Alien's Day Out

March 14, 2013
by Mipa

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

February 1, 2013
by Mipa

Haetbbit Bueuk (Sunlight Kitchen) @ Hapjeong

There are so many cafes in the Hapjeong/Hongdae area that I’m sure nobody has any trouble finding a good spot to hang out. But if you’re looking for a super chill veg-friendly cafe that is also slightly separated from the … Continue reading

May 23, 2012
by Mipa

Going to LA~~ (& Sitara Indian restaurant review)

Guess what? I’m going to LA in June! For three whole weeks!!!! I leave on June 5 and return at the end of the month. Don’t worry, I’ll still post updates (I can never stay away from the blog for … Continue reading

February 27, 2012
by Mipa

Coffee & Bread

Hello my dear Aliens! Hope everyone had a relaxing weekend and got to enjoy the amazing weather. Ahhhh, looks like the worst of winter is over. I can finally smell spring in the air and it puts a ‘spring’ in … Continue reading

November 13, 2011
by Mipa

O Yori restaurant’s vegetarian options~

Had dinner at O Yori restaurant with Kia. It’s been forever since my last visit and they’ve added some new vegetarian items to their menu since then. One of their newer vegan items is their Dwenjang Vegetable Ramen (11,000 won). … Continue reading

October 19, 2011
by Mipa

October Artisan Boulangerie

New favorite bakery in Hapjeong: October Artisan Boulangerie! Love the interior. Reminds me of all those bakeries I visited in Pareee~ It’s got a good selection of animal-free breads and the lady at the counter is vegan-savvy in that she … Continue reading

August 1, 2011
by Mipa

Life lately~

Phew! What a week~ After I launched the Alien’s Bake Shop website last Monday, I’ve been non-stop baking~! It’s been crazy awesome. A huge thank you to everyone who has ordered so far- you guys make me so happy. In … Continue reading

October 15, 2010
by Mipa

Vegan Cookies at Naya Cafe *CLOSED*

Update Feb 2012: ***BUSINESS HAS CLOSED*** I don’t think it’s any secret that I go to cafes a lot. Lucky for me, there is no shortage of coffee shops here in Seoul, that’s for certain! Even though I’m incredibly grateful … Continue reading

July 6, 2010
by Mipa

Rice Factory @ Hapjeong Station

**** This restaurant has closed ***** updated 7-7-11 Today I met up with old college friend, Jenna and her triplet sister Maree! I was worried that I wouldn’t be able to catch her on her busy touring schedule, but thankfully, … Continue reading