Category Archives: Breakfast

chicken and cream cheese mini-pie – an impossibly easy mini-pie recipe

It has been a while since I last posted an impossibly easy mini-pie recipe. No, I have not stopped making these quick and easy mini-pies. It’s just that there are…

chicken empanadas

An empanada, which means “to wrap or coat in bread”, is basically meat and/or vegetables wrapped in pastry before being fried or baked, much like calzones, samosas and curry puffs. …

cream cheese muffins | cream cheese muffins with chocolate chunks

I have been making various muffins from my current favourite muffin book, “The Ultimate Muffin Book” by Bruce Weinstein and Mark Scarbrough and since I am still trying to use…

how to wrap bak chang | zongzi | chinese rice dumpling

I confess I had no intention to publish this post. Yes, I took pictures of the process – but I do that with most things I cook. Yes, I looked…

nutella pockets

This is a super quick post because it is a super quick recipe. While playing with puff pastry and making char siu sou the other day, I had some pastry…

char siu sou – chinese bbq pork puff pastry

For some reason, I really was craving for char siu all weekend. What’s a girl going to do when char siu craving strikes? Well, in my case, I make something…

s’mores muffins

When I think of S’mores, I think of my friend, Shar who comes out with these amazing fusion dishes. She is also known among our circles as the “Milo Queen”….

mary berry’s perfect victoria sandwich

If you are as mad about baking as I am, you would have seen at least one episode of The Great British Bake Off. And you would know of Mary…

earl grey tea muffins

So my little girl has finally started play school and it’s been a week of anticipation, and worry, and missing her to bits in the morning while being very happy…

chocolate maltesers crunch muffins

I like making muffins. There are days when I just want to bake something simple so as to satisfy my urge to bake. (Yes, it is an addiction.) On such…