An Oatmeal Chocolate Hurricane

The Oatmeal Bowl I couldn’t finish.  – . . Chocolate Oatmeal Hurricane No. of servings: 1 . . Ingredients For Oatmeal 40g quick cooking oats 1 1/4 cup water 3/4 cup unsweetened soy milk 2 tsp brown sugar 1/8 tsp salt 1/4 banana (sliced) 1 tsp instant coffee (optional) For Chocolate ganache 1.5 tbsp pureContinue reading “An Oatmeal Chocolate Hurricane”

Dairy- free Hot Chocolate

You’re looking at my daily dose of chocolate (though I’ve broken that cup 😦 ) Its a cup of Dairy- free Hot Chocolate. Soya Hot Chocolate to be exact. Soya makes everything better– no more cow’s milk for me! – – . Non-Dairy Hot Chocolate No. of servings: 1 . . Ingredients 300ml non-dairy milkContinue reading “Dairy- free Hot Chocolate”

Easy Tom Yum Porridge= a bowl of love

At age 8, I stared down at the table while my best friend showered me with eraser dust. 5 minutes later, I was standing in front of the mirror in the toilet weeping, staring at my tear-stained face, trying to get the eraser dust out of my hair. Later I locked myself in a cubicleContinue reading “Easy Tom Yum Porridge= a bowl of love”

Coco-Cinnamon Streusal Banana Chocolate-chip Cake/Bread/Cupcakes

I like to think that baking is like cycling. The way I can lose myself in baking seems very much like the way I cycle on the streets of Taiwan. Like cycling, baking elevates my happiness and eases my pain. For a moment, the deep concentration, the focus, the freedom makes everything go away, likeContinue reading “Coco-Cinnamon Streusal Banana Chocolate-chip Cake/Bread/Cupcakes”

Banana Bonanza– Banana Sponge Cake

I’ve always enjoyed eating banana cakes, especially the ones available from Malaysia. But preservatives and the GIANT amount of oil (more oil than actual bananas) made my mum refuse to buy them for me anymore. I used to be able to eat one loaf of that cake between breakfast and lunch! And never did IContinue reading “Banana Bonanza– Banana Sponge Cake”

Banana Bonzanza– Only Oatmeal Oatmuffins

Bread is a perfect breakfast good. But ‘perfect’ is not enough. What matters is ‘perfecting perfection’– quoting a wonderful Mr **** in my school. Perfecting perfection… with an amalgamation of oatmeal and muffins. Nutrition, health, low GI, low fat, fruity… I WANT MY BREAKFAST FOR DINNER. Give me 45 minutes, inclusive of baking time, and thereContinue reading “Banana Bonzanza– Only Oatmeal Oatmuffins”

Perfect-4-Breakfast Banana Bread

With yogurt, bananas, whole wheat, raisins/chocolate chips, what more can you ask from a perfectly nutritious breakfast? It even keeps well too– for about 5 days refrigerated. I’m having these for breakfast this week! The original recipe is from greenlightbites. Roni, the blogger, is incredibly good in giving recipes makeovers to make them healthy. IContinue reading “Perfect-4-Breakfast Banana Bread”