• Kabocha and Chicken Dumpling Soup Recipe

    Kabocha and Chicken Dumpling Soup Recipe

    November 12, 2022Van

    Kabocha and Chicken Dumpling Soup, a delicious and nourishing soup recipe that’s quick and easy to make using frozen dumplings! Some of the kabocha will dissolve and thicken the soup a little 

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  • Chocolate Hazelnut Brownie Recipe

    October 25, 2022Van

    If you love chocolate + hazelnut, try out these amazing brownies! They’re dense, chewy with ribbons of chocolate hazelnut spread throughout… so delicious! I used Nucolato Chocolate Hazelnut Spread – it’s a better, more delicious version of Nutella. The hazelnut flavor is much…

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  • Sticky Buns Recipe with Canned Cinnamon Rolls

    October 19, 2022Van

    This is how I make Sticky Buns with canned cinnamon rolls, it’s a super easy recipe, but they taste like they came from a bakery! Sticky buns are are baked with nuts and butter and brown sugar on the bottom…

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  • Candied Li Hing Mui Star Fruit Recipe

    September 30, 2022Van

    A special treat you never knew you needed to try!! I’m sharing another completely original recipe for Candied Li Hing Mui Star Fruit! Star Fruit is a juicy tropical fruit native to Southeast Asia, they have a similar texture and…

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  • Easy 2-Ingredient Cookies ‘n Cream Mooncakes

    September 10, 2022Van

    I can guarantee that this is the easiest (and laziest) recipe for mooncakes – absolutely no baking or cooking involved! These are very untraditional, but they look awesome & taste like cookies n cream cake pops. I have a few other…

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  • UBE Viral Canned Cinnamon Roll Recipe Hack

    August 15, 2022Van

    UBE Edition of the viral canned Cinnamon Roll Hack. Ube is a purple yam that’s a popular ingredient for sweets and desserts in Asia and Hawaii, it has a lovely nutty flavor, almost like a cross between vanilla & pistachio.…

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  • Brown Sugar Boba Milk Tea with Trader Joe’s Instant Boba Kit

    August 15, 2022Van

    Brown Sugar Boba Milk Tea with Trader Joe’s NEW Instant Boba Kit – first time trying out their boba and I have mixed feelings about it… The boba pearls are sourced from Taiwan and the texture is nice, they’re soft…

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  • Foodland’s Wasabi Ahi Poke Recipe

    August 12, 2022Van

    Foodland is a popular grocery store chain in Hawaii famous for their poke and many people think Foodland has the best poke on the islands. I’m sharing my copycat of Foodland’s Wasabi Ahi Poke – it has a spicy kick from…

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  • Dark Chocolate Creme Brulee Recipe

    August 11, 2022Van

    Dark Chocolate Crème Brûlée 🥂 a rich, elegant dessert that’s simple to make. The chocolate custard is reminiscent of chocolate mousse, the texture is very smooth and creamy.  Plus it’s always a bonus when you get to bust out the…

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  • Rice Cakes with Sweet Red Bean Filling Recipe (Snow Skin Mooncakes)

    August 3, 2022Van

    I made these beautiful flower-shaped rice cakes filled with sweet red bean paste for the Qixi Festival (Chinese Valentine’s Day 七夕).  These rice cakes look complex, but they’re actual simple to make with the help of a mooncake mold. These rice…

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