Monte Cristo Sandwich

Monte Cristo Sandwich

I love this combination of classic ham and cheese sandwich and french toast. I don’t know how this yummy sandwich got its name, I just know that I like it a lot. It reminds me of Jim Caviezel as The Count of Monte Cristo in the film adaptation of the book with the same title, […]

Creamy Mushroom & Truffle Oil Spaghetti

Creamy Mushroom & Truffle Oil Spaghetti

Cream and oil-based pasta dishes are currently my favorite. I still like tomato-based pasta but it’s taking a backseat for now. I just love that  creamy cheese and extra-virgin olive oil in my pasta,  I like spaghetti the most among all pasta shapes and sizes out there.  Of course you may use your preferred pasta for this recipe, I like […]

Mango Pavlova

Mango Pavlova

This is my first time to make a pretty successful Pavlova. I tried before but my inexperience as a baker made me fail and I never dared tried again until last week when I invited some friends and their family over. I made a zabaglione for my tiramisu and not wanting to throw away the egg […]

One Pot Mac & Cheese with Veggies

One Pot Mac & Cheese with Veggies

I love mac and cheese. I love it even more when I don’t have to do a lot of clean up after :)  I love the idea of  not having to make the cheese sauce separately.  This reminds me of sopas (macaroni soup) that I loved as a kid but with the milk broth reduced […]

Salted egg yolk Shrimp

Salted egg yolk Shrimp

I love salted egg, I think I may have mentioned it in one of my early posts that I like having it for my afternoon snack paired with ice-cold bottle of coke back in my college years- those carefree days of not having to worry about cholesterol; that time when I do not seem to […]

Lemon Cookies

Lemon Cookies

You know what they say: “When life give you lemons..” Turn those lemons into lemonades or better yet, into these yummy cookies. :) I really like the fresh, clean taste of these cookies…like little bites of sunshine :D Why don’t you try making it to know what I mean. They’re perfect for tea time. I […]

Peach Cobbler

Peach Cobbler

I love how deliciously messy cobbler looks -that warm sweet fruit-filled dough as it slowly melts the cold ice cream on top. It’s like Yin and Yang in your mouth as you take a spoonful of it. Yum. I found peach slices in syrup in glass jars which makes peach cobbler quick and easy -no peeling and slicing […]

Strawberries & Cream Cake Roll

Strawberries & Cream Cake Roll

I fell in love at first sight with this cake. Strawberries and cream not only taste soooo good but they look so pretty together and  the rose piping on this cake makes it look so dainty and yummy! I’m so proud of myself for making my very first successful cake roll. :) Try to search my […]

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