Because Birthdays Are Special

Birthdays are special. You're not getting old, you're getting awesome!!! 🙂 Last weekend was the husband's birthday and our celebration was simple, intimate and classy. 😉 We started Saturday morning, he was unboxing presents. Thanks to the wish list he made for me, shopping was not a struggle. 😀 I enjoyed watching him opening all [...]


Easy Homemade Thin Pancakes

Made my own version of thin pancakes at #KitchenGuenBt! These recipe makes 4-6 thin pancakes. Ingredients: 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon sugar 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup milk (if you ran out of milk, you can use water) 2 tablespoons salted butter, melted 1 extra large eggs Directions: Mix all ingredients [...]

Dark Chocolate Cupcake with White Icing

Baked a dozen of dark chocolate cupcake with white icing 2 weekends ago. This is a long overdue post! Oh my gosh! I can't believe this is my first post for the month of March. I have been so busy with baking and other things lately. 🙂 I guess it's time for you to follow [...]

Chorizo de Cebu in America

Who would have thought I will have Chorizo de Cebu in America? 😀 A loud "YAY!!!!" and a little JUMP WITH JOY on the train when I found out about this chorizo in America. Hahaha. That's how excited I was. Just so you know, every time I visit the grocery store, I'm always hoping to find a [...]

Blueberry Cupcake with Blueberry Cream Cheese Frosting

The best cupcake I've ever tasted! - Comments from most of my office mates. 🙂 For the past few weeks, I've been baking different flavors of cupcakes. I want to continue improving my baking skills, especially frosting. 😉 I'm so fortunate that my husband is so supportive of this. Hehe. He's eating most of the cupcakes [...]

Homemade Classic Cheese Cupcakes

The dessert I made last weekend was the husband's favorite sweet treat, classic cheesecake. He requested it to be in smaller sizes so I decided to make them in cupcakes instead of a cake, thus the name cheese cupcakes! Where the recipe came from?  I found the recipe at Kraft's website, visit their website here. I'm [...]

Homemade Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

My second weekend of baking. Made some red velvet cupcakes for the husband last weekend. 😉 I saw this recipe first at and decided to read some reviews. I found some helpful reviews from their readers. One made some minor changes to the cupcake and I am glad I followed her version. You can check [...]

Chocolate Cupcake with Chocolate Frosting

I love baking! Prepared cupcakes for my handsome husband from scratch, no ready mix this time. 😉 He's working this weekend so I decided to make him some sweet snacks. I saw this recipe somewhere on the internet before but I couldn't remember where exactly anymore, so please bear with my instructions. 😀 Plus, I [...]

Thanksgiving Day + Black Friday Shopping

Happy Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday All!!! How was your Thanksgiving Day? Have you done all your Black Friday shopping? I bet you enjoyed all the different deals from all the shops in the mall or online. There's still Cyber Monday so hang in there! 🙂 The husband shopped some winter socks this morning for [...]