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Pumpkin Crisp in a Jar


 I know. I’m a little late for a Thanksgiving dessert, but maybe, just maybe, you didn’t get your fill of pumpkin dessert this Thanksgiving and are looking for a little more.


Meet my Mom. She’s a best friend, a mother, a giver, in essence – she’s everything you could ever ask for in a Mom. This Thanksgiving I’m especially thankful for her, and all that she has given and sacrificed to make my life as amazing as it has been. Not only is she an amazing Mother, you could also refer to her as the Asian Martha Stewart. Full … Read more

posted by on October 15, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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Almond & Cranberry Biscotti


 When I was in Italy I had an obsession. Every bakery I walked by, I had to go in and try their biscotti. Almond biscotti, pistachio biscotti, chocolate biscotti, cherry biscotti – you name it, I had it. At one point I think I had about 6 different types of biscotti from 6 different places in my bag. 

I love biscotti and I hope you do too. This is the perfect combination of crunchy and chewy. Hope you enjoy it!

Recipe: Cranberry & Almond Biscotti


  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 6 tbsp
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posted by on July 20, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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Mango Float in a Jar

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I know, I know. I’ve made waay to many things in a jar! Started off with the carrot cake in a jar, then I made some lemon coconut cupcakes in a jar. Growing up in the Philippines, we had an abundance of sweet, sweet Philippine mangoes. There’s just nothing that tastes the same! So when my youngest sister Krisha came and brought some mangoes from the Philippines, I just had to make one of our favourite desserts, mango float. It’s made with fresh mangoes, cream and graham crackers. This layered dessert is so easy to make, and so … Read more

posted by on May 21, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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