Healthy Hokkaido Bread (Taiwan-inspired!)

. . 6 years ago… Location: Kaoshiung International Airport 高雄国际航空站 Crazy people: Me, Bro, Mum Airport Security: What are you carrying? Mum: Bread. Airport Security: Really? (Disbelieving) Mum: Yes. (in a ‘Duh!’ manner) Airport Security: Is it really that delicious? (More than ‘disbelieving’-ly) Me: Yes. (instead of raising redundant suspicions with a sarcastic “no, we … Continue reading

Insanely Cookied Tart for the ‘Cookie-holic’ (Vegan and Much Healthier)

. . I’m so excited to share with you this new creation!  Its awesome.  Its majestic. It looks unhealthy. But its whole wheat, has oats, is low fat, uses no white sugar and is so easy. A biscuit-y pastry crust. A cookie cake layer. Frosted with raw (eggless) cookie dough. . . Choice of sweetener: … Continue reading

Single Serving Cookie Cake (Reduced Fat, Vegan & Whole Wheat)

It’s time for you to enjoy your cookie cake. It’s literally a cake… that tastes surprisingly like a giant cookie.  Its unfortunate that my brain tends to work in such an unfashionable manner. A cookie cake that comes a tad too late. My apologies. . . A cookie cake for you and you only! The recipe can … Continue reading

Marbled Pound Cake with Perfected Mock ‘Buttercream’ (Whole Wheat, Low Fat & w Vegan option)

What happened on New Year’s eve? . I: Watched 3 hours of Lizzie McGuire while waiting for Show Luo to magically appear on my television screen. Yes, I’m on a ‘Lizzie McGuire’ streak right now. Season 2 already, by the way. Watched a giant beetle crawl over the television screen but couldn’t pick up enough … Continue reading

Peanut Butter Povitica (Vegan, Reduced Fat & Whole Wheat)

I have been watching ‘Lizzie McGuire’.  And conducting detailed research of what happened to the main characters:  Hilary Duff is now pregnant and has a smaller head. I still love her voice. Adam Lamberg : MIA Lalaine looks pretty much the same and she has been singing. That’s cute.  Jake Thomas grew out his hair … Continue reading

Low Fat Yellow Cake with Sesame Soy Cream

. I watched this today with a good friend of mine: (Source) . No, you’re not in for yet another lecture from me (honestly, do I lecture you?? I don’t, do I? I’m not going to lecture you. Stop worrying.) I actually only watched it because 小鬼(黄鸿升)was in it. My brother has a lot to say about … Continue reading

Low Fat Two-Tone Cheese Tart (w vegan option)

If only Santa were real (little kids who happen to chance upon this post, sorry for breaking your innocent little hearts). But there still is God. I think He already knows what we want and tries to give us some of our wishes too. Still, my mum always reminds me that we still have to tell … Continue reading

Easiest Ice Cream Ever (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Its the easiest ice-cream ever! And yes, its chocolate ice- cream. Yes, again. . Cocoa helps in decreasing blood pressure and improving blood vessel health boosts one’s appetite, but does not cause weight gain makes one live almost a year longer  releases endorphins in the brain, which act as pain-relievers The flavonoids act as antioxidants … Continue reading

Green Tea Cake For Christmas (Fat Free)

Put on your reading glasses and get out a pen and notepad because you need to get ready for this… . My Brother’s 11 (Really) Stupid (but perhaps logical) Rules for Harmonious Living . Mum is always right, even if she’s actually wrong You must always be home on time for your favourite TV programme … Continue reading

Glutinous Rice Balls (Vegan, Fat free & Gluten-free)

My mum had been pining for these for days. And today, I finally got down and dirty to conjure up these babies. Easiest dessert ever. They are glutinous rice balls, more affectionately called “Tang Yuan 汤圆“. I made original, matcha and cocoa flavoured skins, all with peanut filling. . The skin . The filling . … Continue reading