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The Buttery Yummy Case of the Kouign-Amann and Kouignette

When the summer full moon struck Manhattan Beach, it could have been forecasting a new and unexpected event, such as a Thai girl  not only making a French dessert but blogging about it too :) This is actually not the first time I’m blogging about a French dessert. 2,942 more words


Sunday Brunch. Cinnamon Sugared Pop Overs With Apple Compote.

I think I’ve died and gone to heaven. The last thing I wanted to do on a cold, dreary, drizzly winter’s day was leave the cosy confines of our home to make a regular Sunday morning pilgrimage to the bakery.   730 more words

What I Love To Cook

Beet + Goat Cheese Pita Bites

I ended my weekend with a rather indulgent Sunday Funday. I started off with a morning jog and some yoga — a luxury considering that I hardly make it to the gym during the school year. 524 more words


Miso Shiitake Skewers FTW

In Mind of a Chef, David Chang mentions that good quality Japanese miso doesn’t taste anything like what us poor Americans have to choose from, but we can approximate the taste and richness by adding butter. 524 more words


Fast five: dessert in a hurry

Got surprise guests coming for dinner? Been asked to provide something for an office function? Or just after a sweet treat for minimal effort? Try one of these fast five. 210 more words


This Post is About Poison Oak Honey

Recently I realized Serious Eats has been reading my mind. Since being diagnosed with gestational diabetes, I’ve been mentally preparing myself for the day someone tells me I’m permanently diabetic. 388 more words


Watermelon Bites

During the summer months, few things are more refreshing than the cool crunch of watermelon. To start us off on this beautiful day, we’re going to show you how to make these  refreshing watermelon bites. 162 more words