Author : karenhappycook

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Pancake is one of our breakfast favorites. I tried a few recipes until I settled on this one. This is Martha Stewart’s recipe. I’ve been using her recipe for several years now and it never fails to give me fluffy pancakes.. Easy Pancake by Martha Stewart Servings: 3-4 Ingredients 1 cup all-purpose flour, (spooned and leveled) 2 tablespoons …
After the festive holidays, today, we’ll be starting Vegetarian diet for a week. Puff Pastry was introduced into my cooking/baking vocabulary only in 2015 by my then boss Annette Lang, founder of Expat Kitchen. Since then, I tried using it for our meals from breakfast to dinner. This is one of my best pies so …
It’s Friday! Albert and I survived the first week with Alvin at work. The two of us took this opportunity to explore our neighborhood, community centre, medical centre, community pool, library,  pay a visit to a new friend, and for Albert to join a football game.  We sent Albert to a football trial that went for an hour from 5:30 …
I miss Ma, my mother. She’d been hospitalized two times for three operations on her lungs. She’s been fighting the big C for almost 5 years. She was diagnosed with breast cancer in March 2013. Despite all her struggles fighting the big C and all its complications, she still remains as a strong-spirited and happy person. If I was …
It had been a month since we left Singapore, our home for almost 16 years. Recently, I’ve been overly active in social media to avoid getting homesick and to make myself busy exploring new recipes. That should make me occupied.  A few days ago, I cooked (or rather prepared since there was really nothing to cook) Smoked …
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