Monthly Archives: September 2011

Dark and White Chocolate Coated Strawberries

Strawberries are my favourite fruit and sadly, I’m definitely not not NOT the person to take with you when you go strawberry-picking. Or at least, don’t let me walk in front of you while I pick and munch on the best of them. … Continue reading

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Half and Half Warm Sweet Potato & Steak Salad

As much as I am a glutton and a bottomless pit (other people’s words that may ring true), I actually love salad. Of course, a bit of protein and nuts certainly wouldn’t hurt an extremely green bowl as I do … Continue reading

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Cheesy French Toast with Nutella & Strawberries

For someone who loves chocolate so much, I actually discovered Nutella rather late in life when I was fifteen and started school in Australia. I think that’s what happens when you’re the only chocoholic in the family. I believe I … Continue reading

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Cookieception: Oreo Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

A recipe about a cookie within a cookie? Yup, it’s inception, but cookieception! I love that people share recipes on my Facebook wall, and it wasn’t hard to decide to make these Oreo stuffed chocolate chip cookies for a friend … Continue reading

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Video: How to cut a mango in a criss-cross pattern

I had a short stint working part-time at a busy juice and smoothie bar in the city. During my first shift, I was given a bucket of apples and told to cut them up into pieces that would fit into … Continue reading

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Vegan Chocolate Avocado Cake with Non-Vegan Condensed Milk Frosting

You know, all I really wanna rant about is a certain driver of a Land Rover that didn’t pull his handbrake and left a dent in my car, but I’m gonna talk about chocolate instead. I have a feeling that … Continue reading

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Sweet Tomato Sauce Pasta

I probably wasn’t really thinking when I made this. You know what it’s like, right? There’s an idea: upon examining the fridge, you discover chorizo and some minced meat. Oh, let’s make pasta, since there’s only two of us. Chop … Continue reading

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Braised Soy Sauce Chicken

I don’t like replicating dishes that my mom cooks (and she cooks them really well, might I add), and I usually tend to avoid making Asian food, but this braised chicken turned out pretty good. My brother and I were … Continue reading

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Strawberry Marshmallow Muffins

Strawberries are my favourite fruit, and since the season for them is ending soon, I have my excuse for buying as many punnets as my little heart desires. Conveniently, they’re sold almost everywhere at $4 for 500 grams, which is … Continue reading

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Warm Mixed Cabbage Salad

Despite belonging to a largely carnivorous household, I love my greens. I’m the type who happily munches on a salad for lunch, and I’ve been known to throw together crazy combinations, like cous cous and grilled fish marinated in a … Continue reading

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