Category: Simple cakes

Baking Recipes, Cupcakes & Muffins, David Lebovitz, Simple cakes, The Breakfast Bin, Timeless Treats

This Black Bottom Cupcakes Recipe is pretty close to my heart

It annoys me whenever I have to be MIA from the blog for a long period of time, but I’ve been getting attacked by these headaches lately that I think is caused by tired eyes. That means less time on the computer, but I’ve been working on the blog behind the scenes. Even though I …

Baking Recipes, Product Reviews, Simple cakes

Expectations and wishes over coffee and Chocolate Financier

Every time I sit down to write my first few posts of the year, I can’t help but think about the year that was. I guess that’s normal, considering I’m fairly sentimental, but I’m pretty sure by now you’re all tired of hearing about how quickly 2015 went by. And even though that’s applicable to …

Baking Recipes, My Comfort Food, Simple cakes, The Breakfast Bin, Timeless Treats

A Cardamom Coffee Cake Recipe to wish you a cozy and peaceful Christmas

We’re officially here– the day before Christmas! I’ve lost track of how many times I’ve heard people say ‘Christmas is just around the corner’ in the same way I kind of lost track of the countdown to Christmas, but when you wake up on the 24th, it’s pretty hard to deny that Christmas is officially …

Baking Recipes, Simple cakes, Spoon desserts & puddings

A newfound obsession in time for Christmas with this Chocolate Magic Cake recipe

When I first saw this cake, I was struck by wonder. The world of baking opens my eyes to brand new things almost every single day, which is probably why I love it so. I don’t even like eating sweet things that much, but there’s no doubt that I want to keep learning how to …

Baking Recipes, Christmas & holidays, My favourite things, Simple cakes

Get in the mood for Christmas with this Chocolate Matcha Bundt Cake Recipe

It’s December 1! Allow me a little OMG moment here guys. I feel so excited for Christmas, at the same time I cannot believe how quickly this year is about to come to a close. Every time I find myself on the first day of December, I want to tell Time to slow down so …

Product Reviews, Simple cakes

Christmas morning indulgence in a cup + a giveaway from Lewis & Pearl Scent Shop

It’s been a while since I’ve had the pleasure of lazing around on Christmas morning. Usually the Christmas season is the only time I get to go on an out-of-town vacation, and with my let’s-explore-this-place attitude when I’m traveling you will rarely see me sitting down for a super long amount of time. But when …

Baking Recipes, Simple cakes

A simple chocolate and beer celebration cake

Today is my Mother’s birthday and here I am in Japan with my Dad. I’m feeling kind of guilty about missing her birthday so I thought I’d write a blog post about her plus this cake that reminds me of her a lot– No-frills on the outside, but packing a punch on the inside. Don’t …

Baking Recipes, Filipino Food-love, Simple cakes, Timeless Treats

A bibingka recipe for the books and some spiked hot chocolate to go with it

I have yet to figure out why among all the Filipino pastries, there is none I associate more with Christmas than bibingka. Even though it has become pretty mainstream these days, I still cannot help but feel this way. I’ve told the story before– about how it became such a part of my Christmas childhood …