deepfried dumplings cantonese dim sim

Deepfried Meat Dumpling (Dim Sim favourite!)

When it comes to dim sims, my favourite ones are the prawn dumplings and this deep-fried meat dumpling. The prawn dumplings are nice because its nicely steamed with crunchy fresh prawns in it. Some chef even add water chestnuts to

deepfried dumplings cantonese dim sim

Deepfried Meat Dumpling (Dim Sim favourite!)

When it comes to dim sims, my favourite ones are the prawn dumplings and this deep-fried meat dumpling. The prawn dumplings are nice because its nicely steamed with crunchy fresh prawns in it. Some chef even add water chestnuts to

Durian Sponge cake with durian filled Profiteroles 01

Durian Sponge cake with durian filled Profiteroles

A few followers asked me last week what will I be making for Halloween (the last Halloween I made a Ovaltine Cake) and I said that I was not going to make any spooky goodies this year, as a good

Durian Sponge cake with durian filled Profiteroles 01

Durian Sponge cake with durian filled Profiteroles

A few followers asked me last week what will I be making for Halloween (the last Halloween I made a Ovaltine Cake) and I said that I was not going to make any spooky goodies this year, as a good

blueberry opera cake

Blueberry Opera Cake

Happy Birthday Dad! Today it’s Dad’s birthday and I felt so special to make a cake for dad. I’ve always wanted to make an opera cake, but because dad does not eat coffee, I’ve got to make an alternative opera cake.

blueberry opera cake

Blueberry Opera Cake

Happy Birthday Dad! Today it’s Dad’s birthday and I felt so special to make a cake for dad. I’ve always wanted to make an opera cake, but because dad does not eat coffee, I’ve got to make an alternative opera cake.

sincerely fiona pork sausage rolls with matcha salt mayonnaise

Mushroom & cheese sausage rolls with greentea salt & homemade mayonnaise

So last weekend was my church camp week, a great time for me to stay relaxed and have some gathering times with friends without really doing anything. Yet, that also brings a bad news of not having anytime to bake

sincerely fiona pork sausage rolls with matcha salt mayonnaise

Mushroom & cheese sausage rolls with greentea salt & homemade mayonnaise

So last weekend was my church camp week, a great time for me to stay relaxed and have some gathering times with friends without really doing anything. Yet, that also brings a bad news of not having anytime to bake

tuna and corn buns sincerely fiona

Tuna & Corn Salad Bread Rolls

My apology for disappearing the last two weeks. Life has gone insane suddenly in the last two weeks due to work commitment. Work has been taking up 2/3 of my everyday life and the remaining 1/3 goes to the bed!

tuna and corn buns sincerely fiona

Tuna & Corn Salad Bread Rolls

My apology for disappearing the last two weeks. Life has gone insane suddenly in the last two weeks due to work commitment. Work has been taking up 2/3 of my everyday life and the remaining 1/3 goes to the bed!

banana bread with nutella swirl

Nutella Swirled Banana Bread

Happy Birthday to myself (yesterday)! My very first birthday being a Mrs. I bursted into tears though. I must say it is one of the less fortunate birthday! I tried to make myself a birthday cake which i was thinking

banana bread with nutella swirl

Nutella Swirled Banana Bread

Happy Birthday to myself (yesterday)! My very first birthday being a Mrs. I bursted into tears though. I must say it is one of the less fortunate birthday! I tried to make myself a birthday cake which i was thinking

pineapple buns with custard

Pineapple bun with flowing custard

I hope that everyone had a great mid-autumn festival yesterday celebrating with your beloved families and friends. For those that did not know what this is all about, it’s a special day that we celebrate a day of fullness and

pineapple buns with custard

Pineapple bun with flowing custard

I hope that everyone had a great mid-autumn festival yesterday celebrating with your beloved families and friends. For those that did not know what this is all about, it’s a special day that we celebrate a day of fullness and

taiwanese pastry mooncakes

Taiwanese Pastry Mooncakes

Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival (Moon Festival) is just around the corner! It’s on the 8th September next year. This year, I would love to make something nice to celebrate this important festival in the Chinese culture. Generally, people makes the traditional

taiwanese pastry mooncakes

Taiwanese Pastry Mooncakes

Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival (Moon Festival) is just around the corner! It’s on the 8th September next year. This year, I would love to make something nice to celebrate this important festival in the Chinese culture. Generally, people makes the traditional

Seafood cheese twisted bread bun

Seafood mayonnaise twisted bread buns

The last few days had been extremely humid, wet and cold. It’s quite predictable actually as I think the last few years’ August were pretty much the same. Whilst I’m home last weekend due to the super wet weather, I decided

Seafood cheese twisted bread bun

Seafood mayonnaise twisted bread buns

The last few days had been extremely humid, wet and cold. It’s quite predictable actually as I think the last few years’ August were pretty much the same. Whilst I’m home last weekend due to the super wet weather, I decided

honey hazelnut icecream with strawberry swirls

Honey icecream with hazelnut & fresh strawberry swirl

Spring is reaching soon.. just a few more weeks.. To prepare this new Spring, ice-cream is all I could think of! I know it is still probably too cold at the moment for icecream.. but who cares~ :) Lately, honey has

honey hazelnut icecream with strawberry swirls

Honey icecream with hazelnut & fresh strawberry swirl

Spring is reaching soon.. just a few more weeks.. To prepare this new Spring, ice-cream is all I could think of! I know it is still probably too cold at the moment for icecream.. but who cares~ :) Lately, honey has

chai mango banana smoothie

Chai Mango Banana Smoothie

It’s Autumn already! Can you believe it? The last few weeks of July was very cold in Sydney, luckily, Mr Sunshine seemed to be happy coming out to met us most of the days. Lately, I’ve got this feeling of

chai mango banana smoothie

Chai Mango Banana Smoothie

It’s Autumn already! Can you believe it? The last few weeks of July was very cold in Sydney, luckily, Mr Sunshine seemed to be happy coming out to met us most of the days. Lately, I’ve got this feeling of

ribena lemon yoghurt popsicle

Ribena Lemon Yoghurt Popsicles

It’s 12°C outside. Sydney has been crazily chilled over July. So cold that I like to torture my hubby my sticking my super cold finger into his back and freeze him so that he screams.. hahaha.. yah, you could call

ribena lemon yoghurt popsicle

Ribena Lemon Yoghurt Popsicles

It’s 12°C outside. Sydney has been crazily chilled over July. So cold that I like to torture my hubby my sticking my super cold finger into his back and freeze him so that he screams.. hahaha.. yah, you could call

homemade bacon & egg muffin

Homemade BBQ Bacon & poached Egg Muffin

I am generally lazy with breakfast.. Don’t get me wrong, I don’t skip breakfast, but I tend to like getting “instant eat” breakfast, like a banana bread or sausage rolls rather than spending too much time making a DIY breakfast,

homemade bacon & egg muffin

Homemade BBQ Bacon & poached Egg Muffin

I am generally lazy with breakfast.. Don’t get me wrong, I don’t skip breakfast, but I tend to like getting “instant eat” breakfast, like a banana bread or sausage rolls rather than spending too much time making a DIY breakfast,

braised chicken wings in oyster sauce 02

Braised Chicken wings in oyster sauce

Every now and then, I miss home, especially the food from home. And to soother myself from that, I tried to cook dishes that makes me remind of home. One of the things I love about my culture is the

braised chicken wings in oyster sauce 02

Braised Chicken wings in oyster sauce

Every now and then, I miss home, especially the food from home. And to soother myself from that, I tried to cook dishes that makes me remind of home. One of the things I love about my culture is the

singaporean chilli crab with deep fried buns

Singaporean Chilli Crab

So sorry about the late posting for June. It has been a crazy month for me and IK as a newlywed! Thank you for all the blessings we had a super happy wedding day indeed! So this post, it’s all

singaporean chilli crab with deep fried buns

Singaporean Chilli Crab

So sorry about the late posting for June. It has been a crazy month for me and IK as a newlywed! Thank you for all the blessings we had a super happy wedding day indeed! So this post, it’s all

greentea mendelines with cherry sorbet

Matcha Madeleines with Cherry Sorbet

This recipe means a lot to me. The very first recipe after I become Mrs Kwan officially. Our wedding day started off with a wet and cold morning with fog lingered over the sky. God has it all planned, around 10am,

greentea mendelines with cherry sorbet

Matcha Madeleines with Cherry Sorbet

This recipe means a lot to me. The very first recipe after I become Mrs Kwan officially. Our wedding day started off with a wet and cold morning with fog lingered over the sky. God has it all planned, around 10am,

cheesy mushroom herb tart

Cheesy Mushroom & Herb Tart

I’m a die-hard fans of mushroom and cheese! Not only because they are a great combination in any dish, but also because they aromatic flavour that cheese gives, and the texture of mushrooms! This is was a special-design dish for

cheesy mushroom herb tart

Cheesy Mushroom & Herb Tart

I’m a die-hard fans of mushroom and cheese! Not only because they are a great combination in any dish, but also because they aromatic flavour that cheese gives, and the texture of mushrooms! This is was a special-design dish for

sincerely fiona instagram may 2014

May 2014 Favourites

Another month has gone so far, this further shows that my wedding is getting even closer and closer… May is a very memorable month for me, a month that I’ve made some serious decision in life. I’ve resigned my full

sincerely fiona instagram may 2014

May 2014 Favourites

Another month has gone so far, this further shows that my wedding is getting even closer and closer… May is a very memorable month for me, a month that I’ve made some serious decision in life. I’ve resigned my full

chicken skewer in unagi sauce

Chicken Skewers in Unagi Sauce

If you remembered that I used to make a Teriyaki Chicken skewers, every now and then, I tend to like doing party food just because they are easy and quick. I must say that this dish is actually quite random,

chicken skewer in unagi sauce

Chicken Skewers in Unagi Sauce

If you remembered that I used to make a Teriyaki Chicken skewers, every now and then, I tend to like doing party food just because they are easy and quick. I must say that this dish is actually quite random,

cinnamon plum tart

Cinnamon Plum Tart

I must admit this is by far the easiest recipe ever on earth if you want a quick instant dessert after dinner or just to stop your crave for sweets! There really isn’t that much skills need involve for this

cinnamon plum tart

Cinnamon Plum Tart

I must admit this is by far the easiest recipe ever on earth if you want a quick instant dessert after dinner or just to stop your crave for sweets! There really isn’t that much skills need involve for this

sincerely fiona april favourites

April 2014 Favourites

Okay, this is getting a little ridiculous as I’m actually 13 days late to submit my April favourites! April has been absolutely crazy. A few things happened over April which has significantly impacted my life a lot! Both good and

sincerely fiona april favourites

April 2014 Favourites

Okay, this is getting a little ridiculous as I’m actually 13 days late to submit my April favourites! April has been absolutely crazy. A few things happened over April which has significantly impacted my life a lot! Both good and

Thai pineapple fried rice

Thai Pineapple Fried Rice

Lately, I fell in love with Sour food, and because pineapple is in season and are at super cheap price in the fruit market, I’ve decided to make a pineapple fried rice! It’s nothing big deal and it’s something that

Thai pineapple fried rice

Thai Pineapple Fried Rice

Lately, I fell in love with Sour food, and because pineapple is in season and are at super cheap price in the fruit market, I’ve decided to make a pineapple fried rice! It’s nothing big deal and it’s something that

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S’more Messy Cake

BE WARNED: This is a super duper HEAVY Wicked—Crazy cake! And…  it’s going to be a long photo-based post! :) :) :)   Tomorrow is Hubby-2-be’s (aka IK) birthday~ He’s turning 29 this year! A celebration of a few things:

smore-messy-cake-03.jpg

S’more Messy Cake

BE WARNED: This is a super duper HEAVY Wicked—Crazy cake! And…  it’s going to be a long photo-based post! :) :) :)   Tomorrow is Hubby-2-be’s (aka IK) birthday~ He’s turning 29 this year! A celebration of a few things:

Easter chai chocolate cake

Easter Chai Chocolate Cake

WOW! THIS IS COLOURFUL! One of the thing that I love about Easter is that things are always very vivid, rich, bright and cheerful. Whether it is a cake, the shopping mall decorations or simply the Easter eggs. Easter eggs,

Easter chai chocolate cake

Easter Chai Chocolate Cake

WOW! THIS IS COLOURFUL! One of the thing that I love about Easter is that things are always very vivid, rich, bright and cheerful. Whether it is a cake, the shopping mall decorations or simply the Easter eggs. Easter eggs,