Thursday, August 7, 2014

what happen to my home made ketchup?

Question about fermenting ketchup. I always want to make my own ketchup, so I found this recipe, followed it, but on the third days there's white film on top of it! what is it? what should I do now? please help! :(

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Problem with loading the page at

Am I the only one having problem with loading the page? this is what I see everytime I login, and everywhere I click on this page it will bring me back to this page! It has been like this for a few months now, tired of it, their custom service is not very helpful last time email them. If you know what's going on please let me know, thank you

Saturday, June 21, 2014


I love drinking margarita during the hot summer day, and l LOVE LOVE the kombucha I just start making myself a few months ago. So when I saw this recipe online I said to myself I AM SO MAKING THIS MARGABUCHA!!! Here's the recipe I found hope you will enjoy it too.

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Free Live Kombucha SCOBY

I have so many Kombucha SCOBY in the "hotel" now, and I would like to share with you. Just pay listing and shipping fees, all KT SCOBY will be ship with ice pack during this hot summer days. All big/thick one will go first. 

I will ship everyday Monday only. Message me if you want local pickup or if you have any questions, thank you

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Kimbucha Scoby-Day 13

they are looking good here...

Monday, April 7, 2014

Kombucha Tea-Day 10

I think I got a thin layer of something something going on here

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Kombucha Tea- Day 5

okay, it is day five since I started my own KT SCOBY. I just start getting something something here :)

Monday, March 31, 2014

how to protect your book from getting wet or dirty

I always cover my cook books, because I don't want them to get wet or sticky. And here's a cheap way to do it. Go to your local dollar store get a roll of sticky clear shelf protecting mat. Cut it up to the size of your books you want to cover and DONE!

Carol's 甜酒釀

love eating 甜酒釀 during the cold winter months, so glad I found this recipe on Carol's blog

recipe @

Friday, March 28, 2014

Kombucha Tea

I want to make my own Kombucha Tea, so after looking around online and talked to someone on FB I got a bottle of Kombucha Tea from the local store. 
this is after cool sugar tea is added

Stick Together Kefir Grains

Found this little guy in the jar, they all stick together won't let go each other, I guess I will have to cut them up so can grow healthier.


My first batch of kefir yogurt
and here's my sourdough kefir bread 
also kefir cornbread 


I just started my own kefir milk and water about 15 days ago. So far so good, made some yogurt and smoothies for the family. Learning things everyday on facebook group called "Kefir grains, Scoby and others to share".
Also a great sites like and 

Wednesday, March 19, 2014


I have extra water kefir grains that I would like to share with you. For the first 5 people comments "tell me why you want water kefir" on this post will get yours for FREE; just pay shipping($5.15). Or you are welcome to order from

Friday, January 31, 2014

can someone tell me what's wrong w my light box please

I have done everything I could to set up this light box, but no luck yet :( Hope someone can give me a few tips here, thank you. Attached a few pictures of the box

Thursday, January 30, 2014

My first matzo ball soup

I got three boxes of matzo meal mix a few days ago. Follow the recipe on the box, and made my own chicken stock with veggies in it, BAM! Veggie Matzo Ball Soup 

Sourdough Waffles

My first sourdough waffles came out GREAT! Me and my hubby loves it! it is more chewy and crunchy texture waffle. Here's the link to the recipe

Baked Red Bean Rice Cake 紅豆烤年糕

Love this recipe! Very easy to make, and it is yum! I didn't cooked my red beans long enough this time, but it gives the cake a extra crunch to it which I love. I used coconut milk instead of 2% milk, and added extra 25g of red beads to the recipe. Here's the link to the recipe

Friday, January 10, 2014

Taro Cake AKA 芋頭糕

What a busy day today! while I was making chocolate I was also making Taro Cake AKA 芋頭糕

Here's the youtube recipe I used

Triple Down Chocolate Cake

wow~ it has been awhile(years) since I made any cakes, here's one just made today. It is a moist chocolate cake with quick chocolate frosting and chocolate ganache then finish with chocolate shaving in the center; where the candle will go.


Me and my friend made a family style 肉燥碗粿 
It came out great! we love it very much. Because I don't have big steamer so I steamed the batter in the rice cooker insert made that into a family style. Thank you for the recipe Carol.

For anyone who wants to try this yummy recipe please go to