Purpose

We often ask ourselves the questions, “Why was I born?”, “What is my purpose on this earth?”, and “Am I fulfilling my purpose?”.  And indeed, these are important questions.  In fact, if you simply examine the behaviours of human beings over time, you’ll find an increasing trend towards men spending time and money to find… Continue reading Purpose

Cheers to the New Year!

We’re approaching the end of the first month of 2022. And there’s no better time to reflect on the year ahead. As is typical, many enter into the New Year with conviction and a clear vision. They have a list of so-called ‘New Years’ Resolutions’ which embody the goals for the year. These range from… Continue reading Cheers to the New Year!

Monkey’s Wedding

As you may already know, Tsim & Bibi has a range of standard cake flavours which include our famous red velvet cake, to name one.  What many don’t know is that in addition to these standard flavours, Tsim & Bibi has introduced a range of signature cakes, which were specially designed to bring an adventurous… Continue reading Monkey’s Wedding

To Beet or not To Beet?

“Beetroot”, they said.  This is what you use to get the perfect colour for a red velvet cake.  And being my first time baking the cake, the instruction was clear.  And the modus operandi too.  Follow the advice of the experts.  So that’s exactly what I did.  I made my way to the supermarket and… Continue reading To Beet or not To Beet?

The Art of Solitude

Unlike cooking.  Where one has the latitude to throw in a few more spices.  To add a guesstimate of a handful of herbs.  And to literally play around with the ingredients until one arrives at a desired taste.  Where mistakes during the process can be fixed easily without any real consequence.  Which is, in itself,… Continue reading The Art of Solitude

Reborn From Pain

I was 15.  The scene was the Jacaranda city of Harare in the beautiful county of Zimbabwe.  Well, at least then it was.  Our late President, Robert Mugabe, had made something really special of the country post-independence in 1980.  Zimbabwe was a land of milk and honey, and an example of success on the African… Continue reading Reborn From Pain

It’s a Cake Out!

We’re excited to unveil The Cake Table! Est. September 2021 Tsim & Bibi’s very own blog, aimed at providing a platform to engage and share with you, our esteemed friends. We will, of course, talk cakes and all things caking-it. But we will also touch on various other topics. The aim being to keep a… Continue reading It’s a Cake Out!