Lucca Bakery at SM Mega Fashion Hall

Lucca Bakery (SM Mega Fashion Hall)- Blueberry Crumb Muffin P50, Banana Crumb Muffin P47-001

My friend Rochelle and I went on a Saturday eating spree at the new SM Mega Fashion Hall which started at Osaka Ohsho then Boqueria and ended at Lucca Bakery for coffee and dessert.  Since that day I've been back to Lucca two more times and it's quickly becoming my favorite place in the ... [Read More]

Harina Artisan Bakery Cafe

Harina's Breakfast Tart

Last year I was invited to try out Harina Artisan Bakery Cafe in White Plains. I finally got the chance to go for brunch a few weeks ago.  ... [Read More]

Paul SM Aura Manila

Paul Boulangerie Manila - ham & cheese baguette

When Rochelle and I went to Paris a couple of years ago one of the simple meals we enjoyed was from Paul in the basement of the Louvre. We shared a long baguette filled with tuna salad, a flan normand and an Orangina soda. It wasn't fancy but it left an impression on us and a longing for good ... [Read More]

Le Salon De Thé de Joël Robuchon at Elements

Le Salon de Thé de Joel Robuchon (Elements HK) - Ham and Gruyere sandwich HK$58

People let me introduce you to my happy place. The name is Le Salon de Thé de Joel Robuchon and the location is at Elements Mall.  ... [Read More]

Food Trip at Harbour City HK

Danish Bar -004

I hate going to Harbour City in Hong Kong. Each time I go there I gain about 5 lbs!!! But really it's one of the best malls in Hong Kong. It seems all the retail brands have a shop there.  ... [Read More]

Hong Kong Prepaid Data Sim & Kee Tsui Cake Shop

Kee Tsui Cake Shop-005

The title of this post may seem strange to you. I wanted to share my discovery of a Hong Kong prepaid data sim card and I couldn't just post two pictures so I threw in a delicious food find. ... [Read More]

Baked By Anita’s Bocaditos

Baked By Anita Bocaditos -002

It's been a good year for me in terms of food discoveries but not weight gain. I've tried a lot of good ice cream, cheesecake,  ensaymada, apple pies, bagels and lots of donuts. But my favorite food find has to be bocaditos. ... [Read More]

The Beehive Pastries

The Beehive Pastries-001

I love helping out home bakers by featuring their products on my blog. I admire these young people for their business acumen and baking skills. The latest to send me samples is The Beehive Pastries. ... [Read More]

Wildflour Cafe + Bakery and Craft Coffee Revolution at The Podium Mall

Wildflour Cafe Podium

I went to The Podium mall just to buy bread at Wildflour and to have coffee at Craft. Imagine my surprise at all the new goodies I saw at Wildflour. ... [Read More]

Eric Kayser Bakery Grab & Go Hong Kong

Eric Kayser Hong Kong macarons feature

Since I'll be going to Hong Kong again soon I decided to post my discoveries from my trip last Holy Week.  I didn't know Eric Kayser, a popular bakery from France, opened a store in Hong Kong until a thoughtful reader pointed it out to me. ... [Read More]