Alien's Day Out

December 27, 2013
by Mipa

MERRY (belated) CHRISTMAS!!!!

Happy late Christmas, my dear readers!!! After 2 weeks, I finally have a break in my schedule to sit myself down and blog. Omg, I feel like the worst blogger… “I need to blog” is probably one the most frequent … Continue reading

August 10, 2012
by Mipa

Slobbie Restaurant in Hongdae

In Hongdae, there is certainly no shortage of charming coffee shops, bakeries, bars, meat-centric and western food restaurants. However, strangely, there aren’t that many restaurants with good Korean food, particularly spots that are also vegan-friendly. Ofcourse, you can get veganized … Continue reading

June 3, 2012
by Mipa

So much to blog about, so little time….

Well, it’s been a super busy week… I haven’t had any time to blog, so the draft box is seriously backed up. And I leave for Cali in 2 days!! I have to start planning and packing soon, but first … Continue reading

April 17, 2012
by Mipa

I go, you go, we go to Bibigo

I finally tried out Bibigo this weekend! This is a Korean bibimbab fast-food chain restaurant with several locations around Seoul and now also a few outside of Korea. I know you can find bibimbab anywhere in Korea, but it’s worth … Continue reading

January 13, 2012
by Mipa

Random eats so far in 2012

Here are some random eats from the past week or so. I’ve been craving bibimbab and banchan these days. Gosh, Korean food is quite simply the best. Experimental ooey gooey pecan-choc chip shortbread bars. I’ve also been baking and tasting … Continue reading

January 3, 2012
by Mipa

Out ‘n’ about

Last week, my parents were visiting Seoul and we ended up going to Gyeongbokgung palace. Can you believe that I’ve been living in Seoul for 5+ years and this was my first time going there? Wow…. it’s quite shameful. What … Continue reading

October 24, 2011
by Mipa

Songnisan in the Fall

For the past 2 years or so, my parents have been wanting to visit Mt. Songni-san in the fall because it’s pretty famous for its beautiful autumn colors. However, we were always either too busy or we missed the peak … Continue reading

July 25, 2011
by Mipa

Setting up shop

Hello dear readers! My new bake shop site is up and running at It’s a simple design and doesn’t have many fancy shopping features, but I think it’s a start, no? Browse around and let me know what you … Continue reading

February 26, 2011
by Mipa

Apparently, I’m stylish!

The other day, Susan from ‘Kittens Gone Lentil’ presented me with the ‘Stylish Blogger Award’! How cool~ As part of my acceptance of this badge, I must: *Make a post, and link back to the blogger who awarded me.*Share seven … Continue reading

February 22, 2011
by Mipa

Vegan Days @ Harunohee!

Hello dear readers in Korea! This coming Friday & Saturday (Feb 25-26), stop by Cafe Harunohee for some fabulous eats! Minju and I are putting together a scrumptious vegan menu for all you hungry bellies out there, including but not … Continue reading