Breakfast | Cereal + Granola | Cookies | Gluten free | Healthy eating/specialty diet | Protein powder | Recipes | Snacks | Sweet | Vegan

Bliss balls and rawnola (vegan, gluten free)

By on May 12, 2017
date granola

Hello hello! How have you all been? I hope you’ve all been doing absolutely amazing because everyone deserves to feel that way even when things seem to be looking bleak. I try my best to stay positive but my health has been declining lately and it’s been frustrating not getting any answers to my dozens […]

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Breakfast | Global eats | Gluten free | Healthy eating/specialty diet | Japanese treats | Pancakes + Waffles | Recipes | Snacks | Vegan

Matcha mochi waffles

By on May 20, 2016

These sticky, glutinous Matcha mochi waffles are a unique take on the iconic breakfast waffles. The addition of the glutinous rice flour are a funky addition to the traditional waffle batter They are crispy on the outside and chewy on the inside making them a fun and delightful treat to eat.

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Bars + Brownies | Cakes + cupcakes | Chinese treats | Global eats | Gluten free | Healthy eating/specialty diet | Holiday | Lunar new year | Recipes | Snacks | Sweet

Baked red bean glutinous rice cake

By on February 7, 2016
glutinous rice muffin

Lunar new year is among us and one of my FAVORITE things to have this time of year is nian gao or new year cake. It’s made out of glutinous rice flour so the texture of the cake is both sticky and chewy, resembling mochi which makes it super fun to eat as well.

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Breakfast | Cakes + cupcakes | Chinese treats | Desserts | Global eats | Healthy eating/specialty diet | Holiday | Lunar new year | On the go | Recipes | Snacks | Sweet | Vegan

Chinese steamed rice cake (bai tang gau)

By on January 29, 2016
bai tang gau

This Chinese steamed rice cake (or bai tang gau) has a sweet, slightly chewy addictive texture and an intriguing honeycomb pattern on the inside. In honor of lunar new year coming up, I decided that I would share a recipe for Chinese steamed rice cake with you all because this is something that I haven’t […]

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Appetizers | Global eats | Gluten free | Healthy eating/specialty diet | Japanese treats | Mains and Entrees | Recipes | Savory | Snacks | Vegan

Japanese miso eggplant: dengaku nasu (vegan)

By on July 10, 2015

A simple to make Japanese eggplant appetizer dish that’s sure to compliment any meal. It can be prepared by being baked in the oven or cooked right on the grill! Summer is in full affect here in Vancouver. We rarely have streaks of sunny 28C weather here and typically we usually get a week of […]

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Bread | Breakfast | Cakes + cupcakes | Healthy eating/specialty diet | Loafs | Muffins | Quickbreads | Recipes | Snacks | Sweet | Vegan | Yeast breads

Healthy superfood breakfast cake (vegan)

By on May 27, 2015

I’ve been pretty busy with work and what has been keeping me sane and my breakfast eating routine in tact is this deliciously moist superfood breakfast cake! Plus, the fact that it’s jam packed full of superfood seeds takes the entire cake over the top! If you’re a fan of apple crumble AND banana bread, […]

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