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let there be sweets:

My friend Philippe sent me the link of an awesome food porn tumblr Cellphood and I just couldn’t stop scrolling down the page. Cellphood post pictures that it collects from other tumblr/blogs and I’ve picked a few and make this red/pink theme set. All the mouthwatering photos are taken in Japan, the best place for […]

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towards the end of summer, crème glacée and simple happiness

Having been in a game of patience/silence for the past seven days, I am now officially back onto my food therapy regime. So on day #N (because I just can’t remember which day it was), I woke up after 13 hours of sleep and had a sudden craving for ice cream. When it comes to […]

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Cakes, tea and lovers.

As long as I can remember, I’ve been having a love affair with cakes and tea from the moment I was born. Instead of craving for chocolate, I crave for cakes and tea. Luckily, I have enough friends in Hong Kong who are as much as a foodie as I am. So just a week […]

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lights, berries & the sweetness of summer

What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness. – John Steinback Oh hello, Montreal. * Marked my 5th day back in Montreal, and I’m still having this tingling, weird feeling of being back to my second home. I was gone for a long time that was enough […]

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Beijing 4. Still on the road being spoiled… with food

To start a good weekend: having hot pot at Dong Lai Shun (東來順), Peking Duck and Ba Si Apples (拔絲蘋果, I’ve been babbling about it non-stop since I got to Beijing and trying to convince everyone that it’s one of the best desserts in the world) at Da Dong (大董), Xi Dan (西單) snacks street. […]

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a foodie field trip

“A human being is primarily a bag for putting food into.” – George Owell. Indeed, Terence, Rebecca and I decided to turn ourselves into some huge bags by  going on the ultimate foodie field trip on the Yuen’s siblings last day in Hong Kong. This was our schedule: late lunch at 2pm, all you can […]

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All the good old times

Even though my summer has barely started, I’m already super excited about everything because a lot of my friends are coming to visit Hong Kong and I get to bring them around! So yesterday I met up with my friend from McGill and his sister for some good old times Chinese food. Our first stop […]

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a mini foodie road trip

On my second last day in Montreal before heading back home for summer, my big brother Jeff and I decided to go on a mini road trip to the Mile End. It was almost the very first day of summer in Montreal this year, the weather was super nice and it made me wish that […]

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strawberry forever

This is the other version of the birthday cake/pie/whatever-it-is that I made for Jurichan’s 21st birthday. I ended up having extra stuff so I used the rest and make it into another pie. The top part of the pie was supposed to be meringue but unfortunately I wasn’t skilled enough to make it….. The original […]

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Pastryism at the Mile End

Since when do we ever get such a warm and sunny day during WINTER? Yes, Montreal’s winter isn’t over until the end of March or April… We Montrealers never let go of any chance to go out in the sun so we can leave their Canada Goose/Moose Knuckles behind. On a bright and breezy Sunday […]

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