Plum Pancakes with Ginger Maple Syrup

June 3 Last week, my boyfriend bought 5 plumcots (a mixture between a plum and apricot) and didn’t eat any. Then he went out of town for a couple of days, leaving me with slightly overripe fruit and no one to cook for. I don’t know why cooking dinner suddenly becomes so much less appealing […]

Pear and Hazelnut Dutch Baby Pancake

January 15 If you’ve never had dutch baby pancakes before, you have to give them a try. They are so easy to make and I love how they bake in the oven: crispy edges, golden brown and filed with whatever you want. They are quick and hassle free: no flipping, sticking or issues with overcooked […]

Banana Pancakes

October 14 I was on a pancake hiatus for a very long time. Whether it was the recipes I was using or my own skill in the kitchen (I suspect it was the latter), every time I would try to make pancakes, they turned out to be a disaster. The same thing would always happen: […]

Okonomiyaki

August 11 The food in Japan really left a mark on us. I think that it was largely because before we went our idea of what Japanese food was pretty much sushi. So, the process of discovering all sorts of wonderful food was always an adventure. One of the most special meals that we associate […]