Category: My Favourite Ingredients

Baking Recipes, Cookies, My Favourite Ingredients, Reinventions of classics, The Tummy Train TV

Finding new favourites with these Sweet & Salty Chocolate Chip Cookies [VIDEO]

If you like chocolate chip cookies as much as I do, then you probably have at some point in your life tried to make them. They’re like the basic of the most basic of all baking recipes, and even non-bakers have probably found success in making them. But I swear, it doesn’t get any easier …

Baking Recipes, My Favourite Ingredients, Quickbreads & Loaves, Reinventions of classics, The Breakfast Bin

Double trouble with this particular variation of a Chocolate Banana Bread Recipe

So I guess I’m breaking my self-made tradition of posting pastries made with liquor on the first week of a new year, just because somebody drank all the booze I was supposed to bake with and I just wasn’t in the mood to go out and buy more. So instead I thought I’d write about …

Baking Recipes, Doughnuts & Fried pastries, My Favourite Ingredients

Digging out these Baked Lemon Poppyseed Doughnuts from my archives

I once had this crazy doughnut phase awhile back wherein I made more doughnuts than I dared count. Looking through my blog’s archives it seems I have managed to write about all of them doughnuts save for two: this Baked Lemon Poppyseed Doughnuts recipe, and an experiment on No-Knead Beignet which I even shot a …

Baking Recipes, Bread-making, My Favourite Ingredients, The Breakfast Bin, Yeasted breads

Learning to love the green tea-red bean combination

We’re taking a little break from the Japan travel blogs because I haven’t had the time to make the next posts in the series yet. But what else should I write about except this Japanese-inspired bread? This has been on my drafts folder for such a looooong long time. So long I don’t even want …

Baking Recipes, Cookies, Living traditions, My Favourite Ingredients, Timeless Treats

2015 Blog Resolutions + Spiked Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

We are past the midpoint of the first month of 2015 before I even realise I haven’t written any sort of blog resolution yet. Whoops. I always like to write these things down because it gives me kind of a vision for what I want to achieve this year. I don’t necessarily get to tick …

Baking Recipes, Brownies & Bars, David Lebovitz, From the books, My Favourite Ingredients, My favourite things

These brownies have changed the way I feel about brownies

Happy new year, everyone! How fast did 2014 zoom past?! I actually feel a bit like I accomplished nothing the past year because of the way I constantly lost track of time. I have a lot of high hopes for this year though, mostly in the way of personal productivity and improvement. And not to …

Baking Recipes, Lemon Obsession, My Comfort Food, My Favourite Ingredients, Quickbreads & Loaves, The Breakfast Bin, Timeless Treats

I love lemony things, that’s a fact

Today I feel like doing something different with my post. Since I’ve never done this before, I thought it would be fun to share some things about myself. Nothing too personal, you know? Just a bunch of trivia-like tidbits about me. So, here goes 10 random facts about moi: 10. I am one in the …

Baking Recipes, My Favourite Ingredients, Simple cakes

In search of happy inducers at the moment

It’s been a while since I’ve felt as stressed as I have been in the last few days. I wish I could just chill out and detach myself from work like most normal people do, but one of my greatest flaws has always been being too absorbed in all the things I do. Regardless of whether I …