Category: Cookbook Crazy

Posts on my favourite cookbooks.

Baking Recipes, Cookbook Crazy, Cupcakes & Muffins, From the books

I could munch on these Lemon Pistachio Cornmeal Muffins all day

I can’t remember the last time I did anything for the sake of purely unwinding. Lately I’ve forgotten how to allow myself to relax. I mean, I still do many of the things that I consider my relaxation activities, but I haven’t been doing them whole heartedly in a while. I’m always multi-tasking; always thinking …

Asian cooking, Baking Recipes, Cookbook Crazy, Dimsum & dumplings, From the books

Learning about Basic Dumpling Wrappers

I’ve had the acclaimed Asian Dumplings book since forever, but I haven’t exactly made anything from it until recently, when I finally managed to pick out which recipe I wanted to start with. Every time I flip through this book, it gets more and more difficult for me to find just one recipe to do …

Baking Recipes, Cookbook Crazy, From the books, Playing with Flour, Quickbreads & Loaves, The Breakfast Bin, Timeless Treats

Flour Bakery’s I-understand-why-it’s-Famous Banana Bread + Cookbook

I’m a skeptic when it comes to things that are heavily hyped. The most recent thing that comes to mind is the Twilight series, which I’m sorry to say -and this is just my opinion- is rather terrible. (I’ve never had issues hanging out with people who like this as long as they do not …

Cookbook Crazy, Experiments & experiences, From the books

{Cookbook Crazy} They’re here!!!

So I began saving up mid last year for the cookbooks on my wishlist, setting aside a little bit of money from my school allowances and salary in a tiny white envelope which I labeled, creatively, my “Cookbook Fund”. And then when I got into browsing Amazon for cookbook recommendations, another envelope was born, this …

Cookbook Crazy, Experiments & experiences, From the books

{Cookbook Crazy} Sarabeth’s Bakery: From My Hand To Yours

Seeing as cookbooks play such a large and important part in my life as a cooking and, most especially, as a baking enthusiast, I don’t know how it never occurred to me to write about them here until now. I do not buy cookbooks as often as perhaps I do regular fiction books, but every …