Dior Spring 2014 Rouge Dior Rose Crinoline Allegresse Dior Addict Gloss Petillante Exquise Swatches Review

Dior Spring 2014 Rouge Dior Rose Crinoline Allegresse Dior Addict Gloss Petillante Exquise Swatches Review

The season’s hottest colors for the lips are here from Dior. Each color complements well with the nail polishes and coordinates well with the blush as well. The colors for the lipsticks are 774 Allegresse and 531 Rose Crinoline. For the lip glosses we have 442 Petillante and 772 Exquise.  Each color expresses Spring in full […]

Vanilla Lemon Madeleine

Vanilla Lemon Madeleine

It seems that I have no luck with January. The weather’s been so nice for several days and now back to 50s during day time. I tried to stay at home as much as possible, but it didn’t help when my body just wanted to catch a cold. Had a ton of herbal tea till the […]

Cold Udon Salad with Spicy Sesame Dressing

Cold Udon Salad with Spicy Sesame Dressing

Happy Lunar New Year! To celebrate this special day of the year, hubby made an Asian style appetizer. Ice water flushed Udon noodle topped with seasoned Shiitake mushroom, diced Tomato, Avocado, spiral Cucumber, Carrot, with fresh Cilantro. To pair with the salad is hubby’s signature Spicy Sesame Dressing. Yum!

Showa Kantan Naan Desu (Simple Naan Bread Mix)

Showa Kantan Naan Desu (Simple Naan Bread Mix)

Living in the Silicon Valley, we have a lot of Indian friends who are smart and nice that we love to hang out with. One of the famous food from India that our great friends introduced was… Naan. It’s soft, fluffy and super delicious. So when I saw this mix at my local Japanese grocery, […]

Drawing Pencil in the Jar

Drawing Pencil in the Jar

Totally unrelated to its literal meaning, this cream eye liner is soft and smooth like graphite but definitely not erasable.

Dior Vernis Spring 2014 Porcelaine Bouquet Bloom Swatches Review

Dior Vernis Spring 2014 Porcelaine Bouquet Bloom Swatches Review

If you’ve been following us on Instagram, you probably already spot one of these beautiful shades, Bouquet. Now it’s time to showcase them all on a full blog post. Along with the gorgeous Diorblush Trianon (swatch here), the spring collection also treats us with 3 limited edition nail polishes. Seen below are 204 Porcelaine the […]

Refreshing Garden Pizza without the Crust

Refreshing Garden Pizza without the Crust

Exquisitely sweet with tangy citrusy flavors over aromatic seasoned herbs. Over sliced buffalo mozzarella, are pickled kyuuri, kalamata olives, and beefsteak tomatoes, mixed in with sprigs of Parsley and a dash of Chardonnay infused sea salt flakes as a finishing touch.

Glamour in Effeto Nudo

Glamour in Effeto Nudo

Such a gorgeous highlighting palette from Giorgio Armani Spring collection.

Choux Pastry Puff with Lemon Cream Filling

Choux Pastry Puff with Lemon Cream Filling

Over the weekend I made some Choux Pastry (Pâte à Choux) Puff from left over Eclair dough. Inside these bite sized pops are tangy sweet Lemon Cream filling. So yum! I’m glad that hubby and kids loved it.