the bottles. But the quantity’s the same nonetheless

hearty delights

Anyway, I’m in the midst of working out my whole online bakery thing. I have decided on a name already, but until it’s confirmed, you guys have to keep guessing! Or better still, if you think you have a cool name for it, email or leave a comment ya?

snowball cookies.. there’s so many of them!

I’m actually thinking of continuing these baking projects but more so during the holidays so my studies won’t be affected.

In any case, I will keep you guys in the loop all right?

Happy Valentine’s Day once again!

Posted on 14th Feb 2006 in Uncategorized


There Are 10 Comments


nani commented on February 15, 2006 at 2:37 am

hello u!!!
yah im from SG too.. love ur cookies..they look sooooo delicious!! esp the heart shaped ones.. 🙂


x commented on February 15, 2006 at 2:47 am

Mmmm… big cookie fan.
*Points to himself*
I recently finished a box of walnut cookies. Those are my current fav. Do you know how to make them?


missduhr commented on February 15, 2006 at 2:48 am

i’m so jealous! my baked goods never turn out looking so damn yummy 🙂 can you share the recipe for the cranberry hearts? *drool*


J commented on February 15, 2006 at 6:46 am

hi, wow! how’s that for a marathon baking session? everything looks so delicious – best of luck with the project!


Anonymous commented on February 15, 2006 at 2:11 pm

Busy girl!Glad you had such great success with your first online sell.


Karen commented on February 15, 2006 at 2:35 pm

It’s a pity I don’t have the opportunity to grab your cookies this time. Can’t wait for your next sale!


the baker commented on February 15, 2006 at 2:49 pm

Nani: hey hey! thanks for dropping by. nah, i think your cupcakes are prettier! i can’t stop staring at those lovely picture you have of them. seriously, they look too pretty to be eaten ya know..

x: walnut cookies? have yet to make those. what kind you referring to? those with walnut chunks? topped with walnut or have ground walnuts in them? there are plenty of variations ya know…. haha.

missduhr: hey! thanks… well the recipe is available on my blog, posted it not too long ago. maybe you can do a search at the nav bar above.

J: yep, it was tiring. the most dreadful part is the washing up bit!

anon: hey hey emily… thanks! i’m really surprised it turned out to be a great success!

karen: oh yes, i will let you all know about my next sale! probably be in the holidays… around may, or june! 🙂


Daffy commented on February 15, 2006 at 10:33 pm

Hey Cheryl! How cool! =) I’m glad that it was a success for you, and I can totally empathize with you about the washing up part. I can’t wait to get a place of my own with a wonderful dishwasher =)


x commented on February 16, 2006 at 2:02 am

I mean the ones with walnut type batter topped off with an almond piece. 😛 Mmmm… delish.


allan commented on July 31, 2014 at 3:09 pm



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