Hankerie on tv live show

From Blogger to Baking Star: My Minions Take Over NTV7 Bella LIVE TV Show

Ever dreamt of seeing your baking creations come to life on national television? Well, that dream became a reality for me! Buckle up, Hankerie fans, because I’m taking you on a sweet and exciting journey behind the scenes of my live TV debut on NTV7’s beloved show, Bella Episode 199! Get ready for a double dose of excitement! Today, I’m bursting with joy to share not one, but two incredible milestones in my Hankerie journey.

The Invitation that Ignited My Oven:

Hankerie on Live TV show

Imagine the pure joy of receiving an email inviting you to showcase your baking creations on national television. That’s exactly what happened when NTV7’s Bella reached out, wanting to feature my Minion Mania Swiss Roll. My adorable little Minions were about to conquer a whole new territory – the hearts (and stomachs) of viewers across Malaysia! Needless to say, excitement bubbled over in my heart, accompanied by a tiny flutter of nerves.

Transformation into a (Temporary) TV Star:

Hairdo and makeup at TV studio

The day of the show arrived, and the vibrant energy of the NTV7 studio was contagious. Skilled makeup artists worked their magic, transforming me from a passionate blogger into someone who (almost) felt comfortable under the bright studio lights! The pre-show briefing followed, outlining the format, interview questions, and the live demonstration. My heart, at this point, was definitely doing a full-blown Minion disco!

Facing the Cameras: A Whirlwind of Emotions:

Finally, the moment of truth dawned. Stepping onto the brightly lit stage, I was greeted by the warm glow of the studio lights and the expectant gaze of the cameras. There I was, live on national television, talking about my Minions and the inspiration behind this playful recipe. It was a whirlwind! Despite the initial jitters, I found myself relishing the experience. Sharing my passion for baking with a wider audience was incredibly rewarding.

NTV7 Bella Live TV Show Studio

A Life-Changing Milestone for Hankerie:

This appearance on NTV7 Bella wasn’t just about demonstrating a fun recipe; it was a landmark moment for Hankerie. It presented an opportunity to connect with a vast community of baking enthusiasts across the nation, spreading the joy of creating something delicious and whimsical. It was a powerful reminder of the ability of baking to bring people together.

Beyond the Recipe: A Celebration of Creativity:

The experience on NTV7 Bella was truly eye-opening. Stepping outside my comfort zone and embracing the challenge of live TV proved that anything is possible when you have passion and dedication. It also highlighted the immense power of baking as a form of creativity and expression. A huge thank you goes out to the Bella team for providing this incredible opportunity and platform!

Inspired to Bake Your Own Minions?

Feeling the urge to create your own Minion Mania Swiss Roll? Head over to my previous blog post where you’ll find the full recipe with detailed instructions! Who knows, maybe your baking creations will also take you on your own unexpected adventures someday!

Beyond the Recipe: Tips for Your Own Baking Adventure

While the thrill of being on NTV7 Bella was unforgettable, the true magic lies in the baking journey itself. Here are some additional tips to inspire you to create your own Minion Mania Swiss Roll (see previous post for full creative Minion Swiss Roll Recipe) and embark on your own baking adventures:

1. Hone Your Skills: Before tackling intricate designs like the Minion Swiss Roll, ensure you’ve mastered the fundamental techniques of baking a basic Swiss roll. Consistent practice with a simple recipe will build your confidence and refine your skills. Think of it as building a solid foundation before adding the playful embellishments!

2. Unleash Your Inner Artist: Once you’re comfortable with the basics, don’t be afraid to experiment! Try different flavor combinations for the cake batter or filling (think chocolate, strawberry, or even mango!). Explore new piping techniques to create unique Minion expressions or personalize them with decorative details like chocolate chips for Gru’s goggles. This is your chance to showcase your creativity and put your own unique spin on the recipe.

3. Embrace the Learning Curve: Remember, baking is a skill that thrives on practice. Don’t get discouraged if your first attempt at a Minion Swiss Roll isn’t perfect. Every baking experience is a learning opportunity. Analyze what worked well and what could be improved. With each try, your skills and confidence will grow, and your Minions will become more adorable with each attempt.

4. Capture and Share Your Journey: Document your baking process and your finished creations through photos and videos. Share them on social media using relevant hashtags like #MinionMania, #SwissRoll, and #BakingFun. Not only will this inspire others, but it also allows you to connect with a wider baking community. You might find valuable tips and tricks from fellow bakers, or even spark inspiration for new creations!

5. Spread the Joy of Baking: Once you’ve perfected your Minion Swiss Roll, share it with friends, family, or even participate in baking competitions. Sharing your creation is not only a delightful way to spread happiness but can also offer valuable feedback and connect you with other passionate bakers. Imagine the joy on your loved ones’ faces when they see your creation, and the camaraderie you can build with other baking enthusiasts.

Embrace the Possibilities!

The world of baking is vast and filled with endless possibilities. With a little creativity, dedication, and this Minion Mania Swiss Roll recipe as your starting point, you can create show-stopping desserts that are both delicious and entertaining. So, preheat your oven, gather your ingredients, and unleash your inner baking star! Remember, the journey itself is just as rewarding as the final product. Let your passion for baking shine through, and don’t be afraid to experiment and have fun in the kitchen!

First up, my Minion Mania Swiss Roll recipe has taken center stage on the beloved NTV7 Bella show! Witnessing my adorable little Minions come to life on national television was a dream come true. The experience of transforming from a blogger to a (temporary) TV star, complete with makeup and live interviews, was a whirlwind of emotions – a thrilling mix of excitement and nervousness. But most importantly, it was an opportunity to share my passion for baking with a wider audience.

But wait, there’s more!

The Minion mania doesn’t stop there! I’m absolutely ecstatic to announce that my Minion Mania Swiss Roll recipe has also been featured in the prestigious local newspaper, The Star (Kuali section)! Seeing my creation in print, alongside other amazing recipes, is a truly humbling experience. It’s a testament to the creativity and deliciousness of this playful recipe. You may check out this newspaper link directly.

recipe on newspaper
Hankerie Swiss Roll Featured in Local Newspaper

The Journey Continues:

These milestones are a huge encouragement for me to keep exploring the exciting world of baking. Who knows what sweet adventures await in the future? Thank you to everyone who has supported me on this journey – your encouragement means the world! Now, let’s keep the baking fun going!