Just Baked: Coconut Oatmeal Cookies

For I am coconut, and the heart of me is sweeter than you know.” — Nikki Grimes Technically, I baked these cookies weeks ago. I thought all the while that I’ve written about it already. After getting back from Hong Kong though, I have been busy with work that I forgot I only started writingContinue reading “Just Baked: Coconut Oatmeal Cookies”

Just Baked: White Chocolate Chip and Cranberry Cookies

“Count your cookies, not your problems.” ― Cookie Monster, The Joy of Cookies: Cookie Monster’s Guide to Life I recently bought a pack of dried cranberries to put on my salad. After tiring of eating salad for a week, I wanted to do something else with my remaining cranberries. So, on a recent trip toContinue reading “Just Baked: White Chocolate Chip and Cranberry Cookies”

Mozzareally Good

“Life is great. Cheese makes it better.” ― Avery Aames, The Long Quiche Goodbye I mentioned in my last post that I was forbidden to eat cheese, except for mozzarella, because aged cheeses can contribute to migraine. I was sad about it because I really love cheese. But since mozzarella was still allowed, I was comforted since I couldContinue reading “Mozzareally Good”

Japanese Cheesecake Attempt No. 1

“For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them.” -Aristotle, The Nicomachean Ethics Japanese cheesecake recipes have taken over my Facebook news feed and YouTube suggested videos for some reason. While I remember my friend, Joan, making me try a cake from a Japanese bakeshop called Kumori,Continue reading “Japanese Cheesecake Attempt No. 1”