Category Archives: Snacks

{Giveaway} no-churn cookie monster ice-cream

I usually stay well away from food coloring. But when I saw this recipe, I couldn’t stop thinking about it. I mean, Cookie Monster Ice-Cream?? How CUTE is that? So…

buttermilk fried chicken drumlets | a review of le creuset round french oven

It has been a while since I deep-fry any chicken wings (or parts).  Today, however, I decided to fry some chicken that had been soaking overnight in buttermilk. There are…

ddeokbokki (떡볶이) | korean spicy rice cakes

Korean Imperial cuisine aside, I think Korean food is generally very easy to prepare. This is certainly helped by the fact that many sauces used in Korean cooking come ready-made….

ham, mushroom and cheese muffins

It always amuses me when people I speak to tell me how lucky I am – that I have so much time to cook and bake and blog. And when…

chinese steamed yam and pumpkin cake (芋头金瓜糕)

I grew up eating quite a bit of yam. It is not something I would eat on its own, but I love a good Yam Rice, and I like yam…

2-ingredient flourless nutella brownies

I have always been a HUGE fan of Nigella Lawson. The lady can cook AND bake, and manages to look so darn good while doing so too. In fact, I named…

ham and cheddar muffins

Whenever I need to whip up something for breakfast, I turn to muffins. When I need to make a quick snack, I make muffins. When I need to feed a…

copycat famous amos cookies

I have never been a cookie fan. It was only in recent years that I have started eating soft-baked cookies like this, this, this and this. I quite like the…

banana walnut bread

This is my last post for 2015! And it has been a great year! I have cooked and baked so many things, many of which I had never done before…

no churn coffee ice cream with Chocolate Chips and Cacao Nibs

For many of us, our lives, including what we eat revolve around our kids. I mean, nowadays, when we do go out for dinner, the LAM and I have to…