Alien's Day Out

June 12, 2014
by Mipa
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PLANT Ver 2.0

So PLANT is back! After a hectic 3 weeks of re-organizing and a little renovating here and there, the place is back in business. A huge thank you to everyone who waited patiently (and apparently not so patiently for some … Continue reading

February 27, 2013
by Mipa
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Casablanca Sandwiches @ Haebangchon

Along Haebangchon road, there’s a great little Moroccan sandwich shop called Casablanca that has a steady and loyal following of sandwich lovers. It is very well-known among the expat community here and has become such a special part of the … Continue reading

September 10, 2012
by Mipa
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The Hungry Dog & Random Eats

It’s been a bit busy these days so I haven’t been able to blog for more than a whole week! :( But I’m back and have some pics to share~~ A friend and I recently went to The Hungry Dog … Continue reading

June 12, 2012
by Mipa
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First week back in LA

So I’ve been in LA about a week now. It’s so nice to take a break from work and Korea. I love Korea, but about once a year I need to escape… I’m sure most of you know what I’m … Continue reading

May 18, 2012
by Mipa
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The Pita Pit @ Insadong

If you’re in the Insadong area and aren’t in the mood for a full-out traditional Korean meal, or you’re on a budget, or just want a small healthy snack, then check out The Pita Pit, “Canada’s Original Pita Franchise.” It’s … Continue reading

January 12, 2012
by Mipa
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Bamboo Shoots to Save Tuna

Lately, I’ve been trying to get out of my long-time food rut and get experimental in the kitchen with main meals. I love testing new baking recipes, but I don’t get as excited when it comes to actual meals and … Continue reading

October 19, 2011
by Mipa
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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

July 6, 2011
by Mipa
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Sandwiches & Cake

It has been a strange past few days of being back in Korea. After an amazing vacation in Paris, I’m now trying to transition into this new life of unemployment (or what I hope will eventually be self-employment). :) In … Continue reading

June 27, 2011
by Mipa
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Alien’s day out in Paris (Pt 5)

Last Sunday, taking a cue from the Vegan Paris blog, I hit up the Raspail Organic Market that is held every Sunday. The fresh fruits and vegetable stalls were so diverse and vibrant, but also very expensive. I honestly can’t … Continue reading

June 23, 2011
by Mipa
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Alien’s day out in Paris (Pt 2)

Warning: this is gonna be a looooong post with tons of touristy photos that you might find rather boring, but there are also some photos of yummy vegan eats dispersed throughout, so I hope you’ll stick around! Well, I’ve been … Continue reading