Cafe Shibuya at Glorietta 2

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After lunch at Wee Nam Kee we walked up to the 3rd floor of Glorietta 2 for dessert and coffee at Cafe Shibuya.  ... [Read More]

Magnum Manila at SM Aura

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Can you believe I've never tried a Magnum Bar before I went to Magnum Manila? What better time to try this popular ice cream than at their flagship cafe in SM Aura. ... [Read More]

Home Baked Goodies

Pies Inc. by Aileen - Peach Mango Cream Pie

A couple of weeks ago my diet was temporary put on hold when these tempting sweets were sent to me from some of Manila's talented home bakers. I love any form of dessert and I want to help out these hard working bakers by sharing them on this blog.  ... [Read More]

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]

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]

Matcha Heaven at Via Tokyo

Via Tokyo- Matcha Affogato HK$42-005

Whenever I go to Hong Kong I stay in Kowloon side. It's been that way since I was a child and I never had any desire to cross the tunnel to stay in Hong Kong side until I visited matcha heaven. Now I want to stay near Via Tokyo. ... [Read More]

Christmas Party Catered by Deli de San Honore

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Every year my friends and I have our own Christmas party at Deb's house. We had it catered by Deli de San Honore which I've featured several times already. ... [Read More]

Breakfast at Antonio’s 2013

Breakfast at Antonio's

Happy New Year everyone!! Sorry for the loooong absence but I was on vacation and got sick over the holidays. It wasn't fun staying in bed from December 24-25 but I'm glad that the nasty bug is gone now.  ... [Read More]

The Beehive Pastries

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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]