It's a little ironic how my health-freak of a cousin loved making sweets even though she lectures my family every time any of us decide to indulge in desserts. She went through a phase of making creme brûlée and even bought a creme brûlée making kit that came with a mini torch and four ridged … Continue reading Home-made Creme Brûlée
I love making bark. It is so simple yet so delicious and beautiful! If packaged right, it makes a wonderful gift for friends and family! So I actually have a reputation of being a master at bark making so my friends enlisted in me to help them make holiday bark for their special someones. When … Continue reading Easy home-made Holiday Bark
I am a holiday season connoisseur and I solemnly swear by Christmas jingles, peppermint mochas, and pine-scented candles. I lived in the dorms my second year of college and wanted to make my environment seem more festive. Any decor counts in my book - no matter how little or subtle. To the right of our … Continue reading Holiday Greetings!
As you may have known by now, a lot of my second year of college was dedicated to the UCLA sailing team. When I wasn't in class or studying, I was competing at regattas or hanging out with my team at socials and parties. Marina Del Ray became my second home and all I knew … Continue reading UCLA Sailing Team Snow Globe
One of my favorite arts & crafts related activity is scrapbooking. Actually no, I have a legitimate passion for scrapbooking. There's just something so addicting about choosing card stock, cutting out pictures, and improvising with stickers and decorative tape!! All throughout high school, I scrapbooked for projects and gifts. I made scrapbooks to give to … Continue reading Scrapbooking