Everybody, Meet Kate!

In the twilight hours of 21 January 2011, M and I welcomed a new addition to our family. She is the most beautiful thing to ever happen to us me (next to M, of course), and we I couldn’t ask for more. We I We argh I have named her Kate, just because it felt right to name a precious one and she looks like a Kate to me. I could snuggle her in my arms everyday except that she weighs right about 12kg.

Ladies and gentlemen, I present to you my bundle of joy, Kate, all cranberry, fuschia, and yummyish-ly plumish-ly darkish-ly pink. Even my DSLR can’t capture her real beauty. To see her (true colours) for yourself, please form a queue outside my place, thank you very much. Mind you, I charge admission, and yes, you have to take numbers. But don’t go on to say that this money-grubbing Mummy didn’t warn you……you can admire Kate’s clones for free at any good departmental store near you.

But I still think my Kate is prettier.

P.S: No, I didn’t actually give birth to a little fuschia baby.

P.P.S: A huge thank you to all for your comments and opinions on My KitchenAid Dilemma! Kate wouldn’t be here without you!

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16 Responses to “Everybody, Meet Kate!”


  1. 1 pigpigscorner January 23, 2011 at 1:55 pm

    Great choice! I was eyeing that colour too!

    • 2 The Pleasure Monger January 23, 2011 at 2:01 pm

      pigpigscorner: I had my mind kinda set on that colour (or Pink Charity) before I went shopping for it and spent about half hour standing in front of all the KAs in Selfridges. In the end, still went for the one I love!

  2. 3 Jessie January 23, 2011 at 2:28 pm

    Love Kate! Enjoy! You and she will have a great time together making wonderful yummy things!

  3. 4 devourslowly January 23, 2011 at 9:00 pm

    Congrats! You will have so much use out of it! Enjoy :-)

  4. 6 foodtable January 24, 2011 at 11:40 pm

    Hi Kate! You look gorgeous!

  5. 8 Craftily Delicious January 25, 2011 at 1:16 am

    Hi there! This is my first visit and I love your photos and especially this blog entry! Thought I was the only one that went nutty over a beautifully colored Kitchen mixer! =) Glad to know I’m not. I’ll be back to visit soon…great job!

  6. 10 meemalee January 25, 2011 at 1:04 pm

    Good choice! Looks even prettier in your photo then it did in the company website.

    And I’m impressed you resisted giving it a silly name – mine’s called Bertie :)

    I’m after a glass mixing bowl for it now, but they’re sooo expensive…

    • 11 The Pleasure Monger January 25, 2011 at 2:35 pm

      meemalee: Yes it looks a little brighter on the website, it’s actually a little bit more plum-ish in the flesh. Bertie’s cute!!! I am uncreative and so went for Kate. Indeed! I’m eyeing the ice-cream attachment and another mixing bowl, but they are so expensive!!

  7. 12 bookjunkie January 25, 2011 at 7:32 pm

    congratulations on your new baby…she’s absolutely gorgeous!! :)

  8. 14 Stephanie January 28, 2011 at 1:43 am

    KITCHENAID is THE DREAM!!!


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