Category: The Tummy Train TV

Baking Recipes, The Breakfast Bin, The Tummy Train TV, Timeless Treats, Yeasted breads

Taking an Easter classic up a notch with Rum Raisin Hot Cross Buns and KitchenAid [VIDEO]

It’s no secret that I love making breads, and I think I have to credit my KitchenAid stand mixer for helping me discover that love. I have no issues hand-kneading bread, but boy does this piece of machinery make my bread-making life a hundred times easier and quicker! After I got my KitchenAid stand mixer, …

The Tummy Train TV, Traveling

{Japan Travel Diary 2015} Walking around Universal Studios Japan [VIDEO]

Universal Studios Japan during peak season is something else. I’ve been to the Universal Studios in San Diego and Singapore during what most would consider peak season, and I have to say it’s really different in Japan. During the time we were here, most of the Japanese were already on their year-end vacations, so between …

Great Eats, The Tummy Train TV

Spend a cook-it-yourself Valentine’s at Dohtonbori [VIDEO]

There are three things you need to know before deciding to eat at Dohtonbori: First is you have to be ready to fall in line. Secondly, it’s inevitable that you will exit the restaurant smelling heavily like food. Lastly, you’d better be prepared to get your okonomiyaki fix, because this place will give that to …

Baking Recipes, Cupcakes & Muffins, The Breakfast Bin, The Tummy Train TV

Muffins with a crown of Nutella for World Nutella Day this year [VIDEO]

Well what do you know, I’m actually posting something Nutella-related on World Nutella Day! I know a lot of other food bloggers are probably celebrating with more fancy Nutella goodies today, so perhaps my humble muffins could be a breath of fresh air. I always thought that this recipe was a great way to kind …

Baking Recipes, Christmas & holidays, Cookies, The Tummy Train TV

A different cookie for Santa this year with this Cherry, Chocolate, Almond Rugelach Recipe [VIDEO]

I was looking through my Christmas posts from previous years and was happy to note that I’ve managed to make at least one recipe each holiday season that wowed in some way. In the year 2011, I made these delicious and pretty Stained Glass Cookies that I need to repeat some time soon. Then 2012 had …

Baking Recipes, Cookies, J'adore macarons, The Tummy Train TV

Matcha Macarons with Red Bean Filling + My Japan Travel Video!

I feel like it’s been forever since I posted an actual recipe on this blog. My backlogs are officially out of control because I’ve been cooking and baking a lot but not posting too much recipes. But since my most recent series of travel diaries are officially done-ish, I think we can go back to …

The Tummy Train TV, Traveling

{Abu Dhabi 2014} The grandest mosque I ever did see

Someone please pick my mouth up from the ground. I’m trying to recall if I’ve ever been inside a mosque before, but I’m quite certain this is my first time being in one of this calibre. The Sheikh Zhayed Grand Mosque is without a doubt a must-see when you visit Abu Dhabi. Whatever your religion …

Baking Recipes, The Breakfast Bin, The Tummy Train TV, Timeless Treats, Yeasted breads

On ideal dates and pretzels dipped in chocolate [VIDEO]

How go the preparations this Valentine’s week? I bet a lot of you are busy prepping homemade red-tinged desserts for romantic dinners already, with matching Jo Malone candles and beautiful China for the special night. Something personal and intimate in a place where you can be free to just be yourselves— that’s the best type …