Alien's Day Out

September 8, 2011
by Mipa

Life in Cheonan

First things first. This year, I have been included in 10 Magazine’s poll for ‘Best expat blogger in Korea‘! :) Would you do me the ultimate honor and vote for me? I’ll send you virtual vegan brownies and lots of … Continue reading

July 17, 2011
by Mipa

Handmade Korea Fair 2011

If you have nothing to do today, check this out! On Friday, I dragged a friend with me to go see the Handmade Korea Fair at COEX (last day is today!). It was the perfect indoor event for these rainy … Continue reading

June 23, 2011
by Mipa

Alien’s day out in Paris (Pt 2)

Warning: this is gonna be a looooong post with tons of touristy photos that you might find rather boring, but there are also some photos of yummy vegan eats dispersed throughout, so I hope you’ll stick around! Well, I’ve been … Continue reading

May 20, 2011
by Mipa

Staying dry and being productive

Looks like we’re heading into a rather wet weekend! It’s been rainy all day and I’ve just been hibernating indoors. One might think that the weather is making me gloomy, but I’m actually really enjoying being a homebody today and … Continue reading

May 16, 2011
by Mipa
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Seoul Grand Park & MOCA

Last Friday, a friend and I went to the MOCA at Seoul Grand Park. The only other time I had ever been to Seoul Grand Park was for the Energizer 5k Night Race last year, and since it was dark, … Continue reading

February 20, 2011
by Mipa


I’m not gonna write much today… just post a bunch of pictures, mostly from the SPEAK performance & art show on Friday. It was at my friend’s language center and there was a good turn out with a good mix … Continue reading

February 16, 2011
by Mipa

Pumpkiny Gingerbread Biscotti

Today I baked some Gingerbread Biscotti from VCIYCJ, but tweaked the recipe by adding some pumpkin puree and making a few other minor changes. I also just did half the measurements and got about 14 small-ish biscotti. Can you tell … Continue reading

December 16, 2010
by Mipa

Cravings & Creative Crafts

It feels like forever since my last post! Just want to update everyone on what I’ve been up to. I have so many photos to share, I’m going to have to post them in increments. Let’s backtrack all the way … Continue reading

November 22, 2010
by Mipa

Calendar Giveaway Winner!

Submissions for the Calendar/Birthday Giveaway has ended, and it’s now time to pick a winner! Last night I wrote everyone’s names out on slips of paper… …then I folded and tossed them around in my beanie hat, closed my eyes … Continue reading

November 18, 2010
by Mipa

Birthday Celebration Giveaway!

Today I turn 27 years old!! That’s in Western-age, for those of you who are wondering. Yea, I don’t believe in the Korean age system, which tells me that I’m actually turning 28, and that in another month, I’ll gain … Continue reading