Alien's Day Out

February 7, 2013
by Mipa
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Marche@ Hyehwa: Artisan food & craft market

There’s a new artisan food market in town! It’s called ‘Marche@‘ and it opens every 1st (sometimes 2nd) Saturday of the month at Hyehwa Station. It’s still pretty new as their first one was in October of last year, but … Continue reading

December 29, 2012
by Mipa
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My 2012 Year in Review

Now that 2012 is coming to a close, there are so many thoughts running through my head about everything that happened this past year, and what hopes/plans I have for 2013. Before this year is over though, I reckon I … Continue reading

October 15, 2012
by Mipa
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The Fireworks & Itaewon Global Village Festival

Now that it’s autumn, there are a ton of fall festivals going on every weekend around Seoul and the rest of Korea. Festivals for food, fireworks, music, dance, film, lanterns… too many options. Here are two that some friends and … Continue reading

July 5, 2012
by Mipa
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100 Concerts

For those in Korea, check out this upcoming music event of 100 concerts all happening in the timespan of a week — and most of them are free! My composer friend (and fellow Korean vegan) JeeSoo Shin will also be premiering … Continue reading

May 8, 2012
by Mipa
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Worldwide Vegan Bakesale for International Justice Mission

Apologies for the long gap in posting… Last week I was really busy preparing for the Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale on Saturday, and then I took a few days after that to recover. :) Since I was providing the majority … Continue reading

April 7, 2012
by Mipa
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Seoul Fashion Week & Cupcakes

This past Wednesday was spent cranking out cupcakes! Seoul Fashion Week was going on and one of the designers (SONO DRS) wanted vegan cupcakes included in their goodie bag and so they contacted me! I was super excited for the … Continue reading

March 5, 2012
by Mipa
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Coffee, Hot Dogs & the Night Flea Market

Saturday was quite an eventful day. Went for a short run, baked some cookies, and then spent the rest of the day and night hanging out with people… I feel like I haven’t been very social lately and it was … 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

December 13, 2011
by Mipa
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French Christmas Fair

Last Saturday, some friends and I checked out the French Christmas Fair at Sorae Maeul, the French village. It was a bit smaller than I expected, but it was still a good time with some interesting sights. Just being around … Continue reading

December 5, 2011
by Mipa
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MMA Night of Champions Event

On Saturday, I ended up going to an MMA event: Night of Champions! lol. This was my first time going to such an event and I don’t watch these kind of sports on TV, but Chris was going with the … Continue reading