Nutella Macadamia Brownies

Some years ago I came across a little blog that shared a very simple and easy brownie recipe. I figured since I had all the ingredients ready, I should try yet another brownie recipe. I hadn’t found one that I loved enough. Some were too cakey, some too soft. Some too rubbery, some too flat. […]

Short Hong Kong Trip

It’s been a pretty long sabbatical in blogyears huh :-). I haven’t written in 7 months and haven’t really thought of this blog for just about as long. But I think I’m ready to jump right into it again. We’ll see, shan’t we? Time to chronicle my trip to Hong Kong in January with mom! We took a […]

Steamed Ladies Fingers (Okra)

Ladies fingers aka okra are Hubs’ favourite veggies of all time. Yes, he likes spinach, he likes veggies in general but ladies fingers? He absolutely loves them. A lot of people are turned off by the slimy insides and I can see why! However, if they are prepared well, ladies fingers would end up being […]

Weeknight Braised Mustard Chicken

We eat a lot of chicken in this household. I find it the easiest to prepare and has a low failure rate no matter what I do with them. I can roast, boil, steam, braise, grill… chicken doesn’t ever really disappoint. I feel like a lot of that is attributed to the fact that I […]

Pork Burger

A couple of weeks ago, I made & shaped burgers for the freezer. I cooked the beef one recently but now, pork makes it’s appearance. More specifically, the Sage & Thyme version. These burgers are just wonderful because bacon is already incorporated into the patties, keeping the burger moist & juicy. I wanted to make this […]