Sweets

Love and Cake

As soon as the confetti of New Year’s landed, pink and red hearts invaded every retail display.  We are given a full six weeks to figure out what sort of gift will represent the sincerity of our love for another…

Sweets

#EatYourFeelings – January

Black Sesame tuile. Moody. Prone to shattering. Your strength is in your essence.    If you have been following along on Instagram @tinypineconenyc , you may have noticed that the sweets I’ve made of late have gotten a little emotional.…

Life

Testing, Testing…1,2,3

Fresh Wuyi Pouchong Tea It’s tea time again! I’m back in Taiwan for a few weeks to document the Fall tea harvest. It feels great to be here, but I hardly got a chance to even document what happened in…

Life

Lemon-iscing: A Blast from the Past

  So this is the obligatory make-lemonade-from-lemons and eat-pray-love travel story, as I reminisce about my time on the road. I have been on the road for nearly a year. There were a few weeks here and there sprinkled about at home in…