Every end of the month, I compile a list of things that make that month particularly special. More often than not, a dessert makes it to my monthly list of favorite things. And when it comes to desserts, I cannot resist a delicious cake, especially when made by a home baker who puts so much… Continue reading My Top 6 Favorite Cakes by Home Bakers
When Nicole Uy was 8 years old, she traded her Barbies and Polly Pocket play sets for a new experience: baking with her mom. On that fateful day of baking instant brownies, banana bread, and butter cake, a budding pastry chef was born. Nicole’s mom did not just encourage her to bake, she gave her… Continue reading Nicole Uy, The Flour Girl, Recommends: Must-Have Dessert Cookbooks and Dessert Emergency Supplies
When Cupcakes by Sonja first opened, it introduced Manila to a new world of possibilities when it came to enjoying cupcakes. Its owner and pastry chef, Sonja Ocampo, has grown the brand to become a favorite dessert destination, not just for cupcakes and cakes, but for its evolving menu of sweet treats and experiments, like its Crupcakes and Cupparoons.