oatmeal raisin cookie recipe
OATMEAL RAISIN COOKIE RECIPE Everyone knows that oatmeal is healthy, but this cookie might just have negated its goodness. Seriously. But, we shouldn't feel guilty just for having a few cookies every now and then. After all, we're not having the whole batch in one sitting, are we? To tell you the truth though, I almost went...
empanada recipe
EMPANADA RECIPE WITH JAMAICAN & TEX MEX CHICKEN FILLING Last week, I got a little bit patty crazy! I prepared empanadas and Jamaican patties. The initial plan was to make a nice Pecan pie. The pie turned out rather nicely, but sadly, it didn't quite make it to the photo shoot. Fortunately, I had another disk of dough left. Rather than feel...
pork belly adobo recipe
PORK BELLY ADOBO RECIPE: BEST SERVED WITH A LOT OF WHITE RICE Adobo is one of the most popular Filipino dishes and you will most likely find different ways to prepare this dish. There are recipes that call for coconut milk and add sugar while others will make use of chili peppers. I'd say it's all a matter of preference....
paella style
PAELLA STYLE CHICKEN, CHORIZO AND SHRIMP RECIPE Happy New Year, everyone! Still hung-over from the holidays? Or have you started your new year's resolutions already? I must admit, I'm still just a little bit hung-over from the holidays. I'd like to continue baking, cooking and EATING  the same way until the reality of the weighing scale hit me (boo). But since I'm...
French cheesecake recipe
FRENCH CHEESECAKE RECIPE WITH SHORT DOUGH CRUST With the New Year just a few days away, it looks like this will be my last post for what has been a truly fantastic year. I just wanted to thank everyone for the all the likes and follows. Starting this blog back in September, there were a few things that I came to realize...
Custard brownies. Brownies combined with custard. dessert, caramel.
RICH CUSTARD BROWNIES RECIPE: SINFUL AND DECADENT TREATS Everyone loves brownies! This recipe is rich and decadent, and that's just exactly how it should be: sinful! Try this unique brownies recipe today. Brownies are easy to muster. All you need are: chocolates, bread flour, sugar, eggs and butter. Once you've done it, you can add your own flavour to it. I am...
holidays
GETTING READY FOR THE HOLIDAYS Just in time for the holidays, never too early to plan ahead. Here's an idea for a wonderful dessert on your next family or friends gathering. The pound cake is a dessert tradition for many families the world over, and for good reason. Traditionally made of one pound of each of the following ingredients: flour, butter,...
baked chicken recipe
HONEY GLAZED BAKED CHICKEN RECIPE WITH ASIAN PEANUT SAUCE LINGUINE Family meals are important to me, so I do make it a point to prepare meals on a daily basis. I grew up having fresh home cooked meals everyday and it's a comforting feeling that after a hard day's work there's always great food to look forward to. This recipe is...
Chia Seed Pudding
SWEET & HEALTHY CHIA SEED PUDDING Hi everyone! I just want to share an easy recipe if you're looking for something a bit sweet but healthy to make this weekend. Here's my recipe for chia seed pudding. Chia seeds are flavourless so you can try out different flavours. For instance, instead of adding shredded coconut, you can add fresh fruits and...
BAKE CODE Bake Code just opened its first Canadian store in our neighbourhood in Toronto. The Taiwanese bakery is right at home in North York, bringing a nice fusion of Asian and European baking styles. My first visit was pleasant enough, I was just looking to pick up some Mentaiko bread and pork floss bun. Bake Code is a self-serve joint,...