latenight baking: crinkle ginger molasses cookies

I must have the biggest soft spot for Starbucks ginger molasses cookies. Every time I see them, I just have to get one, sometimes along with a tall unsweetened soy green tea latte (always a mouthful to order, haha)! It’s also a cheapo way to get stars too. But alas, I discovered that they are […]

latenight baking: chewy cookies

I absolutely ADORE chewy cookies, so much that I’ve been trying to perfect the recipe for a looong time. I’ve tried many many cookie recipes and have always failed to yield anything with the desired texture or appearance – somehow my cookies were cursed to NEVER spread. I have no idea why… I can’t be […]

MIA + oatmeal

Phew, I haven’t posted in more than a week, huh? Quite a lot of changes in life recently and I haven’t been able to sit down quietly to collect my thoughts until now! I’m glad I haven’t been completely unproductive though… I finally applied for the Cosmetic Technique and Management course I wanted to do […]

healthy living

Since I moved back to Canada, I can’t deny any longer that I’ve packed on quite a few pounds (try 10lbs). I can SEE my face and body getting chubbier 😦 So, in all honesty, for vanity reasons more than anything, I started to pay more attention to my diet and be more mindful of […]