Alien's Day Out

October 5, 2012
by Mipa

‘Watermelon Rinds & White Jeolpyeon’ Restaurant @ Sangsu

There’s this restaurant that I always pass by when I’m around the Sangsu/Hapjeong area. I’m not sure whether it’s their green exterior or their curious name ‘수박껍질 과 하얀 절편’ that translates to ‘Watermelon Rinds and White Jeolpyeon,’ but I’ve … Continue reading

August 30, 2012
by Mipa

Forest Coffee Roasters @ Hongdae

**UPDATE Nov 23 ’12** Forest Coffee has moved and rebranded. They are now known as TAILOR COFFEE. Same owner, same roaster, same barista, same good coffee! The new shop is around the corner from the old ‘Forest location.’ Last week … 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

July 16, 2012
by Mipa

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

May 28, 2012
by Mipa
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The Soul Painter & Laksheme Revisited

Spent Friday hanging out in Hongdae with Abigail and some other friends. We did so much stuff over the weekend and have been eating tons of good food, it’s gonna take me a while to blog about it all! Right … 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

May 8, 2012
by Mipa

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 23, 2012
by Mipa

Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale 2012

It’s that time of the year~~~ Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale time! It took me a while to decide whether I was really up for it again this year, but in the end, I couldn’t let this fundraising opportunity pass me … Continue reading

April 20, 2012
by Mipa

Publique Bakery

Hidden in one of the back alleyways of Sangsu/Hapjeong area is Publique, a quaint French bakery-cafe that stands out amongst the competition. There are several notable bakeries in this neighborhood (Paul & Paulina, October, Bread 05, to name a few … Continue reading

January 18, 2012
by Mipa

Sukkara Cafe, Revisited

I can’t even remember when I last went to Sakkura Cafe in Hongdae, but it was several years ago… I remember they were semi-vegan friendly in that they had soy lattes and a vegan chickpea salad option, but not much … Continue reading