[Recipe] Sakura Mizu shingen mochi

Sakura Mizu shingen mochi recipe. This delicate sweet is perfect for spring~plus it is sakura season now in Japan. I love ohanami~ no matters how many times I go cherry blossoms viewing, I never get tired of it. Its really spectacular when the entire tree is filled with the pink/white flowers. Do you know mizu shingen mochi? ...

Twin Stars Melody Wagashi

Twin Stars Melody Wagashi Sanrio celebrates 40th anniversary for the Little Twin Stars and My Melody this year. As a result, there has been so many amazing and pretty pop up stores, special products and merchandise sold specially on the characters this year in Japan. I hope that I will be able to make it for the ...

Little Twin Stars Steam Cake Recipe

Little Twin Stars Steam Cakes! I am so happy that these cute mushipan (Japanese steam cakes) idea work well~ I didn't want to make a bento today, but wanted to make something cute and light for breakfast. It has been some time since I made these deco steam cakes. I am so glad the Little Twin Stars characters ...

Winnie the Pooh Deco Shiratama Pudding

Winnie the Pooh Deco Shiratama Pudding sweets~ It has been a while since I made deco shiratama dango. Shiratama dango is Japanese dumplings, similar to chinese tang yuan except that it is more chewy and more bite as compared to the soft tang yuan. They are great for desserts and sweets, e.g. eaten with kinako (roasted soy bean powder) and ...

Doggy Donuts

Baked some doggy donuts today! Woof~woof~~ haha some of the doggy donuts are a little burnt :P Looks like the doggy had a tan! I do want to make character glazed donuts sometime soon but today lets eat a more healthy and less sweet option :) They earned thumbs up from my colleagues and many have also asked me for ...