There are several things that I do when I get stressed out, veg in front of my laptop, have a drink or cook/bake. A recipe that lets me beat the crap out of a piece of meat (tonkatsu) usually does the trick. This time round, I corralled the violent instinct and decided to bake cupcakes…… Continue reading Monday Bakes – Strawberry Mint Cupcakes
They say practice makes perfect, so this is what I did. Layers and layers of rose swirls. If you are interested, this is a Victoria Sponge Cake with homemade strawberry jam and whipped cream.
I like baking and sometimes it helps me destress, but recently, I’ve been feeling the urge to bake rather frequently, even on weekdays. My requirements for a weekday baking recipe is simplicity, easy to make and easy to clean up. Preference being something that I need not break out mixer for. This cinnamon cookie recipe…… Continue reading Quick & Easy Weekday Baking – Cinnamon Cookies
I had an urge to bake a pie last night and while I know technically, this is a cheesecake, it looks enough like a pie to satisfy my urge. Before I tried making them, I’ve always thought that cheesecakes were extremely difficult to bake, then I came across this recipe on Simply Recipes and it…… Continue reading Satisfying the Urge – Cheesecake
I have to say I regret waiting so long to try out this recipe that I had seen on Chez CateyLou – it is so easy and oh so goooood. Peanut butter and chocolate in a big cookie bar, that checks all my boxes. In an attempt to make it healthier (riiight), I added a…… Continue reading Decadent Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Blueberry Cookie Bars