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Selfish

If there is one thing about me that is true, it is that I am a generous person—especially when it comes to sharing food. However, I am not perfect! My generosity has two limitations: Do not abuse my generosity and do not steal my blueberry muffin away from me! Never...I mean never, take away that delicious muffin away from me because you will see monstrosity that you've never seen before!

Like yesterday, my co-worker Irina, loves sweet treats and coffee. I had this nice thought that I should ask her out to get some coffee and treats since she like stuff like that. I messaged her and she was ecstatic with the idea. So we did, we hopped from Starbucks, Panera, and to The Cookie Company (with those delicious muffins in my mind). She got herself a chocolate pastry and some cookies from Panera, while I got an almond bear claw. We finally landed on The Cookie Company (which was my choice of store in the first place) and finally seeing the muffins right in front of my eyes 😃(which I wa…

2018

This is my first post in months and I am excited to start with something new in my household. A new oven! This oven came with the house when we bought it on 2003, and it served us well until month ago. It started turning off by itself and as much as I loved it, I needed a new one.  Like what Ms.Streisand said, "some good things never last."  It was like ending a good relationship. I honed my kitchen talent with that oven so I thankfully said goodbye to my it by baking one last dessert.


I found this delicious looking cake from Smitten Kitchen and tweaked some ingredients for my liking and what I have available on that day. The original recipe is made with blackberries, blueberries, and raspberries. I ate all my blackberries two days before I decided to make the cake (and too lazy to go run to the store) I settled for just rasp and blueberries that day. To make up for the lack of berries, I added orange juice instead:) I also opted in for simple glaze instead of what she had …