Baking: Freshly-baked Baguettes


One of the most beautiful sounds in the world is a bread knife cutting into a beautiful piping hot, crispy baguette fresh out of the oven. My first attempt at these baguettes need a slight makeover, but I promise these taste absolutely heavenly. The texture is perfect! Crispy outside, moist and chewy inside. And when […]

Chinese Cooking: Pan-fried Juicy Pork Dumplings


As you can tell, I’ve been cooking a lot lately. I’ve always loved baking and cooking, but finally being able to experiment in my own kitchen has really been good fun. Making sure it’s well-stocked with all your favourite spices and condiments, shopping for fresh produce and trying out new recipes that really brings me so much […]

Healthy Cooking: Chicken Penne Salad w/Lemon Yogurt Dressing


I absolutely love creamy salad dressings, but if you go with the usual caesar or ranch dressing, you’re really better off eating a cheeseburger nutritionally. Protein is a must for me in every salad, and I don’t buy into the no-carb hype. So, I’m going to introduce one of my favourite ways to put together […]