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Bibingka malagkit

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Bibingka is a well-known Filipino dessert, one that I hold close to my heart. This recipe is normally made for Christmas, Easter, and any special holiday. I’ll be making for myself some time… Continue reading

Camille’s Famous Banana Bread

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I’m pretty famous for my banana bread. I seem to accrue absurd amounts of fruits after I visit Wesleyan’s dining halls, bananas and apples mostly. My housemates do the same thing and we… Continue reading

Valentine’s treat: Leche flan

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I once made this for New Year’s and it was a disaster. My mum ate it anyway, poor her, but here I am, determined to get it right. Leche flan is a Filipino… Continue reading

Cinnamon Swirl Bread

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The best thing since… I usually prefer a savory and heavy breakfast — something meaty (bacon), something eggy (eggs duh), and something doused in maple syrup. We got an enormous amount of bacon… Continue reading

Brioche

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I don’t usually make New Year’s resolutions because I don’t like disappointing myself. Really, though, I know I won’t hold on to them, so why bother? But this year is different! This year,… Continue reading

Pretzel Bites

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Phew. It’s been a while since I’ve had time for myself. After my last post (which was just after our fall break — yikes), it has been a never-ending deluge of problem sets,… Continue reading

Fall Break food: Chocolate Babka

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For all the time we had over Fall Break, I didn’t really accomplish much schoolwork. Sure, we got to make pulla (hyperlink) and we made money by working at our respective campus jobs,… Continue reading

Fall Break food: Sweet Cardamom Bread

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Fall break! We recently had our mid-semester break here at Wesleyan. It’s our two-day break (plus the weekend) after a grueling week of midterms.Where a lot of students go off and visit home… Continue reading

1AM Upside Down Apple Cake

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It’s begun: the problem sets, the unending work hours, overtime, and meetings (so many meetings, all during the weirdest hours because college students, man). Fall weather has arrived here in Connecticut, making it… Continue reading

Pumpkin Cookie Butter Cake

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Middletown, Connecticut has been unbearably humid recently. I’ve woken up too many times only to shuffle myself into a cooler side. Veronica and I have settled in fairly well, as well as our… Continue reading