I can’t believe that it’s almost half way through December already! Time flew by so fast this year. It actually still feels surreal to me that I’ve only been back to Vancouver for a few months. Last year, I was living in Taiwan and it was such a culture shock for me when the holidays […]
This matcha sponge cake is nice light and spongy in texture. It’s perfect for a tea time treat alongside tea or on it’s own. It’s lightly sweetened earthy flavor will leave you going back for more.
When I was living in Taiwan, something that was insanely popular at bakeries were Japanese baked cheesecakes. A famous shop for selling cheesecake tarts there was called Uncle Tetsu’s. Well, they’re opening a new Uncle Tetsu’s in a mall here in Vancouver so I thought that it would be the perfect time to make one […]
Chatime opened a new outlet in Coquitlam in combination with Zen Q! This means that you can get both Asian desserts and bubble tea in one convenient location now! It was packed when we went in and to our surprise the capacity of the location is only supposed to be 11?
I have developed a new hummus addiction and I have no shame in admitting that. I’ve spent so much money on hummus lately that I decided that it was about time that we make some on our own at home. And as much as I enjoy boiling and soaking my dried chickpeas at home to […]
I have always tried to make my own Brazilian cheese breads because I adore the chewy texture of them but have always failed miserably at it. So whenever I’m craving something chewy and textured, I find myself heading off to chewy junior for one of their unique buns (previous post can be found here)!
Mother deer got a cake from Anna’s cake house for lil’ bun’s birthday. We never get our birthday cakes here but they’re pastries are quite good so we figured that we would give it a try. And boy…it was not a very good call to make because we were definitely not impressed with this one.
Happy Spring everyone! Spring is my favorite time of year because all the flowers start to bloom and there’s just so much life in the air. There’s just something so beautiful about being able to be surrounded by colorful flowers and cherry blossom trees left right and center. And for that reason, flowers became the […]