When I started baking, I had Bake Happy to get me through recipes and substitutions of ingredients that weren’t available in the local market. Would you believe I made (and still make) my red velvet cupcakes with Yakult?
While Aiko solved my newbie questions, I still had a problem. Our oven wasn’t working. Who in the right mind would think about baking and not have an oven, right? But what do they say? “When in doubt, Google?”
It’s officially the start of vacation! We had our last exam yesterday. I got so stressed the past few days with the newspaper that we had to layout for our subject Desktop Publishing finals. I even jokingly asked my friend Claui to be my managing editor because it was so stressful to receive my groupmates’ layout that didn’t follow the template. And me being me, I wanted to make sure hypen-ation, indention, pagination, the titles were all perfect. The indention part though, I got really fed up so I let them be whatever they were.
Right now, all I have in mind is rewatching my favorite series: One Tree Hill, Gossip Girl; and try F.R.I.E.N.D.S. Also, read the books I’ve had since God-knows-when. I’ll enjoy this time before I start with OJT and only after that maybe I can plan my life again. LOL. Continue reading
I am now into baking! I’ve recently found out that talent of mine. Which my parents use now as a joke, “Dapat nag-Culinary ka na lang eh.” I’m skillful like that. Bwahahaha!
I’ve tried 4 cupcakes (Red Velvet with Cream Cheese Frosting, Chocolate Cupcake with Chocolate Ganache, Vanilla Cupcake, Rainbow Vanilla Cupcake) and 2 cookies (Cocoa Oatmeal Cookies, Nutella and Peanut Butter cookies.)
I never thought I would enjoy doing this. I used to only buy ready mixes from the supermarket and now I already know the ingredients used to make one.
I would really want to have an oven. I only use our convection turbo for it. I didn’t know there were cheap ovens. I’m now waiting for Ate to give in and buy it for me. Hehe.
Meanwhile, saw these books in FullyBooked and I wish they’re cheaper!!
So there you go. I just ha to share this!
I wrote this last night before going to sleep but I ended up falling asleep first. Haha!