Nian Gao chinese new year sticky rice cake

Chinese New Year Sticky Rice Cake (Nian Gao)

So, Chinese New Year is around the corner! The year of Monkey :) Yep, that’s it. The year of cheekiness, smart, funny and naughty. With every chinese new year, our family attempts to cook a lot of festival dishes to

Nian Gao chinese new year sticky rice cake

Chinese New Year Sticky Rice Cake (Nian Gao)

So, Chinese New Year is around the corner! The year of Monkey :) Yep, that’s it. The year of cheekiness, smart, funny and naughty. With every chinese new year, our family attempts to cook a lot of festival dishes to

Mocha Cheesecake Tart with Toasted Marshmallows

Mocha Cheesecake Tart with Toasted Marshmallows

Happy Australian Day! Today I made nothing Australian.. but I guess it didn’t matter. It’s all about a day off celebraing with family and friends :) As you may know, I run a business day time and write my blog when

Mocha Cheesecake Tart with Toasted Marshmallows

Mocha Cheesecake Tart with Toasted Marshmallows

Happy Australian Day! Today I made nothing Australian.. but I guess it didn’t matter. It’s all about a day off celebraing with family and friends :) As you may know, I run a business day time and write my blog when

sausage bun 腸仔包

Simple Sausage Buns [No Machine]

Running out of ideas for breakfast, and you know this is coming right? Lately, I’ve been falling in love with bread buns again, not only because it is easy to make, but it is always quick for “grab-n-go” breakfast. From memory,

sausage bun 腸仔包

Simple Sausage Buns [No Machine]

Running out of ideas for breakfast, and you know this is coming right? Lately, I’ve been falling in love with bread buns again, not only because it is easy to make, but it is always quick for “grab-n-go” breakfast. From memory,

Cantonese mango pudding

Cantonese Mango Pudding [Summer Dessert]

Yes! Finally mango is in season! Everytime I go to the fruit market, I could smell the beautiful flavours of Australian grown Mangoes, like the Kensington Pride.. Delicious! Oh, Happy New Year everyone! 2015 has been a great year for

Cantonese mango pudding

Cantonese Mango Pudding [Summer Dessert]

Yes! Finally mango is in season! Everytime I go to the fruit market, I could smell the beautiful flavours of Australian grown Mangoes, like the Kensington Pride.. Delicious! Oh, Happy New Year everyone! 2015 has been a great year for

moon cakes mid autumn festival

The ‘Half DIY’ Traditional Mooncakes

Yes this is again, another late post, I think probably this can be prepared for next year! Happy post-mid-autumn festival! So last year, I’ve made the Taiwanese version mooncakes, and it turns out great for “after dinner” dessert with the

moon cakes mid autumn festival

The ‘Half DIY’ Traditional Mooncakes

Yes this is again, another late post, I think probably this can be prepared for next year! Happy post-mid-autumn festival! So last year, I’ve made the Taiwanese version mooncakes, and it turns out great for “after dinner” dessert with the

foolproof chocolate cheesecake with raspberry and oreo

Foolproof Chocolate Cheesecake with Raspberries & Oreos

I came across to this, exactly 3 months that I have not blog… Life has been insanely crazy, as always, and it has only gone worst, not better, but praise the lord that things have been completely smoothly..! If I

foolproof chocolate cheesecake with raspberry and oreo

Foolproof Chocolate Cheesecake with Raspberries & Oreos

I came across to this, exactly 3 months that I have not blog… Life has been insanely crazy, as always, and it has only gone worst, not better, but praise the lord that things have been completely smoothly..! If I

beef mushroom lasagna

Beef & Mushroom Lasagna

Happy Long Weekend in Sydney! The days are getting really chilled lately as winter has already arrived! This long weekend was a great time to take a good rest from work and literally do nothing at home. Couple of days

beef mushroom lasagna

Beef & Mushroom Lasagna

Happy Long Weekend in Sydney! The days are getting really chilled lately as winter has already arrived! This long weekend was a great time to take a good rest from work and literally do nothing at home. Couple of days

peanut butter white chocolate banana bread

Peanut Butter & White Chocolate Banana Cake

It’s been some time I haven’t post again! I’m so sorry!!! Ever since I’ve become more involved in my Church, time becomes significantly scarce. Times where I don’t need to work, I’ll be involved in church meetings, fellowship and training;

peanut butter white chocolate banana bread

Peanut Butter & White Chocolate Banana Cake

It’s been some time I haven’t post again! I’m so sorry!!! Ever since I’ve become more involved in my Church, time becomes significantly scarce. Times where I don’t need to work, I’ll be involved in church meetings, fellowship and training;

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