Cocoa Buckwheat Macaroon Bars and My Recent Trip

There is something about food that mesmerises me. Perhaps it’s in the way it has the power to bring people together, or maybe it’s in how it magically connects with the soul of a person. It’s amazing that something so simple, ritualistic and essential can turn into something that strengthens bonds and create new connections… Continue reading Cocoa Buckwheat Macaroon Bars and My Recent Trip

Miso Pistachio Dark Chocolate

I originally wrote this post nearly a week ago on-route from Japan to Singapore. But as you can see, I have been putting off posting it out of pure laziness. Perhaps the “holiday atmosphere” has finally gotten to me in this lsat week, but I’ve been less attached to my phone and more interested in… Continue reading Miso Pistachio Dark Chocolate

Mulled Wine Pear and Chocolate Cake

Valentines Day is around the corner and the streets here in Japan are filled with pop up shops selling boxes of chocolates. Pink packaging fill the shelves and limited edition Valentines Day pastry/chocolate flavours have nudge it’s way in amongst the already abundant amout of pastries in Tokyo. For a chocolate and cake lover like… Continue reading Mulled Wine Pear and Chocolate Cake

Matcha Black Sesame Banana Bread

Unlike many people who love bananas, I am not a huge lover of that fruit. Given the choice I’d always reach for a mango or watermelon over a banana. But that being said, banana bread is a whole other thing. In my opinion, it’s the perfect excuse to have cake for breakfast. After all, it’s… Continue reading Matcha Black Sesame Banana Bread

The Mushroom Lover’s Soup

Anyone here love mushrooms? I know of people who hate mushrooms and cannot even stomach the thought of them and that makes me want to weep because I love it. All shapes, sizes and flavours, just so long as they are edible. And so here is my favourite go-to mushroom soup recipe. One that is… Continue reading The Mushroom Lover’s Soup

Salted Egg Cereal

Can you believe it? It’s the second last day of the year and I am still in denial that Christmas is actually over. Where has the time gone? It seems that the older we get, the easier time gets away from us. And perhaps I’m starting to feel like time is little more than just… Continue reading Salted Egg Cereal