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Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

This weekend we are celebrating one of our best friend’s birthday by throwing him a surprise 30th birthday party. To celebrate, I decided to make one of his favourite cakes – Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting. The irony here is that he is 

Red Velvet Cookies

Red Velvet Cookies

One of our good friend is celebrating a milestone birthday next weekend and I’ve been tasked to supply the cake. I was told he wanted a red velvet cake for his birthday and so I did some research for red velvet cake recipes. During my 

Earl Grey Shortbread Recipe

Earl Grey Shortbread Recipe

‘Tis the season! We are seriously behind on the posts here but only because we’ve been slammed with gatherings with friends and family. We always try to give our friends and family something small over the holidays whether it be a simple greeting card or 

Cranberry Bliss Bars Recipe

Cranberry Bliss Bars Recipe

A few days after Halloween ended, we started seeing Starbucks advertising their holiday drinks already and the infamous Red Cups started popping up everywhere. Yup, it’s officially the holiday season and I am super PUMPED because I love the holidays đŸ™‚ One of the treats 

Momofuku Confetti Cookies

Momofuku Confetti Cookies

Aside from Birthday Cake, these cookies are the only other cookies that make me feel celebratory whenever I see them. I think it’s truly because the rainbow sprinkles reminds me of the confetti that is popped during any celebratory event and this past weekend is 

Strawberry Lemonade

Strawberry Lemonade

Have a quart of freshly picked strawberries lying around in the summer time? Consider making a pitcher of fresh Strawberry Lemonade. You only need a few ingredients and you can keep it in a pitcher in your fridge to sip on throughout the week! This 

No Knead Sourdough Bread Recipe

No Knead Sourdough Bread Recipe

My journey to making my own Sourdough Bread from scratch was a painful one. It took me 7 days just to prepare my Sourdough starter and another 2 days just to make the bread but it was all worth it to see the end result 

Bacon Parmesan Gougere (Cheese Puffs) Recipe

Bacon Parmesan Gougere (Cheese Puffs) Recipe

As a continuation from our Valentine’s Day dinner post, one of the dishes I made for our appetizers was Bacon Parmesan Gougere. The easiest way to describe a Gougere is a cheese puff. The more technical way of explaining a Gougere is a choux pastry 

Beef Bourguignon – Inspired by Julia Child’s Recipe

Beef Bourguignon – Inspired by Julia Child’s Recipe

This year for Valentine’s Day, I decided to cook the hubby a French inspired meal. To read more about the French meal that I whipped up that night, check out the post here. For the main dish, I decided to make the infamous Beef Bourguignon, 

An Evening in Paris – Valentine’s Day Dinner

This is our first year celebrating Valentine’s Day as a married couple. Not that we do anything special on Valentine’s Day to begin with but this year, I felt like going the extra mile. I decided to make the hubby a full course French meal