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Time For Your Hobby

Dec 2019

Ep.66 We Shall Wait For The Bakes (Awa - Home Baking)

December 1, 2019

(Awa - Home Baking)

On this episode, I had the honour to have Awa as my guest. She shared with me her interest in home baking as her hobby.

Awa's links:
Instagram: @awasomelyyum and @athioye
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So until the next episode... make some time for your hobby.

Take care,

00:28 - Intro
01:12 - Who is Awa?
01:41 - Do have a social media link or website you would like to share, where can people find you?
02:20 - Introducing the hobby.
02:39 - How did you get introduced to baking?
03:44 - Does your mom have a recipe book that you use?
05:01 - do you prefer using ML or teaspoons and cups?
05:34 - What would you say is the best part about baking?
06:07 - Do you have preferred things you like to bake?
06:48 - What is your favourite cupcake flavour?
07:30 - Do you like to dance or listen to music while you’re baking?
08:22 - Do you make a big mess in your kitchen or stay pretty tidy?
08:59 - What are your preferred tools you like to use?
09:46 - Is there a machine that doesn't exist yet but you wish you had (for baking)?
11:15 - Where do you go to learn more about baking?
15:01 - Do you have a secret ingredient that you like to use?
17:15 - Are there any baking trends that are coming back?
18:19 - Out of 10 times, how many times would you fail?
20:37 - Has it ever happened that you messed up a recipe but it turned out great?
22:00 - Do you prefer to bake alone or with company?
23:44 - Do you test your own bakes or someone else tests it for you?
24:42 - Does other people’s opinion have an impact on your baking?
26:33 - What was your biggest challenge when you first started?
29:34 - Do you have different challenges today?
30:49 - What was your biggest accomplishment?
33:40 - Do you have different things you like to bake through the year?
35:59 - What are some misconceptions about people who do baking?
39:11 - Do you want to present this hobby to the world or keep it for yourself?
41:04 - Do you have any word of advice for anyone who might be interested in this hobby?
43:43 - How is the baking community in Ottawa?
45:46 - Do have a social media link or website you would like to share, where can people find you?
46:31 - Do you have any questions for me about baking?
48:40 - What would be a good easy recipe to start with?
49:47 - Outro