portugese custard tarts

‘Short-cut’ Portuguese Custard Tarts

Last week, after making my crazy caramel macadamia nut ice cream tart, I thought I’ll just do something easier but still good for a treat! The problem is, I don’t have anything particular in mind.. especially that my brain has

portugese custard tarts

‘Short-cut’ Portuguese Custard Tarts

Last week, after making my crazy caramel macadamia nut ice cream tart, I thought I’ll just do something easier but still good for a treat! The problem is, I don’t have anything particular in mind.. especially that my brain has

jello macadamia nut caramel icecream tart 01

Jello Macadamia Nut Caramel Icecream Tart

Hello all! It has been some time  (well 3 months to be exact) that I did not get to post anything on this blog. It has been crazily busy with work, church events and that IK and I are also

jello macadamia nut caramel icecream tart 01

Jello Macadamia Nut Caramel Icecream Tart

Hello all! It has been some time  (well 3 months to be exact) that I did not get to post anything on this blog. It has been crazily busy with work, church events and that IK and I are also

chai latte panna cotta peach jelly salted caramel sauce

Chai latte panna cotta with peach jelly & salted caramel sauce

First post for 2015! Let’s make it a sweet one! So following on with my New year Eve trifle, I’ve decided to get myself a small sweet dessert best for this hot humid summer here in Sydney. This is a

chai latte panna cotta peach jelly salted caramel sauce

Chai latte panna cotta with peach jelly & salted caramel sauce

First post for 2015! Let’s make it a sweet one! So following on with my New year Eve trifle, I’ve decided to get myself a small sweet dessert best for this hot humid summer here in Sydney. This is a

new year eve mango trifle

Happy New Year Mango Trifles

It’s New Year Eve tonight and it’s almost time to say Goodbye to 2014! 2014 has been a crazy year for me, a year that I’ve got married, and a year that I’ve decided to walk out of my job and

new year eve mango trifle

Happy New Year Mango Trifles

It’s New Year Eve tonight and it’s almost time to say Goodbye to 2014! 2014 has been a crazy year for me, a year that I’ve got married, and a year that I’ve decided to walk out of my job and

christmas macaron black forest cake

Christmas Black Forest Macaron Cake

This is my first attempt making a Xmas Macaron Cake~ for our Church Manna Christmas Party I’m a bit hesitated at first considered that macarons are one of the hardest thing on earth to make~ I’m not pro at it

christmas macaron black forest cake

Christmas Black Forest Macaron Cake

This is my first attempt making a Xmas Macaron Cake~ for our Church Manna Christmas Party I’m a bit hesitated at first considered that macarons are one of the hardest thing on earth to make~ I’m not pro at it

christmas seaweed and rousang bread

Christmas Seaweed & Rousong Bread Bun

Number 2 hit of the Christmas! So last week I’ve made the simple christmasy drink, Candy Cane Matcha Frappuccino, which I hope you enjoyed it! Today I’ll be sharing with you a Christmas bread roll, (perhaps it’s the different rolls

christmas seaweed and rousang bread

Christmas Seaweed & Rousong Bread Bun

Number 2 hit of the Christmas! So last week I’ve made the simple christmasy drink, Candy Cane Matcha Frappuccino, which I hope you enjoyed it! Today I’ll be sharing with you a Christmas bread roll, (perhaps it’s the different rolls

candy cane christmas green tea frappuncino

Christmas Candy Cane Matcha Frappuccino

It’s the first week of December! Time flies like a spark! I couldn’t stop thinking what to bake for Christmas, it’s that time of the year that I felt so special because it’s all about parties, food and gathering with

candy cane christmas green tea frappuncino

Christmas Candy Cane Matcha Frappuccino

It’s the first week of December! Time flies like a spark! I couldn’t stop thinking what to bake for Christmas, it’s that time of the year that I felt so special because it’s all about parties, food and gathering with

Homemade XO sauce

How to make homemade XO sauce?

The last week has been quite busy again, at work since Christmas is getting close by and more clients wants to get their job over and done with before the new year. Besides work, hubby and I are also surfing

Homemade XO sauce

How to make homemade XO sauce?

The last week has been quite busy again, at work since Christmas is getting close by and more clients wants to get their job over and done with before the new year. Besides work, hubby and I are also surfing

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,