When I first came to New Zealand my parents told me to get a learner’s license and start learning how to drive. 6 years later, I finally pushed myself to get that learner’s license. (The day I’m writing this post is also the day my dad gave me my first driving instruction. I actually drove a car – not just a go-kart but a real … Continue reading Torchon
안녕하세요! Hello! Kumusta! Hola! こんにちは! I thought I had to beef up the greeting a bit because I’ve been away for a while. Haha. (Small tidbit: I cheated with the Japanese characters…I can’t read them haha I copied from google. But the hangul is all me 😀 I even had to respell it because I get ㅔand ㅐmixed up. Mwhaha…진자?! Oh yeah..you don’t know how long … Continue reading Banana Cupcakes
Happy Valentines Day! How are you celebrating heart’s day? I spent most of mine trying not to fall asleep inside a lecture theatre. I am super duper sleepy today. Maybe I should’ve skipped this day and just went back to sleep for the whole day. Haha. Even though I’m not very fond of this holiday (it’s not even a holiday) I wouldn’t pass up on … Continue reading Brownie Hearts with Almond Cream
Hello hello hello! Happy New Year everybody! Congratulations on surviving the Mayan apocalypse and moving on to 2013. Woohooo! Thank you for following my blog and staying despite my randomness. To all the interweb passerbys, hi there and hope you stick around for 2013! So here’s the last post for 2012. Mochi mochi donuts! Anything round is supposed to be a good thing when celebrating … Continue reading Mochi mochi donuts and Happy New Year!
Hi there! Look what I’ve got! Nutella! Yeah! I mean c’mon who doesn’t love nutella? Everytime my parents bring nutella from the grocery I have a little dance inside my head. But almost any hazelnut chocolate spread makes me happy. Hmm…note to self make my own hazelnut spread/gianduja. It just makes everything more awesome. Toast in the morning? Put nutella and bam! Here’s another example: … Continue reading Nutella Banana Cake
Happy Auckland Day! Yay! I wish I have an Auckland thing or Kiwi themed post right now but I just knew it was Auckland Day today. I should’ve made a pavlova or some lamingtons. But oh well, better luck next year. Haha Today instead I have banana bread. Lots of people have made banana bread, are we all a bunch of monkeys forgetting to eat … Continue reading Banana Bread and Bloggers
One day I tried to make vanilla ice cream, this is not a post about that (even though I actually made ice cream that time I wasn’t happy about it because I spilled half of it before it went creamy solid and the freezer’s temperature was not cooperative). Today’s post is about making something pretty without too much effort (I think that goes for my … Continue reading Cherry Ice Cream Log