Alien's Day Out

July 26, 2012
by Mipa
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A doggie illustration, an interview, and food!

Things have been busier than normal lately, but in a good way. I’ve mostly just been baking a lot (for the bake shop, Botton Cafe, and also High Street Market), but I’ve also had some pretty cool non-baking related things … Continue reading

May 28, 2012
by Mipa
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The Soul Painter & Laksheme Revisited

Spent Friday hanging out in Hongdae with Abigail and some other friends. We did so much stuff over the weekend and have been eating tons of good food, it’s gonna take me a while to blog about it all! Right … Continue reading

January 23, 2012
by Mipa
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Vegan Bake Sale Fundraiser for BTR-GSR

(photo credit) Hello people in Korea!My friend Raphaelle is organizing a vegan bake sale fundraiser to benefit the Born to Run Global Sighthound Rescue Organization. They are working hard to rescue these beautiful dogs (borzois, greyhounds, deerhounds, etc) from Korean … Continue reading

August 25, 2011
by Mipa
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Adopt one of these loveable puppies from the Asan Shelter!

Today’s entry shall be my very first guest post! I would like to introduce everyone to my vegan friend and domestic goddess, Kia! She has been mentioned on this blog a few times (like here, here, here, here, and here), … Continue reading

May 2, 2011
by Mipa
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Donations sent!

I just wired our bake sale funds to Mercy Corps and JEARS! :) With the current conversion rate, 942,000 won came to about $430 USD for each organization. Wooot~~ Well done and thank you everyone for making this possible! I’m … Continue reading

January 30, 2011
by Mipa
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Bake Sale Success!!!

Oh my word, yesterday was so fantastically awesome! The bake sale fundraiser was a HUGE success and received so much incredible support from the animal-loving & veg community that it was quite a surprise. Neither Kia nor myself ever expected … Continue reading

January 22, 2011
by Mipa
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Bake Sale Fundraiser for the Asan Shelter!

As y’all know, the weather has been ridiculously fuh-reezing- apparently it’s the coldest winter in Korea for the past 30 years! While (most of) us humans have cozy homes to hibernate in during these months, the animals at the Asan … Continue reading

October 10, 2010
by Mipa
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Cheonan’s Heungtaryeong Festival 2010

On Friday, I got to check out Cheonan’s annual fall Heungtaryeong Festival, a week-long celebration of international dance, culture, and food. Even though my family has been living in Cheonan for several years now, this was the first time we … Continue reading

September 13, 2010
by Mipa
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Kia’s vegan bake sale

I hope everyone stopped by Roofer’s at Itaewon yesterday to stock up on vegan goodies at Kia’s vegan bake sale! I got there earlier than expected which was good because I was afraid that if I got there too late, … Continue reading

July 3, 2010
by Mipa
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Save the Moon Bears!

I recently came across this article about the suffering of the Korean Moon Bears (aka ‘Asian Black Bears‘). I’ve known about this issue for a while, so the article served as a reminder for me to talk about it on … Continue reading