Alien's Day Out

April 15, 2014
by Mipa
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Spring is Flung

Waaah, the weather is so nice, it’s difficult to focus on work these days, let alone blogging. There’s always a lot going on, so many distractions, so much to do…. Cherry Blossoms! I didn’t think I was going to have … Continue reading

January 12, 2014
by Mipa
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ADO in HongKong (Part 2): Exploring Sheung Wan

While I’m in HK, I’ve been staying at my sister’s place in Sheung Wan which just happens to be a pretty trendy spot in HK. It’s a bit quieter (relatively) than most other neighborhoods I’ve been to, and there are … Continue reading

September 10, 2013
by Mipa
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Vegan MoFo: Power-Up! Breakfast Cookies

My favorite meal of the day is without a doubt breakfast. I rarely skip it and when I do, it always tends to mess up my eating later in the day so I try to have something, even if it’s … Continue reading

July 3, 2013
by Mipa
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Eat, Work, Sleep

Phew, lots of things going on lately. I’ve been super busy with setting up the studio/cafe~~ I mentioned in a previous post that original plan was to just make a baking studio first, but after much thought, Yona and I … Continue reading

March 14, 2013
by Mipa
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오븐과 주전자 ‘Oven and Tea Kettle’ Bakery @ Hapjeong

Hapjeong is known for all its super cute cafes and restaurants, but there’s also a growing artisan bakery scene there. 오븐과 주전자 Bakery (translates to ‘Oven & Tea Kettle’) is a humble little bread shop in a really calm part of … Continue reading

December 20, 2012
by Mipa
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May Bell Bakery @ Itaewon

Today I’m super excited to blog about one of my favorite bakeries in Seoul: May Bell Bakery (오월의 종)! It’s not new or anything– in fact, it’s been around for a while, but I’m excited to blog about it none … Continue reading

December 4, 2012
by Mipa
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Window Bakery Collection / Winter 2012

So this past weekend I participated in this event called the ‘Window Bakery Collection.’ For a bit of background info, the WBC was created a few years ago by a group of small independent bakeries/cafes to showcase specialty artisanal breads, … Continue reading

November 14, 2012
by Mipa
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Lee Boulanger Bakery

I’ve noticed in recent years, the explosion of high quality bakeries around Seoul. I think more Koreans are getting sick of the generic ‘Paris Baguette’ and ‘Tour les Jours’ chain bakeries with their generic Korean-style bread and pastries, and now … Continue reading

October 11, 2012
by Mipa
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Veggie Holic Bakery (new location)

Remember Veggie Holic bakery (old post here and here)? Well, a few months ago, they relaunched at a new location and I finally got to check out their brand new sparkly space. I was hoping they would move to a … Continue reading

June 18, 2012
by Mipa
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Alien’s Day Out in San Francisco (Pt 1)

My San Francisco trip was so awesome and packed with yummy eats and amazing sights, that I need to split it into two parts. I’m only going to be able to share a small portion of all my photos! I … Continue reading