Alien's Day Out

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

May 23, 2013
by Mipa
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Vegan Cinnamon Pull-Apart Bread

You know, there is nothing quite like the smell of freshly baked cinnamon rolls in the morning. It’s not exactly a healthy breakfast, but sometimes you gotta indulge your gut. I made these vegan cinnamon rolls a while ago. 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

July 16, 2012
by Mipa
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Random Eats Galore

Oh dear… it’s been so long since my last ‘random eats’ post that I’m going to mash them all into one massive post. Get ready for a deluge of food foties! First up, some recipe testing… A while ago, I … Continue reading

June 23, 2012
by Mipa
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Alien’s Day Out in Muir Woods & Napa Valley!

While in Northern California, my sister and I also stayed two nights at a friend’s house in the Bay area, a little north of Berkley. I really wanted to do something naturey, so we went to the Muir Woods! I’ve … Continue reading

June 13, 2012
by Mipa
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Asiana Airline’s “Non Dairy” meal

Woah, at the end of my last blog post, I casually asked for some vegan grub recommendations in SF and Portland, and you guys wasted no time in writing in with a ginormous list of your favorite places! You guys … Continue reading