Mini Sponge Cakes

Going along with my Asian-inspired sweets recipe from last week, I decided to post another popular Chinese bakery favorite: sponge cakes! I seriously grew up eating these. When I was a child, people would gift my grandma with so many of these paper-lined cakes, I was always overjoyed to get one. These tend to be sold in a more old […]

Coconut Swirled Bread

Migraines really, really suck. I`m not sure if it`s because I`m getting older, but my migraines are becoming more frequent than in the past. They always last 6+ hours and the worst part about my migraines is that I can`t do anything.  Except, lay in bed in a fetal position, hoping they`ll go away. Haha. This wonderful post was delayed […]

Hong Kong Style Egg Waffles

For those who celebrate it, Happy Lunar New Year!!! 🙂 It`s the year of the horse, which is my zodiac animal. 🙂 Do you happen to know yours? This post is actually a day late. I had planned this post for yesterday, but with the New Years celebrations, my time with family took precedent. This post doesn`t include a recipe, […]

Chinese Bakery Cake, for my dad

It was my dad`s birthday two weeks ago and I decided I wanted to make him a cake. Several problems with this idea, though. Problem 1: He doesn`t like “American” cakes because they`re always too sweet for him. Problem 2: I don`t have any other cake recipes aside from “American” cakes. I came up with an idea to make him […]